Class Notes

Class Notes

1959
After 50 years of practicing medicine, Dr. Earl A. Schulte, Greenville, S.C., has retired. His specialty was cardiovascular anesthesiology.

1962
Jim Martin, North Canton, Ohio, was inducted into the Vanlue High School Athletic Hall of Fame in December and the Hancock County Sports Hall of Fame in April. He coached football, basketball, track and volleyball at Rittman and Akron Springfield high schools before retiring in 2000.

1968
Nancy L. (Horn) Baker, Las Vegas, retired in 2012 after working as a ticketing specialist at MGM for 16 years. She is active in ballroom dancing with her husband, Paul, and also is an ice skater.

1971
Roberta (Thomson) Pittman
, Falls Church, Va., retired for the third and final time. She taught elementary general music in Fairfax County, Va., for 26 years and was a technology resource specialist in Fairfax schools for five years. She then worked for Blackboard Inc. as a trainer and consultant. She also was the founding director of Redeemer Renaissance After-School Program at Lutheran Church of the Redeemer in McLean, Va.

1972
Margaret (Lathan) Everett, Haymarket, Va., retired in September 2016 after 24 years teaching general music and chorus. She is married to Tim L. Everett, ’70.

1976
Jesse Ramey, Hilliard, Ohio, began classes at the University of Antigua College of Medicine in August.

1978
Rev. Daniel Corretore III, Webster, N.Y., retired June 30 after serving as a United Methodist pastor for 37 years, most recently for 19 years at North Rose UMC.

1980
Mike and Barbara (Sprague) Roberts, Norwalk, Ohio, celebrated their 35th wedding anniversary May 23. He is a retired teacher from Norwalk City Schools and she retired from Monroeville Schools.

1981
Jeffrey Ellsworth, Brewster, N.Y., is a horticulturist for the New York City Parks in the Bronx.

1984
Laurie (Clayton) Haughawout, Monroeville, Ohio, has retired after 31-1/2 years as a physical education teacher with Norwalk City Schools. She recently was named Teacher of the Year by the Norwalk Teachers Association.

1989

Dr. Grant Cook, Alliance, Ohio, received the Great Teacher Award at The University of Mount Union Honors Convocation in April. Grant is a professor of music and director of choral activities at UMU, where he conducts the Concert Choir and Cantus Femina, teaches choral conducting and literature and administers the university’s choral program. (Pictured with Grant is John Frazier, ’93, the vice president of Student Affairs and dean of students at UMU.)

Eduardo Hernando, Miami, was recently honored as one of “12 Good Men in 2016” for the Ronald McDonald House of South Florida charity. He serves as a big brother and is involved with the Make a Wish Foundation. For eight years, he has biked cross country to raise funds for cancer research.

Karen (McKinney) Irving, Tiffin, is working in the Junior Department of the Tiffin-Seneca Public Library. She received her master’s degree in education from Heidelberg in 1999.

1991
Arika (Bleininger) Crawford, Dennison, Ohio, is a nurse at Union Hospital in Dover, Ohio.

1997
Russell and Margaret (Russell) Rutherford, Fremont, Ohio, are the parents of a son, Callan William, born Nov. 25, 2015.

1999
Karla (Kocab) Wood, Parma, Ohio, earned her MBA in human resources from Baldwin Wallace University in May.

2000
Jeremy Harrison
, Ashland, Ohio, is the founder and owner of Spire Advertising, which creates websites, marketing campaigns and systems to help small businesses grow. He is married to Kimberly (Crawford), ’00.

Ty and Sheryl (Scanlon) Schwamberger, Copley, Ohio, are the parents of a son, Preston, born April 8, 2016.

2001
Jeffery Huston, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, was promoted to senior lecturer at Kent State University, where he is the program director for the graduate and undergraduate athletic training education programs. He is married to Michelle (DiVito), ’01.

Bill Mayer, Surprise, Ariz., the athletic director at Paradise Honors, was honored with the 2015-16 Zig Kwiatkowski Rookie “Step to the Plate” Award. Bill supervised the inception of JV teams in football and boys and girls basketball at Paradise Honors.

