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 Williams
Bob Williams Class of 1983
Marine Corps, 10 Years
Served with the Marine Corps Helicpoter Attack Squadron 169 serving durng the Persian Gul War.
Buddy Davison
Buddy Davison Class of 1981
National Guard, 20+ Years
After 30 years in service, I am still wearing the uniform. I have a deployment to Iraq and one to Bosnia. Today, I am a Lieutenant Colonel in the Pennsylvania National Guard and the military has been very good to me.
Chris Strovers
Chris Strovers Class of 1984
Navy, 20+ Years
Served in the Aviation side of the Navy. I spent almost all of my time in California. I completed 7 deployments on 3 different aircraft carriers to the Persian Gulf. My last deployment was the start of the second gulf war.
Greg Taylor
Greg Taylor Class of 1985
Navy, 10 Years
Spent 10 years from 1988-1998 in the Navy, stationed in the Seattle/Bremerton Area. Did 3 westpaks, andhave seen some excellent parts of the world.
James W. Owens
James W. Owens Class of 1963
Army, 4 Years
1st Lt. served in Viet Nam 5th SF.
Lonnie Huffaker
Lonnie Huffaker Class of 1990
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Desert Storm Vet/ Stationed at 29 Palms CA, Currently serving in the Iowa Army National Guard.
Mark Van Baale
Mark Van Baale Class of 1992
Army, 8 Years
I was in the United States Army from 1992-1995 on active duty stationed in Germany. I was on inactive duty until 2000.
Russell Parker
Russell Parker Class of 1979
Navy, 4 Years
Engineering Division Kidd Class Destroyer Persian Gulf Deployment. Current Volunteer on USS Iowa BB-61
Stephen Bonawitz
Stephen Bonawitz Class of 1966
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired QMC(SW)
Stephen Bonawitz
Stephen Bonawitz Class of 1966
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired Chief Quartermaster
Stephen Bonawitz
Stephen Bonawitz Class of 1966
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired Chief Quartermaster
T. Diane Sackett
T. Diane Sackett Class of 1979
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Joined the Marine Corps in 1984 and became a Signals Intelligence Analyst (2621/2629). I was stationed in Hawaii, Japan, Okinawa, Spain and retired at Camp Lejeune, NC in 2004.
Tom Anderson
Tom Anderson Class of 1963
Air Force, 20+ Years
Worked as a construction inspector and Corps and Air Force liason. Retired in 1986.
Troy Heck
Troy Heck Class of 1993
Navy, 15 Years
In the USN for 15 years. Stationed at NAS North Island, California for 15 years. Working on H-60 And currently station at NAS Lemoore, California. Working on F-18.

Classmates Spotlight

Newton High School Classmates

Cainan Mcginley
Class of '97

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