Veterans

We are proud of our alumni who are Veterans and those currently serving in the Armed Forces. Thank you for your service!

If you or someone you know is a Minnetonka graduate and a Veteran or active military member, and is not listed below, please complete our contact form or email us at alumni@minnetonkaschools.org so we can add them to this list.


Graduating
Class
NameDetails
1931 (Excelsior)Melvin Colby (deceased)Army
1935Alfred John BottkeArmy
1935 (Excelsior)James Thomas (deceased)Army
1937 (Excelsior)Fred Thomas (deceased)Army
1938
(Excelsior)
Rufus C. Jefferson (deceased)

Coast Guard

1938 (Excelsior)Harold "Jim" LeesNavy
1938 (Deephaven)Stewart Smith (deceased)Navy
1939 (Excelsior)Bob WilliamsMarine Corps
1940
(Deephaven)
Dr. Kenneth SmithNavy
1940 (Excelsior)Donald ThomasArmy
1941
(Deephaven)
Robert Carlson
(deceased)
Air Force
1941
(Deephaven)
Robert "Bob" Hullsiek (deceased)Air Force
1941 (Deephaven)Benton Gerald "Tony" Johnson (deceased)Navy
1941Leonard Koehnen (deceased)Air Force
1942 (Deephaven)Orin Crosby
1942 (Deephaven)Thomas GowenCoast Guard
1943Gale FullerCoast Guard

1943 (Excelsior)

Lee Hermann

Army

1943

Kenneth Koehnen (deceased)

Navy

1944Eugene KoehnenArmy
1944 (Deephaven)William Dorsey Smith (deceased)Navy
1945 (Excelsior)Hugh "Oz" AreyAir Force, Army, Navy
1945 (Excelsior)Jerry GibsonNavy
1945 (Excelsior)Richard Alan De Guise (deceased)Army
1945
(Excelsior)
Irving Johnson

Army
1946John FlinkArmy
1946George HoldenNavy
1946John E. LeeNavy, Air Force
1946Lee WilliamsNavy
1947 (Deephaven)

Richard Lee (deceased)

National Guard

1947John NormanArmy
1948Carl HoffmanAir Force
1948Gordon Koehnen (deceased)Air Force
1948 (Excelsior)

Lowell Jergens

Air Force

1948 (Excelsior)

Herbert Schmidt (deceased)

Army

1948Rodney ThompsonAir Force
1949

Ronald Bongard

Air Force

1949Gene R. ClappNavy, Army
1949 (Excelsior)

Phillip "Bud" Haley

Navy

1949 (Excelsior)James MoffetNavy
1949 (Excelsior)Phillip "Bud" HaleyNavy
1949 (Excelsior)Richard "Bud" Thomas (deceased)Army
1949Ronald BongardAir Force


Graduating
Class
Name Details
1950Patrick BrickleyNavy

1950 (Deephaven)

George E. Leuer

Army
1950 (Deephaven)Charles "Chuck" LobbAir Force, Air Force Reserves
1950 (Deephaven)Donald "Don" SchuetzNavy
1950John Sommer (deceased)Navy
1951 (Deephaven)

Virgil Andrada (deceased)

Army

1951

Jim Bingham

Navy

1951Alan ClappNavy
1951Richard Evans

Navy

1951 (Deephaven)

Russ Holman

Army

1951 (Deephaven)

Tom LaHaye

Army

1951Wayne Nickham

Air Force

1951Harlin Olannd

Marine Corps
1951Kent Passe

Army
1951Dick PetersonNavy
1952Howard Babock
1952Walter Berg

Navy

1952Larry Spooner (deceased)Marine Corps
1953Milt Brooks (deceased)

Air Force

1953Arthur FredricksonNavy
1953Reginold Frost (deceased)

1953Frank Johnson

Marine Corps

1953Penny Martinson (deceased)Army
1953Perry MartinsonArmy
1953William ParsonageArmy
1953Don Stewart

