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

2 LT Dave Scanland
2 LT Dave Scanland Class of 2003
Air Force, 4 Years
Math Analyst at Tyndall AFB, FL
Bobby Dalton
Bobby Dalton Class of 1969
Air Force, 20+ Years
Served a 26 year career in the U.S. Air Force as an enlisted aircrew member. Retired in Southern California, now working for a public unified school district.
CAPT T. Smith, NC, USN
CAPT T. Smith, NC, USN Class of 1974
Navy, 20+ Years
Navy Reserve Nurse Corp
casey brown
casey brown Class of 1997
Navy, 9 Years
I have spent almost nine years with Naval Special warfare, and the last two as an instructor at the naval special warfare center in Coronado, California,
CHRIS WOLVEN
CHRIS WOLVEN Class of 1977
Army, 20+ Years
CHRIS IS CURRENTLY ON ACTIVE DUTY WITH THE 362 ND TRAINING SUPPORT BRIGADE STATIONED AT FORT BLISS TEXAS.
David Altier
David Altier Class of 1997
Navy, 4 Years
Firefighter.
Eric Jensen
Eric Jensen Class of 1997
Coast Guard, 3 Years
I spent 3 years in the Coast Guard right after high school. I was stationed in Cape May, NJ., Kenosha, Wi., Yorktown, VA., and Oswego, NY. during that time. Great life experience.
George Kulczewski
George Kulczewski Class of 1967
Navy, 6 Years
CTM3 stationed in San Miguel, Philippines and Kamiseya, Japan. Served from 1967 - 1973
Jason Bethel
Jason Bethel Class of 2000
Army, 4 Years
active duty at Fort Sheridan, Illinois. Deployed for one year in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom to Kuwait from 2004-2005.
Jason Heldt
Jason Heldt Class of 2000
Navy, 5 Years
Jason was a Naval Hospital Corpsman, a medic and served two tours in Iraq with the 1st Battalion 1st Marines. He is the recipient of a purple heart.
Jeff Allen
Jeff Allen Class of 1986
Army, 17 Years
Still serving on active duty.
Jeff Allen
Jeff Allen Class of 1986
Army, 20+ Years
Currently serving as an active duty Army Lieutenant Colonel, Fort Leavenworth, KS. Two deployments in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom with the 101st Airborne Div., and 3rd Infantry Div.
JEFF WOLVEN
JEFF WOLVEN Class of 1980
Marine Corps, 5 Years
SERVED AT CAMP LEJUENE, CAMP BUTLER OKINAWA JAPAN AND THE FORMER MARINE CORPS AIR STATION EL TORO CALIFORNIA.
John Povilonis
John Povilonis Class of 2004
Navy, 4 Years
4 years in and has reenlisted
Karen Wolven-Craig
Karen Wolven-Craig Class of 1983
Army, 10 Years
Karen first served in the Navy as a Yoeman. She is now a 1st Lt in the Mn National Guard. She is currently a Company Commander of an Aviation Suppport Company.
Kathy O'Dell
Kathy O'Dell Class of 1972
Navy, 5 Years
Petty Officer - E5. Postal Service: Guantanamo Bay, Cuba 5/1976 - 5/1977, mail courier to embassies in Jamaica & Haiti. Hong Kong, BCC 6/1977 - 12/1979, served American Consulate & visiting ships. Discharged (honorably!) Great Lakes, IL 12/31/1979.
Ken Woods
Ken Woods Class of 1981
Army, 20+ Years
Served 20 Years in the US Army. Retired holding the rank of Major in 2009. Spent tours Hawaii, Georgia, Missouri, Korea, Iraq (twice), and retired in Germany.
Kevin Woods
Kevin Woods Class of 1977
Army, 20+ Years
Retired after 20 years of service (as a Medical Plans & Operations Officer) at the rank of Major. Currently residing in San Antonio, Tx
LaRita Julius-Whidby
LaRita Julius-Whidby Class of 1983
Air Force, 20+ Years
Logistics- Supply- Inventory Mgt- War Readiness Spares Kit Personnel. RESERVES-21 years Active 2 years
lindsey Wolfe- Iannello
lindsey Wolfe- Iannello Class of 2004
Army, 1 Years
Been in for a year and 5 months stationed at fort hood texas, working as a administration clerk for a LTC and am about to be deployed for my first tour in iraq.

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Crete-monee High School Classmates

Tamekia Blount
Class of '95

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