Alaska Women's Hall of Fame inducts 2 from Juneau

...means. She notably started the first accredited day care center in Alaska and created "what became the nation's first homemaker/home-health aide service to allow elders to stay and be cared for in their own homes," Clark said.Even after her second...
Mary Louise Demmert

...and grandchildren. She worked in Hawk Inlet,Barnoff Hotel, City of Angoon,Angoon Clinic Housekeeping, dispatcher homemaker, basketball manager for ANB, Jr. ANB, and ANS and Kootznoowoo Incorporated.She is survived by her children Irene Paul...
Beverly Jane Knutson

...Coeur d'Alene, to French and Frances McCoy. On March 10, 1956, Beverly married Alonzo (Lonnie) Knutson. She was a homemaker and later in life she accompanied her husband commercial fishing. Beverly enjoyed gardening, needlepoint, and was known...
Lorein Savikko

...Herbert "Hap" Savikko on November 6, 1940. The couple raised four daughters in their West Juneau home. Aside from being a homemaker Lorein served as an Elections Judge for many years. The polling site for North Douglas and West Juneau was their home on...
Ruth Lydia Stark Pantke Maves

...war's end she met and married Ralph Pantke. They adopted two children, Kathy and Jim. Ruth was a wonderful mother and homemaker. She always planted a huge garden and would can what she couldn't feed her family or give away. Her hot dog relish was...
Connie Layne Tonsgard McFadden

...poetry, short stories, and screen plays. She earned numerous awards for her writing, art work, and sewing. She earned the Homemaker of the Year Award at the Alaska State Fair three years in a row. Connie suffered a serious head injury in 2005 and had struggled...
Seven years after shooting, family still fighting to have gun case heard

...abuse problems."I have a 4- and 5-year-old daughter who won't meet their uncle, you know?" the 38-year-old homemaker and businesswoman told the Empire. "The laws need to change."Alexander, her mother and younger sister, all from Anchorage...
Andrea Story

...Bachelors of Social Work, Moorhead State, Minnesota 1982.Masters of Social Work, San Diego State 1990.Occupation(s): Homemaker.Family: Spouse, Mike Story, daughters, Ellen and Mallory, and son Ryan.Community Service: Auke Bay Homework Club...
Bennie J. Melvin

...female family names: Susan, Edna and Lyla). Foxes were raised by the family for income from the pelts. His mother was a homemaker and his father worked in the old Perseverance Mine in Juneau. The remains of the fox cages can still be seen on the island...

...and attended the University of Oregon. She wed high school sweetheart Herbert Swick on June 29, 1963. She was a mother, homemaker and volunteer. She is survived by her husband, Herbert, and daughters KristinWong (Phillip) of Saline, Mich., Elizabeth...
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