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

Have you lost your John F Kennedy High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Eagles lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

Honored Military Alumni

Art Francis
Art Francis Class of 1968
Coast Guard, 5 Years
I joined the Coast Guard Reserve to beat the draft! I did have some active duty when Indians took over Alcatraz Island and turned off the beacon. I was on a Coast Guard tug boat that ferried U.S. Marshals to the island, and patrolled one sector.
Connie Fontanoza
Connie Fontanoza Class of 1970
Navy, 20+ Years
Medical as an enlisted and officer.Administrative, education and legal. It WAS an ADVENTURE!
Donna E. Phelps-Thomas
Donna E. Phelps-Thomas Class of 1982
Air Force, 16 Years
Air Force Officer who directs a staff of senior management analysts responsible for providing joint manpower and organizational advice to Commander, USTRANSCOM, in managing total force manpower assets valued at over $942M.
Gretchen Moore (Schaffer)
Gretchen Moore (Schaffer) Class of 1972
National Guard, 20+ Years
I joined the Army Reserve in June 1975, at the 6253rd Combat Support Hospital in Novato and transfered to the 347th General Hosp. in Sunnyvale, both working in Medical Supply. In 1983 graduated and recieved my commission in the Medical Service Corp from the California Military Academy, at San Luis Obispo, CA as a Lieutenant. Stationed at the 146th Combat Support Hosp in San Francisco, as a Communications officer and Adjutant. 352nd Evac Hospital, Oakland, as Patient admin officer. 217th Medical Battalion, Pueplo, CO, as training officer, and retired from the 89th Troop Command HQ, in Golden, CO. Jan. of 1999 as a major.
James Colbert Jr
James Colbert Jr Class of 1972
Army, 10 Years
Dr. Colbert served as a pharmacy officer in the U.S. Army. He is a decorated veteran of Operation Desert Shield and Desert Storm in the First Persian Guf War.
Johnetta Layton-Matthews
Johnetta Layton-Matthews Class of 1980
Air Force, 20+ Years
Proudly retired from the United States Air Force.
Joseph Posey
Joseph Posey Class of 1991
Army, 4 Years
Combat Medic... Served with 25th Infantry Division in Iraq from 2004-2005. Shot during combat operations... Recipient of Purple Heart and Army Commendation for Valor
marlin martin
marlin martin Class of 1990
Navy, 3 Years
payroll clerk aboard the uss virginia from jan 91 to oct 93

Classmates Spotlight

John F Kennedy High School Classmates

Toussaint Chivars
Class of '78

Alumni Stories

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School News

Class of 1969 reunion

Sept 13, 2014, 6:30 - 10:30. Back 40 Texas Bar B Que 100 Coggins Pleasant Hill 94523 phone 925-935-1440 You can send $5...
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