Rachel Bosveld Scholarship of Honor

United States Army Pfc. Rachel Bosveld, 19, Waupun, WI

United States Army Pfc.
Rachel Bosveld, 19, Waupun, WI

Rachel graduated from Waupun High School in 2002.  She entered into the Army right after Graduation.  Sadley, she was the first woman from Wisconsin to die in the Iraqi conflict on October 26, 2003.

Rachel was posthumously awarded the Bronze Star and Purple Heart on what would have been her 20th birthday.  

Her brother Craig described his sister as an artist who loved to draw forest scenes,  play the violin and act in her high school drama club. She hoped one day to become a graphic artist.

 

Recipients

2017

Garrit Levey is on the Army Reserve and studying Computer Hardware Engineering at UW-Green Bay

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2016

Kyra Verheyen will be studying pre-pharmacy at UW-Madison. She is pictured here with parents.

 

 

2015

Taylor White is pursing a degree in Physical Therapy at University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse. She is pictured here with Rachel's dad, Marvin and his wife, Julie.

 

2014

Kelsey Thompson is pursuing a degree in nursing at Bellin College

 

2013

Megan Moore received the 1st annual Rachel Bosveld Scholarship of Honor.  Megan is studying pre-med. She is pictured here with Rachel's dad, Marvin and his wife, Julie.

 

Contributors

5 Star Endowment Contributors

  • Bob and Darlene Nueske

1 Star Contributors

    Laurie Vant Hoff