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Marcus Clarence Rieke

college president.

Marcus Clarence Rieke, American college president.

Background

Rieke, Marcus Clarence was born on May 22, 1909 in Odessa, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Henry William and Hutoka (Smith) Rieke.

Education

Student Spokane Junior College, 1928-1929. Bachelor of Arts, St. Olaf College, 1931, Bachelor of Divinity, Capital U., 1934, Doctor of Divinity, 1950.

Career

Ordained to ministry Lutheran Church, 1934. Pastor Grace Lutheran Church, San Antonio, 1934-1935, St. John’s Lutheran Church, Genesee, Idaho, 1935-1940. Service pastor National Lutheran Council in San Antonio, 1940-1941.

Youth director American Lutheran Church, Columbus, Ohio, 1941-1959. President Texas Lutheran College, Seguin, since 1959. Author: Sincerely, In Him, 1949.

(with Doctor Gordon Huffman) From Plight to Power, 1951. Editor of youth page Lutheran Standard, 1941-1959. Home: Box 21, Route 4, Seguin, Tex.

Works

  • Author: Sincerely, In Him, 1949. (with Doctor Gordon Huffman) From Plight to Power, 1951. Editor of youth page Lutheran Standard, 1941-1959.

Connections

Married Mary (Mistress.

father:
Henry William Rieke

mother:
Hutoka (Smith) Rieke

spouse:
Mary