Entries tagged with ‘1961’

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James Wiberg ’61

Hi Classmates, Luray and I have had to decide from many options for our summer activities. First, Luray is serving as our congregation’s Director of Music for the month of May. Second, I am celebrating my 50th Anniversary as a Forerunner at Holden Village in the Cascades this summer and 3rd, we are combining that […]

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Don Fultz ’61 and Eunice Holm Fultz ’63

’61 Gustie Classmates, Eunice and I have just returned from our four month volunteer work in Iringa, Tanzania. We’ve been involved as Companion Congregation Coordinators between Saint Paul Area Synod and the Iringa Diocese in Tanzania since April 2000. The Iringa Diocese has 70 parishes and we have 68 involved in sister-to-sister partnerships. To date, […]

Paul D Hanson ’61

Before our long anticipated 50th reunion, I should confess to my fellow members of the class of l961 that I am spending the spring semester at St. Olaf as the Martin E. Marty Visiting Professor of Religion and the Academy. I promise to do penance in front of the Gustavus statue upon arriving with my […]

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1961 Reunion Committee Makes Final Plans

The 1961 Reunion Committee met one final time before their 50th Reunion on May 27-28, 2011 to make final preparations for the reunion.  Fourteen members of the committee were able to share in the time together.  We caught a photo of nine of them before they dispersed. Seated left to right:  Pat Ecklund Fick and […]

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John Tammi ’63

This past March, Rudy Gulstrand ’61 and John Tammi ’63 participated in the Rajalta Rajalle Hiihto, a border-to-border cross-country ski trek across Finland, starting at the Russian border and ending seven days later at the Swedish border. It covers the varied terrain of Lapland and includes skiers from several countries. This was the latest in […]

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Class of 1961 Reunion Committee

Stu Johnson, Virgene Grack Sehlin, Jim Krough, Dennis Freeman, Jo Linnee, Nan Dahl Carlson, Sally Enstrom, Pat Krogh, Judy Johnson Chaffee, Judy Fairbanks Sandberg, Lorraine Sandvig Carlson gathered on February 27 with 58 Gusties for a Winter Retreat to discuss reunion planning.  Whether attending for their spring reunion during commencement weekend or their fall reunion […]