Alumni Connections

Alumni News and Life Events  |  Marriages, births, and deaths information

Just married

Carmen Anderson (G98) and Doug Zimmerman, April 29, 2012, in Salem, Ore.

Erin McKinney (G00) and Stephen Moreno, July 27, 2012, in Hillsboro, Ore.

Rebecca Freitag (G02) and Brandon Wright, April 21, 2012, in Scio, Ore.

Melissa Davis (G03) and Ryan Nyeholt, May 27, 2012, in Beaver Falls, Pa.

Kim Dittler (G04) and Erik Gellatly, Aug. 5, 2012, in Salem, Ore.

Damon Hanson (G06) and Renee Bowman, July 7, 2012, in Jacksonville, Ore.

Mandy Lefebvre (MAT06) and Lou Moreno, Oct. 13, 2012, in Newberg.

Matthew Fosket (n07) and Rachael Perrell (G08), May 8, 2012, in Tacoma, Wash.

Allyson Clemmons (G10) and Ryan Souders (G10), April 28, 2012, in Portland.

Ashley Parks (G10) and Kevin Burrow, June 16, 2012, in Silverton, Ore.

Bethany Foster (G11) and Mark Ross (G12), July 7, 2012, in Tigard, Ore.

Joshua Garcia (G12) and Keri Moore (G12), July 6, 2012, in Beaverton, Ore.

Baby Bruins

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Darci (Nolta) VandenHoek (G92) and Kirk VandenHoek (G93), a boy, Kevin Isaac, born Jan. 12, 2002, and a girl, Sheba Grace, born Jan. 18, 2005, in Kampala, Uganda; adopted May 20, 2012, in Sherwood, Ore.

Randy James (G94) and Amy (Kierulff) James (G97, MAT99), a boy, Tucker Evan, May 5, 2012, in Bend, Ore.

Vivian (Hauser) Farris (G98) and Cameron Farris, a boy, Landon James, June 12, 2012, in Redwood City, Calif.

Ryo Jacob Nishimoto

Lisa (Foltz) Nishimoto (G98) and Michael Nishimoto, a boy, Ryo Jacob, July 3, 2012, in Portland.

Selena (Snider) Mack (G00) and Andrew Mack, a boy, Karsten Euriah, Sept. 28, 2011, in Boise, Idaho.

Katie (McCoy) Christensen (G01) and Alex Christensen, a boy, Colin Matthew, July 9, 2012, in Puyallup, Wash.

Rachel (De Young) Davidson (G01, MAT02) and Zach Davidson (G02, MAT03), a boy, Ezra Edward, July 26, 2012, in Clackamas, Ore.

Nigel Hunter (G01) and Nicole Hunter, a girl, LucyGrace Ruth, June 19, 2012, in Wenatchee, Wash.

Adam Lapp (G01) and Melissa (Crawford) Lapp (G03), a boy, Cameron Adam, April 9, 2012, in Puyallup, Wash.

David Kilian (G02, MAT03) and Nicole (Bostic) Kilian (G04, G09), a boy, Isaiah Dwight, Nov. 23, 2012, in Portland.

Cherish (Wilcox) Thiessen (G02) and Zack Thiessen, a boy, Bradley Oliver, Aug. 22, 2012, in Portland.

Emily (Martinez) Brent-Fulps (G03) and Evan Brent-Fulps, a girl, Daphne Ardell, Sept. 4, 2012, in Portland.

Brook (Payton) Puckett (G03) and Adam Puckett (G04), a boy, Josiah Adam, Oct. 8, 2011, in Tualatin, Ore.

Ada Elizabeth Burg

Matt Burg (G04, MAT05) and Megan Burg, a girl, Ada Elizabeth, Aug. 19, 2011, in Newberg.

Emily (Condie) Christensen (G04) and Brad Christensen (G05), a girl, Joy Basma, Feb. 17, 2012, in Hong Kong.

Mark Johnson (G04) and Elissa (Hayworth) Johnson (G05), a boy, Micah James, March 30, 2012, in Portland.

Bethany (Thompson) Magnuson (G04, MAT06) and Ryan Magnuson (G04), a boy, Isaac Wesley, July 12, 2012, in Newberg.

Carrie (Sullins) Rosing (G04) and Casey Rosing, a girl, Norah Autumn, Oct. 6, 2012, in Sacramento, Calif.

Jarett Creason (G05) and Nicole (Thorne) Creason (G06), a boy, Jericho Craig, June 25, 2012, in Clackamas, Ore.

Noah Kirk Grover

Kirk Grover (G05) and Sara Grover, a boy, Noah Kirk, Dec. 13, 2011, in Tualatin, Ore.

Mark Johnson (G05, MAT06) and Kara (Geertz) Johnson (G07), a boy, Luke David, Aug. 17, 2012, in Newberg.

Gunnar Michael Stangland

Megan (Hinkle) Stangland (G05) and Jason Stangland, a boy, Gunnar Michael, May 24, 2012, in Gresham, Ore.

Bethany (Tibbs) Alanko (G06) and Gordon Alanko, a girl, Corinne Elisabeth, Dec. 22, 2011, in Boise, Idaho.

Kevin Bennie (G06) and Amy (Taggart) Bennie (G07), a girl, Ksena Grace, July 25, 2012, in Chino, Calif.

Jack Brown (MDiv07) and Marcie Brown, a boy, Samuel Arnold, June 6, 2012, in Winston-Salem, N.C.

Anaya Rae Griffith

Cary Griffith (G08) and Kayin (Mathae) Griffith (G08), a girl, Anaya Rae, Sept. 13, 2012, in Newberg.

Bradley Paulin (G09, MBA10) and Sarah Paulin (G09, MAT12), a girl, Alice Elizabeth, Sept. 25, 2012, in Portland.

Vladimir Tkach (G09) and Violetta Tkach, a boy, Joshua Wyatt, July 7, 2012, in Vancouver, Wash.

Melissa Corwin (MA10) and Brandon Corwin, a boy, Miles Brandon, Feb. 2, 2012, in Oregon City, Ore.

Ulysses Reuben King

Sarah King (MBA12) and Bubba King, a boy, Ulysses Reuben, Oct. 8, 2012, in Portland.

In memory

Phyllis (Thorne) Anderson (n33), Sept. 17, 2012, in Sherwood, Ore.

Elva (Aden) Graves (n41), July 12, 2012, in Lake Oswego, Ore.

Oliver Ketterling (MDiv51), Dec. 29, 2011, in Glendora, Calif.

Willis Green (G60) Oct. 1, 2012, in Gresham, Ore.

Wendell Pitts (G70), Oct. 15, 2012, in Bend, Ore.

Kim Cooke (ADP90), Aug. 18, 2012, in Joplin, Mo.

Steven Dickinson (PsyD99), Oct. 14, 2012, in Portland.

John Hartford (MEd01), Sept. 21, 2012, in Redmond, Ore.

Emily (Blinkhorn) Cole (MAT06), Aug. 8, 2012, in Portland.