Aaron and Heather (Hart) Powers, Columbia Station, Ohio, are the parents of a son, Rory Bray, born May 4, 2014.

2002
Monica Moszkowicz, Fort Worth, Texas, was promoted in June 2015 to marketing senior sign specialist at Michaels Stores Inc. Support Center in Irving. She has been with Michaels since 2013.

2006
Ryan ’08 and Whitney (Harkcom) Bowers, Akron, Ohio, are the parents of a son, Luke Alexander, born Nov. 28, 2015.

Brett ’07 and Kimberly (Glase) Peeples, Eastlake, Ohio, are the parents of a son, Everett Alan, born March 13, 2015.

Emily (Sendelbach) Rinaman, Tiffin, received her master’s degree in information and library science from the University of South Carolina in December 2015. She is the extension and outreach manager for the Tiffin-Seneca Public Library.

2007
Maryann Fremion and David Thomas were married May 16, 2016. She is an attorney with Schneider Smeltz Spieth Bell, LLP. The couple resides in Rocky River, Ohio.

Dr. Megan Orloski, Raleigh, N.C., is a veterinary medical officer at the Miami Animal Import Center in Miami, Fla. She received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in May.

2008
Jennifer Estes
married Tanner Ellis Oct. 10, 2015. She is pursuing a second bachelor’s degree in nursing at Tarleton State University in Stephenville, Texas, where the couple lives.

Neal D. Wears married Caitlin McCall on July 3, 2015. They live in Coshocton, Ohio.

2009
Morgan Anderson married Matthew Riley on April 9, 2016. They live in Columbus, Ohio.

Samantha Schaffner and James Gessler were married July 8, 2015. They reside in Richwood, Ohio.

Ben and Jessica (Pavelka) Schwarz ’10, Columbus, Ohio, are the parents of a son, William Joseph, born April 8, 2016.

2010
Autumn Arp
, Fremont, Ohio, is preparing for a move to Papua New Guinea in two years, where she will work as
a missionary for New Tribes Mission.

Aaron Jonhenry married Melissa Mihalek on June 25, 2016. They live in North Canton, Ohio.

2011
Allison Legge married Travis Brosh on Oct. 10, 2015. They reside in Shiner, Texas.

Jared Lizzi, Huron, Ohio, received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Ohio University on May 7. Jared is a resident in emergency medicine at Marietta Memorial Hospital.

Dennis LoConti, Springfield, Ohio, is an area coordinator in residence life at Wittenberg University. He also is working as the coordinator for leadership programs at Wittenberg and serves on the executive board of the Ohio College Personnel Association.

A son, Dexter, was born Jan. 15, 2016, to Kari Simms, Canton, Ohio.

Allyson Stanton married Josh Gates on Nov. 28, 2015. She is a teaching assistant and Ph.D. candidate at Florida State University in Tallahassee, where the couple resides.

2012
Nathan Boggs and Sarah Stump were married Aug. 30, 2014. They reside in Loveland, Ohio.

Elizabeth Cantley married Will Marshall on Nov. 7. They reside in Tiffin.

2013
John Huenemann, Gahanna, Ohio, received his master’s degree in music composition from The Ohio State University in May. He is married to Liesl (Barth), ’12. 

Alexandra Kirchner and Joe Chiarappa ’14 were married May 7, 2016. They reside in New Franklin, Ohio.

Laura Van Valkenburgh, North Royalton, Ohio, is a technical writer for Software Answers. She writes user manuals and release notes and online help for Books Progress, a suite of apps that supports student achievement and classroom management. 

2014
Sebastian Williams, Tiffin, received his master’s degree in English from Wright State University. He was appointed managing editor for the Emily Dickinson Journal in its new location at Wright State.

2015
Elaine Fowler, Nacogdoches, Texas, is a graduate assistant, pursuing her master’s degree in environmental science at Stephen F. Austin State University under the direction of Dr. Stephen Wagner, ’82.

