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Lay worker

Arlene Kulp Butts, American lay worker. Recipient Volunteer of Year award, Pennsylvania State Education Retirees, 1995.

Background

Butts, Arlene Kulp was born on November 1, 1931 in Fruitville, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Herbert Walter and Florence Landis (Kulp) Borneman.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Education, Pennsylvania State College, 1953. Master in Elementary Education, Temple University, 1965.

Career

Teacher grade 2 Lower Pottsgrove Elementary School, Sanatoga, Pennsylvania, 1953—1957. Teacher grades 2-3 New Hanover Upper Frederick (Pennsylvania) Elementary School, 1957—1986. Day camp director Falkner Swamp Church, Gilbertsville, Pennsylvania, since 1986, organist, Pennsylvania, since 1956, board member, nursery school, Pennsylvania, 1968—1982.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Represented in permanent collections Allentown Art Museum.

Membership

Secretary Sister Cities International, Boyertown, Pennsylvania, since 1996. Chaparone for 8 students on exchange visit to Ukraine, 1994. Demonstrator of needlework Goschenhoppen History Society.

President Women's Ministries Falkner Swamp United Church of Christ, since 1990. Member of American Association of University Women (secretary, vice president, president 1996—2000, Honored Woman award 1988), Retired Teachers of Boyertown (secretary 2000-2001).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, camping, travel, sewing, gardening.

Connections

Married Charles Robert Butts, June 20, 1970.

father:
Herbert Walter Borneman

mother:
Florence Landis (Kulp) Borneman

spouse:
Charles Robert Butts