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Alvin De Wane Brandt, ’61

1961, Obituaries

Alvin De Wane Brandt, ’61

Posted on 31 October 2016

Alvin De Wane Brandt was born on March 24, 1937, in Meade, Kansas. It was during the Dust Bowl days and he referred to himself as a “dustbowl-depression baby”. He says, “Dust was so heavy you could trace tracks on the windowsill five minutes after cleaning. When you would plant seeds in Kansas, the soil […] Continue Reading

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Thomas Beatty, ’87

1987, Obituaries

Thomas Beatty, ’87

Posted on 31 October 2016

Thomas Beatty ’87 died Sept. 5 in Illinois after a battle with cancer. He was the director of the New Life Corrections Ministry, which is a jail and prison outreach and is based in Aurora, Ill. In addition, Beatty founded the Norfolk (Neb.) Rescue Mission in 1997. Shortly thereafter, he also founded a mission in Columbus, Neb. And […] Continue Reading

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Telling Stories of Hope

Classmate Update

Telling Stories of Hope

Posted on 05 October 2016

Kathy Thiessen Burrus ‘80, who majored in Bible and Church Music, has found her ministry calling in reaching out to women facing life transitions. Kathy’s work is in helping women begin again within life’s changes — to help them understand God’s plan for their lives, even in the midst of loss. Her job titles include life and marriage coach, writer, and speaker, but […] Continue Reading

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1976, Obituaries

Joseph Constantino, ’76

Posted on 12 September 2016

Joseph Constantino ’76 died May 12, 2014. He retired from MUD and was preceded in death by brother, Alfred. He is survived by wife, Carolyn S., Bellevue; children, Joe Jr. and wife Carolyn K., Colorado Springs, Colo.; Antoinette and husband Gail Colan, Omaha; Christina and husband Sam Vasta, Omaha; twin sister, Lillian Garcia, Branson, Mo.; sister, Louise […] Continue Reading

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1946, Obituaries

Orlando Eldon Klassen, ’46

Posted on 12 September 2016

Orlando Eldon Klassen ’46, 88, died in Jackson, Minn., on December 24, 2015.  He lived in Mountain Lake, Minn. for most of his life. He was born on Feb. 16, 1927, to Jacob and Elizabeth Klassen in Mountain Lake. He married Joanne Unruh on June 17, 1949, in Newton, Kansas. They farmed together near Mountain […] Continue Reading

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1948, Obituaries

Joanne Kathleen Klassen, ’48

Posted on 12 September 2016

Joanne Kathleen Klassen ’48 died November 16, 2015, in Mountain Lake, Minn., where she lived most of her married life.  She was born February 24, 1927, to John and Elizabeth Penner in Roaring Springs, Pa. She was adopted in 1929 by Daniel and Hazel Unruh after the deather of her mother. She married Orlando Klassen […] Continue Reading

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