Wyneken Memorial Lutheran School

Wyneken Memorial Lutheran School opened its school doors for the first time on Tuesday, September 2, 1969. The student body included 108 boys and 87 girls, for a total of 193 students enrolled for its first year. This represented approximately 77% of the children eligible from the three congregations that formed Wyneken Memorial Lutheran School - Zion (Friedheim), St. Paul (Preble), and St. John (Bingen). In the thirty eight years of Wyneken's history, the following teachers have served the Lord and have been a blessing to God and His people.

David Hartman 1969 - 1975 Raymond Backman 1969 - 1972
Richard Bultemeier 1969 - 1974 Marvin Meyer 1969 - 1970
Johanna Rafert 1969 - 1981 Ross Stueber 1969 - 1975
Thelma Standiford 1969 - 1986 Addy Schuller 1970 - 1971
Mrs. Michael Leaman 1970 - 1972 Kenneth Germann 1971 - 1999
Orvin Schlegel 1970 - 1987 LeaAnn Fifer 1972 - 1976
Donna Schieferstein 1972 - 2003 Donna Scheumann 1975
Walter Schefft 1975 - 1979 David Boerger 1975 - 1977
Lois Niemann 1976 - 1978 Gay Hutchison 1978 - 1979
Rae Fuhrmann 1976 - present Mike Bronner 1979 - 1983
Mark Zimmer 1979 - 1988 Lois Nord 1981 - 1982
Mrs. Keith Niemeier 1980 Pam Williamson 1982
Lisa Wallace 1982 - 1986 William Reichhart 1983 - 1985
Nancy Gowen 1983 - 1985 Megan Payne 1985 - 1987
William Griffith 1985 - 1987 Diane George 1986 - 2000
Rebecca Klenke 1986 - present Cynthia Wollman 1987 - 1988
Dean Wass 1987 - present Marcia Gevers 1988 - 1990
Marvin Drier 1987 - present Karen Bierlein 1988 - 1990
Fred Krey 1988 - 1991 Timothy Steltenpohl 1991 - 1995
Doug Dash 1990 - 1993 Deborah Miller 1991 - 1997
Kristie Brown 1992 - 1996 Michelle Martin 1995 - present
Gretchen Hardesty 1993 - 1998 Richard Schwantz 1996 - 2005
James Krupski 1997 - 2000 Pandora Zimmerman 1998
Dianne Hormann 1997 - 1999 Amy Dickmander 1998 - 1999
Jennifer Ackman 1999 Anne Hess 1999 - 2003
Ruth Armao 1999 - 2002 Heidi Werling 1999 - present
Yvonne Schwantz 1999 - 2005 Sarah May 1999 - 2001
Mary Nichols 2000 - 2005 Emily Nelson 2000 - 2001
Keith Dicke 2001 - present Lowell Timm 2001 - present
Cindy Roy 2001 - present Deb Olson 2003 - 2006
Jean Timm 2005 - present Pam Brewer 2005 - present
Janine Albert 2006 - present Amber Franz 2005 - present

We have been privileged to have the following Wyneken teachers who have called Friedheim their church home: Johanna (Rafert) Buuck, David Hartman, Richard Bultemeier, Addy Schuller, Walter Schefft, Mike Bronner, William Reichhart, William Griffith, Marvin Drier, Diane George, Doug Dash, Deborah Miller, Kristie Brown, Anne Hess, Ruth Armao, Dean Wass, Lowell Timm and Jean Timm.