Chuck Picture Archive

Chuck is the son of Charles and Loretta, Brother to Peg and Criss, and Father to James and husband to Mary. Chuck was in the service from 1980 until 1984, then in 1986 went to work for a NY based company and has been with them ever since. Currently the designer of this website and several others that you may run across on your internet adventures, perhaps his best contribution on the web was designing a field website for his company which won him an award from his company earlier in the decade.


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Edited: December 31st, 2002

Tribute to Peg

Peg is the eldest child of Charles and Loretta, Sister to Criss and Chuck, and Aunt to James. Peg was trained as a computer key punch operator. Before most of us ever heard of windows, she was working with computers, converting data into something the computers could process. I remember when I got out of the service Peg managed to get me a job with the company she worked for, and it was hard work doing all that keypunching, but it got me through school.

Peg currently lives in Oakwood and is James closest relative so she see’s alot of the little guy. She is listed with the school as the first contact should an emergency arise with James and we are unable to be reached. We try to get together each weekend if possible and James always looks forward to the visits and hurries to the car, then plays hard to get with her when she asks for a kiss.
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Edited: December 31st, 2002

Tribute to Criss

Criss is the daughter of Loretta and Charles, Sister to Peg and Chuck, Wife to Kenny and Aunt to James. In her youth, Criss has had more jobs than anyone I know and I hope some day I can get her to list them all, everything from Macgregors Sports to Bell Telephone. She currently works as a nurse where she can torment her brother with big phony needles. I remember her using a guillotine that we used for magic tricks and bringing it into the doctors office. She then put a big sign on it saying “we now do vasectomies”.

Criss currently lives with Kenny at Lake George where they have their own pontoon and enjoy evening strolls across the lake. It was always her dream to live on a lake and she made it happen and hasn’t looked back since.
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Edited: December 31st, 2002

Renee Picture Archive

Renee is the daughter of Mark and Kathy, Granddaughter to Louise, 2nd cousin to James (and Godmother as well). Renee recently got married in Las Vegas and serves her country as an army reservist. She and her husband have been to Iraq several times in service to their country. The thing I associate most with Renee is the gift shop (Grange I think) that she worked, every time I walked into that store it seemed she was working behind the counter. At least you always knew where to find her on our Saturday visits to Trenton.
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Edited: December 30th, 2002

Natalie Picture Archive

Natalie is Marks daughter, grand daughter to Louise, James 2nd cousin, and is the mother of two beautiful children.

Currently Natalie is the mother of two beautiful children. Natalie served in the military as well, her path was a little different because she went to the Marines (I think everyone else was army). We are all very proud of Natalie and her service to this country, especially during a war.

Natalie was married while in the service but unfortunately her husband was killed in a traffic accident (non military related). This was a shock for everyone to attend a funeral for someone so young. Natalie currently is going to school part time while supporting her family as well.
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Edited: July 30th, 2002

Tribute to House on Tulane

There are over 50 years of memories in this house. James’ Grandma and Grandpa Kleiber bought the house before it was even a city. It has undergone many changes such as aluminum siding, awnings, back porch, addition and various cement work and has always served the family well. The basement has always leaked, as many in the area have and it is technically in a flood zone, although the threat of flood is super remote at best. A creek about a mile away that we used to jump over as kids technically counts as a body of water which makes this home currently a poor investment since it requires flood insurance, a plan the Clinton administration came up with to finance the homes on the Mississippi that were constantly getting flooded out.
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Edited: April 30th, 2002

Bill Picture Archive

Bill is the brother to Mary, Father to 3 children and grandfather to 2. Bill is married to Valerie and is James Uncle and currently lives in Tennessee.

Bill loves working on cars and can fix or solve almost any problem you might have. Mary tells us stories of how Bill and her father would restore old cars and make a profit doing so. My understanding is Howard (Mary and Bills Dad) is very mechanically inclined and that gift has rubbed off on Bill.
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Edited: January 1st, 2002

Mary Picture Archive

Mary is the daughter of Howard and Judith, Sister to Bill, Wife to Chuck, and Mother to James. She is one of the sweetest people I know and is always trying to help others. She is a great mother to James and he loves her very much.

Mary has worked in real estate and also worked in restaurants, both managing them and as an employee. Like her father and brother, Mary is very knowledgeable about cars and automobiles, although she stops short of working on them. Her favorite car is a Nash Metropolitan because she used to ride in one to school when she was a kid. She does web designing and has done very well in that area both creatively and financially. She also enjoys running a household and is an excellent cook for James and myself.

We would not know what to do without her.
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Edited: January 1st, 2002

Judith Picture Archive

Judith is the wife of Howard, Mother to Bill and Mary, Grandmother to James.  Judith has lived in several different places including Nashville and Denver.

Judith recently came up from Tennessee to stay at the Garden City Tower apartments here in Michigan. She found out about Garden City when she visited James one year and sent in an application. It took several years but finally there was an opening and she got in. She is currently adjusting to life in Michigan and the cold winters that we have, but she is not a stranger to it, she was actually raised in Michigan, living on Woodward near 7 mile road in the 1950’s. (more…)

Edited: January 1st, 2002

Ron Picture Archive

Ron now lives in California. Ron is Marks son, Renee’s brother, Louise’s Grandson and Natalie’s half brother. Ron goes all out for the holidays, especially Halloween and Christmas and you will see a lot of his work in these pictures.

Ron and his friend Jordan have appeared in a few television shows during his time out in Hollywood and I believe Ron has done some voice work in Hollywood as well.
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Edited: December 31st, 2001