Army

1954Donald CorruthArmy
1954Patricia MeathAir Force
1955

Bruce Gniffke

Navy
1955Anthony McKeown

Navy

1955

Ted Sundin

Air Force

1955Lowell A. VetterMarine Corps
1955Richard VosmekArmy
1956John AnfinsenNavy
1956John DarkeArmy
1956Richard Hanner

Navy
1956

Robert Kleven

Air Force

1956

David Kliefgen

Navy

1956

Carl "Bud" Kollmeyer (deceased)

Navy
1956Douglas Kruger

Air Force

1956Lowell LundAir Force
1956Dennis MooreNavy
1956Richard Mueller

Navy
1956Kenneth Nikins

Army

1956

John Bradford "Brad" Reeves

Marine Corps

1956William "Bill" SauerArmy
1956James Smith (deceased)Navy
1956Ellis ThomasNavy
1957Betty (Joswick) BlodgettAir Force
1957John BlodgettAir Force
1957George CranbrookArmy
1957Leroy FooteNavy
1957Ron JohnsenNavy
1957David McRae (deceased)Navy
1957Joseph MoyleArmy
1957Allan W. Rife, Sr.Army
1957Allen SchneiderArmy
1957John "Al" TiltonArmy
1957John TiltonArmy
1957Lloyd TroendleArmy
1958

John Cranbrook

Army
1958

David Crozier

Army
1958Phil GaraghtyArmy
1958John KleinheskelMarine Corps
1958Jon SeirupArmy
1958Rich ThompsonAir Force
1959Jerry ClarkMarine Corps

1959Joseph DeGuiseMarine Corps

1959Alicejean (Leigh) DodsonArmy
1959Thomas HafnerMarine Corps
1959

Lee Hehl

Air Force

1959

Air Force

Navy
1959Gary PetersonArmy
1959

Robert Sage

Navy
1959

John Tendall

Air Force

1959

Daryl Wedan

Navy

1959Thomas HafnerMarine Corps
Graduating ClassNameDetails
1960Michael Alberg (deceased)Air Force
1960Curtis BlackArmy

1960

Bill Blood

Army
1960Lester "Lee" DavisArmy
1960Kent DO

1960

James Hanner

Navy

1960

James Kraft

Navy

1960Bill NaegeleArmy
1960Bill OakleyNavy
1960

Tom Penn

Army
1960Bob PetersenMarine Corps
1960Dean RizerArmy
1960John SorflatenAir Force
1960

Tom Tallakson

Army
1960

Wayne Terry

Marine Corps

1960Steve WorkmanNavy
1961Bruce AdomeitArmy
1961Les Allen (deceased)Army
1961

Bob Azarski

Army
1961Dan BartschArmy
1961John BoertjensArmy
1961Dan BradfordNavy, Air Force
1961Francis "Butch" ColbyNavy
1961Kent DolanNavy
1961Jim GloverArmy
1961Jim HatchArmy
1961Gary JohnsonArmy
1961Wayne JohnsonArmy
1961Steve KingNavy
1961Jim LenhartMarine Corps
1961

Bob McClain

Marine Corps

1961Mike MorganNavy
1961Larry NelsonNavy
1961Stu PetersonArmy
1961Larry PotterNavy
1961

Don Trick

Navy

1961

Bob Wostrel

Army

1961

William Thomas

Marine Corps

1962Darrel DixArmy
1962Tom Griffin Army
1962

Gil Vander Ham (deceased)

