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Lay worker

Alice Marie VanOrsow, American lay worker. Certified associate ministry Evangelical Lutheran Church in American, 1990.

Background

VanOrsow, Alice Marie was born on March 11, 1931 in Willow City, North Dakota, United States. Daughter of Emil Wilhelm and Laura Elizabeth (Pick) Nilson.

Education

Student, Lutheran Bible Institute, 1951;student, Swedish Hospital School Nursing, 1951-1952;Bachelor, Rocky Mount Synod European Landscape Contractors Association, 1990.

Career

Christian education director King of Glory Lutheran Church, Loveland, Colorado, 1987-1990. Christian education director/youth ministry Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, Lakeland, Florida, since 1991. Delaware Rocky Mount Synod Lutheran Church Women, Englewood, Colorado, 1983, Rocky Mount Synod Lutheran Church of America, Cheyenne, Wyoming, 1985.

Northern Colorado district assembly chairperson Lutheran Church Women, Loveland, 1985-1987.

Achievements

  • Certified associate ministry Evangelical Lutheran Church in American, 1990.

Membership

Board member Parent-Teachers Association, Annandale, Minnesota, 1964-1966. Board member Lutheran Women of Loveland, 1980-1982. Branch secretary, volunteer Lutheran Brotherhood Branch 8693, Loveland, 1987-1989.

Charter member Hospice Auxiliary, Loveland, 1986. Member Associations in Ministry Evangelical Lutheran Church American (rostered), Lake Conference Clergy & Association in Ministry, Florida Synod Clergy & Associations in Ministry.

Connections

Married J. Lynn Pearson, July 9, 1952 (divorced 1962). Children: Victoria Lynne Ohm, Kristine Anne Wilson, Mark Steven.

father:
Emil Wilhelm Nilson

mother:
Laura Elizabeth (Pick) Nilson

spouse:
J. Lynn Pearson

child:
Victoria Lynne Ohm VanOrsow

child:
Kristine Anne Wilson VanOrsow

child:
Mark Steven VanOrsow