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As of November 2013, Onekama School's site will change. All pages between 1997 and Nov. 2013 will be Archived as OCSArchive on the new site. You will see them, but no additions or corrections will be made. It's been a fun 17 years! ~Barb Eldridge
|Onekama High School
Class of 1987
|Ed Bradford /
Sharon Kott Appicelli -married Chris Appicelli photo on 8/26/2006 -employed in Administration at the Manistee County Medical Care Facility -living in the Manistee area.
-new email, email@example.com Jan. 07
Greg & Lucinda (Falk) Welch married almost 12 years. We have two children Alexander, and Alexa
Tim Krolczyk firstname.lastname@example.org May 08
Paula (Vallie) Laws: email@example.com Hi, My husband, myself and our two kids (Haley and Tucker) have moved to the Grand Rapids area. I am the new Membership Director of the Property Management Association of West Michigan and my husband has joined the Engineering department at Plaza Towers. Look us up if anyone is ever in the area! :)
Todd Walker: Living in Arcadia. Married to Holly Bradford Walker. Son Ethan. Aug. 2008
Kristen Kenny firstname.lastname@example.org ]Working at Northern Lakes Community Mental Health and living in Kingsley, MI. Feb. 2009
Living in Traverse City and working as the Customer Relations/Internet
Shane Mills / Photograph email@example.com Band's website http://www.soulbelly.com Shane writes, "It's so nice to visit the website and stroll down memory lane as I re-read everybody's blurb. I wanted to let you know that this fall I've taken a position at historic John Muir High School in the Pasadena Unified School District, teaching geometry. It's a very old school, probably built in the 30's (or earlier), which boasts such famous alumni as Jackie Robinson (broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball) and David Lee Roth (of Van Halen fame) among many others. As well, the football team plays their homecoming game against their arch-rivals in the Rose Bowl every year! I'm very excited to be working so close to the community I live in."
Lauren Kieffer : Got married on
May 21, 2002 at Sandals resort, Negril Jamaica to Joe
Beckmann. I am keeping my maiden name, but hyphening:
Lauren Kieffer-Beckmann Keeping Kieffer for all
professional/career related things.
Graduated May 11, 2002 with a dual Masters - MBA and MA -
Masters in Management, with emphasis in Strategic
Planning. Bought a house in May ( busy month of May!!!)
Oct. 2005 I
just had baby # 2 - Kolton Matthew - on Aug 18th - so I
have been at home on maternity leave. I go back Nov. 3!
Update e-mail Feb. 07
Morgan Showalter: Update Oct.06 My wife Sia and I returned to the USA one year ago. Our first child, Maria Carla Ariadne Showalter Photo was born on February 23rd, 2006. She is healthy, beautiful, and a blessing to us. We now live in the suburbs of Baltimore. You can contact me at: firstname.lastname@example.org / Photo
Heidi Lyman Brammer writes, "I have moved out to Seattle and I love it out here. It is so beautiful with the water and the mountains, but it is far from home. I plan on teaching special education next year, until then I am keeping myself busy subbing and planning my wedding (3000 miles away). My mom and sister have done most of it for me, Thank goodness." email@example.com
Emily Heikkinen firstname.lastname@example.org In the fall of 1999, Emily was on international television leading the Travel Channel host and crew on a trek through Kings Canyon and Sequoia National Park in California. She had ACL and cartilage surgery in the spring of 2000 to repair an injury suffered while skiing in New Zealand. Updated 2005 New Photographs of Emily
Matthias Meyns: (Letter)I used to be an exchange student at
Onekama High with the class of 87. Since that time I
finished school, had two years of Army Service and then
started my career in TV and Video production. After
several years in Hamburg I just moved to Berlin to work
for an independent TV-news agency called RTC-TVnews as an
editor. I often think back of the great times I had in
Onekama, and many skills I was able to learn there helped
me very well in managing my life. Though I'm still single
with no kids, I'm quite happy with it. Unfortunately I
have lost contact to my Host family, the Wards over the
years. The last I know is, that my host-mom Mary Ward
lives in Grand Rapids. I really would like to be put on
the e-mail list of the class of 1987 and receive further
information about the 15th reunion planning next summer.
Many Greetings from Germany!
http://www.onekama.k12.mi.us / Main Alumni Page