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Sep
15
Sep 15, 2019 at 10:53 AM

Hi Kitty !! I still have pics from the wild country overnite party you had back in early 1960's. Hope all is great with you...

Sep 15, 2019 at 7:53 AM

Welcome to our class website, Dawn. We’re glad you’ve joined us. There’s a lot to look at. Enjoy!

Aug
04
Aug 04, 2019 at 4:19 PM

Hello Classmates, Are you interested in the early frontier history of Minnesota? If so, I hope you will join me, and other members of our class, on Saturday, August 17th, for a visit to several historic sites from the Dakota Sioux Uprising. We'll visit the actual location, west of Litchfield, where 4 or 5 Sioux teenagers shot and killed members of a pioneer family on Aug 17, 1862. This was the beginning of the war that ended with a mass hanging in Mankato, of 38 Sioux warriors on Dec 26, 1862. I have met the Great Great Granddaughter of the family that helped to bury those killed in this first attack. She has agreed to met us on Saturday, and share with us her research of the war, and answer any questions we may have. She knows the subject quite well since it was the topic of her Master's thesis - from the Indian perspective. Another stop will be at the site of a murdered family, that was recorded by chiseling a record of the incident in a boulder marking the site of the attack. We will be stopping at the rock, where the inscription can still be read. Our last stop will be to visit an original pioneer cabin, complete with period furniture from the 1850's. This cabin is one of, if not the first Finnish settlement in Minnesota. It's absolutely fascinating to see the actual structures that the early pioneers built, and survived in to tame the Western frontier - which Minnesota was at that time. I am trying to get the President of the local historic society to visit with us on the 17th, but at this time that has not been confirmed. If you would like to do some additional research: google Dakota War of 1862, and/or Temperance Corners - this is the name of the Finnish cabin, and other period buildings located at the site. After we finish our last stop, those that have the time are invited for refreshments at my lake home. It's about a 6 mile drive from our last stop. If your interested in joining the tour, please send me your email address, and I will provide more specific details. Looking forward to hearing from you - Tom Anderson’s email: tomanderson111@hotmail.com

Jun
26
Jun 26, 2019 at 10:18 PM

Saddened to hear of the loss of our classmate, Sandy Teorey Rodin, who died yesterday.

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Jun
13
Jun 13, 2019 at 12:04 PM

Posted on: Jun 06, 2019 at 11:00 AM

Happy birthday, Candace, and greetings to Judge Mike.

Will be in Minnesota in July/August and maybe we can meet in Twin Cities or down in sunny Northfield. Will tell you all about my recent fun reunion lunch with Greg Long in Greenwich Village. Hadn't caught up with him in decades.

Jun
09
Jun 09, 2019 at 6:12 PM

Sadly, Tom Anderson informed us today of the loss of another of our classmates - David Field, of Edina. His obituary has been posted on our In Memory page. A life well lived. Rest in peace, David.

May
27
May 27, 2019 at 10:00 PM

Welcome to our website, Steven! We hope you’ll enjoy reconnecting with our classmates.

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May
20
May 20, 2019 at 10:49 AM

Posted on: May 15, 2019 at 7:23 PM

We received sad news that our classmate, Julie Jones Marrs, passed away on Monday, May 13, 2019. Julie was 72 and resided in Minnetonka.

Born October 22, 1946 in Lancaster, PA, she was the daughter of the late Dan and Worthington Jones.

Julie is survived by her daughters, Amy Lee Hayes and Emily Elizabeth Marrs; Larry Marrs, Amy and Emily's father; her grandchildren Hannah (21), and Maddie (17) Hayes; her sister, Marjorie and her husband John Hellweg, and her nephew Jonathan Graham and niece, Maggie Graham.

Julie was a beautiful woman, inside and out. She touched those in her life with abounding grace, kindness and fiery spunk. Her love for all things Harley, rock and roll music, cats and her family brought her great joy throughout her years. She is now in the arms of her heavenly father.

A Celebration of Life Open House will be held on Monday, May 20th at her sister's home - 3407 Moorland Rd, Minnetonka, MN 55345 from 4:00 - 8:00 PM with a time of sharing and words from family members at 6:00 PM. All family and friends are welcome.

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Apr
30
Apr 30, 2019 at 12:03 PM

Posted on: Sep 07, 2015 at 3:03 PM

Carol, on behalf of our classmates, I'd like to send you positive thoughts and prayers for a very successful surgery tomorrow when they install a biventricular pacemaker/internal cardiac defibrillator. May you have a speedy recovery and feel better than ever!

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Mar
11
Mar 11, 2019 at 2:36 PM

Just saw your response- I was just at Amelia Island Concours- lovely Jags on exhibit!

Mark Brandow posted a message. New comment added.
Mar 11, 2019 at 12:34 PM

Posted on: Feb 24, 2014 at 8:45 AM

Hi John,
I was curious where you landed!
I am lovin the dream in Mpls still working on cars..
See you in September?
Mark

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Feb
23
Feb 23, 2019 at 9:09 AM

Posted on: Feb 21, 2019 at 12:13 AM

From Mary Ann Nord -
In last Sunday's Star Tribune, I saw an obituary for Catherine Maley, who taught French at Edina when we were students. Scott Reeves, Pam Morford, Jeannie Ostendorf and anyone else who took French in those years had her for at least one year, and several of us had her for two years in a row. Her obituary doesn't mention her stint at Edina; rather, it focuses on her academic career and related honors. Apparently, her years at Edina were a transition between her undergraduate degree and her graduate school years. I guess her years as a high school teacher weren't as important to her family as her academic distinctions but she made an impression of us high schoolers! I'm sure other classmates would be interested to learn what she moved on to after she left Edina.

http://www.startribune.com/obituaries/detail/0000298126/?fullname=dr-catherine-anne-cappy-maley

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Feb
05
Feb 05, 2019 at 1:33 PM

Rick
What is the name of your hotel and where is it located???

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Jan
27
Jan 27, 2019 at 3:50 PM

Posted on: Sep 26, 2018 at 12:17 PM

Classmates, I'm reaching out to you on behalf of the son of Lowell Green, who passed away in 2001. Ryan Green is hoping to see if any of his dad's buddies from high school might still have photos with him that he could get copies of. Let me know if you do and I will put you in touch with Ryan Green. Thanks!

Kenton Nakken posted a message.
Nov
01
Nov 01, 2018 at 11:03 AM

Looking good Jean