March 08, 2006

Skylstad timeline

The Spokesman-Review

From staff reports
March 8, 2006

March 2, 1934: born in Omak, Wash.; He was delivered on table at home by his father, an apple farmer originally from Norway. During birth, his twin brother died. Oldest of six children who grew up on an orchard along the Methow River.

1948-1960: At age 14, he left home for Pontifical College Josephinum in Worthington, Ohio

May 21, 1960: Ordained into priesthood

1960-1961: attended Washington State University; served as an assistant pastor in Pullman

1962-1966: Gonzaga University, Spokane

Posted by kshaw at March 8, 2006 06:42 PM