Army

1962Arthur JohnsenArmy
1962Jim JohnsonArmy
1962Jerry MartinMarine Corps
1962

Dave Rodem

Navy
1963Marty Benson (deceased)Marine Corps
1963Gary Richard DavisNavy
1963Eric EastmanNavy
1963Richard "Dick" EngebretsonNavy
1963Paul FinsnessArmy
1963Alan FletcherMarine Corps
1963Richard "Dick" GerberdingNavy
1963Patrick GorbinArmy
1963Grant GustafsonMarine Corps
1963Lloyd HammerstromAir Force
1963John Michael HortonNavy
1963Daniel LangvaNavy
1963Thomas LarsonArmy
1963Jim McKinneyArmy
1963Ross PetersonMarine Corps
1963Charles "Chuck" ScottArmy
1963Willy SkadsbergNavy
1963Edward TerryMarine Corps
1963Bernie Teske (deceased)Marine Corps
1963Bruce TridenNavy
1963Richard WagnerArmy
1963Keith WassmundAir Force
1963James WilsonAir Force
Graduating
Class
NameDetails
1964Chic AndingArmy
1964Jim Bean (deceased)Marine Corps
1964Gary BlesiNavy, Army
1964Jeremy "Jerry" BrownAir Force
1964Jeffrey DolanAir Force
1964William FleuryNavy
1964Mike FotyNavy
1964Michael "Mike" GeorgeMarine Corps
1964Leon GoldenmanAir Force
1964Bill Griffin Navy
1964John HansenMarine Corps
1964John HegranesMarine Corps
1964Thomas HodelArmy
1964Keith JohnsonNavy
1964Ronald KohlsArmy
1964John A. Moorhead, Jr.Army
1964Joe Mullen
1964Alan PedersonMarine Corps
1964Chuck PillsburyCoast Guard
1964Crosby ReayMarine Corps
1964Ted RobbMarine Corps
1964Jim ShermanArmy
1964Michael SmegalNavy
1964Joe SmithNavy, Army
1964Steve Wolfe
1964Jim YorkArmy
1965James AdsemNavy
1965William "Bill" ArmstrongNavy
1965Dan AustinMarine Corps
1965David BerscheitNavy
1965Chris BollisArmy
1965Steven Canfield (deceased)Air Force
1965Robert CarruthArmy
1965Gary DavisNavy
1965Ken FitzGeraldNavy
1965Sandra Strom-GiesekeAir Force
1965Dale Granger (1965)Army
1965Charles "Chuck" HamMarine Corps, Navy
1965Judy Vander HamNavy
1965Patrick HanilyArmy
1965Peter HolmgrenArmy
1965Harley KesterMarine Corps
1965Roger Kittleson (deceased)Marine Corps
1965Terry KnutsonArmy
1965David KonerzaAir Force
1965Allen "Trey" LabattArmy
1965Terry LeDellArmy
1965Dave LeitzmanAir Force
1965Charles "Chuck" Lundeen (deceased)Air Force
1965Don LundmanArmy
1965James "Jim" MackieAir Force
1965Brian MahinNavy
1965Thomas McKinneyNavy
1965Ronald "Ron" MielkeAir Force
1965Eugene J. MillerMarine Corps
1965Raymond OlsenArmy
1965Rodney OlsonArmy
1965Mike OlundArmy
1965Win "Gilbert" PeirsolArmy
1965Karl PetersenNavy
1965Tom PetersonAir Force
1965John ReynoldsArmy
1965John RyanArmy
1965Charles RyeArmy
1965John SatherAir Force
1965Steve SappNavy
1965Robert SchneiderAir Force
1965David ScottMarine Corps
1965Tom SelsethArmy
1965Thomas "Tom" SheltonArmy
1965John SimcoxNavy
1965Ed SorensonArmy
1965David SwanNavy
1965Gary ThompsonArmy
1965Ray ThuftedalArmy
1965Steve TroxellNavy
1965David WalkerArmy
1965Bob WeberArmy

