Class Notes

Class Notes

The Class Notes section is dedicated for alumni to share information about their accomplishments and milestones. Class Notes are a way for alumni to spread the word about a promotion, award/honor received, career move, wedding, birth announcement, etc. All Class Notes are posted online and are considered for publication use in all alumni relations publications. Click here to submit a class note!

Nancy (Schreiber) Bryan recently returned from Athens, Greece from a short term missions trip with her church. While on the trip, Nancy and her team assisted refugees at a refugee center in Athens by preparing and serving a meal, assisting with showers, serving tea, and other basic necessities...
Robert Dorr and Joan (Hembd) Dorr, college sweethearts, celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary on August 10, 2016.
Ann retired from the Air Force Reserves after 24 years at the rank of Lt. Colonel. She currently works at Mayo Clinic Hospital in Phoenix as Team Lead RN.
Gail recently entered phased retirement from Pacific Lutheran University after 25 years as a librarian at Mortvedt Library. She will be working a greatly reduced schedule until May 2020.
In July 2017, Ruth retired as a pastor in the ELCA, most recently serving at St. John's Lutheran Church in Schuyler, NE for 11 years. She served also in the community, including a task force that comes to fruition this fall in the build of a home through the Schuyler Extension of Columbus (NE)...
Rev. Dr. William (Bill) Nelsen is currently serving as the Interim President at the Episcopal Divinity School, Cambridge, Massachusetts. He was asked to take on this assignment as a member of the Registry for College and University Presidents, an organization of former college and university...
I am almost 83. I stayed actively employed in Nursing for 45 years. The first four years were at Immanuel, the original hospital. After that I spent four years at the VA hospital in Omaha, Nebraska and 30 years at the VA in Phoenix, Arizona. I also spent two years in a private hospital in Tempe,...
Kenneth (Johnson) Dale, class of 1945, lives, with his wife Eloise in a retirement community in Claremont, CA. Kenneth was honored to have a new institute at the Lutheran College and Seminary in Tokyo, Japan, named "The Dale Pastoral Center" in appreciation for the work he had done for that...

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