Herman Ester Steele




Name/Email Address: Herman Steele

Marital Status/Spouse’s Name: Married / Donna H. Steele

Children/Grandchildren:  Daughter Staci Forshey, Step-son, Steve Brant, Step-daughter  Valerie Kardatzke / Grandchildren Blake, Brooke & Brianna Forshey, Colin Brant, Brant Kardatzke

Occupation: Manufacturers’ Representative

College/Professional Training: USC, BA in Marketing

Military Service(Details, Combat Tour?): US Navy 1967 / 1971  Assigned to Air Anti-Submarine Squadron VS-38 in San Diego, CA   Vietnam 1969

Own Business? (Name, Website): Carolina Virginia Sales Agency

Hobbies/Interests: Golf, Fishing, Travel

Published a Book? (Name): No

Favorite Books/Authors: Jake Grafton Series by Steven Coonts

Favorite Songs/Musicians: A Pirate looks at Forty, Jimmy Buffett / Lady in Red, Chris De Burgh

Favorite Movies: Sound of Music

Best Vacation Ever: Alaska’s Inside Passage and Denali

Favorite Memory of High School: Field trip to Camden High School

Proudest Moments of My Life: Breaking 80

Things I Would Like My Classmates to Know: After high school 2 years at USCL then To the Navy for 4 years.  Afterwards, I lived in Columbia while finishing school then moved to Erie, PA for four years.  From there I moved to Richmond, VA for nearly 25 years.  I now live near Raleigh in Clayton, NC.

Life continues to be good, a few bumps along the way but nothing unmanageable.  Looking forward to our reunion. 




Herman and Donna