James J. Cathey Scholarship of Honor

United States Marine Corps 2nd Lt. James J. Cathey, 24, Reno, NV

United States Marine Corps
2nd Lt. James J. Cathey, 24, Reno, NV

James graduated from Reno High School in 1998. He joined the Marine Reserves at 17, and attended the University of Colorado to study history and anthropology. His wife Katherine was 4 months pregnant when James was killed in Iraq in August, 2005. Their son, Jimmy, was born on December 22, 2005. James also leaves a loving daughter, Casey. He was looking forward to getting back home to be with his wife and new baby.

 

 

Recipients

2017

Bradley L Tsiopos is studying Aerospace Engineering at the Air Force Academy Or Naval Academy

 

2016

Cristina Adame Delgado is studying Secondary Education at the University of Reno

 

2015

Cristina Adame Delgado is studying pre-dentristy at the University of Reno

 

 

2014

Christiana Karcher is attending the Unveristy of Arizona to study Pre-Med

 

2013

Brent Bremer enlisted in the United States Army

 

2012

Jacob McCreary enlisted in the United States Army

 

2011

Ray Obenauf participated in the ROTC at the University of Nevada with the hopes of making a career in the field of research and development

 

2010

Kyle Auld attended United States Naval Academy. He had plans to serve our country as a Marine officer.

 

2009

Anastasia Gunawan studied Nursing and was involved with the ROTC.

 

2008

Erin Etnyre is the 2008 recipient of the James J. Cathey Scholarship of Honor. Erin enrolled in a pre-med program and participated in junior ROTC.

 

2007

Anthony Julian F. Angeles is the first recipient of the James J. Cathey Scholarship of Honor.

 

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