Dick Minors

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Dick Minors
Dick Minors

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Dick Minors

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Yes! Attending Reunion
Residing In: Plymouth, MN USA
Spouse/Partner: Lee
What jobs have you held? Which job was your favorite? Ret VP of Sales, now some R Minors Consulting, LLC
Do you have any children and/or grandchildren? Hallie, b 1971
Sara, b 1973
Annie, b 1975
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Lee and I were married 52 years ago last January. All of our kids and their kids (10) live nearby. Hallie and Peter have Caleb (21), Anna (19), Samuel (15), Avigail (13), and Simon (11). Sara and Joe have Luke (8) and Nora (6). Annie and Frank have Tate (14) & McLean (12), and Bowen Walter (9).

Lee was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer on 2/14/19. She did 6 rounds of very aggressive chemo and then had a nine hour “Whipple) surgery on 7/8. Three days later pathology showed NO CANCER. Lee and our family are truly blessed!!!!!

I was an Elementary school teacher for 4 years out of college. Then I spent 35 years in Sales/Sales Mgt...mostly in ophthalmology. I had my own Search Firm for 5 years, and I am still making some placements in retirement.
We have a cottage in Michigan that is special to the whole family and now we get to spend much more time there. Lee and I stay in shape walking, riding bikes, & chasing grandchildren.

Do you have a favorite school story or a funny memory?

I will miss Bruce David...both from High School ("Ramgren, Ramgren,...") and at Drake University. I have introduced his "name-calling" in several venues. Always fun.

I also am missing Coach Odlivak. He told those of us on the Baseball team that "It's OK to go to the Prom, so long as you're home by midnight. Anything that you need to do can be done by midnight". Then, as the bus was ready to leave for a double header to Oak Park that next morning (Saturday) at 7:30, he was not pleased as two of us boarded the bus in our tuxes. Nick Odlivak had a very positive impact on my life.

What would your 1964 self have to say to your present day self?

I'm sure glad you made it...

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Happy Birthday…have a great day!!!!

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Bonnie…hope that your special day is filled with happiness and good health!

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Kath… Like Steve says, hope you have an uneventful, but extremely happy birthday! Lee’s birthday was yesterday which should remind all of us …look out for those Leos, they are strong and impressive! Love you! Dick

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Kent…Happy Birthday my friend. Hope that all is well with and for you!

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Hey Jeffrey, have a super duper fantastic day today!! Hope to see you again b4 too long... Take care!

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Hope that your half birthday has been perfect...take care.

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Dianne… Hope that your birthday is spectacular! Take care.

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Al....Hope that all your days are filled with good health and happiness!
Take care my friend! Dick

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Take care Mark and have an especially great birthday! Dick

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Happy Birthday Steve...Hope that your day, week, month, year are special in every way! Take care. Dick

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So hope that this day and all days are filled with laughter, smiles, and great health!
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Happy birthday Bert. Hope you have an incredible day with lots of smiles and laughter… Well deserved!

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Wow, is it just me or are birthdays coming faster and faster? Anyway, hoping that your “special day” is as special as you!!
HAPPY BIRTHDAY friend! Love ya, miss ya! Dr—-

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