Arkakadaslar Postal Service - Membership Directory Unit"
Work party for mailing out our beautiful new 2013 Arkadaslar directory.
Pictured from left to right: Lynn Maichle (T-16), Tom and Kathy Waljeski
Kral (both T-4), Amca Dave Weinman, and Linda Scheffer (T-8). Not
pictured but also part of work party was Ken Hill (T-9).
Many thanks to Sandy Comstock Anderson
(T-13), Linda Scheffer (T-8), Lynn Maichle (T-16),and Rae Jean Sielen of
Populore Publishing (wife of Ken St. Louis (T-10)) who produced this
This directory is the largest we have produced,
with more than 144 pages, a collection of 115 of our very best photos, and
18 wonderful stories written by members about their experiences in Turkey.
Another classic photo from Dick Janzig adorns the front cover. Yours
for only the $25 membership fee!
Note: We're starting to collect stories and
photos for the next directory in three years. You can begin sending
those to Sandy Anderson: TurkeyDost@aol.com.
Bayram Dinner Photos
Photos from Sandy
Pfunder's June 2013 trip to his Peace Corps site
Recently obtained Obituaries:
Charlotte Ann (Miller)
Jirousek (T-5) passed away suddenly on Feb. 12, 2014
James J. Hogan
(T-2) passed away
January 25, 2014
Walter Salmen (T-1 and
Staff) passed away Dec. 17, 2013
Matt Halonen (T-12) passed
away February 19, 2013
Ann S. Long (T-8) passed away February 20,
Judy Ohnesorge Allee
died June 28, 2013 in Kent, Washington
Sidney W. Maurer, MD (PC
Doctor) passed away May 15, 2013.
Explore and enjoy!
Home: announcements of reunions, meetings,
Archive: board meeting
highlights, other items of interest
messages of Turkey-related events around the U.S.
Events: details about dinners, reunions, other
History: background of
our organization & PC Turkey
benefits and form
Member News: news
of interest about our members
Memories of Turkey:
RPCVs' remembrances of life and events during PC service
photos of and by Arkadaslar members, including reunions & bayram
Projects: updates on projects we support
listserv, newsletter, directory
Stories: Memories/stories of
our time in training and in Turkey
Books & Art: works
produced by Arkadaslar members
Links: Turkish-American associations,
embassy, Turkish sites, books on Turkey....