Members of the Veterans' Association of the Great Northern Railway reported
deceased during February 1957, are: Andrew W. Anderson, engineer, St. Cloud,
Minn.; Harry B. Connors, yardmaster, Sioux City, Iowa; John W. Ewen, agent,
Nashwauk, Minn.; William H. Eberhart, engineer, Seattle, Wash.; Fred P. Fischer,
D.G. timekeeper, Whitefish, Mont.; William Farr, carpenter, St. Paul, Minn.;
Alonzo C. Galland, engineer, Snohomish, Wash.; Max P. Jordon, conductor, Tacoma,
Wash.; Henry B. Linderman, engineer, Willmar, Minn.; Richard F. Mills, general
agent, Minot, N.D.; Robert T. Miller, conductor, Sioux City, Iowa; David E.
Osborne, engineer, Havre, Mont.; John C. Rossow, switch foreman, Grand Forks,
N.D.; Thomas A. Suhr, manager, telegraph school, Seattle, Wash.; John H. Voight,
air brake fitter, Pasadena, Cal.; Henry W. Waisanen, brakeman, Kelly Lake, Minn.
Members reported pensioned during February, 1957, are: William C. Birdsong,
engineer, Hillyard, Wash.; Paul M. Chapman, freight agent, Minot, N.D.; Edward
M. Cloone, yardmaster, Minot, N.D.; John W. Cox, conductor, Great Falls, Mont.;
John J. Finnessey, chief dispatcher, Minot, N.D.; Joseph J. Gruber, millwright,
St. Cloud, Minn.; Jerome E. Grimes, switch foreman, Minneapolis, Minn.; William
N. Hulett, conductor, Havre, Mont.; Henry E. Hanson, traveling auditor,
Superior, Wis.; Frank A. Heinz, interline clerk, St. Paul, Minn.; Joseph J.
Haider, layout clerk, St. Paul, Minn.; John B. Hovde, car inspector, Willmar,
Minn.; Omer Hall, ticket agent, Grand Forks, N.D.; Olaf Ihle, carman helper, St.
Paul, Minn.; William F. Kirby, labor foreman, St. Paul, Minn.; Albert Munson,
tractor driver, St. Paul, Minn.; Arnold S. Nordin, general B & B foreman,
Superior, Wis.; Theodore H. Plombon, roundhouse laborer, St. Cloud, Minn.;
William J. Rogers, engineer, St. Paul, Minn.; Joseph C. Sullivan, employe
relations assistant, St. Paul, Minn.; Adolph E. Scheidegger, brakeman, Fargo,
N.D.; Rudolph D. Spieker, yardmaster, Waite Park, Minn.; M.W. Touschette,
conductor, Whitefish, Mont.; Roman Ziuchkovski, district gang foreman, Trinidad,
J.C. Sutton, retired Great Northern Passenger Representative, Seattle City
Ticket Office, died on March 4.
Mr. M.C. LaBertew, former Superintendent of Great Northern Railway's Kalispell
Division, died recently in Portland, Oregon.
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