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

Bob Janso
Bob Janso Class of 1977
Air Force, 4 Years
Left for boot camp the day after graduation. Spent time in San Antonio, Texas, Wichita, Kansas, Shemya, Alaska, Duluth, Minnesota! Protective Coating Specialist (roller patrol)!
Bob Shepard
Bob Shepard Class of 1983
Air Force, 4 Years
I worked with conventional and nuclear munitions.
Brandon Beyer
Brandon Beyer Class of 2005
Navy, 4 Years
i Joined the navy in 2005 right out of high school and am on my way out. i have 4 months left. i am in San Diego Stationed on the USS Ronald Reagan. i have been on 3 deployments 2 of which were to Iraq and Afganastan. and one to North Korea.
Collin Roberts
Collin Roberts Class of 2001
Army, 5 Years
Joined US Army in 2003. Served 3 years in Germany to include a 1 year tour in Iraq as part of a Route Clearance patrol. Currently assigned to Ft. Carson, Co. Recently promoted to SSG/ E-6 as of Sept 1st 2008
Darrin Kast
Darrin Kast Class of 1990
Air Force, 17 Years
Graduated in 1990 joined 2 weeks after. Went in as an F-15 Mechanic. Did SWA rotations in Holloman, Langley and Elmendorf. Cross trained to be a Flight Engineer on MH-53 PAVELOW IV's and did 4 trips to Iraq. Now I fly CV-22 Osprey's at KAFB
Michelle Sisco
Michelle Sisco Class of 1996
Army, 8 Years
I served with the 854th Engineer Battalion in Kingston, NY before I moved. After I moved to FL I was part of the 724th MP Battalion. I went to Iraq with them at Camp Bucca. From Febuary 2003 to January 2004. Our higher headquarters were from NY, NY which were the 800MP Brigade. That is why the camp is called Camp Bucca. Ronald Bucca which was a member of the 800MP BDE was also a firefighter when he was killed in 9-11.
Pamela (Collins) Kotofsky
Pamela (Collins) Kotofsky Class of 1973
Army, 3 Years
Worked at Corps Headquarters at Ft. Bragg, NC. Met and eloped with the MP downstairs. Got Army Commendation Medal.
Paul McCarthy
Paul McCarthy Class of 1987
Marine Corps, 8 Years
H-46 Crewchief HMM-261
Paul McCarthy
Paul McCarthy Class of 1987
Marine Corps, 8 Years
Entered active duty the summer following graduation. Served in the Persian Gulf '88 and '91 Liberia '90,Panama '89, Kosovo '95. H-46 helicopter crewchief
Scott Hald
Scott Hald Class of 1979
Air Force, 20+ Years
Scott Spent over 22 years in the Air Force and retired on 1 June 2002.
Tom Newhart
Tom Newhart Class of 1984
Navy, 6 Years
Submarine Officer, Desert Storm Veteran

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Class of 1961

Ann McPhail former home econmics teacher passed away in jan 2008
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