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Thelma Ann Percoco

Thelma Ann Percoco, American nurse, educator. Registered Nurse, Texas. Named Teacher of Year, Lee College, 1987. Chair Pine Bluff Civic Association, La Porte, Texas, since 1984. Member American Nurses Association, National League for Nursing, Texas League for Nursing (public relations committee 1990), Texas Nurses Association (chair legislation committee 1987-1991), Sigma Theta Tau (acting chair allied health division 1992-1993).d.

Background

  • Percoco, Thelma Ann was born on September 11, 1935 in Newton, Kansas, United States. Daughter of Menno J. and Lydia A. (Miller) Hirschler.

  • Education

    • Diploma in nursing, Bethel Deaconess Hospital, Newton, 1957. Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Florida State University, 1960. Master of Science in Nursing, Texas Women's University, 1977.

    Career

    • Staff nurse, team leader Veterans Administration Hospital, Albuquerque, 1957-1958, 60. Staff nurse State Tuberculosis Hospital, Tallahassee, 1960, West Haven (Connecticut) Veterans Administration Hospital, 1960, 61. Staff nurse, team leader, than head nurse and surgical supervisor Houston Veterans Administration Hospital, 1961-1979.

      Instructor Lee College, Baytown, Texas, since 1979, Lead Institute, 1987-1993. Acting division chair allied health Lee College, Baytown, Texas, 1993-1994. Committee member American Cancer Society.

    Major achievements

    • Registered Nurse, Texas.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to various publications.

    Membership

    Chair Pine Bluff Civic Association, La Porte, Texas, since 1984. Member American Nurses Association, National League for Nursing, Texas League for Nursing (public relations committee 1990), Texas Nurses Association (chair legislation committee 1987-1991), Sigma Theta Tau (acting chair allied health division 1992-1993).d.

    Personality

    Interests

    Sailboat racing.

    Connections

    • Married Richard A. Percoco, June 5, 1960.
    • father: Menno J. Hirschler
    • mother: Lydia A. (Miller) Hirschler
    • spouse: Richard A. Percoco
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    Born September 11, 1935
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