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Homecoming Grand Marshals

 

Mick and Dorothy are Sacred Heart parishioners and have been married 47 years. They have three children, Mick ’90, Jeff and Brynn. Mick is a member of the Sacred Heart Hall of Fame after earning all-state honors in 3 sports and still holds the school long jump record. His successful football career led him to be drafted by the Oakland Raiders of the NFL. Mick taught and coached at the Academy from 1976-79, leading the football team to the state semi-finals in 1978. Mick recently retired as vice president of the General Agency in Mt Pleasant where he served on several state and national professional boards. Mick is a past member of the Sacred Heart Athletic Association, the Sacred Heart School Board and is currently a member of the Sacred Heart Foundation Board. He is or has served on Boards or Committees for the Red Cross, Optimist Club, Mt Pleasant Community Foundation, Boy Scouts and Simons Memorial Scholarship Fund. Dorothy was the Controller/Coordinator for CMU’s Health Services and Payroll Department until retirement in 1997. Together the Natzel’s established the Mick and Dorothy Natzel Rocket Football Operating Fund through the Mt Pleasant Community Foundation.

Past Grand Marshals

Year Inducted Name Relationship to SHA or Year Graduated

2001

Phil Durocher                         

Longtime Teacher

2002

Anna Louise McDonald Thering

Class of 1926

2003

Jim Powell                 

Class of 1953

2004

Bill Myler, Sr.

Longtime Supporter

2005

Earl and Sharon Campbell Hartman

Class of 1966 and 1965

2006

Class of 1946

 

2007

Edna Konwinski

Longtime Teacher

2008

Fr. Don Henkes

Longtime Teacher and Priest

2009

Sally Schafer Wood & Sharon Henry Cook

Class of 1959 & 1967 - longtime SHA cooks

2010

Fr. Tom McNamara

Sacred Heart Pastor 1991-1999

2011

1969, 1970 and 1971 Girl's Basketball Teams

Pioneers of Female Athletics

2012

Coach Bob Utterback's 1965-1968 Boy's Basketball Teams

 

2013

John Johnson, Janet Johnson Patrick, Kathleen Gallager Mellon and Dianne Jensen Morey

Class of 1962, 1963 and 1964 State Debate Champions

2014

Sharon Stangle Tilmann

Class of 1964

2015

1975 Boys State Championship Basketball Team

 

2016


Bryan Neyer

Class of 1986

2017
 
Mick and Dorothy Natzel Class of 1967

Year Inducted

Name

Relationship to SHA or
Year Graduated

1976

Sabina Kane Carroll   

Class of 1906

1977

Monsignor Alt

Former Pastor

1978

Fred McDonald

Class of 1918

1979

Sister Henry Suso

Longtime Music Teacher

1980

Sister Elizabeth Rose Theisen            

1920

1981

Lauretta Battle Kelso and Ursula McDonald  

Class of 1911

1982

Helen Johnson                        

Class of 1920

1983

Rose Donovan Campbell        

Class of 1910

1984

Blandid Sweeney Murphy      

Class of 1913

1985

Ed and Agnes Clare Ege                     

Class of 1932

1986

W.F. "Sid" Sowle

Class of 1926

1987

Josephine Clare, Harry Fortino, Elizabeth McCarty Theisen and Al Neff

Class of 1937

1988

Jerry and Dorothy Voisin Sheahan

Class of 1947

1989

Joe and Erdine Fabiano                     

Longtime Supporters

1990

Jerry Grinzinger                     

Longtime Supporter

1991

Margaret "Tat" Heintz             

Longtime Supporter

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Don and Dorothy Hire

Longtime Supporters

1993

Janet Maddocks          

Kindergarten Teacher of 14 years

1994

Virginia McConnell Cotter      

Class of 1934

1995

Jerry and Pauline Codden Campbell

Class of 1935

1996

Bob Sweeney

Class of 1940

1997

Sister Thaddeus

Longtime Teacher

1998

Joe McDonald

Longtime Supporter

1999

Class of 1949

 

2000

Bill Rush

Class of 1960

 

                                                         Source 1975 Yearbook 
             Lining up for the homecoming parade