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

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

Honored Military Alumni

Boyd Robert Plessl
Boyd Robert Plessl Class of 1982
Army, 16 Years
Major in the Signal Corps. Currently serving in Hawaii. Getting ready to move to Korea with family.
Don Hershey
Don Hershey Class of 1978
Navy, 6 Years
U.S. Navy 1978-1984 Served 4 years active duty and 2 years reserves. U.S.S. Nimitz CVN -68 (Libyan Crisis) U.S.S. Vulcan AR-5 Honorable Discharge Second Class Petty Officer
Doug Marsteller
Doug Marsteller Class of 1982
Air Force, 4 Years
Basic Training at Lackland AFB, San Antonio, TX Technical School at Lowery AFB, Denver, CO Duty station at Luke AFB, Phoenix, AZ Aircraft Armament Systems Specialist Worked on weapons systems of F-16 Fighter Jets Rank of Sergent/E-4 Honorable Discharge
Elaine Thorne
Elaine Thorne Class of 1967
Army, 8 Years
1972 TO 1976 US ARMY SPEC 4 Ansbach Germany 1979 to 1984 US Army Signal Corps Captain Miseau and Kaiserslautern, Germany Also 6 years US Army Reserves
James Barlip
James Barlip Class of 1990
Army, 2 Years
19 Delta Calvary Scout, drove armored personnel carriers DEA Missions(drug wars) M.I. training
Ken Miller
Ken Miller Class of 1972
Air Force, 20+ Years
Served in Maryland, Overseas in England, Utah. Served in Operation Desert Shield/Storm.
Ken Miller
Ken Miller Class of 1972
Air Force, 20+ Years
Desert Shield/Storm vet
Ken Miller
Ken Miller Class of 1972
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired 20 years from USAF (1974-1994) tours include Andrews AFB, 4 years at RAF Lakenheath, Hill AFB with a stop over for Desert Shield & Storm.
Luke Cepil
Luke Cepil Class of 2008
Air Force, 1 Years
2Lt at Ramstein AB Germany.
Michael Kish
Michael Kish Class of 1983
Navy, 8 Years
FTG1(SS) when it was over.
Pete Hudson
Pete Hudson Class of 1974
Coast Guard, 6 Years
Honorable discharge 1982
Robert M. Frees
Robert M. Frees Class of 1993
Air Force, 10 Years
Communications Captain in USAF selected for Major. Served at Scott AFB (St Louis), Pentagon, deployed to Afghanistan, and currently at Langley AFB (Hampton VA)
Thomas Fink
Thomas Fink Class of 1985
Army, 20+ Years
Army Motor Transport Operator
William H. Diehl
William H. Diehl Class of 1968
Army, 20+ Years
Military Intelliegence Officer with additional specialites of Turkish Foregin Area Officer, Airborne, Ranger and Special Forces. Five foreign tours of duty. Desert Storm veteran.

Classmates Spotlight

Parkland High School Classmates

Heather Lynn Ditota
Class of '02

Alumni Stories

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School News

Donna's "Partnership for Life" Golf Outing

Donna Spence Katcher is a 1976 graduate and was diagnosed with ALS 5 years ago. The golf outing is to raise money to he...
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