Lifetime Giving

The following list recognizes alumni, parents, faculty, staff, and friends of Augsburg College, living and deceased, who have generously given a minimum of $100,000, including planned gifts, over a lifetime. We are immensely grateful for their examples of loyalty and commitment to the College.

  • Anonymous (7)
  • Ruth Aaskov ’53
  • Andra Adolfson
  • Helen Alne
  • Daniel ’65 and Alice Anderson
  • Donald ’60 and Violet Anderson
  • Steven and Stephanie Anderson
  • Charles+ and Catherine Anderson
  • William Anderson ’56
  • Donna Anderson ’68
  • Brian Anderson ’82 and Leeann Rock ’81
  • Oscar+ ’38 and Leola+ Anderson
  • Rev. Charles+ and Catherine Anderson
  • Shelby Gimse Andress ’56
  • Leona Radman Antholz ’41+
  • Clarette+ ’29 and Luther+ ’29 Arnold
  • Earl and Doris Bakken
  • Mary Quanbeck ’77 Barber and Loren Barber
  • Elizabeth ’82 Bartz
  • Paul ’63 and LaVonne Olson ’63 Batalden
  • Abner ’35+ and Martha Batalden
  • Sidney ’57 and Lola Lidstrom ’50 Berg
  • Sheryl Birk ’75 Gable and Mark Birk Gable
  • Barbara and Zane Birky
  • Carl Blegen+
  • Roy ’50 Bogen
  • John+ and Joyce Boss
  • Donald Bottemiller and Shellie Reed
  • Rodney and Barbara Burwell
  • Bush Foundation
  • Carlson Family Foundation
  • Carlson Companies
  • Judith Christensen
  • Richard ’74 and Nancy Colvin
  • Mary Brandt ’79 and David Croft
  • Oliver Dahl ’45
  • Michael ’86 and Dorothy Darling
  • Theodore L. and Pamala Deikel
  • Deluxe Corporation Foundation
  • Beverly Durkee
  • Darrell ’55 and Helga Egertson
  • Richard ’72 and Tamara Ekstrand
  • Tracy  Elftmann ’81
  • Fuad and Nancy El-Hibri
  • Bruce and Mary Jane Engelsma
  • Matt Entenza
  • Raymond Erickson ’50+
  • Malcolm Estrem+
  • Mark A. and Margie Eustis
  • Ever Cat Fuels, LLC
  • Philip and Laverne Fandrei
  • Philip and Jean Formo
  • Jerome ’37+ and Winifred Helland ’37+ Formo
  • Jerry M. and Jean M. Foss
  • Julian Foss ’30+
  • William and Anne Frame
  • Paul+ ’42 and Maxine+ Fridlund
  • Scott C. and Gina Gage
  • Richard ’96 and Britt Gage
  • Geoffrey ’89 and Kelly Gage
  • Barbara Carlson and Edwin Gage
  • General Mills Foundation
  • Michael ’71 and Ann Good
  • Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation
  • Theodore ’76 and Michele Grindal
  • Raymond ’57 and Janice Grinde
  • Phillip ’55+ and Lynne Gronseth
  • Franklin Groves ’85
  • Franklin N. Groves, Sr.
  • Carolyn+ and Franklin Groves
  • Anita and Leland Gwin
  • Norman and Evangeline Hagfors
  • James E. and Kathleen Haglund
  • William Halverson ’51 and Evelyn Amundson ’43 Sonnack Halverson
  • Dale ’60 and Carolyn Hanka
  • Jodi and Stanley Harpstead
  • Hunt and Diane Harris
  • Hearst Foundation
  • Loren Henderson+
  • Donald Hennings
  • Grace Forss ’57 Herr and Douglas Herr
  • O.C. Hognander, Jr.
  • Orville ’36+ and Gertrude Lund ’36+  Hognander
  • Donald+ ’39 and Phyllis Holm
  • Allen and Jean Housh
  • Robert Hoversten
  • Garfield Hoversten ’50
  • Lester Hoversten+
  • James Husfloen ’58+
  • Alvin John and Ruth Huss
  • Glenda+ and Richard Huston
  • Sandra and Richard Jacobson
  • Kinney Johnson ’65
  • Gary ’74 and Melody Johnson
  • Mark Johnson ’75
  • James Johnson
  • Wayne ’71 and Carol Pederson ’72 Jorgenson
  • W.K. Kellogg Foundation
  • Dean ’75 and Terry Kennedy
  • Bruce and Maren Kleven
  • David M. and Barbara J. C. Kleven
  • Lowell ’54 and Janice Kleven
  • Dorothy Lijsing ’47+ Kleven and E. Milton ’46 Kleven
  • E. Milton Kleven ’46+
  • Dean and Susan Kopperud
  • Kraus-Anderson Construction Company
