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Beatrice Hauger Hennefer ’41

Beatrice Hauger Hennefer ’41, April 18, 1993, in Tacoma. She attended Reed for two years and then attended the Tacoma General School of Nursing, earning an RN in 1942. She married John Hennefer that same year. She had a long career as a nursing administrator and teacher in the Tacoma area. She was in administration at Tacoma General Hospital for two years and at Bates Vocational School's LPN program for 15 years. She was also director of nursing at St. Joseph Hospital for two years and a teacher and administrator at Fort Steilacoom Community College (now Pierce College). She earned a master's degree from the University of Washington. Survivors include her husband, a son, a daughter, three sisters, and three grandchildren.

Appeared in Reed magazine: August 1995

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