started working for the federal government. In 1957, she finally got her
GED. Sixty years later, she’s finally finished college.
hopes to set a positive example for her many great-grandchildren.
a number of moves, the couple raised three children in Maryland. She
worked for the Department of Defense but retired in 2002.
where she was only required to pay for registration and books. She got
two associates degrees but wanted that four-year degree so she started
at UMUC two years later.
class during one semester when her husband’s health declined. So is she