The 20th Annual Service Recognition Banquet will honor 183 long-service and retiring UI support staff employees. The event, to be Oct. 27 in the Illini Union Ballroom, will honor employees who have completed their 25th, 30th, 35th and 40th year of service with the university between Sept. 1, 1996 and Aug. 31, 1997, as well as those who retired during that time.
Of those honored for long service, one employee, Barbara Schaede, School of Architecture, has completed 45 years of service; one employee, Theresa Mattingly, Administrative Information Systems and Services, has completed 40 years; 20 have completed 35 years, 49 have completed 30 years, and 39 have completed 25 years at the UI. There are also 128 retirees who will be honored, with service time ranging from 4 to 40 years. Fifty-five of the retirees are being honored for both their retirement and long service to the university.
By department, the retirees, their classifications and years of service:
Academic Policy Analysis
Eileen B. Barthel, secretary IV (transcribing), 17.
Administrative Information Systems and Services
Theresa M. Mattingly, data processing production controller III, 40; Daniel G. O'Rourke, data processing analyst II, 23.
Admissions and Records
Supatra Chaven, secretary III, 11; Louise M. Jones, admissions and records officer III, 35; Ophelia Phillips, administrative clerk, 28; Richard Frederick Taylor, admissions and records officer I, 12.
Evelyn K. Slates, secretary IV, 12.
Gladys Robinson, secretary III, 29.
Agricultural And Consumer Economics
Margaret J. Davis, secretary III, 16; Shirley J. Peters, account technician II, 12.
Donald G. Kerley, farm foreman, 31.
Donna J. Hilton, research technologist II, 36; Norris A. Schuchardt, farm foreman, 24.
Joyce A. Williams, archaeological technician, 16.
Edward L. Davis, Assembly Hall technician, 29; Georganne S. Marty, publicity promotion specialist, 18; Rita D. Norris, food service supervisor, 11.
Robert Duanne Barton, storekeeper II, 12; Shirley J. Jones, staff secretary, 9.
Linda L. Kirkham, staff secretary, 13; Eddie C. Lane, broadcasting engineer, 33; Gerald D. Wood, broadcasting engineer, 39.
Anna M. Birks, chief clerk, 17; Rose M. Jones, chief clerk, 20.
Joe D. Wallis, stores supervisor, 31.
Computing and Communications Services Office
John J. Benedino, administrative clerk, 11; Julia A. Dawson, telecommunications services specialist III, 11; Edmund J. Dewan, data processing analyst I, 25; Florence D. Nickell, telephone operator I, 20.
Dorothy L. Adolphson, cooperative extension secretary III, 16; Darlene L. Bennett, cooperative extension secretary III, 15; Patricia Ann Bertsche, community worker, 7; Vivian S. Kent, work program participant, 13; Virgie M. Mayhorn, work program participant, 18; Margaret J. Ruyle, cooperative extension secretary II, 35; Colleen Sutton, cooperative extension secretary IV, 18; Sara R. Tutko, cooperative extension secretary II, 27; Shirley Ann Van Dyke, cooperative extension secretary II, 19.
Ecology, Ethology And Evolution
Jean F. Patterson, staff secretary, 23.
Gail F. Carlson, secretary III, 8.
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Donald J. Maxwell, stores supervisor, 31; Leland E. McWhorter, senior laboratory mechanic, 32.
Shirley A. Fisk, staff secretary, 13.
Grants and Contracts
Willie J. Dozier, administrative assistant II, 18.
Robert E. Craig, painter, 32; Gary C. Dalton, assistant food service manager, 30; Dorothy Jean Demlow, kitchen helper, 12; Donald E. Farlow, painter foreman, 34; Derys M. Harper, typing clerk III, 16; Lillie M. Kelly, cook, 18; Nicoletta L. Riggle, cook, 24; Lois J. Schafroth, typing clerk III, 10.
Eugene C. Hinderer, building service foreman, 27; Judith A. Mayberry, chief clerk, 20; Nellie M. McDonald, bookstore clerk II, 16.
