Orangethorpe United Methodist Church:
The Class of 2016
And for all our graduates: Praise the Lord!
- Reagan Elizabeth Bowdish — granddaughter of Nedda and Marcelo Soriano — graduated from Cypress High School, and is going to University of Wyoming this Fall to study civil engineering:
- Sarah Ann Carey - granddaughter of Jeanette and Chuck Carey - received a BS in Nursing Degree in October 2015 from West Coast University, plus a Registered Nurse (RN) certificate:
- Nicholas Brian Falkinder Clay - great grandson of Virginia Berch - graduated from the Temecula Preparatory high school.
- David Lara - son of Victor and Perla Lara, grandson of Paula Villalba - graduated from Santiago High School.
- Elizabeth Mendivil - daughter of Ernesto and MarÝa Mendivil, graduated from the 8th Grade, with a 4.0 grade point average, at River Heights Intermediate School.
- Sarah Valentine - daughter of Becky (Bowles) Valentine, graduated from Rancho Alamitos High School in Garden Grove, where she was a member of the Marching band and Chamber Orchestra:
- Michael van Ahlers, who is the son of Carol and Cliff van Ahlers and the grandson
of Barbara Johnson, graduated from the University of California San Diego. Michael's major was Management Science and his plans are work and travel. He was a member of Sigma Chi Fraternity and played club water polo for UCSD for four years. When time allowed he and a friend made breakfast burritos and delivered them to the homeless who lived on the beach near where he often surfed. Here is Mike with his grandma:
- Juan Manuel Z˙˝iga - Paco and Yadira Z˙˝iga's son - graduated from El Camino Real High School. Juan Manuel enters Santiago Canyon College this Fall and hopes eventually to go to Columbia University:
- Valeria Z˙˝iga - Paco and Yadira Z˙˝iga's daughter - graduated from the 8th grade at Kraemer Middle School:
This page is still "under construction". We hope the families of each graduate can contribute photos, or correct any errors we might have made. If we've missed anybody, please let us know!
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