St Louis Park High School Alumni

St. Louis Park, Minnesota (MN)

Recent Members

Erika Forshtay 1995
Jo Eveland 1983
Linda Mikkola 1969
Lisa Sletten 1989
Roni Broms 1974
Susan Goldman 1971
Tim Johnson 1976
Wayne Lendeen 1979

Military Alumni

Military High School 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

Andy Neudecker
Andy Neudecker
Class of 1991
Air Force, 4 Years

Had a ball from start to finish
Barbara (Bowen) Lemm
Barbara (Bowen) Lemm
Class of 1970
Army Reserves, 18 Years

Served in Desert Storm 1990 - 1991 with the 13th EVAC National Guard from Madison. WI Served with the 4221st Hospital Served with the 911 FST Det. Madison, WI
Dale Lapakko
Dale Lapakko
Class of 1964
Army, 5 Years

Received my commission via OCS at Ff. Belvoir VA and spent three years in Europe avoiding the two way rifle range in Asia.
David Thies
David Thies
Class of 1986
Army, 10 Years

Served in the US Army Signal Corps from 1986-1996
Edwin H. Engelmann
Edwin H. Engelmann
Class of 1983
Navy, 7 Years

US Navy Submarine Service
Erik Bonstrom
Erik Bonstrom
Class of 1991
Marine Corps, 9 Years

I served my first two years just outside of Tokyo in Yokosuka, Japan. I then served four years in the infantry with 1/8 Bravo Company doing three comabt missions. My final three years I was at the White House opening the door for the President.
Gary D McDevitt
Gary D McDevitt
Class of 1965
Navy, 4 Years

From 1965-1969 Aboard USS VOGELGESANG DD-862
Gary J Carlson
Gary J Carlson
Class of 1976
Army, 4 Years

U.S. ARMY 3rd Armored Division Attached Infantry Units Tank & APC Tech.
Gene Herrick
Gene Herrick
Class of 1982
Air Force, 16 Years

SSGT weapons loader aircraft armament systems specialist.Active duty 1982 to 86. Griffis Air Force Base Rome New York,Grand Forks Air Force Base Grand Forks North Dakota. Oklahoma air National Guard Tulsa,Ok.USAF Reserve Luke Air Force Base, AZ. Carswell Air Force Base Fort Worth ,Texas .
Gregory Hagg
Gregory Hagg
Class of 1974
Navy, 20+ Years

I retired as a Senior Chief Data Systems Technician (E8). My career took me all over the world on various ships, most notably the USS Nimitz (CVN-68) where I served 4 years. I also did a tour of instructor duty and recruiting duty.
Jack Taly
Jack Taly
Class of 1982
Navy, 20+ Years

Currently a Chief in the Navy Reserve Served on Active Duty in New London CT. and Mobilized to NAVY IA Combat Training Command.
John Ward
John Ward
Class of 1970
Army, 3 Years

NCOIC, Office of the Comptroller, USACC-CONUS, Ft. Ritchie, MD
Judith (Andersen) Hogan
Judith (Andersen) Hogan
Class of 1974
Army Reserves, 18 Years

Served as a Personnel Records Specialist, then promoted to USAR Training School, assisting course instructors and students in completion of required training. It was very fulfilling work, and honored to serve.
Julian S. Adams
Julian S. Adams
Class of 2007
Marine Corps, 9 Years

Oorah and Semper Fi to my fellow Brothers and Sisters of SLPSH
Keith Brudevold
Keith Brudevold
Class of 1964
Navy Reserves, 13 Years

Enlisted Seaman, then Flight School and Naval Flight Division Officer
Les Langen
Les Langen
Class of 1972
Army, 3 Years

Health Inspector. Army Commendation Medal.
Lowell C. Wise
Lowell C. Wise
Class of 1963
Air Force, 4 Years

worked with Atlas F missiles at Walker AFB, New Mexico and then microwave radio relay in Germany
Mark Beall
Mark Beall
Class of 1977
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

Joined the Corps in Jan 77, Retired Oct 31 1998. Rank of GySgt. I served as a Aviation Operations Chief, with collateral duties as a Rescue Swimmer and a Crew Chief of a CT-39G. I was stationed at: NAS New Orleans, MCAS Iwakuni Japan, MCAS Cherry Point, NAS Whidbey Island, MCAS Cherry Point and Camp Foster Okinawa. Returned to Cherry Point to Retire.
Michael Nelson
Michael Nelson
Class of 1984
Army, 12 Years

1984 Basic/ Infantry Training Ft Benning GA, 84-85 Ft Stewart GA, 85-87 Schofield Barracks HI, 87-92 Berlin Germany 2007 Patriot Missile Operator, Ft Bliss TX, 07-10 Ft Bliss TX, Instructor Patriot Missile, 10-11 Ft Sill OK, Patriot Missile Instructor Level 3 Combatives Instructor
Neal Utter Benjamin
Neal Utter Benjamin
Class of 1966
Navy, 6 Years

1966-1972, Electronics, ETN2, Served USS Eldorado AGC-11 followed by a tour in Vietnam, followed by two years in the Phillippines at US Nav Com Sta San Miguel

Classmates Spotlight

St Louis Park High School Classmates

Valerie Larsen
Class of '89

Alumni Stories

High School Alumni Stores

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School News

SLP alum featured in Broadway musical premiere

Kim Kivens, a 1991 graduate of St. Louis Park High School, is featured in the area premiere of a Broadway musical which ...
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Our St Louis Park High School military alumni are some of the most outstanding people we know and this page recognizes them and everything they have done! Not everyone gets to come home for the holidays and we want our St Louis Park High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in St. Louis Park are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!