Tom Grathwohl

Profile Updated: July 31, 2014
Residing In: Atlanta -- Buckhead, GA USA
Spouse/Partner: Sadly, Lost my loving wife Darcy 2 years ago to cancer
Children: Yep ... 2 boys ... David is a Jr. at Elon University (North Carolina) double majoring in mathematics More…and computer science. Nathan is a Fr. at Elon this year with a focus on business/marketing.
Occupation: GE Capital ... Managing Director, Distribution Fin
What are your favorite memories of NHS?

Good friends ...

High points of your life since high school?

Darcy, David & Nathan ...

How often do you get back to Niles, MI?

Occasionally to visit family, friends and business

Really glad I made it to the reunion ... would not have made it but for this web site!

Thanks to all~

Do you still see/talk to/hang out with any classmates? Who?

Steve Bender and I stay in close contact ... He's da man!

Did you have any nicknames in school? If so, what were they?

Buns ...
Fish head ... Thanks to Bill Messner

Bill ... we missed you at the reunion!~ ;~(

What do you like to do in your spare time?

I head to a NC mountain lake or a FL beach ... and now I mix in a visit to Elon University in NC where BOTH of my boys attend college.

If you own your own business, tell us about it and let us know if you have a web-site.

My brother Gary runs this Honda Powersports Dealership (Motorcycles, ATV's, PWC's and power products like generators and pumps) up in Benton Harbor ... and we just launched these new internet ecommerce stores which are now live and ... "Come Seee the Difference" ... Use NHS74 for a 15% discount code on any purchase

Other comments for your classmates:

Great to see so many at the Fish Fry and the reunion ... ;~))

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Tom Grathwohl has left an In Memory comment for David Crouch, Sr. (Teacher).
8:33 AM

Great guy, Greatly missed! Influenced many, influenced me ... Taken too soon ?! 

It's Tom Grathwohl's birthday today.
4:33 AM
Tom Grathwohl has left an In Memory comment for Margaret Bender (teacher).
12:33 AM

Ma B ... a second mom to me ... Was a dark day earlier this year! ... A Ladies Lady!!  ILU   tjg 

Tom Grathwohl has left an In Memory comment for Profile.
12:32 AM

I remember our Westside School days with Tom and the neighborhood gang described in Karen's memorial for Tom ... He always had a BIG heart and was a great guy taken too soon.  Keep smiling upon us, Tom! :) ... tjg

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Posted: Mar 09, 2014 at 12:00 AM
My Bride ... She was/is our reason for being! And yep ... thats me in the background water skiing on Lake Glenville ... at our home in the Blue Ridge Mountains in North Carolina
Posted: Dec 17, 2013 at 12:13 AM
Tom, Nathan and David ... Thanksgiving in Vero Beach FL 2007
Posted: Mar 09, 2014 at 12:00 AM
David and Nathan ... GREAT GUYS ... they have already been through enough of Life's experiences to humble us all! ... Q4 2008
Posted: Mar 09, 2014 at 12:00 AM
Nate before his Marist School Homecoming ... Atlanta 2008
Posted: Mar 09, 2014 at 12:00 AM
Dave ... at Elon University ... doing what he does best ... Eat ... Phil Mazzotta would be proud
Posted: Mar 09, 2014 at 12:00 AM
Fishing at our place in Vero Beach FL a couple of years ago ...
Posted: Mar 09, 2014 at 12:00 AM
The Gang in Vero
Posted: Mar 09, 2014 at 12:00 AM
Benny and TJG ... At the ND game in November 2008 ... Best Friends Forever!
Posted: Mar 09, 2014 at 12:00 AM
Mike Peters dared me to make this jump ... ;~) ... just like he dared me to jump from his boat on Barron Lake @ 42mph ... and I still have the pins in my shoulder to prove that I did it. Not a highlight of my intelligence I guess ...