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Gertrude Josephine Wentsler Edit Profile

Secondary school educator

Gertrude Josephine Wentsler, American Secondary school educator. Certified secondary teacher, Ohio. Jennings scholar, 1986-1987; recipient Journalism awards, 1987-1989, Outstanding Teacher award University of Chicago, 1989, Teacher award Friends of Wm. HowardTaft Birthplace, 1992.

Background

Wentsler, Gertrude Josephine was born on July 16, 1943 in Campbell, Ohio, United States. Daughter of John Tofil and Irene S. (Glass) Wallace.

Education

Bachelor, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, 1964. Master of Education, Xavier University, Cincinnati, 1967.

Career

Teacher history, Cincinnati Public Schools, 1964-1971;teacher history, Northwest School District, Cincinnati, since 1974.

Achievements

  • Certified secondary teacher, Ohio.

Membership

District director College Hill Forum, Cincinnati, 1972, member education committee, 1970-1973. Member National Organization of Women, Northwest Teachers Association (building representative 1975-1977), National Council Social Studies, Cincinnati Federation Teachers (membership chair 1968, building representative 1966-1969).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: needlework, reading, traveling.

Connections

Married Lawrence L. Murray, December 29, 1967 (divorced 1978). 1 child, Carolyn Murray Joyce. Married Wm. Scott Wentsler, March 4, 1989.

father:
John Tofil Wallace

mother:
Irene S. (Glass) Wallace

spouses:
Lawrence L. Murray

Wm. Scott Wentsler

child:
Carolyn Murray Joyce Wentsler