Undergraduate Notes

Find out what fellow classmates are doing, and share your own news. Notes received online will be posted in the appropriate class years. Photos of alumnae/i are also welcome; please be sure to include the names of all alumnae/i in the photo along with class years.

Undergraduate Years


Catching Up

Gretchen von Goehde Winkleman

Submitted April 2, 2017: Gretchen von Goehde Winkleman and her husband have recently moved into a continuous-care retirement community in St. Louis, close to family. Jerry still teaches on line for Grand Canyon University, but there is still plenty of time for family and church activities to keep us busy.

Note Submitted: April 02, 2017

Joanne Porter

May 2, 2016: Joanne Patterson Porter is now in an assisted living facility in Cincinnati,OH. Her husband Bob passed away in August, 2015 after 63 years of marriage.

Note Submitted: February 23, 2016

Nancy Newhall

May 2, 2016: Nancy Tenney Newhall keeps busy with her family including six great grandchildren. Nancy spent Thanksgiving in Ames, IA where her granddaughter is on the faculty at Iowa State.

Note Submitted: February 23, 2016

Ruth Gallagher

May 2, 2016: Ruth Lansing Gallagher has moved to Clarksville, TN to live with her daughter. (She does not have an email)

Note Submitted: February 23, 2016


In Memoriam

Joanne Du Wick

Submitted November 7, 2016: Du Wick, Joanne Brinton. Passed away peacefully at home on October 30, 2016 at the age of 89. She was born in Bryn Mawr, PA, graduated in 1948 from Columbia University Nursing School, and in 1951 from Simmons College. She married Leonard Du Wick in 1957 in San Francisco. After the births of her two daughters, she continued her education at CSU San Francisco, and worked in hospitals, schools, camp, and public health. After retirement, she volunteered at flu clinics, the symphony, and the local library. She was an avid reader, had an interest in politics, and a sense of humor and large laugh that was instantly recognizable. She leaves behind a sister, Patricia Sheline; two daughters; Heather Du Wick, and Amanda Du Wick (Richard Humbert), and many nieces and nephews. Services will be private. Joanne donated to multiple charities, but her greatest love was for books and the library.

Note Submitted: November 07, 2016


In Memoriam

Claire Kent

May 2, 2016: Claire O'Donnell Kent of Newton died Sept.14,2015 after a long illness. Claire leaves her 6 children, several grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. Claire got her Master Degree in Nursing at Boston University and taught at Lasell College, Newton for several years.

Note Submitted: February 24, 2016


Submitted January 14, 2017: Dorothy Derry Doerfert passed away September 9, 2016.

Note Submitted: January 14, 2017

Dorothy Anthony

Submitted October 7, 2016: Dorothy Anthony passed away on April 16, 2016.

Note Submitted: October 07, 2016

Evelyn Jacobs Horowitz

Submitted September 28, 2016: Evelyn Jacobs Horowitz of Cincinnati  passed away September 15,2016 

Note Submitted: September 28, 2016

Harriett Parish

Submitted October 7, 2016: Died Sept. 15, 2016. Harriet was an active community volunteer. She was praised highly for her leadership as vice president of Class of 1947 for our 50th Reunion in 1997.

Note Submitted: October 07, 2016