Military Alumni

Military Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!

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Honored Military Alumni

Betty Black
Betty Black Class of 1970
Army Reserves, 9 Years
Headquarters Mr Yoder Clerk typist 130 Company Cook
Bill Collier
Bill Collier Class of 1981
Navy, 4 Years
Four years active and Five years of reserves. Served on the USS Halyburton FFG- 40
Bradley J. Shearman
Bradley J. Shearman Class of 2004
National Guard, 1 Years
I just completed basic training at Fort Jackson South Carolina, and I am enlisted as a Food Specialist.
Carl Sanborn
Carl Sanborn Class of 1967
Army, 7 Years
82nd Airborne Division HHC 2/508th Inf. Was a Sgt. E5
Chris Morningstar
Chris Morningstar Class of 1980
National Guard, 20+ Years
Tank mechanic 103rd armor. 2004-2005 Iraq deployment with task force Dragoon. Awarded a CAB. Wheeled mechanic with 128th BSB in Pittsburgh.
David R. Camlin
David R. Camlin Class of 1975
Navy, 15 Years
7 years active, 8 years reserve. Served as Navy Corpsman, primarily with USMC at Camp Lejeune, NC and Mare Island Shipyard, CA. Acivated reservist for Desert Shield/Storm.
Doug Ream
Doug Ream Class of 1974
Navy, 20+ Years
Chief Navy Counselor, Navy Reserve recruiting Command and Navy Recruiting District Buffalo, NY. retired July 2005
Frank W. Lesosky
Frank W. Lesosky Class of 1965
Air Force, 20+ Years
aircraft mechanic on several aircraft.71/2 years of active and 15 years in Air National Guard.My last 7 years I worked as an aircraft inspector
Jay Rosencrance
Jay Rosencrance Class of 1983
Air Force, 7 Years
Aircraft Maintenance Officer, McGuire AFB 1988-1993 Served in Desert Shield/Storm Aug 1990-Mar 1991 C-17 System Program Office Wright Patterson AFB 1993-1995
Jeff Trabold
Jeff Trabold Class of 1974
Air Force, 20+ Years
I've been in the Army, Army Reserve, Air Guard, and Air Force since 1982. I specialize in Airfield Operations and Management and have worked my way into a nitch position to where I voluntarily deploy yearly all over the world. More recently, I've worked in Spain, UAE, Andrews AFB, and Cannon AFB, New Mexico. I'm attached to the 112th Fighter Squadron (F16) based in Toledo Ohio. I plan on continuing with the Air Guard/Air Force until 2016. I'm a retired (2008) air traffic controller for the FAA. I currently work part-time for the Michigan Army Guard as a contract air traffic controller in Grayling Michigan.
John W. Thomas
John W. Thomas Class of 1975
Navy, 20+ Years
Cryptologic Technician Collection Served in Guam, Germany, San Francisco, USS Merrill (DD-976), Rota Spain and The Pentagon, Washington DC. Took Part in Operation Praying Mantis, 1988 in the Persian Gulf, the last major at sea action by the United State Navy
MAJ Thomas Naugle
MAJ Thomas Naugle Class of 1985
Army, 20+ Years
Network Engineer in Baghdad
Mandy Lee Keim
Mandy Lee Keim Class of 1988
Navy, 4 Years
I was stationed on the USS Simon Lake in Holy Loch, Scotland and on the USS Frank Cable in Charleston South Carolina.I was in from 1988 to 1993. I was a 3.5 ton crane operator and signalman.
Michael R Koontz
Michael R Koontz Class of 1980
Coast Guard, 4 Years
Wildwwod NJ, Governors Island, NY, Yerba Buena Island, SF,
Michael Saba
Michael Saba Class of 1992
Air Force, 20+ Years
Duty assignments: Pearl Harbor, HI, Offutt AFB, NE, Beale AFB, CA, MacDill AFB, FL, Langley AFB, VA. Deployments to Korea, Bosnia, Afghanistan, Iraq.
Michael Yannutz
Michael Yannutz Class of 1991
Marine Corps, 17 Years
Served as an infantryman for 5 years and as an intelligence specialist for over 12 years; traveled and operated in various countries to include Philippines, Thailand, Korea, Japan, Norway, Australia, Canada, Singapore, China, and Iraq.
MSG Craig A Hawkins
MSG Craig A Hawkins Class of 1986
Army, 20+ Years
82nd ABN Div. Several Iraq and Afghanistan tours. Tours in Germany and Alaska. Currently stationed at Ft. Bragg, NC
Paul Gary Burkett
Paul Gary Burkett Class of 1966
Marine Corps, 6 Years
Two years active duty, Four years reserves. Echo Company, Second Battalion, Fifth Marine Regiment, An Hoa, Vietnam
PAUL T. BOYER Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years
Philip E Cantore
Philip E Cantore Class of 1979
Air Force, 4 Years
Security Police/ guarded priority A assets. Hahn. AFB W. Germany (50TH.Security Police Squadron, Minot AFB, Minot Nd.USA, 91ST Missle Security Squadron. Seperated honorably1983 rank Sgt.

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Minde Davis
Class of '98

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School News

Class of 1958 55th Reunion-All Classes Reunion

Dittos on Frank's request. We in the Class of 1958 will have our 55th reunion in 2013 and would like to coordinate it wi...
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