Richard E. Shilling

Richard E. Shilling, a resident of Downey and a graduate of Downey High School, graduated with top honors Nov. 19 from the United States Marine Corps recruiting center (boot camp) in San Diego. Shilling was guide of his platoon in "Mike Company" and will continue as a Private First Class to go on to his next training assignment. While on his leave from active duty, he will spend 10 days with his family and working with the United States Marine Corps recruiting center in Downey. He will also continue his active Marine lifestyle, which consists of rigorous physical exercise, as well as commitment to personal integrity, spiritual guidance and duty and honor to the United States. He is the son of Ted and Tammy Shilling, also of Downey. ********** Published: November 25, 2010 - Volume 9 - Issue 32