A List of Our Generous Donors

As of September 2019, we have raised nearly $779,000 in gifts and pledges -- taking us more than three-quarters of the way toward our goal of $1 million.

We heartily thank our generous donors who are listed below. Please click on the plus sign on the right of each green bar to view the lists of donors by years.

Donors - 2019

Daniel & Michelle Barina
Frank & Denise Bizjack
David & Lori Boleman
Big Wheel Construction Service
CASD Retirees
Dean & Aubrey Optometrists
Doug & Maureen DeYoung
Molly DeYoung
Patrick & Carla Egan
GHS Class of 1954
Justin & Jenelle Gluesing
Abraham & Marie Keisoglou
James & Rosalie Kesseler
Michael & Tracey Kesseler​
Georgia Kesseler​​​​​​
Roger & Phyllis Kesseler
Nancy Lemmen
Kristen Lietz
Charles McNamara
Noah McNamara
Paul & Judi Mesack
David & Lisa Nicks
Olin Corporation
Bruce & Bea Patrick
Gene & Shirley Rauch
Gary & Barbara Russell
Smith & Associates, CPA
Jeff & Michele Steffey
Randall & Tanya Stephens
Aggie Trudgeon
William & Molly Weideman
David & Janice Weissenborn
Gary Whitlock
Ruth Uhl
 

In Memory and in Honor - 2019

Nancy Lemmen: In memory of William E. Diedrich

Donors - 2018

Larry Andrews
Jim & Tina Bassett
Betty Jane Bennett
Steve & Cheryl Batkoski 
Marv Bielski
George Blaha & Mary Sullivan
David & Lori Boleman
Donna Boughner
Frank & Holly Brod
Butch & Mary Brown
Jerry D. Campbell
Greta B. Chapp
CASD Retirees
Rik & Nancy Danburg
Douglas & Maureen DeYoung
Katherine DeYoung
Molly DeYoung
Karla Dosch
Patrick & Carla Egan 
Kelly & Shelly Elmy
Karen Febey
Richard & Barbara Febey
Cheryl Heath
Yolanda R. (Rosi) Helfrich
Pamela Hull-Bartella
Just Give
Brian & Michele Kesseler
George & Nancy Kesseler
James & Rosalie Kesseler
Kevin Kesseler
Michael & Tracey Kesseler
Roger & Phyllis Kesseler
Thomas & Georgia Kesseler
John G. Kulhavi
Nancy Lemmen
Paul Lerg
George & Karen Lipscomb
Alex & Krista McNamara
Mary Liz McNamara
Maureen McNamara
William & Barbara McNamara
Microsoft Corporation
Mike & Candace Monroe
Olin Corporation
Michael Pappas
Bruce & Bea Patrick
Carol Ramaswamy
Don & Rae Ann Schanz
Mary Jane Schofield
Noah Shambarger
Edwin & Donna Skinner
W. Sidney Smith & Tom Smith
Charles & Patsy (Wiseman) Snider
George Stancil
Jeff & Michele Steffey
Agnes Trudgeon
Bill & Molly (Flanigan) Weideman
Tyler & Laura Williams
 

In Memory and in Honor - 2018

David & Lori Boleman: In memory of G. Jerome Kesseler 

Frank & Holly Brod: In memory of Loretta Sorenson Kesseler and G. Jerome Kesseler

Jerry D. Campbell: In memory of Loretta Sorenson Kesseler

CASD Retirees: In memory of Cecilia Diedrich, Les Goss, Florence Hough, Neil Longworth, Nancy Nunn, Janet Pahssen, Joseph Pencak and Marilyn Stancil

Rik & Nancy Danburg: In memory of Marilyn Stancil 

Douglas & Maureen DeYoung: In memory of G. Jerome Kesseler

Karla Dosch: In memory of Paul Dosch, M.D.

Richard & Barbara Febey: In memory of Janet Pahssen and Marilyn Stancil

Brian & Michele Kessler: In memory of G. Jerome Kesseler

George & Nancy Kesseler: In memory of Loretta Sorenson Kesseler and G. Jerome Kesseler

James & Rosalie Kesseler: In memory of Loretta Sorenson Kesseler and G. Jerome Kesseler

Michael & Tracey Kesseler: In memory of Loretta Sorenson Kesseler and G. Jerome Kesseler

Kevin Kesseler: In memory of George J. & Nancy Caris Kesseler

Roger & Phyllis Kesseler: In memory of Loretta Sorenson Kesseler, G. Jerome Kesseler and James L. Bond

Thomas & Georgia Kesseler: In memory of Loretta Sorenson Kesseler and G. Jerome Kesseler

John G. Kulhavi: In memory of G. Jerome Kesseler

Nancy Lemmen: In memory of Cecilia Diedrich, Mayme Ledvina, Neil Longworth, Marilyn Stancil and Kathleen Burkley

George & Karen Lipscomb: In memory of George J. & Nancy Caris Kesseler

Microsoft Corporation: In memory of Loretta Sorenson Kesseler and G. Jerome Kesseler

