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English educator

Ward Hellstrom, American English educator. Member Southeast 19th Century Studies Association (board directors 1982), Kiwanis (president 1987-1988, chairman hospice board directors 1990-1995).

Background

Hellstrom, Ward was born on February 2, 1930 in Evanston, Illinois, United States. Son of Klaus Edward and Bernice Lois (Tompkins) Hellstrom.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Northwestern University, 1952;Master of Arts, University of Illinois, Urbana, 1956;Doctor of Philosophy, University of Illinois, Urbana, 1961.

Career

From assistant professor to professor, department chairman English, U. Florida, Gainesville, 1961-1981;dean of Arts, Humanities, and Social Science, Western Kentucky U., Bowling Green, 1981-1992;Professor of English, Western Kentucky U., Bowling Green, since 1992.

Membership

Member Southeast 19th Century Studies Association (board directors 1982), Kiwanis (president 1987-1988, chairman hospice board directors 1990-1995).

Connections

Married Phyllis Joan Wyman (divorced 1979). Children: Thomas Benthin, Lory Doty, Joshua Klaus, Nathaniel, Zachary. Married Mary Louise Robinson, October 16, 1980.

1 child, Tammi Brown.

father:
Klaus Edward Hellstrom

mother:
Bernice Lois (Tompkins) Hellstrom

spouses:
Phyllis Joan Wyman

Mary Louise Robinson

children:
Thomas Benthin Hellstrom

Lory Doty Hellstrom

Joshua Klaus Hellstrom

Nathaniel Hellstrom

Zachary Hellstrom

Tammi Brown Hellstrom