Military Alumni

Military Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

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

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Honored Military Alumni

Michael E. Kane
Michael E. Kane Class of 1970
Army, 20+ Years
U. S. Army Military Intelligence
Bethany LeeAnn Baker
Bethany LeeAnn Baker Class of 2006
Navy, 1 Years
I was stationed onboard USS RONALD REAGAN, but was taken off and Stationed in a Helo Squadron due to prenancy, Im here now...
Casey Fitzgerald
Casey Fitzgerald Class of 1994
Marine Corps, 8 Years
Served in Bosnia and did two tours in Iraq and afghanistan
Chad Spates
Chad Spates Class of 1993
Air Force, 4 Years
Served as Supply Logistics Technician at Grand Forks AFB, ND
Christopher M. Roxhon
Christopher M. Roxhon Class of 1987
Army, 16 Years
Enlisted as a Supply Specialist / PLL Clerk Commissioned 2LT in 2000 Served four tours in Iraq as a Platoon Leader, Company Commander twice, and as a Brigade S-4.
David W. Amendola
David W. Amendola Class of 1982
Air Force, 20+ Years
Served in USAF 1989-2010, retired at rank of TSgt. Communications-Computer Systems Operator. Stationed in Iceland, Michigan, California, Korea, Italy, Turkey, Lousiana, Germany, and Florida. Participated in Cease-Fire Campaign of Persian Gulf War (1994) , Bosnia peacekeeping (1995-1998), Kosovo War (1999), Operation Southern Watch (2000), NATO Operation Crescent Guard (2003), NATO Operation Distinguished Games (2004).
Felicia Randle
Felicia Randle Class of 1993
National Guard, 9 Years
Military Police
Joe Hartmann
Joe Hartmann Class of 1974
Army, 4 Years
3d Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) Army Ceremonial Unit Conducted ceremonies at the White House, Pentagon and military funerals at Arlington National Cemetery, etc.
John Kenneth Jonak
John Kenneth Jonak Class of 1991
Army, 14 Years
Active Army and Illinois National Guard. I have been on 3 deployments since 9/11 and am currently a Platoon Sergeant with A 2/122 FA.
Keith Nielsen
Keith Nielsen Class of 1983
Air Force, 4 Years
Peterson A.F.B, NORAD
Matt Gathman
Matt Gathman Class of 1989
Navy, 4 Years
Stationed on The USS FLINT in Alameda CA and The USS PRINCETON in San Diego CA. Honorably Discharged on Jan. 26, 1998.
Michael Frank
Michael Frank Class of 1987
Army, 17 Years
Still going. Enlisted as an Infantryman and progressed through a Field Artillery Officer until my present position as an Acquisition Officer (means I buy, test, and integrate all the new stuff). Deployed in support of Iraqi and Enduring (Afghanistan) Freedom a total of 4 times as well as 2 tours in Korea.
Michael Tutaj
Michael Tutaj Class of 2005
Army, 3 Years
im currently serving in iraq and is coming back home from my deployment. im currently an m1a1 armor tanker,
Nate Cassidy
Nate Cassidy Class of 2001
Army, 6 Years
Army Engineer 12B(Now 21B) and still going.
Robert Shanahan
Robert Shanahan Class of 1993
Marine Corps, 6 Years
Nuclear Biological Chemical Officer Operation Vigilant Warrior MSG Operation: Europe & Africa
Roger Deeringer
Roger Deeringer Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years
Served in Germany, 8th Maintenance Battalion, Gun Director Computer Repair. Made Spc. 5 in 16 months and seperated in May 1972
Roger Deeringer
Roger Deeringer Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years
Almost 8 months of school. Honor Graduate - Gun Director Computer Repair - Abeerdean Proving Grounds - 1970. Assigned Hanau Germany. Honorable Discharge - 1972.
Scott Vrba
Scott Vrba Class of 2000
Army, 4 Years
Stationed at Fort Irwiin, CA
thomas hoban
thomas hoban Class of 1976
Marine Corps, 3 Years

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Class of '77

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