Glen Hamlen

Profile Updated: September 8, 2019
Residing In: Vancouver, BC Canada
Pre-Retirement Occupation: High School Physics Teacher
Spouse/Partner: Marti
Children: None
Do you still have family that live around Crystal Lake?

No

How often do you get back to Crystal Lake?

Went to 20th reunion in 1989 & 40 Reunion too.

Would you ever move back to the Crystal Lake area?

Probably not.

What got you into the kind of work you are or were doing?

Karma made me do it to make up for being such a rock pile while I was in high school.

What previous jobs did you do?

Wireless engineer for phone company for 15 years.

What did you do immediately following high school?

drifted aimlessly for 10 years until my frontal lobes finally became connected to the rest of my brain.

What do you see yourself doing in 2029?

still teaching

How long have you been married?

since 1973

Do you still see/talk to/hang out with any classmates? Who?

Mike O'Hara and I still own homes on a piece of land we bought in 1973 with 11 other people. I still see him regularly.

What have been the high points of your life since high school?

My wife, plus working overseas from 1990-1996 in Russia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Bulgaria, Poland, Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia.

What do you like to do in your spare time?

sleep. play world of warcraft. nap.

What would we be surprised to know about you?

I am healthier and happier in the second half of my life than the first half.

What are your memories of high school?

motown music on am radio

Any words of wisdom?

You only get to keep what you give away.

Where were you born?

South Dakota

Name something you love.

music

When was the last time you belly laughed?

Every school day. I teach grade 8 & 9

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Marcia

Happy Birthday! Come to 50th in September please.

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Hi Nick: Happy B-day. I want to get back for the 50th reunion. See you then, if it is happening.

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Hi Marcia:
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Happy Birthday Marcia! Way to make it another year.

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Hi Mike:

Happy B-day 2016!

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Posted on: Jan 07, 2015 at 10:33 AM

Happy Birthday Marcia. I still think of you every now and then. My heart still goes zing when I see your HS yearbook picture, even though I have been happily married for 43 years to my wonderful wife. I am a high school teacher now, and I am loving it.

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Happy B-day almost birthday buddy!

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Happy B-day Candy!

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