  • Roy+ and Eleanor+ Krohn
  • Harriett Kurek+
  • David Lankinen ’88
  • Steve ’72 and Catherine Larson
  • George ’61 and Mary Larson
  • Duane Larson ’61
  • Diane M. and Philip A. Larson
  • Dean ’62 and Barbara Beglinger ’63 Larson
  • Harris ’57 and Maryon Lee
  • Karolynn Lestrud ’68
  • James Lindell ’46+
  • Terry ’73 Lindstrom and Janet Lindstrom
  • Susan Scott ’97 Lundquist and David Lundquist
  • Douglas T. and Norma C. Madsen
  • Arne ’49 and Jean Swanson ’52 Markland
  • Jennifer Smith and Richard Martin
  • McNair Program
  • Clayton ’91 and Denise Sideen ’94 McNeff
  • Marie+ and Larry McNeff
  • Gerard and Anne Meistrell
  • Hoyt ’39+ and Lucille+ Messerer
  • Robert ’70 and Sue Midness
  • Spencer ’66 and Gay Johnson ’66 Minear
  • Minneapolis Public Schools
  • Minnesota Department of Education
  • State Of Minnesota
  • Alan Montgomery and Janet Karvonen-Montgomery
  • Marlys Backlund Morland ’54
  • Paul ’84 and Nancy Mackey ’85 Mueller
  • William O. and Stephanie Naegele
  • National Science Foundation
  • Ronald ’68 and Mary Kay Nelson
  • Ida Nelson+
  • Steven ’64 and Rebecca ’65 Nielsen
  • Jeffrey ’77 and Becky Bjella ’79 Nodland
  • Lisa Novotny ’80 and Mark Flaten
  • Clifford and Martha Nylander+
  • Gordon Odegaard ’52+
  • Robert Odegard ’51+
  • Luther Olson ’56
  • Beverly “Halling” ’55 and Donald ’53 Oren
  • Robert ’50 and Ruth Ann Paulson
  • John+ and Norma Paulson
  • Richard Pautz ’37+
  • George+ and Elizabeth+ Pennock
  • Glen Person ’47
  • Harvey ’52 and Joanne Varner ’52 Peterson
  • Joyce Anderson ’65 Pfaff and Douglas Pfaff
  • David Piper
  • Harry C. and Mary Piper
  • Addison L. and Cynthia S. Piper
  • Philip ’50 and Dora Frojen ’49 Quanbeck
  • Mark ’53 and Jean Raabe
  • Maureen Reed and James Hart
  • Alan Rice
  • Olive Ronholm ’47+
  • Philip Rowberg ’41
  • Martin ’59 and Sylvia Lee Sabo
  • Saint Paul Public Schools
  • Curtis and Marian Sampson
  • Marianne B. and Robert Sander
  • Ward C.Schendel ’74 and Catherine L. B. Schendel
  • Ruth Schmidt ’52+
  • Marilee Alne ’65 Schroeder and William Schroeder
  • John Schwartz ’67
  • James and Eva Seed
  • Earl ’68 and Lisbeth Jorgensen ’70 Sethre
  • Rodney Sill ’82
  • John and Martha Singleton
  • Glen and Anna Skovholt
  • David Soli ’81
  • Paul+ and Lorene+ Steen
  • Lorene Mathwig Linder Steen+
  • Genevieve Stelberg+
  • Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation
  • Martha Stortz
  • Gladys Boxrud Strommen ’46
  • Clair ’46+ and Gladys Boxrud ’46 Strommen
  • Conrad Sunde ’15+
  • Leland and Louise Sundet
  • Dean ’81 and Amy Sundquist
  • Johan Sverdrup+
  • Helen Sverdrup+
  • Lois Swenson+
  • Gary ’80 and Deanna Tangwall
  • Glen Taylor
  • Dawn Heil Taylor ’78
  • Jean Taylor ’85 and Roger Griffith ’84
  • Teagle Foundation
  • Robert and Jill Thomas
  • Thrivent Financial for Lutherans
  • Barbara Tjornhom Nelson ’54 and Richard Nelson
  • Travelers Companies, Inc.
  • Robert ’63 and Marie Tufford
  • Emily Anne and Gedney Tuttle
  • Andrew Urness+
  • Bill ’71 and Kathy Urseth
  • US Bancorp Foundation
  • Robert Wagner ’02
  • Scott Weber ’79
  • Larry Wefring
  • John Weinard ’68 and Martha Gisselquist ’68
  • Wells Fargo and Company
  • Robert Wick ’81
  • Elsie Wildung+
  • John ’74 and Marvel Yager
  • Lisa Zeller ’81, MAL ’89 and Glenn Fuller

Every effort has been made to ensure that all names are included and spelled correctly.

If you notice an error, please contact Kevin Healy at 612-330-1619 or healyk@augsburg.edu.

† Deceased