Mel and Bobbie Glerup are transferring their membership from Littleton United Methodist Church. Mel is retired from Texaco as a Petroleum Geologist. Bobbie worked part-time and raised her two children. Originally from South Dakota and Ohio, they lived in Colorado before moving to Arizona. Their highlights of their lives have been Ranching, Farming and their marriage of 26 years. Mel’s hobbies are geology and current events, Bobbie enjoys gardening, traveling.
Donald May has been attending Sun Lakes United Methodist Church for 14 years and has been “checking us out.” He has decided it is about time to join. Donald is re-affirming his faith. He lived in Kansas City, Missouri where he retired from self-employment. His highlights are patents in the building trade with his company, A.B. May Hydraulics and his marriage of 36 years. He enjoys golf and has had two hole-in-ones.
Leo and Nancy Peterson are joining us as Associate Members of Hope Lutheran in Fargo North Dakota. They are originally from South Dakota and graduated from South Dakota State University. Leo served in the Army for 3 years and worked as a Fisheries Biologist before changing his career path as a Teacher in Biology and Coaching High School Baseball and Basketball. Nancy worked and traveled for the Extension Department of South Dakota State University. Their highlights have been traveling to Europe. Nancy enjoys reading, sewing, music, playing bridge and baking. Leo enjoys fishing, hunting, and golf. He is a dedicated sports fan of the Chicago White Sox.
Ralph and Lynne Pucci are transferring their membership from First Congregational Church in Downers Grove Illinois. They met at Bradley University and have been married for 56 years. Ralph is retired from being a General Partner with Hennessy and Associates and a member of the Chicago Board and Trade. Lynne worked as a teacher before becoming a full-time stay at home mom. Their highlights have been volunteer work at their children’s schools, their church and local hospital, and world traveling. Ralph enjoys aircraft and World War ll history, his hobbies are research on stocks and commodities. Lynne enjoys reading, computer games, walking, and Pilates.