School: Abbotsford – 2 Teachers Retiring (1970)


Surnames: Hightdudis, Gosbee, Peterson, Blazer, Fehlen

----Source: Tribune/Phonograph (Abbotsford, Clark Co., Wis.) 04 Jun 1970

Two retiring teacher from the Abbotsford public school were honored at a banquet Wednesday evening, May 27, 1970.

The two teachers, Mrs. Mary Ellen Blazer and Mrs. Ann T. Gosbee, have a total of 57 1/2 years of teaching, 18 of them in the Abbotsford school district.

Mrs. Blazer was a teacher for 27 1/2 years, with the past 10 at Abbotsford. She was the second grade teacher this past year.

Mrs. Gosbee has completed 30 years of teaching, with the past eight in the Abbotsford district. Her current assignment was as the junior high school language arts instructor.

The banquet in honor of the two women was sponsored by the Abbotsford Education Association, and was held at the Chelsea Conservation Club north of Medford.

Each was presented with engraved serving trays by the Education Association in a brief ceremony, with Jerry Fehlen, association president, making the presentation.

District Administration, George Hightdudis, also presented each of the retiring teachers with an engraved tray on behalf of the board of education.



© Every submission is protected by the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998.


Show your appreciation of this freely provided information by not copying it to any other site without our permission.


Become a Clark County History Buff


Report Broken Links

A site created and maintained by the Clark County History Buffs
and supported by your generous donations.


Webmasters: Leon Konieczny, Tanya Paschke,

Janet & Stan Schwarze, James W. Sternitzky,

Crystal Wendt & Al Wessel