In Memory

This Section is dedicated as a memorial to the Members of WDCTA, and USDF, who have enriched our lives.

Para-Olympian Jonathan Wentz 1990-2012

Source: USEF

Jonathan Wentz
Shannon Brinkman Photo

In Memory: Lloyd Landkammer

Source:  USDF

Lowell Boomer 1911 - 2011

From the USDF:

G. Lowell Boomer of Lincoln, Nebraska, died Sunday, November 20, 2011. Lowell was born on October 12, 1911, in Burwell, Nebraska, to George R, and Grace Y Boomer. Lowell graduated Lincoln High School, and attended the University of Nebraska School of Music, Lincoln. While in High School, he won first place on the clarinet in a Lincoln Music contest playing "Concertino" by Weber. He then went on to win the contests at the State, Regional and National levels. He played clarinet for many years in the Lincoln Municipal Band summer concert series in Lincoln, alongside his wife, Gladys who played trumpet.