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

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

Honored Military Alumni

Adam Ryan Motlik
Adam Ryan Motlik Class of 2001
Air Force, 7 Years
6mo Lackland AFB TX for training, 6mo Ft Gordon GA for training, 2yrs Nellis AFB NV @ Indian Springs AFAF in the 757th AMXS Predator COMM, 3yrs Jefferson Barracks ANG MO 218th EIS. Still serving the 131st Fighter Wing in the Ammo shop. IYAAYAS
Amanda Young
Amanda Young Class of 2007
Navy, 1 Years
Nothing much to say here just yet, but so far I have completed "A" School for Aviation Electronics Techm and am in C school for CAT IIID, I haven't been on any cruises yet, but I am hoping to soon
Bill Bantel
Bill Bantel Class of 1986
Army, 7 Years
If I told ya, I'd have to kill ya.
Bill Bantel
Bill Bantel Class of 1986
Army, 4 Years
Gulf War
Brian C. Miller
Brian C. Miller Class of 2008
Army, 2 Years
1LT presently stationed with 1st Armored Division at Fort Bliss.
Brian Simpson
Brian Simpson Class of 1984
Army, 8 Years
Psychological Operations Sergeant
Bryan K. Hutchings
Bryan K. Hutchings Class of 1959
Air Force, 20+ Years
After graduating from the University of Missouri, I joined the Air Force within two weeks. Served from 1964 to 1984 as a navigator-bombardier flying B-52's, FB-111's, C-141's and WC130's stationed at air force bases in Arkansas, California, North Carolina, New Hampshire and New York. Also served overseas at bases in Guam, Vietnam, Thailand, and Saudi Arabia.
Bryan K. Hutchings
Bryan K. Hutchings Class of 1959
Air Force, 20+ Years
Served as navigator in B-52, C-141 & WC-130. Also radar navigator bombardier in B-52 & FB-111. OIC Water Port Logistics Office & Aerial Port. Stationed at Blytheville AFB, AR, Norton AFB, CA, Andersen AFB, Guam, Seymour-Johnson AFB, NC, Pease AFB, NH, Bayonne MOT, NJ, Dhahran IAP, Saudi Arabia & Plattsburgh AFB, NY.
Carlos Johnson
Carlos Johnson Class of 1990
Army, 6 Years
I served as a tactical telecommunications specialist, my assignments ranged from White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico, two years in South Korea, and two years at the Pentagon.
Jim Gregory
Jim Gregory Class of 1987
Marine Corps, 5 Years
Jim served 5 years in tha Marine Corps from 1987 to 1992.
Joe Renn
Joe Renn Class of 1996
Navy, 7 Years
I have been in the Navy for 7 1/2 years and am currently getting ready to mave back to Eureka for recruiting.
John Kampschroeder
John Kampschroeder Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years
Combat Infantry Vietnam 68-69 101st Airborne
Joseph Brinker
Joseph Brinker Class of 1977
Navy, 20+ Years
Aviation Anti-Submarine Warfare Operator
Ken Duncan
Ken Duncan Class of 1983
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired US Navy Senior Chief in 2007
Kevin Collins
Kevin Collins Class of 1977
Air Force, 20+ Years
Served 4 1/2 years in regular Air Force stationed in Idaho and RAF Lakenheath UK for 2 yrs. Joined Missouri Air Guard in 82 and served Fulltime until Sep 2009. Environmental and Fuel Systems Technician on mainly F-111, F-4, and F-15 Aircraft. Traveled extensively to destinations such as Turkey, Iceland, Singapore, Spain, Germany, and many more.
Mark G Schoenhoff
Mark G Schoenhoff Class of 1978
Navy, 12 Years
I was an Assault Boat Cox'n for 4 years, and a Construction Mechanic for eight in the Reserves.
Michelle Rausch
Michelle Rausch Class of 1992
Army, 10 Years
Military Police
Perry Mitchell
Perry Mitchell Class of 1974
Air Force, 20+ Years
5 1/2 yrs Missouri Air National Guard, Over 20 Active Duty Years. Munitions Maintenance Specialist, Acquisition Program Manager, and Weapons Safety
Phil Mendoa
Phil Mendoa Class of 1979
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Spending 21 years in the Marine Corps went by as quick as my high school years. Been retired for 10 plus years and that too is a blurr, time does not wait for anyone..Enjoy everyday you have and take nothing for granted.
Phil Mendoza
Phil Mendoza Class of 1979
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Had a blast. after 21 years, Tim Bresnahan and Richard Valentine flew from Mo. to N.C. for my retirement in 2000.

Classmates Spotlight

Eureka High School Classmates

Meredith Devine
Class of '87

Alumni Stories

Read and submit stories about our classmates from Eureka High School, post achievements and news about our alumni, and post photos of our fellow Wildcats.

School News

Debbie Lehr (St. John)

Debbie Lehr died on January 17, 2009 after a two year battle with breast cancer. She embraced life and all of those aro...
Read More »