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Music educator

Kathryn DeBlasis Aspenwall, music educator. Permanent Teaching Certified West Virginia, 1984. Treasurer Seceder Cemetery, Mount Pleasant, Ohio, since 1989; choir director, pianist, elder First Presbyterian Church, 1970—2005; officer - publicity History Society of Mount Pleasant, 1995—2003.

Background

Aspenwall, Kathryn DeBlasis was born on September 2, 1948 in Wheeling, West Virginia, United States. Daughter of Josephine and James DeBlasis.

Education

Bachelor of Music, University of Cincinnati, 1971. Master of Music, Duquesne University, 1979. Postgraduate, West Virginia University.

Career

Music teacher Buckeye Local Schools, Rayland, Ohio, 1970—1975. Adjunct instructor in flute Muskingum College, New Concord, 1976—1978. Music teacher Ohio County Schools, Wheeling, West Virginia, 1981—2003.

Adjunct instructor of flute West Liberty State College, 1999—2005. Presenter West Virginia Center for Professional Development, Charleston, West Virginia, since 1995. Mentor Ohio County Schools, Wheeling, 1990—2002.

Flutist Wheeling Symphony Orchestra, 1970—1991. Keynote speaker West Virginia Symposium on Mentoring. Co-owner Blossoms, Deland, Florida, 1989—2005.

Achievements

  • Permanent Teaching Certified West Virginia, 1984.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited at nationally ranked art & craft shows.

Membership

Treasurer Seceder Cemetery, Mount Pleasant, Ohio, since 1989. Choir director, pianist, elder First Presbyterian Church, 1970—2005. Officer - publicity History Society of Mount Pleasant, 1995—2003.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, gardening, painting.

Connections

Married James David Aspenwall, July 11, 1971. Children: James David, Johanna Kathryn Caplan.

father:
Josephine DeBlasis

mother:
James DeBlasis

spouse:
James David Aspenwall

children:
James David Aspenwall

Johanna Kathryn Caplan Aspenwall