Naperville Community High School Class of 1962 - Latest News
11-08-2018 - Golden years together
The purpose of this posting is to recognize those members of our class who have been married for 50 years or more. Congratulations to them all. ¬†And to those of lesser years together, we hope you have many more happy years to come. The following have reached that milestone on the date or in the year indicated.
John and Betty Weldy/Mlezvia - 2013
Jim and Diane (Kocher) Bohnstead - 2014
Ray and Sharon Miller - 2015
Dan and Kathy Gonzalez - 2016
Vince and Marilyn Molitor - 2016
Bernie and Chris Scott/Grossman - 2016
Bill and Sharon Wehrli/Behnke - 2016
Ken and Margaret (Adams) Strubler - 2017
Ed and Linda Stutzman/Hagan * 2017
Eric and Carol Staffeldt/Robinson - 2017
Carl and Inge Karin Schwiekert - 2018
Steve and Linda Swenson - 2018
Norm and Cindy (Wheatly) - November? 2018
Tom and Marj Mastny- 8/2/2019
Jerry and Cheryl Kuhn - 9/13/2019
Jim and Marcia McElhinney/Thayer - 2019
Bob and Diane LeVee - 10/24/20
Jim and Becky Cook - May 2020
09-19-2012 - Recognizing Our Military Veterans
The class of 1962 entered adult life in the midst of the Vietnam Conflict and many of our classmates served their country during the following years. Our goal is to identify all who served. It is recognized that the following listing may be incomplete. If you or someone you know served and is not included here or you can provide needed corrections, if any, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with pertinent data and it will be gladly added to the list.
Jim Allan - retired Admiral, US Navy, Supplies, service in Viet Nam.
John Bernard - USAF, 4 years.
Majorie Blair Laws - Nurse, USAF.
Dwayne Burgess - 30-year career, USAF, weather related assignments.
Rhett Dawson - Intelligence Officer, US Army,service in Germany.
Jim Enck - US Army, service in Viet Nam.
Chuck Erb - 4 years service, USAF.
Rick Fender - 3 years, US Army Artillery, service in Korea.
Larry Fink - US Army, died from complications of exposure to Agent Orange in Viet Nam.
Steve Hajek - US Army, Military Police.
Don Jensen - 3 years USAF Corps.
Gail Kennedy Morrison - USAF - Psychologist.
Ron Koelling - 6 years, USAF, navigator service in Viet Nam
Chuck Koretke - US ¬†Navy, service in the waters off the coast of Viet Nam.
Jerry Kuhn - US Army, Big Red 1, Records Clerk, service in Viet Nam.
Rod Landorf - 6 years, ¬†US Army - Aviation, service in Viet Nam.
Howard Lemcke - US Army, service in Viet Nam, awarded the Purple Heart.
Bob Levee -√ā Career in the Army, helicopter pilot and later a nurse, awarded the purple Heart, a Bronze Star and other awards, service in Viet Nam and Desert Storm.
Don Mengedoth - 3 years, US Army, artillary.
Ralph Miceli - 4 years, USAF.
Bob Moede - 3 years, US Navy, Chaplain.
Vince Molitor - 3 yrs - US Army - service in Germany and Viet Nam. Airborne. Struggled for a time with PTSD
Bert Neighbour - 4 years, USAF.
Vince Ory - US Army, artillary, service in Viet Nam.
Tom Owens - US Army - Army Security Agency.
Jerry Patton - 4 years, USAF, pilot, service in Viet Nam.
Bill Perkins - 3 years, US Army, Signal Corps, service in Viet Nam.
Carl Schweikert - Army, Capt - 10 years, Germany and Viet Nam, 2 Bronze Stars, 2 Air Medals, Joint Services Commendation Medal, Army Commendation Medal.
Al Sullender - US Army, Signal Corp, service in Viet Nam.
Steve Swenson - Illinois National Guard.
Jim Watson - 4 years, US Navy, Communications Officer.
Gordon Witt - Army. Service in Viet Nam.
Tom Young - Civil Air Patrol.
08-07-2012 - NCHS Mural
A great article about the indian settlement mural that was almost lost can be read at the following web site. Take a look!