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Tessa Jacobs '11

Newman University (1998-Present)
Congratulations to Tessa Jacobs and Ryan Leonard for tying the knot on May 5, 2012. The newlywed got married in Garden City at the First Southern Baptist Church. Tessa graduated Newman with a degree in elementary education and currently a substitute teacher for USD 457 as she waits a teaching position.

Andrew Kessler '07

Newman University (1998-Present)
Andrew Kessler and Heather Likins of Hutchinson, KS announce their engagement. Groom-to-be graduated Newman in 2007 and is a respiratory therapist at Hutchinson Regional Medical Center. The couple plans to marry on June 30 in Hutchinson.

Laura Houser '10

Newman University (1998-Present)
Laura Houser and Tyler Oblinger have recently announced their engagement. Houser  graduated from Newman with a degree in secondary education and is now attending Washburn University School of Law in Topeka. The couple plans to wed June 2, 2012 in Andover.

Linda Barnett '12

Newman University (1998-Present)
Linda Barnett recently got engaged to Terrance Taylor. Bride to be will graduated Newman University in December 2012 with a bachelor's degre in elementary education. She is currently a substitute teacher for USD 457. The couple plan to marry July 13, 2013 in Garden City.

Don L. Schrader ' 88

Kansas Newman College (1973-1998)
Don L. Schrader, 58, died on May 11, 2012 in Halstead. He graduated Kansas Newman College with a BSN and worked as a registered nurse for over 39 years, and was the charge nurse at Via Christi Hospital, Wichita. He leaves behind wife Cheryl, sons, Aaron (Karessa) , Andrew (Susan), a daughter Angela. Please keep the Schrader family in your prayers.

Pat Hampel '57, '61

Sacred Heart College (1954-1972)
Congratulations to Martin and Pat Hampel who celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary May 27, 2012. The Hampel's have four children Chris, Fred, Tom, Julie Pinkerton, and five grandchildren.

Karmen Arlene Schawe ' 53

Sacred Heart Junior College (1933-1952)
On April 5, 2012 Karmen Schawe passed away. Karem was a financial bank administrative assistant and a member of St. Francis of Assis Catholic Church Rosary Group. She leaves behind sons, Galen (Brenda), Dale; daughters, Charlene (Allen) Laramore, Laura (Dennis) Cook; brothers, Gene (Peggy) Scheer, Garry (Barbara) Scheer, Lee (Barbara) Scheer; sisters, Ellie (Pat) Dye, Evelyn Lemmerbrock, Donna Borg; grandchildren, Kristen, Grant, Taylor, Nick, Baylee, Jason, Easton and Karely. Our prayers go...

Tomasa Rosales '72

Sacred Heart College (1954-1972)
Kansas Newman College (1973-1998)
Grace Rosales, 84, mother of Tomasa Rosales sadly passed away April 5, 2012 in Las Vegas, NV. Please pray for the Rosales family.

Albert Jr. '79 (Maureen '82) Rohleder

Kansas Newman College (1973-1998)
Albert Simon Rohleder, 93, father of Albert Jr. (Maureen) passed away April 20,2012. In 1951 Albert moved to Wichita, KS and worked for 31 years at Cessna Aircraft Corporation. Please remember the family in your prayers.

Ellen Anderton '64

Sacred Heart College (1954-1972)
On May 10, 2012 Ellen Anderton passed away after a long battle with cancer. Ellen worked as a legal secretary at Dugan and Dugan Law Office and was also an author and genealogist. She enjoyed spedning time with her grandchildren and with be missed. Our prayers go out to her family and friends.