Moline High School Alumni

Moline, Illinois (IL)

Recent Members

Anubhav Balakrishnan 2013
Carol Fage 1960
Frank Alvarado 1985
Jeff Wright 1987
John Marek 2016
Karl Sweedy 1996
Stacey Dawn 1998
Sue Berry 1978

Military Alumni

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

Honored Military Alumni

Deanna Rohrbach Rossow
Deanna Rohrbach Rossow
Class of 1965
Army Reserves, 8 Years

Army Nurse Corp
Deanna Rohrbach Rossow
Deanna Rohrbach Rossow
Class of 1965
Army Reserves, 8 Years

Army Nurse Corp, Reserves
Don Barnett
Don Barnett
Class of 1983
Navy, 20+ Years

Served onboard:
USS FRANK CABLE AS-40
USS TRUETT FF-1095
USS SIMON LAKE AS-33
NAVY RECRUITING DISTRICT NEW ENGLAND
NAVY RECRUITING DISTRICT CHICAGO
NAVY RECRITING COMMAND MILLINGTON TN
RETIRED MAY 2007
Donnie Green
Donnie Green
Class of 1988
Air Force, 9 Years

Whiteman AFB, Minot AFB
Dr. Jerry L. Thomas
Dr. Jerry L. Thomas
Class of 1961
Navy, 20+ Years

I spent 28 years in the Navy, including four tours of duty in Vietnam, receiving 31 military medals and ribbons. My wife, Suzan, and I retired to San Diego in 1988.
Gary W, Ruffcorn Jr
Gary W, Ruffcorn Jr
Class of 1997
Army, 14 Years

A 1997 graduate of Moline High School I enlisted in the US Army in January of 1999 serving in multiple duty stations across the world as a Motor Transport Operator. I also have 4 deployments as part of my service including the invasion of Iraq in 2003. I now serve as a member of the Iowa National Guard.
Grant  R. Koeller, SSGT,USAF
Grant R. Koeller, SSGT,USAF
Class of 1980
Air Force, 19 Years

USAF Band stationed at Chanute AFB, IL;
Hanscom AFB, MA; Yokota, AB, Tokyo,Japan;
Wright-Patterson AFB,OH
Performed Full Military Honors- President Gerald Ford's Funeral, Recent TDY's to Korea, Singapore, Thailand, Australia, & Guam.
Jason L Salsman
Jason L Salsman
Class of 1990
Marine Corps, 18 Years

Served in The Marines since graduation.
jeff wright
jeff wright
Class of 1987
Navy, 4 Years

Desert storm veteran
Jeffrey W Reed
Jeffrey W Reed
Class of 1988
Army, 22 Years

19D Cav Scout
Jerome Thomas
Jerome Thomas
Class of 1975
Air Force, 20+ Years

USAF Pararescueman, stationed in Florida (4 times) and Iceland (twice) with temporary duty assignments in Central and South America, Europe, and Southwest Asia. 452 military parachute jumps and 2500+ hours of flying time in helicopters and C-130s. Awarded Bronze Star for ground combat action in Panama during JUST CAUSE. Served 422 days in SWA during DESERT SHIELD, STORM, and WATCH campaigns. Retired MSgt in 1998.
Joe Hawotte
Joe Hawotte
Class of 1960
Air Force, 20+ Years

Military personnel, Jun 60-Jun83 USAF.
John Hemm
John Hemm
Class of 1988
Navy, 6 Years

Servered as a "nuke" on board the USS Abraham Lincoln. Did duty in the Gulf in 1991 and 1993.
John K. Wilson
John K. Wilson
Class of 1983
Air Force, 20+ Years

Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton, OH
John Mangelsdorf
John Mangelsdorf
Class of 1982
Air Force, 22 Years

Retired
Ken Duhm
Ken Duhm
Class of 1970
Army, 12 Years

USMA 1974 / Active Duty (7 Yrs): Field Artillery (USAREUR-Nurnberg, FRG), Btry AXO/XO / Bn FSO / Special Weapons (nukes) / (Ft Sill, OK) TSO / Fld Arty Board / Reserves (5 Yrs): Arty/Armor/Inf 85th MTC S-2/S-3 Eval / Trp Cdr 3/85th (Tng)
Kenneth R Samuelson
Kenneth R Samuelson
Class of 1949
Navy, 7 Years

OCS USNAVY, 3 years active, 4 reserve. Supply Officer Fasron 102 Norfolk Va.
Kent R. Evans
Kent R. Evans
Class of 1977
Air Force, 8 Years

Security Police stationed at Iraklion Air Station, Crete, Greece, Langley AFB, Va, and Whiteman AFB, Mo
Kevin B Brobst
Kevin B Brobst
Class of 1970
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Served as a Computer Operator, Programmer and Systems Programmer in Okinawa Japan and Kansas City Missouri
kevin r peterson
kevin r peterson
Class of 1967
Air Force, 20+ Years

20 year airforce veteran. retired 1991 little rock airforce base arkansas. 10 yrs strategic air command, 6 yrs military airlift command aerospace rescue and recovery, 2 pacific air force

Classmates Spotlight

Moline High School Classmates

David Manrrique
Class of '98

Alumni Stories

High School Alumni Stores

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

School News

Class of '67 Reunion

don't forget to look for the 50th Reunion information on this site
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Our Moline High School military alumni are some of the most outstanding people we know and this page recognizes them and everything they have done! Not everyone gets to come home for the holidays and we want our Moline High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Moline are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!