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school librarian

Mary Lucille Bretsch, American school librarian. Certified teacher, supervisor. assistant organist St. Paul United Church of Christ, Belleville, since 1981. Member American Association of University Women (Second vice president 1990), Illinois School Library. Media Association, Riverwind Storytellers, Beta Phi Museum.

Background

Bretsch, Mary Lucille was born on May 27, 1946 in Urbana, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Lowell Francis and Lucille Rosetta (House) Belcher.

Education

Bachelor in Latin, Monmouth College, 1968;Master of Library Science, University of Illinois, 1975.

Career

School library, West Junior H.S., Kankakee, Illinois, 1969-1972;school library, Belleville (Illinois) West H.S., 1972-1989;school library, Belleville East H.S., since 1989.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, supervisor.

Membership

Assistant organist St. Paul United Church of Christ, Belleville, since 1981. Member American Association of University Women (Second vice president 1990), Illinois School Library. Media Association, Riverwind Storytellers, Beta Phi Museum.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, storytelling, reading, sewing.

Connections

Married Michael Bonnell, July 31, 1968 (divorced August 1971). 1 child, Melinda Anne. Married Darwin O. Bretsch, April 14, 1979.

1 child, Joanna Lynn. Stepchildren: Ryan Daniel, Kathleen Rae.

father:
Lowell Francis Belcher

mother:
Lucille Rosetta (House) Belcher

spouses:
Michael Bonnell

Darwin O. Bretsch

children:
Melinda Anne Bretsch

Joanna Lynn Bretsch

Ryan Daniel Bretsch

Kathleen Rae Bretsch