Dear Classes of 1947, 1952, 1957 and 1963:
This is a Deacon Alert to inform you of the passing of Margaret (Chisholm) Rand ('63) on Thursday, March 17th.
Margaret was a member of the Class of 1963 and the sister of Dennis Chisholm* ('57) and the late Maureen Chisholm ('47) and William Chisholm ('52).
Margaret Chisholm (Chiz) Rand
Margaret Chisholm Rand (Chiz), age 70, passed away in Monterey on March 17, 2016 after a 10-month battle with cancer. She was born in Fargo, North Dakota, to Ray and Agnes Chisholm, the youngest of four children. She attended Shanley High School in Fargo, received her BA in French from the College of St. Benedict, St. Joseph, Minnesota, and earned her MA in adult education from the University of Minnesota. She and her husband, Bill Rand, were married in 1970 and moved to Monterey in 1978. Margaret was a teacher in the Monterey Adult School for almost 30 years, most of those years in ESL. She was privileged to teach students from around the world.
Her parents, her sister, Maureen, and her brother, William, predeceased her.
She is survived by her beloved husband of 45 years, Bill, of Monterey, her daughter, Heather, son-in-law, Jimmy Jensen, and grandson, 2 year-old Leo, of Vista, California, her son, Spencer, of Monterey, and her brother, Dennis Chisholm, of Coon Rapids, Minnesota.
A mass of Christian Burial will be offered at San Carlos Cathedral on Tuesday, March 22 at 9:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers Margaret has requested that any contributions be made in her name to JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Greater Bay Area Chapter), San Carlos Cathedral Conservation Fund, SPCA for Monterey County or the charity of your choice .
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