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journalist , Secondary school educator

Gladys Blanche Stutzman was American secondary school educator, journalist. Certified secondary teacher, California. Named Secondary Journalism Teacher of Year California Newpaper Publications Association, 1977.


Stutzman, Gladys Blanche was born on August 12, 1921 in Sanborn, North Dakota, United States. Daughter of Charles Kershaw and Mina Blanche (Kee) Crowther.


Bachelor in Journalism, University Minnesota, 1943. Master of Arts in Mass Communications, San Jose State University, 1972.


Reporter St. Paul Pioneer-Dispatch, 1943-1945. Editor J.C. Penney Company, New York City, 1945-1946. Teacher English and journalism Willow Glen High School, San Jose, California, 1968-1987.

Freelance writer, photographer, since 1947. Consultant in field.


  • Certified secondary teacher, California.


The Gospel of Christ is the message that can lead one to salvation. It shows the essential steps that one must take to secure the goal that God wishes all to attain.


When peaceful alternatives have failed, the force of arms may regretfully be preferable to unchecked aggression, tyranny and genocide.


Responsibility for parenting is to encourage social, economic, and religious efforts to maintain and strengthen relationships within families in order that every member may be assisted toward complete personhood.


Member American Association of University Women, American Medical Association Alliance, Inc., Society Professional Journalists, Journalism Education Association, California Retired Teachers Association, Women in Communications, Friends of Library., Santa Clara County Medical Association Alliance (past president), Saratoga Foothill Club, Delta Kappa Gamma, Theta Sigma Phi, Alpha Omicron Pi.


  • Other Interests

    Music, journalism, photography, travel, flute.


Married Newell Edwin Wood, June 13, 1943 (deceased 1990). Children: Terry N., Lani, Brian R., Kevin C. Married F.L. Stutzman, November 30, 1991.

Charles Kershaw Crowther

Mina Blanche (Kee) Crowther

Newell Edwin Wood

F.L. Stutzman

Terry N. Stutzman

Lani Stutzman

Brian R. Stutzman

Kevin C. Stutzman