Harold John (H.J.) Wiederspan

Harold John (H.J.) Wiederspan, 94, of Lincoln, Nebraska, passed away December 26, 2014

Obituary at the JournalStar  – http://journalstar.com/lifestyles/announcements/obituaries/wiederspan-harold-john-h-j/article_93f9c0d7-4ef2-511b-bae1-da820fb7a28e.html


Loel F. Bertrand

Loel F. Bertrand, age 93, of New Hope, MN, and formerly of Buffalo, passed away December 24, 2014

Loel was a Chief Engineer at Northwestern Bell for many years

Obituary and further information at Peterson Chapel –  http://www.thepetersonchapel.com/memorial.php?mem_NUM=2611&search_order=default&flag=

Obituary and further information also available at StarTribune | obituaries – http://www.startribune.com/obituaries/detail/56352/?fullname=loel-f-bertrand

Grace E. McCoy

Grace E. McCoy, age 88, passed away December 19, 2014, at Mercy Hospital.

“Grace was proud to say she had worked at Quest, formerly US West, for over 42 years before her retirement in 1989.   She was a proud and an active member of the Telephone Pioneers of America.”

Obituary and further information available at Hoy-Kilnoski Funeral Home – http://www.hoyfuneral.com/obituaries/Grace-Mccoy/#!/Obituary

The Daily Nonpareil Obituary: http://www.nonpareilonline.com/obituaries/grace-e-mccoy/article_093dc1cc-90f5-5086-83fd-67b56334cee5.htm

Season’s Greetings

As the year comes to a close I wanted to thank you for joining us at Twisted Pair News and wish you the very best for the Holiday Season.  Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Eid Mubarak, something else, or nothing at all, I hope the season is filled with joy and the love of family.

Thank you to all of the “Ace Reporters” who took the time to contribute news items to TPN, and special thanks to the MN Pioneers and Don K. at the AUSWR for their help and contributions.

Happy New Year!

The staff at Twisted Pair News.