Velma Marie Husman, age 99, of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, passed away February 19, 2018.
Velma worked for Northwestern Bell for 27 years and retired in 1978.
Obituary and further information at George Boom Funeral Home: http://georgeboom.com/sitemaker/sites/George3/obit.cgi?user=68328085_VHusman
Jon Virgil Peglow, age 74, of Owatonna, Minnesota, passed away February 16, 2018.
Upon his honorable discharge from the Army, Jon lived in California where he began his career in the telecommunications field. He later transferred to Owatonna and worked at Northwestern Bell, US West, Quest and Century Link for 35 years.
Obituary and further information at the Owatonna People’s Press / obituaries: http://www.southernminn.com/owatonna_peoples_press/obituaries/article_631d0deb-54a4-5ae0-ac4a-abf43e0235fa.html
Frances (Fran) Rosemary Salvato, age 95, of Des Moines, Iowa, passed away February 16, 2018.
Fran worked for Northwestern Bell/AT&T selling advertising for the Yellow Pages until she retired in the early 1980’s.
Obituary and further information at the Des Moines Register / Obituaries: https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/desmoinesregister/obituary.aspx?page=lifestory&pid=188239838
Maxine LaVon Crouse, age 82, of Red Oak, Iowa, passed away February 15, 2018.
Following graduation, Maxine worked at the Northwestern Bell Telephone office in Shenandoah, Iowa
Obituary and further information at Sellergren-Lindell-DeMarce Funeral Home: http://www.sldfuneralhome.com/memsol.cgi?user_id=2073220
Geraldine “Gerry” E. Reaser, age 92, of Little Falls, Minnesota, passed away February 14, 2018.
Gerry worked for a time at Northwestern Bell.
Obituary and further information at Emblom-Brenny Funeral Service: http://www.emblombrennyfuneral.com/notices/GeraldineGerry-Reaser
Robert “Bob” “Denny” Guimond, age 77, of Pennock, Minnesota, passed away February 20, 2018.
Bob worked with Qwest for 41 years, retiring in 2004. He was President of the local CWA.
Obituary and further information at Miller Carlin Funeral Home: http://obit.millercarlin.com/archives/4087/
Colleen Boyle, age 90, of Mason City, Iowa, passed away February 08, 2018.
Colleen worked for Northwestern Bell in Mason City as a long distance operator for 30 years. She was active in the formation of the union, National Federation of Telephone Workers and participated in the Telephone Pioneers providing community service as a member of the Clown Troop.
Obituary and further information at Hogan Bremer Moore Colonial Chapel: http://www.colonialchapels.com/obituaries/Colleen-Boyle/#!/Obituary