Military Alumni

Military Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

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

Lost Class Rings

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Honored Military Alumni

Greg Love
Greg Love Class of 1978
Army, 16 Years
Straight into the service after HS. Went in as a heavy equip mechanic. 1st assignment was 4/68th Armor - Paratrooper 82nd Airborne - Ft Bragg NC. Went to Camp Pelham Korea up near the DMZ with the 2nd Engineer Bridge company for 1 year. Then to Ft Hood Texas with the 3/68th Air Defense - 1st Cav Division for 4 years. Then on to Augsburg Germany with the 17th Field Artillery for another 3 years. Then to Ft Sill Ok when the Field Artillery relocated there after Saudi. Spent about a year there - then back to 2nd Engineer in Korea. Sent back to Ft Bragg for medical evaluation on my back. Took an early retirement in 94 with just over 16 years in.
Jane Doeden
Jane Doeden Class of 1986
Army, 8 Years
During my 8 years of Army service I was stationed At Walter Reed Army Med Ctr, where i met my husband. Worked there at Pharmacy Tech. Left WRAMC and went to nursing school in San Antonio, Texas. Upon completion was sent to Ft Devens Mass, where i was deployed to operation desert hope in Mogadishu, Somalia in Africa. Learned alot of OJT in the ICU.
Jordyn Schreiber
Jordyn Schreiber Class of 2010
Army, 1 Years
Joseph Hoepfner
Joseph Hoepfner Class of 1972
Air Force, 20+ Years
This is a correction of my previous list as I graduated in 1972, not 73. I spent my time in the Air Force maintaining satellite and microwave communications equipment. During that time I was stationed in Florida, Texas, Oklahoma and overseas in S Korea, Germany and the Azores. I also had 2 TDYs to Saudi Arabia after Desert Storm.
Katherine Owens
Katherine Owens Class of 1992
Army, 3 Years
Medic, currently active duty. Iraq 2010-2011
Lori Marsh
Lori Marsh Class of 1980
National Guard, 20+ Years
Served in active Army for 3 years. Retired with 20 years with the Army National Guard. Tour of duty in Iraqi Freedom in 2003
Melissa Johnson
Melissa Johnson Class of 1996
Army, 6 Years
6 years Active duty Army as a Blackhawk Helicopter Crewchief.
Melissa Johnson
Melissa Johnson Class of 1996
National Guard, 2 Years
Two years and counting with the Iowa Air National Guard in Fort Dodge.
Ron DeGroote
Ron DeGroote Class of 1968
Air Force, 20+ Years
I was in Aircraft Avionics Maintenance as a Instrument / Auto-pilot Tech. I also worked outside of my career field in Aircraft Maintenance Control for 8 years.

Classmates Spotlight

Cedar Falls High School Classmates

Tom Polacek
Class of '73

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