Graduating
Class
NameDetails
1966Cornell AndersonAir Force
1966Jeffrey AgrellArmy
1966Cullen AndersonArmy
1966Charles Asp (John Dotseth)Marine Corps
1966Linda (Heger) BakerNavy
1966John K. BarnesNavy
1966Michael "Mike" Edmondson (deceased)Marine Corps
1966Donald GerberdingNavy
1966Daniel HannahNavy
1966David HillArmy
1966Jacqueline Ellershaw HodgesNavy
1966Michael HoopsNavy
1966Bruce JohnsonArmy
1966John KellyArmy
1966Lowel LundAir Force
1966Jim MeyersNavy
1966Mark MinklerArmy
1966James ReayArmy
1966Greg RiceNavy, Air National Guard
1966Russell Schober (deceased)
1966Steven WheelerArmy
1966David Workman Army
1967Jerry BrunerMarine Corps
1967Robert BurtonNavy
1967Kenneth Franet (deceased)Army
1967Michael HalleckMarine Corps
1967John HanleyNavy
1967John KellyArmy
1967Paul LaidigMarine Corps
1967Arnold C. MillerArmy
1967Wayne RobertsonNavy
1967Richard SeglerMarine Corps
1967Jan YorkArmy
1968Steve CobbAir Force
1968Kevin CochranNavy
1968Geoffrey GipsonAir Force
1968William M. JonesArmy
1968Tommy Knopick (deceased)Army
1968Thomas LohstreterNavy
1968Donald MerharAir Force
1968Jerry MooreNavy Reserve
1968Kenneth NelsonNavy
1968Tim ReayArmy
1968James SatherArmy
1968Randy SwereyArmy
1968David ThomasArmy
1968Patricia (Phillippi) ThompsonArmy
1969Steve BeckmanMarine Corps
1969Scott BelfryMarine Corps
1969Jeff ColbyArmy
1969Mike CruikshankArmy
1969David GreskovicsAir Force
1969Dwight JohnsonArmy
1969Tom KroupaArmy
1969Keith KrugerCoast Guard
1969Scott LeverMarine Corps
1969Bob LoweArmy
1969Michael MasonNavy
1969Gregory G. OginNavy
1969Richard ReevesNavy
1969Drew SwansonArmy
1969Paul ThourAir Force

Graduating
Class
Name Details
1970Geoffrey EcoffArmy
1970Rufus C. JeffersonMarine Corps
1970Thomas NelsonArmy
1971Terry AndersonArmy
1971John DeVaneyAir Force
1971Joy (Davis) FruenAir Force
1971Craig GustafsonArmy
1971Barbara (Lush) HendersonArmy
1971Kevin KaskArmy
1971Gary LehmkuhlAir Force
1971Robert PolitteMarine Corps
1971Paul StadsklevArmy
1971John ZimmerNavy
1972Richard JacobsonArmy
1972Raymond JohnsonNavy
1972Lindy "Paul" LeachArmy
1972Peter MannNavy
1972Tim MasonNavy
1972Hank Morgän

Army
1972Karla PetersonNavy
1972Dale PolitteMarine Corps
1972Tom TimbergArmy
1973Larry BrauchleNavy
1973Todd CasterArmy
1973James ConklinAir Force
1973Daniel Kinzer
1973Craig LankkiNavy
1973Terry LeonardArmy
1973Ann (Stranik) LundArmy, Army Reserves
1973Michael PerraultNavy
1973Dana Sotherlund
1973Michael PerraultNavy
1973Tim StodolaNavy
1974Barb ReevesArmy
1974Carl BoertjensNavy
1974Barbara ChaseNavy
1974Paul DeVaneyAir Force
1974Dave ForceAir Force
1974Steve ForceNavy
1974Larry JohnsonNavy
1974Shelley KluzArmy
1974Bob SorensonArmy
1974Gerald OlsonMarine Corps
1974Dave OsmonsonNavy
1974Scott S. ScheurichNavy
1974Bob SorensonArmy
1975Todd CherlandCoast Guard
1975Jerri HaavenArmy
1975Don HansenCoast Guard
1975Jonathan "Jon" HoaglundArmy
1975Scott HogensonNavy
1975Jennifer (Johnson) Knutson
1975Paul MaraArmy
1975Brad SmithCoast Guard
1976Jim CoeArmy
1976Helen (Feichtinger) FederlineArmy
1976Tim GriepArmy
1976Melanie (Paul) HaleArmy
1976Mary JordanArmy
1976Scott ReidArmy
1976Tim SeifertArmy
1976Steven ShermockNavy
1976Doug ThomasNavy
1977Doug HansenNavy
1977

Doug Hansen


Navy
1977Bruce Benton David Johnson (deceased)

