Married in 1978 to CC grad Mark Thise. We had four children Bernadette Baugh (West Lafayette), Cyrus (Tucson, AZ) and Nathaniel (Phoenix, AZ) Oldest son Zack left us early having passed away unexpectedly in 2016. All graduated from CC.
What colleges and degrees have you received? Tell us about your career, volunteer work...
Indiana Beauticians License. Bachelor of Science Degree Purdue University. Did volunteer work for Tippecanoe Right to Life and the Monastery of the Precious Blood.
Where have you lived in the past 50 years?
We lived and raised our family in Lafayette. After the children graduated we moved to Florida and resided there for twelve years having moved back in 2015
What do you like to do in your spare time?
Enjoying the grandchildren, reading and gardening
What is your favorite memory of Central Catholic? Least favorite memory? Favorite teachers coaches, mentors
My favorite teacher was Sr. Kathleen who taught typing.
What is the best advice you have ever received?
Imagine if you woke today with only the things that you thanked God for yesterday? Thank Him everyday.
What is something that might surprise classmates about you?
Fr. Vernon in my Junior and Senior years would give me his car keys every semester to drive downtown, on my lunch break, to pick up the report cards for the school.
What is on your bucket list?
My Bucket List fluctuates, but I always wanted to visit all 50 states.