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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hey mike, glad you are still with the living. Happy b-day!!!

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Happy Birthday Marcia! I am not dead yet!

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Hi Nick. Happy birthday. I am glad you are still with us. You make the world a better place. I am still teaching, but I am getting sick of wearing a mask all day and only seeing the top half of the student's faces. sigh...

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Happy Birthday Candy! I am still alive! Glad you are too.

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May 31, 2021 at 12:29 PM

Happy Birthday!!!!

Apr 22, 2021 at 12:50 PM

Hi Suzie: Happy B-day. I am still teaching and have not cut my hair since the pandemic started. Love!

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Happy Birthday Barbara!

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Happy B-day Debbie!

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Missed it! But happy late birthday Candy. And many more! Love glen

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Happy birthday Candy!!! And many more...

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Marcia

Happy Birthday! Come to 50th in September please.

glen

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Posted on: Sep 22, 2018 at 12:43 PM

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

glen

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