Navy
1977James KaufmanMarine Corps
1977Mike ShieldsNavy
1978Larry FraserAir Force
1978Doug HaugenArmy Reserves
1978Rich HolcombNavy
1978Stephen KingstonUS Navy
1978Mike McGuireAir Force
1978Jeffrey S. SearsArmy
1978Terrance SmithNavy
1978David WellsNavy, Air Force
1979Brad BrooksArmy
1979Ricardo BrooksMarine Corps
1979Nancy (Bittermann) BrownNavy
1979Robert ClayborneMarine Corps
1979Brent FlaskerudNavy
1979Elizabeth "Betsy" Holt (deceased)Air Force
1979Brad JohnsonMarine Corps
1979Terry KellyMarine Corps
1979Kurt ShaddrickAir Force
1979Alan WintersArmy
Graduating
Class
NameDetails
1980Tamara (Wells) AzurasNavy
1980Marty BackusArmy
1980David ChinanderAir National Guard
1980Bill ForceAir Force
1980Jim KinzerArmy, Army Reserves
1980James KohnkeNavy
1980 John Lane Marine Corps
1980Donald OlsonAir Force
1980James P. Sarafolean IINavy
1980Michael Wahl Army
1980Anthony WoitallaAir Force, Army
1981Carl Martin AndersenArmy
1981Donald Babitz

Marine Corps

1981Bill McCloskeyNavy
1981Robert A. MoranMarine Corps
1981Bill ForceAir Force
1981 David HuntingtonArmy
1981Jeff KinzerArmy
1981David Schmidt

Army
1982Michael BrinkhausAir Force, Air National Guard
1982Brett BrooksArmy
1982Jay R. CherlandNavy
1982Cathy CornishAir Force
1982Carter FairfieldMarine Corps
1982Michael GlaccumAir Force
1982Mary LundAir Force
1982Jeff MeyersAir Force
1982Ted MillerArmy
1982Daniel OttNavy
1982Bradley RosenbergerNavy
1982Scott ShepardNavy
1982Erik Simonson
1982Daniel SvardalArmy
1982Peter TurnerNavy
1982John J. Ziegler IIIAir Force
1983Alan TollefsonAir Force
1983Layne BeckmanArmy
1983Duncan ClyborneArmy
1983Dean GraupmannArmy
1983Paige GreenMarines
1983Tom KloudaArmy Reserve
1983Mark OswaldNavy
1983Alan TollefsonAir Force
1984Daniel LarsonMarine Corps
1984Robert GundersonAir Force
1984Daniel LarsonMarine Corps
1985Deborah (Huber) Ford
1985Chuck FrizelleNavy
1985Jens GotthardsenRoyal Danish Army
1985David MeyersAir Force
1985Ryan OpelArmy
1985Eugene StauberArmy
1986Kristoffer K. CoxAir Force
1986Jeff RenlundNavy
1986Juli (Wolter) GemplerNavy
1986Leo MorenoAir Force
1987James GarriganAir Force
1987Joel JohnsonNavy
1987Perry MeyerNavy
1987Mark ScholleArmy
1987Lane ShermanNavy
1987

Scott Shipstad

Navy
1987Lisa WalzNavy
1988Jim CochranCoast Guard
1988Tim WoodNavy
Graduating
Class
Name Details
1990Ned BruceMavy
1990Justin EiselArmy
1990Brett MenneNavy
1990Danielle MinorMarine Corps
1990Susan (Sponagle) MoffetNavy
1990Keri (Schreiber) SingletonAir Force
1990Dave ThulArmy National Guard
1990Keri (Schreiber) SingletonAir Force
1991Jeremy BowersNavy
1991Corby KoehlerArmy National Guard
1992Anthony ArditoNavy
1992Jacques BaumerAir Force
1992Michael Hawley Army
1992Jamie KrugerArmy Reserve
1992Matt LeBrunArmy National Guard
1992Jeremy MeyerMarine Corps
1992John MorrisonArmy National Guard
1992Matthew WisegarverArmy
1992Ken WitschorikArmy
1992Kurt WitschorikArmy
1993Scott BarnacleAir Force
1994Keith BarnacleAir Force
1994Justin BrisleyNavy
1994Daniel DvorakAir Force
1994Andrew HachtmanArmy
1995Scott HedtkeNavy
1995Todd JohnsonArmy
1995Ben OsbornArmy
1995Jody (Brandt) PedersonMarine Corps
1995Mike RingerAir Force
1995Kristina SchobeyArmy
1996Geoffrey ZahnAir Force
1996Sam ErwinMarine Corps
1996Scott GerlingArmy
1996Jim PanacopolousAir Force
1996Ryan RichardNavy
1996Brandon ThompsonNavy
1997Ryan AmbroseAir Force
1997Andrew FlorNavy
1997Jennifer KreislerNavy
1997Chad ShenkAir Force
1997Heather SweetserArmy
1998Kyle FransdalAir Force
1998Adam RislundMarine Corps
1999Mike AyotteArmy
1999Elizabeth (Follese) FransdalAir Force
1999Elizabeth (Baresch) HargroveAir Force
1999Jeff MathiowitzArmy National Guard
1999Brian MosleyMarine Corps
1999Edmund NevinMarine Corps
1999Kathleen (Mattson) SharpeArmy
1999Gary SlaterMarine Corps
1999Matt ThompsonArmy

