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Katherine Helen Murray Frommelt, American Nurse ( hlth: hlth. service)nurse. Recipient Volunteer Health Service award Iowa Medical Society Auxiliary, 1985, Outstanding Volunteer awardAm. Cancer Society, 1985, Mercy Medical Center Distinguished Alumni award, 1986, Iowa governments award, 1992. Member Sigma Theta Tau., Iowa State Mothers ofTwins (state representative 1982-1983).

Background

Frommelt, Katherine Helen Murray was born on September 7, 1947 in Lancaster, Wisconsin, United States. Daughter of William Roy and Ivanelle Patricia (Key) Murray.

Education

ADEC certified as death educator 1995. Staff nurse for psychological mental health University of Wisconsin Hospital, Madison, 1968-1969. Instructor School Nursing, Mercy Medical Center, Dubuque, Iowa, 1969-1970, inservice education director, 1969-1970.

Nursing volunteer instructor, coordinator Hospice of Dubuque, 1982^, board directors, 1983^, chairperson, 1986-1989. Nurse of hope Iowa division American Cancer Society, 1983^. Occupational health program director Frommelt Industries, Dubuque, 1985-1989.

Nursing instructor Clarke College, 1989-1990, assistant professor nursing, department chairperson, 1990-1995. Board of directors, member public relations and legislation action committee Mercy Medical Center, Dubuque, 1983-1988. Member St. Joseph's School Board Education, Dubuque, 1984-1988, president, 1985-1986.

Career

Staff nurse for psychological mental health University Wisconsin Hospital, Madison, 1968—1969. Instructor school nursing Mercy Medical Center, Dubuque, Iowa, 1969—1970, in-service education director, 1969—1970. Nursing volunteer instructor, coordinator Hospice of Dubuque, since 1982, board directors, since 1983, chairperson, 1986—1989.

Nurse of hope Iowa division American Cancer Society, since 1983. Occupational health program director Frommelt Industries, Dubuque, Iowa, 1985—1989. Nursing instructor Clarke College, 1989—1990, assistant professor nursing, department chairperson, 1990—1995, associate professor, since 1995.

Membership

Member St. Joseph's School Board Education, Dubuque, 1984—1988, president, 1985—1986. Board directors, member public relations and legislation action committee Mercy Medical Center, Iowa, 1983—1988. Member of Sertoma (Service to Mankind award Dubuque 1984), Dubuqueland Mothers of Twins Club (president 1980-1982, advisory board since 1983), Iowa State Mothers of Twins Club (state representative 1982-1983), Sigma Theta Tau.

Connections

Married David John Frommelt, January 25, 1969. Children: Sean J., Jennifer L., Bridget A., Molly K. and Meghan C. (twins).