 

 

Im Memoriam

1934
Evelyn (Guinan) Dray
, Norcross, Ga., May 28, 2015.

1940
Eleanor (Stibitz) Billmyer
, Fayetteville, N.Y., March 26, 2016.
Robert J. Mohler, Yucca Valley, Calif., May 17, 2012.

1941
Rev. Robert F. Beck
, Canal Fulton, Ohio, Dec. 25, 2015.
William T. Bell, Aurora, Ohio, June 8, 2012.
Mary E. (Eldridge) Smith, Jamestown, N.Y., Dec. 13, 2012.

1942
Ruth (Nagle) Daniel
, Dallas, April 22, 2016.
Willard C. Hosic, Seneca, S.C, April 11, 2016.

1943
Evelyn M. (Rogers) Brown
, Van Wert, Ohio, Dec. 15, 2015.

1944
Dr. Thomas Stinchcomb
, Cincinnati, April 10, 2016.

1947
Rev. Dorothy (Stinchcomb) Boroush
, Englewood, Colo., June 14, 2014.
​Marijane (Martin) Cole, Sycamore, Ohio, Jan. 30, 2016.
John M. Haberman, Westlake, Ohio, Jan. 8, 2016.
Rev. Richard L. Lammers, Pleasant Hill, Tenn., Feb. 2, 2016.
Helen L. (Firestone) Murphy, Marietta, Ohio, June 5, 2016.

1948
Gunther H. Doerfert
, Kingsport, Tenn., Nov. 17, 2015.

1949
Herman C. Ahrens Jr.
, Lansdale, Pa., Feb. 24, 2016.
Franklin G. Bissell, Salina, Kan., Jan. 28, 2016.
Dorothy M. (Hedges) Eberts, Kalamazoo, Mich., Feb. 9, 2016.
James J. Hale, El Dorado Hills, Calif., Aug. 10, 2014.
Robert Lingswiler, Berea, Ohio, Jan. 12, 2016.

1950
Lowell K. Good
, Lakewood, Ohio, May 29, 2016.
Jan (Zellner) Leake, Sandusky, Ohio, Feb. 14, 2016.
Norman McElheny, Hilliard, Ohio, May 8, 2016.
Harvey L. Meyers, Beecher, Ill., Dec. 1, 2015.
Charles L. Miller, Barberton, Ohio, Feb. 21, 2016.

1951
Dorothy M. Bottjer
, Hendersonville, N.C., April 12, 2013.
Richard M. Butdorf, Tiffin, March 10, 2016.
Roger M. Doering, Richmond, Va., Dec. 17, 2015.
Fred D. Hoerger, Midland, Mich., March 5, 2016.
Dr. Paul Morrison, Flagler Beach, Fla., Jan. 30, 2016.
Carl F. Rothe, Indianapolis, Feb. 1, 2016.

1952
Dr. Eugene W. Brickner
, South Bend, Ind., Jan. 27, 2016.
Roland R. Hasek, Oil City, Pa., Jan. 6, 2016.
Edward Masak Jr., Appleton, Wis., April 29, 2016.
Luella M. (Herr) Stewart, Hendersonville, N.C., March 26, 2016.

1953
Louise E. (Clausing) Anthony
, East Canton, Ohio, May 31, 2016.
Arthur F. Graham, Tiffin, Feb. 19, 2016.
Virginia (Grau) Meyer, Rochester, N.Y., Nov. 1, 2013.

1954
John C. Brinkman
, Lakewood, Ohio, Jan. 1, 2016.
Anita J. (Antles) Griesinger, Doylestown, Pa., Jan. 26, 2016.
Marlene A. McKillip, Sagamore Hills, Ohio, May 13, 2016.
Dr. James R. Somerville, Marietta, Ohio, March 8, 2016.

1955
Verna E. (Kessler) Field
, Toledo, Ohio, Jan. 25, 2016.
Bonnie L. (Cherp) Gilliom, Upper Arlington, Ohio, Jan. 5, 2016.
R. George “Bo” Lehman, Barberton, Ohio, April 25, 2016.
James W. Schlosser, Dover, Ohio, Aug. 23, 2015.
Bruce M. Shoffner, Avon Lake, Ohio, March 23, 2016.