Donors - 2016-2017

John Alef
Anonymous
Anonymous
ARAUCO
Rob & Sheri (Jensen) Aubry 
Daniel & Michelle Barina
Steve Batkoski & Cheryl Kesseler 
Eric & Sheryl (Wieland) Batway 
Marv Bielski 
George Blaha & Mary Sullivan
David & Lori Boleman
Donna Boughner 
Jeff & Anne Branch
Michael & Dianne Branch 
Butch & Mary Brown
D.J. Brown
CASD Alumni Association
CASD Retirees
Chemical Bank-Grayling
John D. Cherven 
S.W. & Sheri Constantin
Matthew & Katie Cooper 
Nancy Cornell 
Larry & Shirley Curriston
Alton T. Davis
William & Cory (Meech) Dean 
Dr. William Dean & Dr. Robert Aubry
Douglas & Maureen DeYoung 
Katherine DeYoung 
Molly DeYoung 
Diana (Blaine) Doremire 
Patrick & Carla Egan 
Kelly & Shelly (McClain) Elmy 
Claudette Elzinga
Jeff & Nadine Emmons 
Nancy (Knibbs) Elliott
Karen Febey 
GHS Class of 1961
Sharron (Blaine) Hagerman 
David & Sherry Hanson
Cheryl Heath 
Craig & Jody (Gates) Hinkle 
John Hunter 
Brian & Michele Kesseler 
Cheryl Kesseler 
George Kesseler 
Georgia Kesseler
James & Rosalie Kesseler 
Michael & Tracey Kesseler
Nancy Kesseler 
Roger & Phyllis (Ziebell) Kesseler 
Linda G. Knibbs 
Jennifer Krausman
Nancy Lemmen 
Paul Lerg 
Kay (Warner) Leslie
Alex & Krista McNamara
Charles McNamara
Maureen McNamara 
Shawn & Stacey McNamara
Anthony Maurer 
JC Millikin 
Linda (Smock) Mires 
Mike & Candace (Henig) Monroe 
David & Lisa Nicks 
Olin Corporation
Ralph & Cari (Longworth) Oppermann
RE/MAX of Grayling
Bruce & Bea Patrick
John & Ruth Pilon 
Joe & Cyndi Powers 
Carol Ramaswamy
Rachel Ramaswamy
Lynne Reeves
Gary & Barbara Russell 
Morton & Connie Schiff
David & Jean Schwalm
Rick & Kim Schmidt 
Edwin & Donna Skinner 
Terry & Janice Smith
W. Sidney Smith & Tom Smith 
Charles & Patsy (Wiseman) Snider 
George Stancil 
Jeff & Michele Steffey 
Stephan Wood Products
Randall & Tanya Stephens
Mary Sullivan 
Jon & Ellen Thompson
Randy & Lynn (Elsey) Thompson 
Jack & Aggie Trudgeon 
Bob & KC VanNuck
Jean (Holtcamp) Weaver 
William Weaver
Bill & Molly (Flanigan) Weideman 
Gary & Pamela Whitlock
David Wyman

In Memory and in Honor - 2016-2017

Anonymous: In memory of Loretta Sorenson Kesseler

Steve Batkoski & Cheryl Kesseler: In honor of James & Rosalie Kesseler 

David & Lori Boleman: In honor of Roger & Phyllis Kesseler and in memory of G. Jerome Kesseler 

CASD Retirees: In memory of Merna Newberry, Mary Jane Thayer, Beth Wieland, Ron Olson, Dora Lantzsch, Peter Latusek, Roberta Corlew, Lloyd Crawford, Pat Legg, Howard Lehti, Jerry McEvers, Shirlie McEvers, Louis Nowak, Art Thayer and Jack Trudgeon

S.W. & Sheri Constantin: In honor of Roger & Phyllis Kesseler 

Matthew & Katie Cooper: In honor of Roger & Phyllis Kesseler 

Nancy Cornell: In memory of Willard Hopkins Cornell & Beatrice Freeman Cornell

Douglas & Maureen DeYoung: In honor of Roger & Phyllis Kesseler and in memory of G. Jerome Kesseler 

Katherine DeYoung: In honor of Roger & Phyllis Kesseler and In memory of G. Jerome Kesseler

Molly DeYoung: In honor of Roger & Phyllis Kesseler

Patrick & Carla Egan: In honor of James & Rosalie Kesseler 

Claudette Elzinga: In memory of Martha Stillwagon Madill 

Cheryl Heath: In memory of William J. Heath

Brian & Michele Kesseler: In memory of G. Jerome Kesseler and Loretta Sorenson Kesseler

George & Nancy Kesseler: In memory of Loretta Sorenson Kesseler

Georgia Kesseler: In memory of G. Jerome Kesseler 

Michael & Tracey Kesseler: In honor of Roger & Phyllis Kesseler and in memory of G. Jerome Kesseler 

Roger & Phyllis Kesseler: In honor of James & Rosalie Kesseler and in memory of G. Jerome Kesseler 

Nancy Lemmen: In memory of Howard Lehti and Florence Hough

David & Lisa Nicks: In honor of Roger & Phyllis Kesseler and in memory of G. Jerome Kesseler 

Charles & Patsy (Wiseman) Snider: In honor of Roger & Phyllis Kesseler 

Patsy (Wiseman) Snider: in memory of G. Jerome Kesseler 

Stephan Wood Products: In memory of John Schreiber

Gary & Pamela Whitlock: In memory of G. Jerome Kesseler

Endowed Scholarships Created - 2016-2019

Roger & Phyllis Kesseler Scholarship

James & Rosalie Kesseler Scholarship

Bill & Molly Weideman Scholarship

Woodward & Constance Smith Family (Sprouting Pines) Scholarship

Steffey Family Scholarship

G. Jerome Kesseler Scholarship

Gary & Barbara Russell Scholarship

McNamara Family Scholarship

Loretta Sorenson Kesseler Scholarship

Edwin & Donna Skinner Scholarship

George & Nancy Caris Kesseler Memorial Scholarship

Patsy Wiseman-Snider Endowed MemorialScholarship


 

The photo at the top of the page is of the GHS Choir performing at the CAEEF celebration dinner in September 2017.