Recent Members

Mike Swanson 1972
Sierra Mays 2009
Brady Rife 2009
Gary Fischer 1970
Donte' Reeves 2016
John Tobin 1980
Carol Agee 1969
Tommy Isaia 2009

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

awndra smith
awndra smith Class of 2007
Marine Corps, 1 Years
i'm at my first duty station in iwakun,i japan
Brian Schmidt
Brian Schmidt Class of 2001
Army, 9 Years
Joined before we graduated. Has since spent 14 months in Baghdad Iraq and soon will be doing a tour in Afghanistan
Don mcmahan
Don mcmahan Class of 1970
Navy, 20+ Years
Dustin Stackhouse
Dustin Stackhouse Class of 2005
Air Force, 4 Years
Stationed at Fort George G. Meade, Maryland. Deployed to Bagram Afghanistan and preparing to deploy to Balad Iraq
Jay W. Gradinger
Jay W. Gradinger Class of 1970
Army, 20+ Years
Commissioned in 1974 through the ROTC Program at Central Missouri State University, 12 years active duty as a Field Artillery/MP Officer in Korea,, Germany, Central America and various bases in the US. Entered the Kansas National Guard in 1987 as a Field Artillery Officer and also served in MI positions. Retired in 1997.
jerry e.  sumpter
jerry e. sumpter Class of 1949
Army, 2 Years
Jerry Eugene Sumoter
Jerry Eugene Sumoter Class of 1948
Marine Corps, 1 Years
KIA Korea 1952
jerry sumpter
jerry sumpter Class of 1949
Army, 2 Years
John Klasinski
John Klasinski Class of 1962
Air Force, 5 Years
Served 5 years in U.S.Air Force and 1 year in Veitnam.
John Klasinski
John Klasinski Class of 1962
Air Force, 5 Years
Spent 1 year in Veitnam, 4 years in states as a aircraft fuel mechanic.
Kabrena Sanders
Kabrena Sanders Class of 2003
Marine Corps, 4 Years
I served in Japan, Korea, and North Carolina.
Keith Kunkelman
Keith Kunkelman Class of 1979
Navy, 16 Years
USN Retired
Kenneth McPheeters
Kenneth McPheeters Class of 1965
Army, 6 Years
Two tours of duty in Vietnam
Ralph L. Burkhart
Ralph L. Burkhart Class of 1963
Army, 20+ Years
US Army Airborne Ranger served in Vietnam, Korea, Panama, Germany, Bosnia and other locations throughout the United States.
Richard Atkins
Richard Atkins Class of 1961
Navy, 4 Years
Dont know
Ron Forristal
Ron Forristal Class of 1989
Marine Corps, 17 Years
Has served for the last seventeen almost eighteen years deplying numerous times. Has served in the Gulg War 90-91, Operation Iraqi Freedom 2003, and 2005, and is now currently deployed to Afganistan.
Ron Jacobs
Ron Jacobs Class of 1969
Army, 20+ Years
Combat Arms (Armor) Various duty locations' through out the world, entered Military Sept 18,1967,Retired May 31, 1992. After retirement worked for General Dynamic's and Lockheed Martin, Training soldiers both outside US and in the US.
Steve Mandell
Steve Mandell Class of 1969
Navy, 20+ Years
US Naval Reserve-Boot Camp Great Lakes '69, Hospital Corps School San Diego '70, Naval Hospital Millington, Tennessee till '72. Chief Petty-officer '86, Commissioned Nurse Corps Officer '87, Operation Desert Shield-Desert Storm '90. Retired (04) LCDR-Lieutenant Commander '98 (27 yrs 4 mo service)
Steve Mandell, CRNA
Steve Mandell, CRNA Class of 1969
Navy, 20+ Years
E-1 to E-7 (Chief), Ensign (O-1) to Lieutenant Commander (O-4), Great Lakes, IL bootcamp, San Diego Hospital Corps School, Naval Hospital Millington, TN, Operation Desert Shield/Storm onboard the USHS Comfort in the Persian Gulf. Retired 1998 with 27 yrs 4 mo.
Thomas Ainsworth
Thomas Ainsworth Class of 1992
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Public Affairs, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Print and Photo Journalism, Media and Community Relations

Classmates Spotlight

Raytown High School Classmates

Bill Heather
Class of '79

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