Nancy A Groene Bené

Profile Updated: February 16, 2015
Residing In: Duxbury, MA USA
Spouse/Partner: Divorced from Mike Henderson in 1987. My dear husband, Bob Bené died in 1995.
Occupation: Retired Psychometrician
Children: Michael, born 1966, married to Kara, is the father of Skyler born in 2009.
Margaret, born 1969, More…married to Rob Pierce, has 2 children, Brewster born in 2003 and Willy born in 2009.
Eleanor, born 1985, adopted and arrived from South Korea when 4 months old. Eleanor and her boyfriend, Patrick, live in Seattle.

I recently bought an old house here in Duxbury, a town incorporated 1637 and just north of Plimouth where the Pilgrims first settled. My house dates from 1764 and was built by Captain Wait Wadsworth who became a captain in the Revolutionary War.

I am now involved in (observing, consulting and paying for) extensive renovations. Two days ago, my contractor found that half of the house does not have a foundation and rests on wood planks about 1 to 3 inches above the dirt. So next week, the house will be lifted up onto steel planks and moved off its location so that dirt can be dug out and a 4 foot foundation can be poured. We will also construct a new addition and a garage attached to the back and side of the original house.

You can correctly predict that I will be improvished by the time of the reunion.

School Story:

University of Illinois, BA, 1967.
Northwestern University, BS, 1984.
University of Texas at Austin, MS, 1989.
University of Texas at Austin, PhD, 1995.

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And many more! Ron

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May 31, 2023 at 3:30 PM

Eric's father was the pastor of our Lutheran Church (Trinity). I remember he was the lead in Taming of the Shrew in (I think) our senior year. He was a good guy. l missed him at the 60th reunion.


Feb 08, 2023 at 7:52 AM

And many more! Pam, did you change your email address?

Feb 01, 2023 at 2:32 PM

And many more! Pam, has you email address changed?

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Feb 13, 2022 at 3:26 PM

Happy Birthday Sylvia and many more!

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Feb 05, 2021 at 3:29 PM

Happy Birthday Sylvia, 78 is great!

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Posted on: Jan 02, 2021 at 10:30 AM

happy Birthday you Lincoln grade school super star'

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Dec 15, 2020 at 2:15 PM

Wow, Rick got a Purple Heart! 

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Posted on: Jun 30, 2020 at 3:42 PM

Happy Birthday, Jack, and many more!

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May 16, 2020 at 12:33 PM

I was in the same homeroom at Coolidge with Steve and Jerry Collin. That homeroom was filled with a great group of boys and girls. Remember Mr. Nagel? Steve phoned me on Valentine's Day a few years ago. He called "Just Because." He was worried about Bill Brinkman at the time and asked me to pray for him.


Feb 23, 2020 at 2:21 PM

Happy Birthday and many happy returns, Jay!

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Jan 03, 2020 at 8:37 AM

Happy Birthday old Lincoln grad school what great memory i drove by there in August and it know covers half the block Hope you can come to the glass reunion Oct 9 2022 .John Deer Commons

Jan 02, 2020 at 9:50 AM

Happy birthday Nancy! I hope you have a great day. Look for a private message.

Jan 02, 2020 at 4:35 AM
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Posted: Feb 16, 2015 at 3:02 PM
Posted: Feb 16, 2015 at 3:19 PM
My mailbox is on the right. My nice neighbor dug out the boxes and area in front so postman can get to the boxes.
Posted: Feb 16, 2015 at 3:20 PM
My little dogs, Frances and Zoe, like snow when they can walk on top of it. When the snow is light and dry, they sink.
Posted: Feb 16, 2015 at 3:21 PM
My patio----you can see the top of retaining wall and my bird feeders.
Posted: Feb 16, 2015 at 3:23 PM
My barn needs work which is my project for 2015!
Posted: Feb 16, 2015 at 3:22 PM
My grandsons, Brewster age 11 and Willy age 6, with my little dogs, Zoe and Frances.
Posted: Feb 16, 2015 at 3:24 PM
I bought this cute little house. It was a mess inside. The 1950s addition to the back of the old house is unsightly and very poorly built. The addition has to go.
Posted: Dec 17, 2013 at 12:37 AM
My 9-year-old grandson Brewster loves the teardown and the mess.
Posted: Dec 17, 2013 at 12:37 AM
Bull dozing the 1950s additon.
Posted: Dec 17, 2013 at 12:37 AM
That's me---the proud owner?