In Memory

1940

May 2020- Marilyn Elizabeth Johnson Prouty ‘45
April 2020- Ruth “Joan” Gibson Boyanovsky ‘46
March 2020 –
Edna Vea (England) Johnson ’45
February 2020 – Marilyn (Bristol) Wicke ’48
January 2020 – Alfred Busebark ’49
December 2019 – Ferne (McNiel) Newlin ’40
December 2019 – Beverly (Nedrow) Garnatz ’48
November 2019 – Mary Ann (Schlotterback) Lorenz ’48
October 2019 – James Hoover ’42
August 2019 – Shirley (Carver) Burrell ’40
August 2019 – Melvin Fleisher ’44
March 2019 – John G. Vernon ‘47
January 2019 – Martha (Kemp) Triebel ’45
November 2018 – Shirley (Schaefer) Burke ’44
November 2018 – LeRoy Stenerson ’49
October 2018 – Dorothy (Hutton) Grenis ’44
October 2018 – Betty (Blok) Draker ’45
August 2018 – Velma Leora (Armstrong) Repstien ’41

1950

May 2020- Mary Ruth Culbert ‘53
May 2020- Margaret Mary Evans Cook ‘52
February 2020 –
William Farmer ‘55
March 2020 –Jeanne (Emmons) Carter ‘53
March 2020 –Alberta (Hendrickson) Burkhart ‘51
January 2020 – Mary (McNamara) Jencks ’55
January 2020 – Kenneth Miller ’55
December 2019 – Donald Bahm ’51
December 2019 – Ronald Knapp ’55
October 2019 – Richard Corum ’55
October 2019 – Georgia (Hutton) Windenburg ’51
May 2019 – J.C. Petrak ’51
May 2019 – Karen “Whitmer” McKee ’58
May 2019 – Thomas Murphy ’59
April 2019 – Harold “Ted” Hanna ’57
April 2019 – Verne Tanner ’50
March 2019 – James Benedict ‘50
March 2019 – Carol (Airy) Davis ‘56
February 2019 – Everett Scott ‘54
January 2019 – JoAnn (Timms) Fairley ’55
December 2018 – Arlo Benesh ’50
December 2018 – Roxy (Scott) Ventling ’54
December 2018 – Robert Mefferd ’59
November 2018 – Janice (Hagerman) Dales ’59
September 2018 – Jennie (Kinkead) Dye ’55
September 2018 – Shirley (Camp) Thompson ’59
August 2018 – Connie Beitz Alatalo ’59

1960

May 2020- Nancy A Lange ‘65
April 2020- Albert L “Butch” Lanthrop ’60
March 2020- Sheryl Ann “Sherrie” Mollenhauer Olson ‘64
February 2020 – James Rees ’61
December 2019- David Bennett ‘65
December 2019 – Roger “Bill” Northcott ’61
November 2019 – David McKibben ’61
August 2019 – Sherrie “Sue” (McMurrin) Dingle ’61
August 2019 – Jack Dingle ’60
August, 2019- Charlotte Landers Beeson ‘65
May 2019 – Judy (Mefford) Stoner ’64
May 2019 – Gary Herdliska ’69
March 2019 – Terry “TJ” Korf ‘67
February 2019 – Dennis Trout ‘66
February 2019 – Carole (Sixta) Ford ‘69
September 2018 – Bonnie Crow ’61
August 2018 – Janet Westphal ’61
August 2018 – David Woodward ’61

1970

July 2020- Bonnie Jean Himes (Yirkovsky) ‘74
June 2020- Michael R. Horning ’71
May 2020- Steve Prouty ‘75
April 2020-
Susan (Steffes) Clark ‘70
December 2019 – Debra (Johnston) Wright ’74
October 2019 – Dennis Fish ’71
October 2019 – John Holecek ’75
September 2019 – Roger Carpenter ’73
August 2019 – Garry M Sankey ’73
August 2019 – Gary A Bolden ’73
July 2019 – Joel B Cox ’72
July 2019 – Tierney (Oakley) Benesh ’76
May 2019 – Michael Blin ’70
December 2018 – Kirk Skilling ’73
September 2018 – Dr. Terry Wallace ’73
September 2018 – Michael Cox ’75
September 2018 – Kenneth Dede ’79

1980

April 2020- Kathryn Eichhorn-Fletcher ‘80
September 2019 – Arthur “Art” Willard ’81
September 2019 – Jordona “Jody” Sloan ’88
August 2019 – Jean Luse-Lawrence ’80
May 2019 – Jeff Williams ’82
March 2019 – Jerald “Jerry” McCalmant ’82
January 2019 – Teresa (Young) Smart ’80
August 2018 – Rich Watson ’83

1990

July 2019 – Allen Carter ’98
April 2019 – Steve Godecke ’98
September 2018 – Duane Ockenfels ’95

2000

March 2020 –Delancy J. (DJ) Miell ‘08
August 2018 – Nicholas Hilleshiem ’

2010

July 2019 – Alexander Prochaska ’21
June 2019 – Tyler Thompson ’16
December 2018 – Nick Wheeler ’15

Teachers & Staff

December 2019
Jan Flickinger
Vernon Middle School
Counselor 1962-1965

July 2019
Ruth Larson
Vernon Middle School
English 1969-1973

June 2019
Duane Garthwaite
Bright Beginnings Preschool
Custodian 2007-2008
Marion Ind. School District
Food Service/Van Driver 2008-2012

February 2019
Ronald Thomason
Mentzer Elementary
School Counselor 1989-1991
Starry/Emerson Elementary
School Counselor 1991-2004
Middle School/High School Coach 1989-2004

October 2018
Dr. Robert L. Thurness
Marion High School
Teacher & Coach; 1974-1981

 

November 2018
Les Dollinger
Marion High School
Social Studies Teacher; 1968-1973
Coach; 1971-1973
Longfellow Assistant Principal/Activities Director; 1974-1977
High School Principal; 1978-1981

November 2018
Elizabeth “Bess” (Pisney) McCann ’47
Lincoln School
Kindergarten; 1950-1952

September 2018
Dr. Richard M. Sorenson
Marion Independent Schools
Superintendent; 1961-1975

August 2018
Shirley Borst
Marion High School
Study Hall Supervisor; 1979-1992