b'one day and he sounds happy and1980 she can get.She cannot show the fac-healthy.He lives in Petaluma, Califor- Audrey Hegedornes of her foster kiddos (for their own nia. I hit my 32nd anniversary at work, andprotection) and the numbers change all Wim Uding and his wife Jeanne camegot another transfer.Its not overseasthe time.At the moment, Renee and her the farthest to attend our reunion.Theythis time; I managed to get transferredhusband Jan have five fosters and they came early and we had a fine timeto AZ.I ended up buying a house in AZare raising two grand kids.Renee and cooking meals before we all went to re- (thanks to McGehee Woolf 79), and soldJan have two bio kids and four adopted union.the one in Virginia.Ive almost finishedkids who are also grown.In addition to children, they also raise ducks, chickens 1975remodeling/updating the kitchen andand German Shepards.Never a dull (or2006Kathy Kirchner master bath of my new house and nowquiet) moment. Renee is really lookingAbove: Wes Woolf 80 and his family.Rachel DearingJeff Civale 88 celebrated a birthday, Spent her sum- have to focus on the back yard.Be- forward to reunion next summer.Two years ago Rachel took a leap ofand there were some Orme faces pres-mer at her long- tween all this full time work and a lot of1983 faith and moved to Boise, ID from theent to help him ring in another year.time family cot- travel (so far only in the U.S. lately), IAllen Edwards San Francisco Bay Area along with herFrom left to right: Joanie Johnston Mar-tage in Rainycompleted my appraisal certificationI am doing very well. I am living in Phoe- retired parents. A few months into livingticorena 88, Cathy Beaumont 88, Jeff Lake, Ontario,and am now a Certified Senior Appraisernix, Arizona with Nancy, my wife of al- in Idaho, Rachel bought a house and ful- Civale 88, Dave Edmondson 89, Carole Canada. Shewith the National Association of Jewelrymost 30 years.I have 8 grandkids thatly embraced being a homeowner! RachelWeamer, and Beth Blackstock Burnett even brought aAppraisers and received my certificationrange from freshman in high school to ais currently working in a job where she88. little of Ormethis year.This is after completing mynew little girl that is 9 months old. Mycounsels adults and youth with develop-with her! gemology studies with the Gemmologi- mother, Marge Edwards, who taught atmental disabilities and mental illness in cal Association of Great Britain andOrme, is also doing well.She splits herthe community, school and their homes. 1977 earning my Fellow of Gemmology (FGA)time in the summer in the cooler weath- She is eager to explore new parts of Ida-Ginna Lazar to go with my Graduate Gemologist des- er near Payson, AZ and the winters inho and thoroughly loves the beautiful Has been busy showing the AQHA Showignation from the Gemology Institute ofPhoenix. state she lives in. She was recently able Circuit with her new horse Xena. OrmeAmerica.I credit Mr. Garst and my geol- Matt Disco Strelecki sent a familyto travel to Kansas to visit her grand-horsemanship students recently visitedogy class at Orme.I am opening my ap- photo from 2015. His oldest daughterPam Rogers is a counselor in privatemother who turned 90! Best wishes to all her while she was showing in nearbypraisal business in Arizona and eithersurprised Matt and his family with a visitpractice in Santa Fe, NM, specializing inmy Class of 06 alumni! Go Warriors!Scottsdale.have to come up with the capital to buildfrom South Korea where she was on acomplex trauma.She loves her work! From left to right: Adam Falkenberg 89, a little gem lab here, or talk my VirginiaFulbright grant teaching English to ele- Her son, Justin Cde Baca is in Los An- 2017 Carole Weamer 89, Brendan OConnor, appraiser boss into expanding to AZImmentary age Korean kids for 12 months. geles working in special effects and is aLucrezia Leone Tiffany Bouschor OConnor 90, Jeff Bur-voting on the second choice!I hope toGetting the whole family in one photomountain bike enthusiast. Stepson Joa- I have just moved to Berlin to begin mynett, Beth Blackstock Burnett 88, Chad see everyone at our big 40 reunion nexthas been very difficult since.Matts old- quin Cde Baca is a bankruptcy attorneylast year of university at ESCP Europe,Elliott 89, and Michelle Elliott.summer!Heads up to the Class of 1980,est got her Masters at UConn last Mayand cycle racer in New York City. after having completed a summer in-for Orme reunion photos, we identifyand now works for a smaller college internship program at Goldman Sachs. with the 70s! ;) MN; wedding bells in 2020.His second1996 Moreover, I am very happy to communi-Jennifer Onnen McDaniel just spentdaughter is expecting twin girls on 20Kristy Noesges cate to you that I will join the firm in July some time with the Garsts. Jennifer saidNovember which will make him and hisHi there! Progress is pretty quick on the2020 as a full-time investment banking that it was fun hearing stories aboutwife grandparents.Their third daughterhouse I am buying mom and I nearanalyst. is getting her Masters in Athletic Train- Jacksonville, Florida. I never thought Id Orme.She sent a photo of her clan froming after graduating last May fromretire to Florida. But, Ill still travel out2019a trip to Cancun for her oldest sons 30thDrake, and their youngest is a freshmanwest to see dad. More has been doneAndrea Cherchi 1979 birthday! John works for Ariat, James isat Drake majoring in data analytics andover the last month, but I am attaching aI will be studying computer engineering Meredith McNally a partner in a wealth management firmmusic. picture in front of the house I am buying.for this year in my hometown. Then I will Hello to all the people from long ago.in Austin, and Nick is graduating with aI am in Maryland still for another year,probably try to transfer to one of the Class of 1979. If anyone wants to recon- Masters in Geophysics. Life is good andbut get a chance to pick new orders forbest schools we have in Italy (SantAnna nect, email me at email@example.com. Ishes a proud mama. next February at the end of the month.in Pisa): I have the admission test in live in San Luis Obispo, California. March! After I complete college here (itPam (Nelson) Foley 84, Jennifer (Mi-I still have fond memories of my years atlasts 3 to 5 years), I am thinking aboutchaels) Steinmann 85, Nils Foley 86, Orme!going back to the U.S. and finishing myKort Steinmann 89, and Nadja (Foley) studies. Black 90.CAMPTracy Irish TexterCamper, 1972 and 1973. Visited Orme Peter Vlassis eldest son just bought hisearly summer 2017what fun to go up first house and the younger son willthe hill and pet a couple of beautiful graduate in December from University ofhorses. Still living in and loving the Great Arizona system engineering and start2005 Lake State of Michigan, working as a working for Honeywell. Jackie OngNurse Practitioner, loving hubby, 3 sons,Mary Beth, Cora, Emma, Lee Caldwell Renee Oppenheim Peacock also sent aRecently competed in the NPC Southand 3 grandkids. Orme memories areand Andy Caldwell.photo about as close to a family pic asCarolina Excalibur competition.forever! 66 THE ORME SCHOOL BULLETIN 2019 67'