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 Buckley Community High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Bears lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.
Honored Military Alumni
christopher a spaleny Class of 2006
Army, 1 Years infantry 240b gunner
Christopher RIkli Class of 2000
Army, 7 Years Airborne Infantryman, OEF and OIF vet, currently stationed in San DIego, CA as a recruiter.
Christopher Spaleny Class of 2006
Army, 1 Years Army Infantry, stationed out of Ft. Campbell KY. Will be deployed to Afganistan in June.
dana lance Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years high voltage lineman
Dennis O'connor Class of 1965
Navy, 20+ Years Command Master Chief
Harry Kapp Class of 1961
Marine Corps, 4 Years Aircraft ordnance
Heather Clark (Nice) Class of 2003
Marine Corps, 4 Years In support of OIF and OEF, served as a water purification specialist. Developing potable water sources for FOB's.
Jayson Adler Class of 2005
Army Reserves, 8 Years Army Reserve SSG. Served 8 years as of 2011 and still enlisted. 1 tour in Iraq. Full time Human Resources Specialist GS-9 for Department of Defense.
Jayson Adler Class of 2005
Army, 4 Years SGT, Iraq Veteran.
john sherman Class of 1980
Marine Corps, 14 Years served in saudi and other ports over seas
John sherman Class of 1981
Marine Corps, 14 Years is now currently in the federal government as a federal officer.
Justin Spaleny Class of 2003
Army, 2 Years Army medic, out of Ft. Bliss TX. Currently deployed in Iraq.
Melanie (Rawlings) Lemus Class of 2000
Navy, 3 Years 2003-2006 US Navy Journalist. Served in Sasebo, Japan.
Nathan Schoech Class of 1992
Army, 5 Years 88m in Germany,Fort Bragg NC for JFK Special Warfare Center and School. Sp Fors.
Patrick Graham Class of 1987
Navy, 4 Years Aircraft handler U.S.S. Kitty Hawk,
Rachael VanValkenburgh Overweg Class of 1989
Navy, 5 Years Served in Japan, and Hawaii with deployments in support of Persian Gulf War. Currently serving as Chaplain of VFW Post 2144 in Holland, MI and as part of the Honor Guard.
Randall Drake Class of 1975
Army, 6 Years Served in the communications corp. as a satellite/microwave operator and repairman. Served 2 1/2 years in Arizona and 3 1/2 years in Germany.
Richard Whinchester Class of 1998
Army, 5 Years he was stationed in iraq, he lost his closest partners . his wife gave birth while he was stationed in iraq his name is Carson Camille Oreeckj..
Seth Porter Class of 2000
Army, 5 Years Forward Observer
Stephen Hewitt Class of 2002
Marine Corps, 6 Years Served 6 years in the US Marines. Served 4 tours to Iraq, 2 to Afghanistan and 1 tour in Haiti. Specialized in infantry tactics and served in the special forces. Currently a security advisor for the Department of Defense and US State Dept.
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Alumni Reunion Dinner
Saturday May 28, at 5 pm.