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Marcus Clarence Rieke

Marcus Clarence Rieke, American college president.

Background

  • Rieke, Marcus Clarence was born on May 22, 1909 in Odessa, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Henry William and Hutoka (Smith) Rieke.

  • Education

    • Student Spokane Junior College, 1928-1929. Bachelor of Arts, St. Olaf College, 1931, Bachelor of Divinity, Capital U., 1934, Doctor of Divinity, 1950.

    Career

    • Ordained to ministry Lutheran Church, 1934. Pastor Grace Lutheran Church, San Antonio, 1934-1935, St. John’s Lutheran Church, Genesee, Idaho, 1935-1940. Service pastor National Lutheran Council in San Antonio, 1940-1941.

      Youth director American Lutheran Church, Columbus, Ohio, 1941-1959. President Texas Lutheran College, Seguin, since 1959. Author: Sincerely, In Him, 1949.

      (with Doctor Gordon Huffman) From Plight to Power, 1951. Editor of youth page Lutheran Standard, 1941-1959. Home: Box 21, Route 4, Seguin, Tex.

    Works

    • Author: Sincerely, In Him, 1949. (with Doctor Gordon Huffman) From Plight to Power, 1951. Editor of youth page Lutheran Standard, 1941-1959.

    Connections

    • Married Mary (Mistress.
    • father: Henry William Rieke
    • mother: Hutoka (Smith) Rieke
    • spouse: Mary
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    Born March 22, 1909
    Died March 18, 1962
    (aged 52)
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