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
Amber Alder Class of 1997
Air Force, 10 Years Stationed at Beale AFB, CA
Amy Suchecki Class of 1986
Army, 7 Years Combat Medic, Flight Medicine Clerk, last rank sergeant E-5. 4 Years active 1991-1995, then Reserve 1997-1999.
Ben Norris Class of 2007
Army, 8 Years Military Police. Part of the 428th, 3rd platoon, in South Bend, IN
Bill Gannon Class of 1986
Army, 20+ Years U.S. ARMY SPECIAL FORCES U.S. ARMY RANGERS HALO JUMPER INSTRUCTOR AT RANGER SCHOOL
Chad Lynn Class of 2001
Army, 6 Years Chad seved for 5 years on active duty as an MP. He was deployed to Africa, Iraq, and Afghanistan. Chad is now living in fruitport with his wife Sarah and daughter Sienna.
David E. Theile Class of 1975
Air Force, 8 Years Aircraft armament tech. Shaw AFB, Kunsan AB, Hill AFB, Wurtsmith AFB. AF recruiter Chicago, IL.
Derek Brown Class of 2004
Army, 1 Years joined in may 05 as an E1 have made it to E4 as of dec 1 06 and currently in baghdad iraq and will be until october 07
Don Morell Class of 1971
Navy, 4 Years Stationed at the Naval Air Station Lakehurst New Jersey and then Naval Air Station in Norfolk VA. Served reserve duty aboard the JFK Aircraft Carrier
Dustin Estepp Class of 2003
Air Force, 3 Years Serving 2 year tour in the middle east.
Eric Sponaas Class of 2002
Army, 6 Years Still Currently Serving.
Ernie (Duane) Whitlow Class of 1981
Air Force, 20+ Years 11 Years Active Duty Enlisted, 11 Years Reserve. Retired Capt. Tour of duties include Arizona, Alaska, Germany, Georgia, and South Carolina. Jobs included Aircraft Photo Systems, Optometry Technician and Medical Service Corp Officer.
George H Perry Jr. Class of 1979
Marine Corps, 6 Years Served 1 year in Okinawa, Japan And 3 years in Camp Pendleton,CA 2 years reserves
Gerald R. Zimmer III Class of 2001
Army, 4 Years Gerald started Infantry basic training on August 29th 2001. He the went to Airborne school, and the Ranger Indoctrination Program. Gerald was eventually stationed in Hawaii, and was injured while surving. He currently is a Senior at the University of Arizona.
Heidi Zellar Class of 1985
Army, 13 Years I was stationed in Germany from 86-91. 2 1/2 years as a Comsec clerk and then on to NATO HDQTS in Heidelberg as a Classified Documents Custodian. 7 yrs. Res.
Holly Pelkey Class of 2000
Army, 4 Years Active Duty from 2000-2004. Served a tour in Korea, 1 deployment to Iraq and 2 years at Fort Campbell, KY.
Howard Kott Class of 1993
Army, 16 Years Heavy Equipment Operator/Transportation, Civil Affairs
Jacob Steenhagen Class of 1997
Army, 5 Years As of 2006, a drilling reservist. Signed up 7-Sep-2001. Spent the majority of 2004 at the infamous Abu Ghraib Prison in Iraq.
James Gould Class of 2005
Air Force, 1 Years James joined the Air Force in Dec. 2006 Currently stationed in Monterey California He iis looking forward to graduation in the fall of 2007 from language school.
James Latsch Class of 1971
Navy, 4 Years Commander of Submarines Pacific N-5 Staff. Pearl Harbor, HI.....
Jennifer Vogt (Wright) Class of 2002
Air Force, 6 Years Served four years with the Active Duty Air Force as Security Forces, stationed at McConnell AFB, KS. Deployed to Shabaz Air Base, Pakistan and Camp Bucca Iraq (Joint Mission w/USA). Now belong to the Kansas Air National Guard, preparing to attend the Academy of Military Science and earn a commission as an Air Force Intelligence Officer!
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Another all Fruitport reunion
Aug 22nd, 2008 will be the date of an all Fruitport class reunion at Pat's Roadhouse. Pat's is owned by Steve Seng ('83...