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Roger Graham

Roger Graham,  of Wayzata, Minnesota, and previously of West Omaha, Nebraska,  passed away May 10, 2018.

Graham, Roger

Roger spent 35 years working for various iterations of Northwestern Bell/AT&T and accumulated a life long cadre of good friends along the way.

Obituary and further information at the Omaha World herald:


William C. Blanchard

William C. Blanchard,  age 93,  of Humboldt, Iowa,  passed away May 10, 2018.


In 1945 William began working for Northwestern Bell Telephone Co. as a lineman.

Obituary and further information at Mason-Lindhart Funeral Home:


Bev Schumann

Bev Schumann,  age 78,  of Milford, Iowa,  passed away May 13, 2018 May 13, 2018.

Bev Schumann

Bev worked for Northwestern Bell Telephone in Spencer and transferred to Anaheim, California after marriage. She worked for Bell for eight years full-time and three years part-time. She and Arv moved back from California in 1961.

Obituary and further information at Turner Jenness Family Funeral Home:!/Obituary

Virgil Richard Andersen

Virgil Richard Andersen,  age 98 ,  of Fargo, North Dakota,  passed away May 14, 2018.

Virgil Richard Andersen

Virgil started working for Northwestern Bell in 1949 as a store keeper in the construction storeroom. From there he moved to City Crew Lineman, then Installer/Repairman, and last 11 years in the Key Systems Department. He retired on May 1, 1982.

Obituary and further information at Hanson-Runsvold Funeral Home:!/Obituary