Bremen High School Alumni

Midlothian, Illinois (IL)

Recent Members

Diana Matz 1983
E Chris Sopher 1963
James Welch 1971
John John Kramer 1981
Ken Redman 1981
Linda Bell 1966
Michael White 1972
Pat Marren 1981

Military Alumni

Military High School Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!

Lost Class Rings

Have you lost your Bremen High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Braves lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

In Memory Of

About 40 Classmates Have Died
About 40 classmates have died
Class of 1970
(Passed date unknown)
I will have a memorial for the Class of 1970 50th reunion in 2020. - Mike Sherman
Barry A Paggi
Barry A Paggi
Class of 1980
Passed May 29, 2011
Barry served 22 years in the United States Marine Corps reaching the rank of 1stSgt (E-8). Barry was a combat veteran of Grenada, the First Gulf War and Iraqi Freedom. After retiring, Barry became a Correctional Officer with the Washington Department of Corrections.
Beverly Swett Fetcho Kweder
Beverly Swett Fetcho Kweder
Class of 1964
Passed Aug 30, 2011
(no additional information)
Brenda Jean (zohfeld) Orsolini
Brenda Jean (Zohfeld) Orsolini
Class of 1980
Passed Jul 19, 2013
(no additional information)
Cletus Michael Swett
Cletus Michael Swett
Class of 1972
Passed Oct 08, 1994
(no additional information)
David H Neumann
David H Neumann
Class of 1964
Passed Mar 23, 2017
(no additional information)
David Matthis
David Matthis
Class of 1981
Passed Aug 14, 2009
We also have a memorial page at in his memory.
Evelyn A. Huntsman (nevin)
Evelyn A. Huntsman (Nevin)
Class of 1965
Passed Jun 08, 2007
Evelyn was a graduate of Bremen class of '65. Loving wife to husband Albert. A loving mother of three daughters, and grandmother to 11 grandchildren. She suffered a long time from renal failure, and heart disease. She was also a breast cancer survivor of 14 years. Evelyn was a strong willed person, and good friend.
Gregory F.deneka Jr.
Class of 1991
Passed Dec 10, 2014
Jauch, Scott
Jauch, Scott
Class of 1982
(Passed date unknown)
(no additional information)
Joseph M. Donato
Joseph M. Donato
Class of 1987
Passed Oct 18, 2009
Kathy (goatley) Balika
Kathy (Goatley) Balika
Class of 1968
Passed Jun 02, 2010
Kathleen A. Balika
(March 7, 1950 - June 2, 2010

Kathleen A. Balika, 60 of Sycamore died peacefully on Wednesday, June 2, 2010 at her home.

She was born March 7, 1950 in Chicago. The daughter of Francis and Margaret "Peggy" (Gallagher) Goatley. She married Paul A. Balika on Aug. 13, 1988 in Aurora.

Kathy was formerly employed by the Illinois Central Railroad and was the Cortland Twp Clerk for several years. She loved to spend time with her family and friends and was a volunteer for DeKalb County Hospice.

She is survived by her husband, Paul; her daughter, Melissa; one step-son, John; her four grandchildren, Austin, Jayden, Hallie and Luke; her mother, Peggy Goatley; two sisters, Sharon (Alan) Siebert and Linda (Tim) Pelke; one brother, Timothy Goatley; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father, Francis; one sister, Eileen and one brother, Frank, Jr.

Her Memorial Service will be on Saturday
Kenneth Archer
Kenneth Archer
Class of 1966
(Passed date unknown)
(no additional information)
Leroy Andrew Latos,
LeRoy Andrew Latos,
Class of 1972
Passed Jul 06, 2008
Burn victim. Surviving son, Andrew Latos, age 18, studying to be a Police Officer.
Michael D Allen
Michael D Allen
Class of 1979
Passed Nov 07, 2016
Lost his battle against throat cancer.
Patrick E. Houlahan
Patrick E. Houlahan
Class of 1973
Passed Dec 24, 1999
Patrick passed away after a lengthy battle with cancer. He was greatly loved in his lifetime and is remembered fondly by all who knew him.
Richard Matthews
Richard Matthews
Class of 1985
Passed Jul 24, 2004
Better known as Ricky or Rickster...was active in wrestling and football at Bremen High School. He actively competed in Kick Boxing Competitions. He worked for Walsh Construction.
Robin Muirheid (peters)
Robin Muirheid (Peters)
Class of 1974
Passed Jul 26, 2008
Robin passsed away atfer a long battle related to her 1979 kidney transplant which would have been 30 years old next year. He used her illness to inspire & teach many others like herself. Her husband & daughter were with her during her last moments.
Sandra Molly Malicote
Sandra Molly Malicote
Class of 1956
Passed Aug 01, 2009
Sandra Molly Malicote passed away on August 1, 2009 in Texas. Sandy had been suffering from dementia for a few years and was living at Silverado Senior Living in Sugarland, Texas. If anyone would like to leave comments or send memories please email:

Classmates Spotlight

Bremen High School Classmates

Melanie Butzow
Class of '87

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School News

Bremen Football Alumni Party

The 1st annual Bremen Football Alumni Bash will be held Friday evening, July 10th at 7:00 p.m. at O'Leary's Pub on 14650...
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