Lance Ball

Profile Updated: May 6, 2022
Lance Ball
Lance Ball


Lance Ball


Lance Ball


Yes! Attending Reunion
Residing: Vancouver, WA USA
Spouse: Gerri
Children: Lance Jr, born 1977, Edinburgh, UK

Leslie, born 1979, Salt Lake City, Utah

Veronica, More…born 1984, Salem, Oregon
Occupation: COL US Army-ret.
Military Service: Army--Infantry, artillery, special ops  
Elementary School:

St. Peter the Apostle, San Antonio, Texas

Junior High School:

Garner Junior High School, San Antonio, Texas

DHS Homeroom Teacher:

I forget

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Graduated from Bishop Kelly Catholic High School in Boise, Id

Studied at University of Utah, Regis University and University of Edinburgh. Received two undergraduate degrees BS Economics, BS Finance, MS Economics (Regional Economics), MBA (Finance), MPhil Economics and Econometrics. Worked as a consultant for a while. Joined Army, OCS, commissioned as 2LT, assignments as platoon leader, company XO, company commander, S-4, HHD commander, S-3 Plans, S-3 OPS, HHC commander, FSCOORD, battalion commander, FSO (I Corps), comptroller, PSYOPS/CA officer, etc., etc. Numerous war deployments. Seven officer diplomas, two OBCs, three OACs, CAS3 and CGSC. Numerous other military schools. Highest awards--LOM, BSM, MSM plus other lesser awards and citations. Loved every second of my 30-year career.

High School Story:

Attended five high schools during my high school career. My dad was in construction which explains the number of high schools. The schools follow:

Judge Memorial Catholic High School, Salt Lake City, Utah
Richmond High School, Richmond, Indiana
Aurora Central High School, Aurora, Colorado
Dearborn High School, Dearborn, Michigan
Bishop Kelly Catholic High School, Boise, Idaho

June 1971 Graduate:


August 1971 Graduate:


Class of 1971 Non-Graduate:


In Absentia Graduate:


Foreign Exchange Student Graduate:


3.8+ GPA graduate:


Senior Year Class Officer:


Junior Year Class Officer:


Married to a DHS '71 Classmate:


Faculty Guest Member:


Non-Faculty Guest Member:


Class Website Administrator:


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Jun 12, 2022 at 3:22 PM

Happy Birthday Tara and many happy returns. Hope to see you at the reunion.

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Happy Birthday Tara, you sweetheart.

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Posted on: Jun 02, 2021 at 2:25 PM

Happy birthday Stan and many happy returns.


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Posted on: Feb 04, 2021 at 1:18 AM

I attended five high schools (my dad was in construction) and DHS was one of my favorites. My fellow classmates were wonderful and I deeply appreciated their friendships. Best of luck to you all forever.

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Non-DHS Senior Year picture - Fall 1970
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Non-DHS Senior Year Picture - Fall 1970
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