Mishawaka High School - Class of 1980

 

The 35th reunion of the graduation of the Mishawaka High School Class of 1980 was held on the weekend of June 27, 2015.
Friday, June 26, 2015: Pre-Reunion Mixer at The Little Black Dog Tavern in the 100 Center had a good turnout.
Saturday, June 27, 2015: Lunch at Doc Pierce's hosted by Steve Denman saw about 25 classmates attending.
Celebrations Unlimited, 410 S. Laurel Street, Mishawaka - Cocktail Hour started at 6:00 PM and was followed by dinner at 7:00.
See our Mishawaka High School 1980 Class Reunion Facebook Page for more information (You don't need a FaceBook account to see it).



2010 - The MHS Class of 1980 30-Year Reunion
A gathering of the Class of 1980 was held at Celebrations Unlimited on South Laurel Street in Mishawaka.
To download a pdf copy of the booklet from the reunion, click here.
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2005 - The MHS Class of 1980 25-Year Reunion
A gathering of the Class of 1980 was held at the Mishawaka FOP Lodge #91 on East 12th Street in Mishawaka.
To download a pdf copy of the slideshow from the reunion, click here.
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2000 - The MHS Class of 1980 20-Year Reunion
A gathering of the Class of 1980 was held at the Mishawaka FOP Lodge #91 on East 12th Street in Mishawaka.
A class booklet including contact information for alumni was created for the 20th reunion attendees.

1995 - The MHS Class of 1980 15-Year Reunion
A gathering of the Class of 1980 was held at the Knollwood Country Club on Adams Rd in Granger, IN.

1990 - The MHS Class of 1980 10-Year Reunion
A gathering of the Class of 1980 was held at the Ramada Inn in Roseland, IN.
The Roseland Ramada Inn was torn down several years ago to make way for fast food restaurants and an economy motel.

1985 - The MHS Class of 1980 5-Year Reunion
A gathering of the Class of 1980 was held at the Mishawaka VFW Post 360 on East Jefferson Blvd.
We were treated to a corn and sausage roast while we caught up with our friends.

M.H.S. Class Roster - To view a re-creation of the official M.H.S. commencement program from June 4, 1980 - Click here

Alumni on the World-Wide-Web
Bob Boehnlein - Bob is the Chief Executive Officer and a co-founder of Perscio, a big data discovery and planning firm in Indianapolis.
Steve Chamberlin - After 21 years at C.G. Schmidt in Milwaukee, Steve has his own construction consulting company: The Chamberlin Group LLC.
Karen Furore Grau - After working for Indiana Governor Evan Bayh, Karen has an award-winning production company called Calamari Productions.
Paul Modlin - Paul is a teacher at Mishawaka High School.
Tom Schultz - Tom is an attorney and co-owner at the Law Firm of Schultz & Pogue, LLP in Carmel, Indiana.
Joy Lynn White - Joy is a singer/songwriter and a major recording artist who has released six albums. She resides in Nashville, TN.
  Please email me with your web page address for this area.

www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=50248816236 The class of 1980 now has their own Facebook group.

Deceased Alumni*
Chris Allison   1961 - 2005Tammy (Ford) Hardin   1961 - 2007Gina McDonald   1962 - 2015
Richard Arnold   1961 - 1986Teresa (Gorny) Grill   1961 - 1996Scott Salyers   1962 - 1987
Mike Barbera   1961-1998James (Jim) Grise   1962 - 2015John Sowell   1961 - 2006
Doug Carrico   1961 - 2007Greg Hall   1961 - 2003Judy Strantz   1961 - 2011
Charlie Drake   196x - 1990Greg Krakoske   1962 - 2005Jeff Wilder   1961 - 2007
Andy Egendoerfer   1961 - 2005Doug Magnuson   1960 - 1998Janet Wilson   196x - 1998
* I do not have or maintain any detailed information regarding the passing of alumni. For more information please contact the St. Joseph County Public Library. The library keeps a microfilm record of all death notices from the South Bend Tribune and Elkhart Truth newspapers. For areas outside St. Joseph County, try an obituary search engine, such as Ancestor Hunt.com. Please send additions or corrections to the email address at the bottom of this page. Thank you.

All MHS Alumni Directory:
An all-school alumni directory was published in late 2000. Phone 1-800-877-6554 for details on availability.

All MHS Alumni Club:
An all-school alumni club has been formed. They meet the first Wednesday of every month at the FOP Lodge on East 12th Street in Mishawaka (where else?). Contact John C. Moore at 3701 Lindahl Drive, Mishawaka, IN 46544, Phone 574-259-1640 for details. An article appeared in the South Bend Tribune about the club.

Other MHS Alumni Class Sites:

MHS Alumni Home

Reunion Related Sites:
Mishawaka High School - The Official School City Site
Classmates.com - High School Alumni Database
Schoolnews.com - High School and College Alumni Database

Other Mishawaka-Related links:
City of Mishawaka - Official Mishawaka Site
Mishawaka, Colorado - Yes there is another Mishawaka in the US! I've been there and it's gorgeous (no pun intended).
Old Yearbooks For Sale:
Lost your Miskodeed over the years? Chances are you can get another Misko. On sale for around $40.00 (cash only) are new [never been used] copies of many old yearbooks. Many years are available (although, MHS Class of '80 is NOT). Contact MHS for more information:
Mishawaka High School
1202 Lincoln Way East
Mishawaka, IN 46544
phone: 574-254-7300


Unofficial Endorsements
The Mishawaka High School Class of 1980 unofficially endorses (and patronizes) these fine landmark establishments:
Bonnie Doon Ice Cream
Doc Pierce's
Hacienda Mexican Restaurants
Luigi's Pizza
Mishawaka West End Bakery
Rossini's Pizza

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