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AlumNotes & In Memoriam - April 2020

IN MEMORIAM

ALUMNI

  • Vernette Helen (Kaufman) Fuchs - Class of 1939 - February 26, 2020, Pflugerville, TX
  • Albert Towns - Class of 1940 - January 24, 2020 - Pearland, TX
  • Dr. Kenneth Tiemann - Class of 1948 - January 22, 2020 - Austin, TX
  • Clarence Bohls – 1948 Alum (non-degree) - March 1, 2020 - Pflugerville, TX
  • Dr. Robert William "Bob" Pape - Class of 1950 - March 7, 2020 - Seguin, TX
  • Ruth Hobbs Mecum - Class of 1952 - January 3, 2020 - Philadelphia, PA
  • Arene M. "Renie" Gustafson - Class of 1953 - December 19, 2019 - Galveston, TX
  • Patricia Gill – 1955 Alum (non-degree) - February 20, 2020 - Johnson City, TN
  • Walter "Buster" Garza – 1955 Alum (non-degree) - January 17, 2020 - Austin, TX
  • Buckey Lee Turk - Class of 1958 - January 21, 2020 - Harlingen, TX
  • Shirley Fritsch Tingley – 1958 Alum (non-degree) - January 8, 2020 - College Station, TX
  • Frederick "Fritz" Baker - Class of 1959 - March 1, 2020 - San Antonio, TX
  • Delores "Dee" Crane - Class of 1959 - March 13, 2020 - Whitewater, CO
  • Barbara Ann Orsak - Class of 1959 - November 19, 2019 - Plano, TX
  • Allen Lloyd Mengers - 1960 Alum (non-degree) - December 7, 2019 - Corpus Christi, TX
  • Myron Schneider - Class of 1960 - March 3, 2020 - Harper, TX
  • Arthur W. Holle - Class of 1960 - March 30, 2020 - Schulenburg, TX
  • Carole Durkin Augustin – 1963 Alum (non-degree) - March 17, 2020 - Seguin, TX
  • Clara Jo Horton - Class of 1969 - December 15, 2019 - Cotulla, TX
  • Dale David Lent - Class of 1972 - December 19, 2019 - Kingman, AZ
  • Timothy Bert Salge - Class of 1975 - February 22, 2020 - New Braunfels, TX
  • Genevieve Moore - Class of 1976 - February 8, 2020 - Seguin, TX
  • Mark T. Love - Class of 1980 - March 11, 2020 - Austin, TX
  • Peter Samuel Gross III - Class of 1983 - January 16, 2020 - San Antonio, TX
  • Tyson Desmer Lambeck - Class of 2007 - January 26, 2020 - Stockdale, TX

Friends

  • Dr. Nancy Ann Burris - Faculty Emeriti - January 24, 2020 - Seguin, TX
  • Myrtle Staats - February 8, 2020 - Guadalupe County, TX
  • Russel Smith - November 21, 2019 - Hendricks, MN
  • Orpha V. Edgar - February 26, 2020 - Montgomery, TX
  • Elsie Marie Wendel - March 30, 2020 - San Antonio, TX

TORCH NOTES

1977

Pastor John Hergert ‘77 spent January-July of 2019 as the Interim Pastor of Shishmaref Lutheran Church in Shishmaref, Alaska. The church is located 22 miles south of the Arctic Circle and is the northernmost congregation in the ELCA. John has now returned to the Boise, Idaho area to enjoy retirement.

2005

Amanda Jurisic (Blume) ’05 and Chad Jurisic welcomed their second daughter, Juliana Taylor Jurisic into their family on October 17, 2019.

2012

Victoria Hoppes ’12 began her new call as the Director of Youth & Children's Ministries at Resurrection Lutheran Church in Indianapolis, Indiana in January 2020.

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