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Theresa Marie Boekholder Edit Profile

Theresa Marie Boekholder, American Geriatrics nurse Avocations: church organist, nursing home organist, gardening, sewing, walking. F C. Recipient People of Northwest Illinois award, 1990. President American Heart Association, Freeport, 1980-1982; blood pressure screener Am.Heart Association, Freeport, 1982-1994.

Background

Boekholder, Theresa Marie was born on January 20, 1938 in Fort Smith, Arkansas, United States. Daughter of Paul John and Rose Marie (Roll) Wewers.

Education

Diploma, St. Edward Hospital School Nursing, 1959.

Career

Obstetrical nurse, St. Edward Mercy Hospital, Fort Smith, 1959-1960;obstetrical nurse, St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Dubuque, Iowa., 1960;obstetrical nurse, St. Joseph Hospital, Elgin, Illinois, 1961;obstetrical nurse, St. Francis Hospital, Freeport, Illinois, 1962-1965;head nurse post operative, Freeport Memorial Hospital, 1966-1967;supervisor P.M., Freeport Memorial Hospital, 1967-1968;office nurse, internist, Doctor D.J. Chang, Freeport, 1968-1985;geriatrics nurse, St. Joseph Home for the Aged, Freeport, 1985-1994;assistant director nursing, St. Joseph Home for the Aged, Freeport, 1994-1996;director nursing, St. Joseph Home for the Aged, Freeport, since 1996. Home assess nurse Hospice of N.W. Illinois, Freeport, 1986-1994.

Membership

President American Heart Association, Freeport, 1980-1982. Blood pressure screener American Heart Association, Freeport, 1982-1994.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Church organist, nursing home organist, gardening, sewing, walking.

Connections

Married William Henry Boekholder, April 23, 1960. Children: Deborah Joan, William Joseph.