Graduating
Class
Name Details
2000Steven CampMarine Corps
2000Sean EngelNavy
2000Matthew LommelArmy
2000Kellen "Casey" McDonaldArmy National Guard
2000Peter NorgaardNavy
2000Matthew RaddeMarine Corps
2000Ross StadsklevArmy
2001Bill AyotteArmy
2001Casey CampbellArmy
2002Stein ThorbeckArmy
2002Karen WaldorfArmy
2003Jeremy Hamilton
2003Wade RaddeMarine Corps
2003Peter ShenkAir Force
2004Liz (Ayotte) BaxterArmy
2004Tyler GustafsonNavy
2004Jordan HelgesenMarine Corps
2004Michael KerberMarine Corps
2004Andrew McDonaldArmy
2004Robert WoldMarine Corps
2006Kelly Fischer
2006Jonathan OwensMarine Corps
2007Daniel CarbonneauMarine Corps
2007

Cory Johnson

Navy
2007

Bobby Miller

Marine Corps
2007

Christopher Shortreed

Marine Corps
2007Timothy ShortreedMarine Corps
2008Austin LangAir Force
2009Daniel Benedict Marine Corps
2009Dat Quan DangArmy
2009Greyson HensleyArmy
2010Alex Altricher-LattnerMarine Corps
2010Alexander J. BergerArmy
2010Mike McCullumMarine Corps
2011Kristian Edson

Air Force
2011

Kamiko Higashi

Navy
2012Kaia HanksMarine Corps
2012Thomas KrantzArmy Reserves
2013Justin BoyleNavy
2014Duncan Reed JohnsonMarine
2015

Evi Kahana

Army
2015Connor McDoanldAir Force
2015Michael MingusArmy Ranger
2015Carter TorresNavy
2016Noah DejewskiArmy Ranger
2016Joseph EinhornMarine Corps
2016Madison GagnonArmy
2016Ben GallentineAir Force
2016Benjamin JohnsonAir Force
2016 Nikkoamor Losey
2016Josephine "Joey" LowdenArmy
2016Ben OlsonMarine Corps
2016Tanner WaldArmy
Graduating
Class
NameDetails
2017Grace BakalaArmy
2017Bud HarrisNavy
2017Don Lemke
2017James Lemke
2017Tim McHale
2017Larry Opfer
2017Clifford Charles SampsonNavy
2017James West SampsonNavy
2017Cole ShipmanNavy
2018

Liam Arnar

Air National Guard
2018Henry BixlerNavy
2018Tyler FahningNavy
2018

Logan Gallagher

Air Force
2018

Java Gordon

Army National Guard

2018

Jacob Hagen

Army National Guard

2018Sarah Riviere HerzanArmy National Guard
2018

James Jorde

Army National Guard

2018Mac Karrick
2018

Devon Kendall

Air Force
2018

Nicholas Lowden

Army
2018Sarah O'Connor
2018Olivia Pfaendtner
2018Olivia Rey
2018

Annika Shipstad

Navy
2018

Keyonté Talley

Air Force
2018

Samuel Venjohn

Air Force
2018

Zachery Wallace

Marine Corps