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federal employee , author , toy designer

Katherine Lavina Rahmlow, American Author, toy designer, retired federal employee ( art: lit.art: visiting)author, toy designer, retired federal employee. Recipient Special Service award United States Air Force, 1961-1962; First Place award for toy bear design United States Bear Force, 1982. Member American Association Retired Persons.

Background

Rahmlow, Katherine Lavina was born on February 1, 1912 in Viroqua, Wisconsin, United States. Daughter of Berent Ole and Tena Julia (Christianson) Dahl.

Education

Graduate with honors, La Crosse Teachers College, 1933. Postgraduate, University Wisconsin School Journalism, 1936.

Career

Civilian personnel specialist, administration United States Air Force Defense Intelligence Agency, Washington, 1958—1968. Freelance artist, author and toy designer Springfield, Virginia, since 1968.

Membership

Member of American Association Retired Persons.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Art, needlecraft, toy making, writing, playing organ and accordion.

Connections

Married Herbert Rahmlow, September 25, 1936 (deceased 1980). Children: Bruce Arlan, Bonnie Lynn Rahmlow Dennison.

father:
Berent Ole Dahl

mother:
Tena Julia (Christianson) Dahl

spouse:
Herbert Rahmlow

children:
Bruce Arlan Rahmlow

Bonnie Lynn Rahmlow Dennison Rahmlow