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

alan r eckert
alan r eckert Class of 1966
Navy, 4 Years
VAW-121-42 USS Franklin D Roosvelt CVA-42 Med cruise USS Shangri-La CVA-38 WESTPAC cruise VIETAM 1967-70
Bill Harris
Bill Harris Class of 1963
Air Force, 6 Years
Medical rescue specialist
Bob Holmes
Bob Holmes Class of 1959
Army, 20+ Years
Retired Sergeant Major. Retired as Battalion Sergeant Major from 82d Abn Div. Two years as Combat Infantryman, Big Red One/ 1st Infantry Div, Vietnam. 2 tours in Nam.
Dennis A. Pavluk
Dennis A. Pavluk Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years
my three Daughters
G. Marshall Brown
G. Marshall Brown Class of 1988
Air Force, 19 Years
Entered Service 6 months after graduating. Served in Desert Storm as a Tactical Air Controller. Cross-trained to Applications Services Craftsman. Currently NCOIC of a Network Control Center and Base Web Master.
Gary Cingel
Gary Cingel Class of 1982
Air Force, 4 Years
Food Service Specialist. McChord AFB,WA 62 ABG/SVS
George  Robinson
George Robinson Class of 1965
Navy, 7 Years
My oldest son is now serving amd is the 4th generation Navy Man
Jim Hart
Jim Hart Class of 1974
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
CWO-3, Retired
John R Kilroy
John R Kilroy Class of 1974
Navy, 4 Years
Jack served aboard the USS Dubuque
Joseph Dale Guerrieri
Joseph Dale Guerrieri Class of 1964
Army, 2 Years
Vietnam May 66/May 67, Army Infantry Sgt. E5, MACV, Kontum, Vietnam
Julie (Rutkai) Hammond, CAPT, SC, USNR(Retired)
Julie (Rutkai) Hammond, CAPT, SC, USNR(Retired) Class of 1975
Navy Reserves, 20+ Years
Retired as a Navy Supply Corps Captain March 20, 2017 with 28+ years of service.
Ken Sibly
Ken Sibly Class of 1982
Navy, 20+ Years
Hospital Corpsman Assignments: Portsmouth Naval Hospital HQ BN 3rd MARDIV 1st Battalion, 3rd MARDIV 1st Battalion, 12th Marines Naval Hospital Bethesda MD Naval School of Health Sciences, Bethesda MD: Instructor, Senior Instructor and School Head of Cardiovascular School
Lt Col Nate Thomas
Lt Col Nate Thomas Class of 1984
National Guard, 20+ Years
162 Fighter Squadron Director of Operations, Springfield ANGB, OH. F-16 Instructor Pilot and Fighter Weapons School Graduate. Served on active duty at Osan AB, ROK, Mountain Home AFB, ID, and Eglin AFB, FL. Operation Iraqi Freedom veteran.
Mary Brosius Degner
Mary Brosius Degner Class of 1983
Air Force, 20+ Years
Washington DC, Wichita Falls Texas
Michael Kah
Michael Kah Class of 1983
Marine Corps, 5 Years
E4 MOS 2542
Mike Jurich
Mike Jurich Class of 1979
Army, 3 Years
Basic at Ft. Sill, Lawton, OK (3/81-6/81), 18 Months at Peden Barracks, Wethiem Germany (3/35FA) (6/81-12/82), Remaining time at Ft. Hood Texas, 2nd AD, (12/82-3/84)
Nichloas Sobola
Nichloas Sobola Class of 2004
Air Force, 5 Years
currently 5 years and counting..going for 20.
Nick Aigler
Nick Aigler Class of 1964
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Patrick Curtiss
Patrick Curtiss Class of 1970
Marine Corps, 12 Years
Duty assignments from MCRS Cincinnati Oh, Quantico Va. (OCS-instructor), Headquarters Marine Corps, MCAS El Toro, MCRD San Diego, 29 Palms Ca, Camp Pendelton Ca, And lets not forget our tours in WesPac. Not in this order lol. Semper Fi
Paul Thornton
Paul Thornton Class of 1970
Air Force, 9 Years
Enlisted one year after graduation. 9+ years working in aerial Reconnaisance.

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Catherine Jones
Class of '71

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Linda (Nickschinski) Valenti

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