Janice G. Laduke, administrative secretary, 15.
Krannert Center For The Performing Arts
Ledora Johnson, Assembly Hall attendant, 21.
Liberal Arts And Sciences
Connie K. Bensyl, admissions and records officer III, 26; Ellen G. Carlson, administrative clerk, 19; Judith A. Kenney, secretary IV, 13; Barbara A. Peckham, secretary IV, 11; Oskar F. Richter, equipment specialist II, 38.
Lois Jane Phillips, library technical specialist, 31.
Dorothy L. Hite, mailing equipment operator/expeditor II, 28; Barney L. Lane, mailing equipment operator/expeditor I, 8.
Materials Research Laboratory
Carroll L. Sarver, stores supervisor, 35.
Materials Science and Engineering
Joli L. Ginsberg, secretary III, 20.
Mechanical And Industrial Engineering
Pamela S. Hills, administrative secretary, 33.
Penni J. Zoller, secretary IV, 18.
National Center for Supercomputing Applications
Rita J. Gossett, administative aide, 37.
Catherine A. Pritchard, staff secretary, 17.
Operation and Maintenance
Gerald A. Althaus, water station operator, 33; Clark U.J. Altig, elevator mechanic, 12; Robert L. Breen, building service worker, 12; Vernon G. Buenting, construction laborer foreman, 36; Frederic E. Christian, sheet metal worker, 16; Gordon C. Davis, grounds gardener, 34; Charles M. Draper, building service foreman, 12; James Echols, building service worker, 31; Jack K. Goodner, building service worker, 6; James H. Hallett, steam distribution operator, 34; John C. Halley, carpenter, 13; Earl L. Hamer, brickmason foreman, 23; James A. Hildreth, pipefitter foreman, 20; Richard L. Hopkins, electrician foreman, 30; Thomas J. Howard, building service worker, 29; Darrell D. Hulmes, steam distribution operator, 31; George S. Hursey, storekeeper II, 16; Gary A. Kingston, building service worker, 31; Robert D. Kirkland, furniture restorer, 30; Harold W. Marlow, refrigeration mechanic, 26; Allen M. McCabe, building service worker, 32; Monroe C. McCarty, steam distribution foreman, 31; Charles L. Middleton, painter foreman, 34; James C. Minor, mill worker, 31; Thomas R. Morey, plumber sub-foreman, 20; Donald L. Nichols, electrician foreman, 34; Larry D. Pinaire, principal power plant mechanic, 30; William A. Pritchard, brickmason, 35; Robert Tyler Scaggs, civil engineer II, 7; Eugene A. Schum, pipefitter sub-foreman, 23; Kenneth Smith, painter, 34; Sylvia Diane Smith, building service worker, 17; Fredric L. Strubhar, carpenter, 8; James J. Taeger, steam distribution operator, 17; John R. Turner, building service worker, 30; Bill Ted Webb, building service worker, 4; Donald E. Wheeler, building service foreman, 11; James D. Wilkerson, building service worker, 31.
Ruth A. Beals, account technician I, 34; Ruth A. Bruns, payroll clerk III, 11.
Personnel Services Office
Betty H. Norfleet, personnel officer II, 20.
Police Training Institute
Thomas R. Guiltner, properties technician, 7.
Frederick Wahlfeldt, offset printing supervisor I, 35; Gerald T. Warmbier, assistant manager of photographic laboratory, 32.
Walter A. Meyers, electronics technician II, 18.
William E. Beard, battalion fire chief, 27; Joseph R. Franks, fire equipment engineer, 27.
Norma L. Meyers, supervisor of graphic design, 23.
Myra Sue Jones, chief clerk, 11.
Rosemary Gee, purchasing assistant I, 21.
Student Accounts and Cashiering
Sonja J. McManaway, account technician I, 10.
Veterinary Clinical Medicine
Truth A. Callison, medical record technician, 11; Mary E. Pennell, chief clerk, 29.
Vocational and Technical Education
Marcia Belle Bondurant, staff secretary, 14.
Leland E. Eversole, flight line attendant II, 34.