Military Alumni

Military Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!

Lost Class Rings

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Honored Military Alumni

Gregorio S.  Perez
Gregorio S. Perez Class of 2002
Marine Corps, 5 Years
He has been in the marines for about 5 years with 4 more years to come. He has also been on one deployment, with another coming up soon. His job consists of workin on all the electrical gear found in helicoptors.. fun stuff:)
huskey Class of 2000
Marine Corps, 8 Years
Jack Creason
Jack Creason Class of 2001
Air Force, 1 Years
Cop in the air force/ got out for medical reasons
Justin McGarvey
Justin McGarvey Class of 2008
Army, 1 Years
Infantry 11b
Melissa Milby
Melissa Milby Class of 1996
Navy, 5 Years
Navy Seabee BU2
Melissa Wooten
Melissa Wooten Class of 2002
Marine Corps, 5 Years
Aviation Electrician Technician on the MV-22B Osprey with VMM-263 in Jacksonville, NC
Melissa Wooten
Melissa Wooten Class of 2002
Marine Corps, 5 Years
I work on all the electronic equipment for the MV-22B Osprey with VMM-263. We are currently in Iraq for our first deployment with the aircraft. I have also reenlisted for four more years!!
Noel Warkins
Noel Warkins Class of 2004
National Guard, 11 Years
Unit Member of HHT 2-106 Cavalry. 1 Deployment to Afghanistan 2008-2009 as a Combat Advisor for Afghan National Police. Current- Illinois Army National Guard (Active Guard/ Reserve Program) as Unit Supply Sergeant in Kewanee, IL.
Ryan Rod
Ryan Rod Class of 2004
National Guard, 6 Years
Enlisted in the Illinois Army National Guard from Jan 2003 to Jan of 2009.
Stephanie Balensiefen
Stephanie Balensiefen Class of 1999
Navy, 5 Years
Hospital Corpsman
Thomas Peterson
Thomas Peterson Class of 1966
Air Force, 20+ Years
14 enlisted and 16 as an officer. Retired as a Major with 30 years, 2 months service.
Thomas Slock
Thomas Slock Class of 2000
Air Force, 7 Years
Security Forces
William Thompson
William Thompson Class of 1997
Army, 2 Years
Combat Engineer

Classmates Spotlight

Bureau Valley High School Classmates

Melissa Odell
Class of '99

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