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
Arthur Burkett Class of 1974
Air Force, 20+ Years USAF Special Ops
Christopher Chartier Class of 1984
Army, 6 Years Christopher Chartier served in the 2/32 Armor battalion in Kirchgoens Germany and was stationed stateside at Ft, Knox, Kentucky, Ft.Hood, Texas and Ft. Irwin Ca.. He was a Gunner on the Abrams main battle tank and received numerous commendations during his service time.
Donald Bragman Class of 1976
Marine Corps, 20+ Years Donald passed away from cancer July 10, 2013.. We will miss you and love you forever.. Love your family...
Helman Fava Class of 2004
Marine Corps, 4 Years 3 combat tours to Iraq. Promoted to Corporal and was a Machine Gunner with 3rd Battalion 8th Marine Regiment 2 Marine Division, out of Camp Lejune North Carolina. Went to The Corps most demanding specialty school, Scout Sniper. Helman Graduated and earned the title Marine Scout Sniper. He was discharged Honorably in July 2009. Great Job Helman and God Bless
Hygor Lopes Class of 2003
Marine Corps, 4 Years Hygor is still serving his country with the Marines. He specializes in combat arms. His job is a rifleman (0311). he's currently with 1st Battalion 1st Marine Regiment 1st Marine Division out of Camp Pendleton in California. He has his last combat deployment coming up soon to Afghanistan. Hygor will be getting out and returning to New Jersey once he returns from deployment. Good luck and God Bless Hygor
Joe Lochli Class of 1986
Marine Corps, 8 Years God Bless America!!
John Putz Class of 1975
Air Force, 6 Years Electronic Countermeasures, Avionics Maintenance, F4G, F105G, and OV-10 Bronco's. Duty Stations: Lakeland AFB, TX Keesler AFB, MS Eglin AFB, FL George AFB, CA Clark AB, Phillipines, Osan AB South Korea, Karup Air Station, Denmark
Joseph Porter Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years 2 yrs in Germany 1 yr in Alabama
Katherine Kukel Class of 1982
Army, 20+ Years three years active duty 18 years National Guards Activated during 9/11
Kathy Kukel Class of 1982
Army, 20+ Years Active duty 3years the rest New Jersey National Guards
kenneth huey sr. Class of 1957
Marine Corps, 4 Years three years weapons plt. 3rd battlion 6th marines 2nd marine division, one year military police, Key West Florida
robert constantine Class of 1977
Navy, 8 Years naval intel.
Robert H Gass Class of 1960
Air Force, 20+ Years Weapons Acquistion and Logistics
Santo J DeStefano Class of 1988
Army, 2 Years Persian Gulf War Vet
Tom O'Brien Class of 1965
Air Force, 20+ Years 1970-76. Officer Training School. Pilot Training. B-52 pilot. duty assignments included Anderson AFB, Guam, U Tapao AFB, Thailand, and March AFB, CA . Left active duty in 1977. Joined CA Air National Guard. Retired 1994.
Wayne Wolverton Class of 1974
Army Reserves, 20+ Years 28 years active and Reserve service, retiring as LTC in '06. Deployed to Desert Storm ('90-'91), Bosnia ('95-'96) and Iraq ('04-'05).
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Culinary Arts Advisory Board
We are in the planning stages of redoing the Culinary Arts kitchens at PV. To get started, we are establishing an Adviso...