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Beavercreek High School Class of 1979

Those We Have Lost . . .

Let us not forget those who are no longer with us

David Arledge

Kim Baldridge (11/08)

Donald Barnes (8/22/87)

Robert Bianco

Marsha Cole

Erik "Buddy" Dobberstein (1/20/09)

DOBBERSTEIN, Erik (Bud) Erik Dobberstein of Bonita Springs, Fl., went home to the Lord on Jan. 20th after 4 years of courageously battling cancer. He was a 1979 graduate of Beavercreek High School and lived in Fl. for the past 29 years, where he worked in distribution and publishing. He was an active member of his church where he served and witnessed in many ways. Survivors are his wife Joan, parents Jim and Marilyn, sisters Jama and Denise and nephew Ryan. Memorial service will be at St. Paul Lutheran Church Feb. 7th at 11:00, 239 Wayne Ave. Dayton Oh. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in Erik's name to Hospice House 9470 Health Park Circle Ft. Myers, Fl. 33908 or National Foundation for Cancer Research P.O. Box 96024 Washington D.C. 20090.

Tonya Griffith

Michael Hamlin (1/10/09)

HAMLIN, Michael E. age 47, of Kettering, died January 10, 2009. Michael was born February 27, 1961, in Dayton. He was a 1979 graduate of Beavercreek High School and a longtime employee of Riffles Carryout. Michael is survived by his parents, Joel and Janice , of Beavercreek; 1 sister, Christine (Wrobel) and husband, Leo, of Springboro; 3 brothers, Steven and Joseph, of Beavercreek, Jeffery and wife, Laurie, of Beavercreek.

Mark Hendrickson

Keith Hudson

Mike Johnson

Danny Kimbler

Bill Laxson

Patricia Madson

Kevin Massie (12/10/08)

Dayton Daily News
MASSIE, Kevin age 48, of Beavercreek, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, December 10, 2008 at Miami Valley Hospital. He graduated from Beavercreek High School and attended Wright State University where he pursued courses in computer science and engineering. Early in his career, he was employed at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Florida as an information technology specialist and more recently at Dynapoint Tool and Signature Tooling in Dayton. Kevin is survived by his parents David and Peggy Massie of Sugarcreek; life partner Laura Garcia; daughter Alexis Anne Massie; stepdaughter Valerie Van Hoose and many other friends and relatives.

Harold Mitchell (8/25/05)

Dayton Daily News; August 27, 2005
MITCHELL, Harold A. age 44, of Beavercreek, passed away Thursday, August 25, 2005 at Miami Valley Hospital. He was preceded in death by his father, James L. Mitchell and his sister Mary Alice Mitchell. He is survived by his mother Mildred Mitchell, of Beavercreek; four sisters Elaine Frederick, of Florida, Patricia Johnson, Riverside, OH; Teresa Bernard, of North Carolina; Patty Mitchell, of Beavercreek; two brothers James V. Mitchell, of Illinois and Paul A. Mitchell, of Florida; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. He was a 1979 graduate of Beavercreek High School, a veteran of the US Army, an avid fisherman and mushroom hunter who loved the outdoors and gardening. He loved children and had a heart of gold who would give to others. Funeral service will be held at 2 PM Monday, August 29, 2005 at the Tobias Funeral Home, Beavercreek Chapel, 3970 Dayton-Xenia Rd. Rev. Donald Payne officiating. Interment Valley View Memorial Gardens. Friends may call from 2-4 PM Sunday at the funeral home. If desired, in lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Cancer Society or the Diabetes Association.

Lynn Peebles

Gary "Doug" Powers

William Savage

Pam Sexton

Dan Strine (7/17/2006)

Dayton Daily News; July 19, 2006
STRINE, Daniel J. age 45 of Kettering passed away Monday, July 17, 2006 at Miami Valley Hospital following a brief battle with cancer. He was preceded in death by his parents, Dale Strine and Nancy (Baker) Myers, and stepmother Pat Strine. He is survived by his wife of 26 years, Cheryl, and his children Anne and Tim. He is also survived by step-parents Bill & Linda Myers, in-laws Herb & Mary Anna Conley, his brothers and sisters: Sparky (Bill) Myers (fiancÚ Mary Ann), Cheri Strine (fiancÚ Lee), Gina Myers, Jonathon Myers (wife Brooke), Alan Strine, Todd Newburn, and Jason Newburn (wife Kim). He is also survived by sisters-in-law, Amy Conley and Jill Owens (husband Brian), as well as several nieces and nephews. Dan graduated from Beavercreek HS in 1979, belonged to the Beavercreek Moose Lodge and Moose Riders, and was a former chairman of The Dayton Feis Society. Despite many hours on the road as an owner-operator, he always found time to support his children's activities, riding his Harley, bowling, and trips to the Argosy. Funeral services will be held at 10 AM on Friday July 21, 2006 at the TOBIAS FUNERAL HOME- BEAVERCREEK CHAPEL, 3970 Dayton-Xenia Rd. at Grange Hall Rd. with The Reverend Judith A. Doran officiating. Friends may call at the funeral home from 4 PM until 8 PM on Thursday evening, July 20. Interment will be in David Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hospice of Dayton, 324 Wilmington Ave. Dayton, OH 45420 in Dan's memory. Condolences may be sent to the family at

Craig Watson

Robert Welker

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