1956
Jon P. Cobes
, Douglas, Wyo., Aug. 18, 2015.
Peggy (Gundlach) Issler, Leesburg, Fla., March 17, 2015.
Thelma L. Lohr, Lawton, Okla., Sept. 13, 2015.

1957
Mary E. (Garber) Eichof
, Denver, April 7, 2016.

1959
Robert A. Overholt
, Tiffin, Feb. 22, 2016.
Victor C. Rowley Jr., Largo, Fla., May 13, 2016.
Charles Scheid Jr., Charlotte, N.C., Feb. 16, 2016.

1960
Carol J. Gordon
, Columbus, Ohio, April 22, 2016.
W. Barclay Rohrbaugh, Bucyrus, Ohio, May 22, 2016.

1961
Larry L. Fish
, Toledo, Ohio, Dec. 16, 2015.

1962
Frank DeLuca
, Ravenna, Ohio, Jan. 9, 2016.
Rudolph M. Susel, Mentor, Ohio, Feb. 12, 2016.

1963
Peggy J. (Merriam) Kelbley
, Nashport, Ohio, Dec. 29, 2015.

1964
J. Patrick Penrod
, Aiken, S.C., Jan. 15, 2016.

1966
Linda S. (Barth) Seling
, White Lake Township, Mich., March 11, 2016.

1967
Carole S. (Harper) Hunter
, Westport, Conn., Dec. 13, 2015.
Jacqueline K. (Cox) Neat, Taylorsville, Ky., May 30, 2016.

1968
Ronald W. Lessick
, Farmers Branch, Texas, Feb. 10, 2016.
Virginia C. (Stewart) Wolf, Alliance, Ohio, Feb. 26, 2016.

1969
Duane A. Belknap
, New Philadelphia, Ohio, Dec. 19, 2015.
Edward S. Brown Jr., Elyria, Ohio, March 13, 2016.
Charles Shambarger, Lincoln, Neb., April 3, 2016.

1970
Wallace T. Grube
, Coventry, Conn., Jan. 25, 2016.
Judith A. (Gaiser) Latham, Upper Sandusky, Ohio, April 15, 2016.

1971
Emmett D. House
, Phoenix, April 12, 2016.

1972
Ronald J. Mace
, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Oct. 2, 2011.

1973
Douglas M. Beaver
, Marion, Ohio, March 1, 2016.
William R. Homeister, Pleasant City, Ohio, April 5, 2016.

1974
David K. Eldridge
, Crystal Lake, Ill., Feb. 5, 2016.
Tom Krammes, Canton, Ohio, May 29, 2016.

1979
Richard Armstrong
, Charleston, W.Va., Dec. 25, 2015.

1980
Karen M. (Kruse) Allen
, Hampton, Va., April 14, 2016.

1982
Gerald “Joe” Dowell
, Crestline, Ohio, Feb. 24, 2016.

1982
Mary M. (Earl) Maurer
, St. Marys, Ohio, Jan. 4, 2016.

1984
Daniel W. Roberts, Beavercreek, Ohio, April 20, 2016.

2002
Cynthia J. (Bulger) Brickner
, Tiffin, May 26, 2016.

2011
​Terrelle A. Tanton, Woodbridge, Va., Feb. 27, 2016.

FRIENDS
Marjorie Aigler
, Bellevue, Ohio, April 21, 2016.
Barry S. Kirkwood, Deerfield, N.H., Dec. 9, 2015.
John A. Reinhart, Tiffin, Jan. 23, 2016.
Forrest Dean Robinson, Macomb, Ill., March 27, 2016.
Thea J. Scott, Tiffin, April 10, 2016.
Dr. Aditya K. Singh, East Lansing, Mich., Dec. 11, 2015.
Dr. Phillip A. Whitner, Perrysburg, Ohio, May 22, 2016.

 

 

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