J. Clarine J. Boyken's Homepage
Brief Biographical Sketch
Born rural Ellsworth,
Allan: BS Chemical Engineering, ISU, Ames, Iowa; MBA, with distinction, Graduate School of Business, Harvard University; President of the Titonka Savings Bank, Titonka and Forest City; married, Joy Tjaden, BA Education, St. Olaf College, Northfield, Minnesota, physical education teacher; homemaker, volunteer service, past president, Titonka Consolidated School Board of Directors. three sons: Aaron, Marshall, Lucas.
Jeffrey: BS, Aerospace Engineering, ISU, Ames, Iowa; MBA, cum laude, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin; American Airlines pilot, international; Captain, American Airlines, married, Carolyn Thompson, BS English, ISU, Ames, Iowa; Preschool/Elementary Certification, Edgewood College, Madison, Wisconsin; classroom teacher, Madison, Wisconsin. Two sons: Wade, Grant.
Mark: BS Zoology, with distinction, ISU, Ames, Iowa; MD, College of Medicine, SUI, Iowa City, Iowa; Roche Award, Certified Family Physician, River Valley Medical Center, St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin; married, Barbra Gilbertson, BA Education, Gustavus Adolphus, St. Peter, Minnesota; classroom teacher, St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin. Two sons: Jon, Steven.
Karl: BS, MS English, ISU, Ames, Iowa; BS, MS Computer Science, SUI, Iowa City, Iowa; Computer Science Systems Programmer, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa; married Diane Nash, Iowa Central College, Fort Dodge, Iowa; RN, Mercy Hospital, Iowa City, Iowa. Daughter, Fran, son, Eddie.
Quentin: BS Business Administration, with distinction, ISU, Ames, Iowa; CPA Coopers and Liebrand, Minneapolis, Juris Doctors Degree, cum laude, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan; Attorney at Law, Belin Harris, Lamson, McCormick Zumbach, Flynn Law Firm, Des Moines, Iowa; Inez Rippentrop, Central College, Fort Dodge, Iowa, Certified Medical Technician, homemaker, volunteer service. Two sons: Scott, Eric.
Wade: BS Aviation Technology,
Grant: BA Psychology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin; MA Sociology, University of California, Davis, California; doctoral candidate, University of California, Davis, California; married, Kim Johnston, Juris Doctors Degree, College of Law, University of California, Davis, California; Clerk of Court, Los Angelos; son, Max Oliver.
Aaron: BS Computer Science, ISU, Ames, Iowa; Computer Programmer, Mary Greeley Hospital, Ames, Iowa; Computer Specialist, Titonka Savings Bank, Titonka, Iowa; ABS Computer Professionals; married, Jennifer Carden; higher education, ISU, Ames, Iowa, homemaker; Daughter, Rebecca, Sons, William, Robert.
Marshall: BS Civil Engineering, ISU, Ames, Iowa; Graduate Research
Assistant, ISU, Ames, Iowa; Bio Water
Technology, ISU, Ames, Iowa; MS Bio Water Technology, ISU, Ames, Iowa;. Hydraulic Engineer, Army Corps of Engineers,
Jon: BA Education,
Steven: MA, Political Science,
Fran: City High student,
Scott: Valley High student,
Eddie: City High student,
Eric: Junior High Student,
Rebecca, William, Robert (Aaron), Tyler, Kurt, Max (Jeff)
WHISTLE AND A SPUR, a History of Titonka, with committee, 1973.
ECHOS OF SPING VALLEY, the one-room rural school of yesteryear, 1978.
HEY, GRANDMA! How to help your child to become a scholar, 1992.
THE WHISTLE BLOWS AT , Centennial History of Titonka, with committee, 1997.
AT THE END, THE BEGINNING, Oil on canvas. Signed, numbered prints available. The Original Titonka depot.
RAINBOW BRIDGE, Oil on canvas. Signed, numbered prints available.
Titonka Federated Club; past chairman of the Titonka Public Library Board, past District VI Chairman, Iowa Library Association; Titonka Consolidated School PTA; past conference chairman, church woman's group, Emmetsburg Conference, Iowa District, American Lutheran Church; church council, chairman, church parish education, chairman, church women's group, Sunday School teacher, Bible School teacher, choir, Good Hope Lutheran Church, Titonka, Iowa; Cub Scout Den Mother; officer, Titonka Area Community Betterment, Inc.; Kossuth County's nominee to Iowa Volunteer Hall of Fame, 1996.
Ask not what your community can do for you, but what you can do for your community.
Radio Shack Model IV, 1983; Tandy Laptop, 1990; Daisy
Wheel Single Strike Letter Quality printer.