Cheney High School Alumni

Cheney, Washington (WA)

Military Alumni

Military High School Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

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

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Honored Military Alumni

Alan Leberman
Alan Leberman
Class of 1974
Navy, 6 Years

Navy from 1974 to 1980
Ann McGee
Ann McGee
Class of 1973
Air Force, 4 Years

Field maintenace (SAC) Wurthsmith AFB
Oscoda,MI
Ann McGee
Ann McGee
Class of 1973
Air Force, 2 Years

Motor Pool & Flight Line support
Arnold Jensen
Arnold Jensen
Class of 1962
Army, 20+ Years

Enter service as enlisted Aug 1968. Attented Officer Candidate School after about a year of service. Served about 28 years. Retired as Colonel.
Beth McGee
Beth McGee
Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years

23 Feb 1978: Dental Asst from 1978-1983 DMAFB
Retrained:1983 Training and Education Manager AFSC. Retired 1 Mar 1998.
Bill Sims
Bill Sims
Class of 1986
Army, 20+ Years

Retired on 28 Feb 09 after 22 1/2 years of service. Enlisted in the Infantry, and transitioned to Military Intelligence in 1990. Now working for Digital Receiver Technology, Inc. in Germantown, MD, as Manager, Applications Engineering.
Brian Griffin
Brian Griffin
Class of 1987
Navy, 20+ Years

Enteried Navy out of HS. Served in Desert Storm & Iraq.
Cherie (Green) Dawson
Cherie (Green) Dawson
Class of 1975
Army Reserves, 20+ Years

Registered Nurse
Cheryl (Green) Dawson
Cheryl (Green) Dawson
Class of 1975
Army, 20+ Years

18 yrs in the Wa. Nat'l Guard in the maintenance field now 3 more yrs as an army RN and still serving.
Christopher Smith
Christopher Smith
Class of 2001
Army, 5 Years

Infantry OIF-OEF
David  Dent
David Dent
Class of 1980
Army, 13 Years

Served Proudly in the United States Army
David Calvert
David Calvert
Class of 1976
National Guard, 20+ Years

Retired as Master Sgt with the Washington Air National Guard at Fairchild AFB.
Quality Assurance for Maint. with KC-135 air refueling aircraft.
DIANE MARIE BETZ STANLEY
DIANE MARIE BETZ STANLEY
Class of 1974
Air Force, 6 Years

SERVED 6 YEARS IN THE UNITED STATES AIR FORCE (1978-1984) AS AN OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR. RECEIVED AN HONORABLE DISCHARGE AS A STAFF SERGEANT (E-5) IN 1984.
Eric LamBeau
Eric LamBeau
Class of 1986
Army, 15 Years

Served 12 yrs of Active and three of inactive reserve status (Army). Service included ~ one year of service in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait during Desert Storm.
Florence E. Teodoro McGee
Florence E. Teodoro McGee
Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years

Education, ISD Tech/Training Manger
Ike salter
Ike salter
Class of 1983
Army, 8 Years

Sgt, Motorpool, Heilbronn Germany, 101st Ordance, 1985 -1993
J Luis Santiago
J Luis Santiago
Class of 1994
Air Force, 14 Years

Special Operation Forces Tactical Air Control Party (SOF TACP). Directing Airstrikes for SOF ground forces.
Jerry Goertz
Jerry Goertz
Class of 1980
National Guard, 30 Years

Class of 1980
National Guard, Retired as a E-8/SMSgt in 2012 with 30 Years of service with the 141st Air Refueling Wing, Washington Air National Guard, Logistics Resources Squadron, Vehicle Maintenance Flight. Deployed to Desert Shield/Storm, Deny Flight, Southern Watch and others.
Joan Graese Moss
Joan Graese Moss
Class of 1975
Navy, 4 Years

Served as Cryptologic Technician Maintenance. Stationed in FL, IL, and Guam.
Jock Olson
Jock Olson
Class of 1970
National Guard, 31 Years

Aircraft maintenance, crew chief, flight line supervisor. Desert Storm.
Kelli A. Stevens-Roberts
Kelli A. Stevens-Roberts
Class of 1976
Army, 12 Years

Twelve years as Army public affairs personnel.
Lorin Bannerman
Lorin Bannerman
Class of 1979
National Guard, 20+ Years

Currently the 81st HBCT S3 Operations NCO.
Gettin ready for the 2nd year long deployment to Iraq.
Served 20 plus years as an Infantry Soldier.
Michael McCaffree
Michael McCaffree
Class of 1974
Army, 20+ Years

More than 30 years service as an Army Officer. Currently a Colonel serving as the Commander of the 81st Brigade Combat Team at Camp Murray, WA
Michael P. Anderson
Michael P. Anderson
Class of 1977
Air Force, 10 Years

See Nasa service description, Died in 2003 on the space shuttle Columbia.

http://www.jsc.nasa.gov/Bios/htmlbios/anderson.html
Mike McKeehan
Mike McKeehan
Class of 1962
Coast Guard, 20+ Years

Served 27 years in CG Reserve, retired as CWO4, Personnel Administration.
Mike Snapp
Mike Snapp
Class of 1965
Air Force, 20+ Years

20 year career as Weather Officer, Minuteman Missile Commander, and R&D Officer. Viet Nam vet. Retired in 1989.
Patricia Van Abbema (Robison)
Patricia Van Abbema (Robison)
Class of 1976
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served as admin support with classified war plans for the first 11 years and then in communications. I maintained the materials used by aircrews to prevent being shot down by friendly fire.
Patty (Robison) Van Abbema
Patty (Robison) Van Abbema
Class of 1976
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired from the Washington Air National Guard, 141st ARW, Fairchild AFB. Spent 21 of the best years of my life traveling the world and working with first class people.
Paul Holloway
Paul Holloway
Class of 1976
Air Force, 20+ Years

8 years enlisted aircraft mechanic and 20 years as a navigator/sensor system operator
pegau
pegau
Class of 1997
Marine Corps, 4 Years

us marines
Peter Magargee
Peter Magargee
Class of 1969
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired Lt. Col with many years in the cockpit as a Instructor Pilot (T37) and Operational Aircraft Commander in the C130. A lot of overseas time.
Rick Smitherman
Rick Smitherman
Class of 1970
Army, 3 Years

United States Army 1969-1972. Served as a Paratrooper and Combat Medic in Vietnam, 1970-1971.
Roger Monson
Roger Monson
Class of 1967
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served as information specialist in Air Force at Edwards AFB, 7th AF Vietnam, and Defense Language Institute for 7 years, then got my RN degree and served in U.S. Public Health Service for 20 years, retired as commander.
Rosalie Woodring Gunter
Rosalie Woodring Gunter
Class of 1980
Navy, 5 Years

Hospital Corpsman/Operating Room Tech
Stephen Jones
Stephen Jones
Class of 1977
Navy, 20+ Years

Retired
Tom Henry
Tom Henry
Class of 1970
Army, 8 Years

Med Tech, Platton Sgt. in combat support hospitals.
Great experience. Enjoyed all duty assignments, especially Germany. Aside from working with my teams, skiing in Austria and Switzerland were beyond incredible. Tough duty, but someone had to do it.

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Amanda Davis
Class of '03

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Our Cheney High School military alumni are some of the most outstanding people we know and this page recognizes them and everything they have done! Not everyone gets to come home for the holidays and we want our Cheney High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Cheney are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!