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

Alan Holmes
Alan Holmes Class of 1977
Army, 20+ Years
Served 6 yrs active duty in Tx and Germany Served 20 yrs reserves in transportion unit in Omaha Ne, including 11mths in Saudi Arabia during Desert Storm and 9 mths in Kuwiait during Iraqi Freedom
Bill Gottschalk
Bill Gottschalk Class of 1965
Army, 5 Years
administrative specialist - served in Korea 66 - 67 and Vietnam 68 - 69, and with U.S. Army Recruiting stations in Abilene, Tx. and Cincinnati, Oh.
Cheryl Janca
Cheryl Janca Class of 1974
Air Force, 14 Years
Stationed at Ellsworth AFB, SD; Ramstein AB, Germany; FE Warren ABF, WY. Member of the Women's Memorial Foundation.
Edward Staley
Edward Staley Class of 1968
Air Force, 18 Years
2 years US Public Health Service 75-77 USAF, Lt. Col. Dental Officer, specialty residency 1990 2 board certifications 1992, 93 published 92 stationed Ellsworth AFB,SD, Keesler, AFB MS,Little Rock AFB AR, Rein Mein AB Germany, Luke AFB AZ served in first Gulf War on readiness for post-mortem dental identification. Saw NU beat UFlorida in 96 Fiesta Bowl for National Championship-Go Big Red
John Pecha
John Pecha Class of 1997
Army, 10 Years
A1/5 INF
John Rieder
John Rieder Class of 1982
Air Force, 10 Years
Missile Systems Electronic Maintenance Specialist - Stationed 1 year Chanute AFB, Rantoul Il; 7 yrs McConnell AFB, Wichita, KS; 2 yrs Grand Forks AFB, Grand Forks, ND.
Jon Aksamit
Jon Aksamit Class of 1994
Army, 4 Years
U.S. Army Infantry 25th Infantry Division
Jon Silvey
Jon Silvey Class of 1997
Army, 5 Years
Judy (Larrabee) Boitet
Judy (Larrabee) Boitet Class of 1971
Navy, 4 Years
Navy Nurse Corps Officer-stationed at NAS Jax (Jacksonville Florida) for all four years. Worked in every area of nursing possible. Great experience!
Judy Larrabee Boitet
Judy Larrabee Boitet Class of 1971
Navy, 4 Years
Lieutenant...Nurse Corps
Lee Gilmore
Lee Gilmore Class of 1960
Army, 20+ Years
Served from October 1964 to July 1990 for a total of 26 years.Served in The Netherlands, Germany, Viet Nam (twice) and many stateside posts. Retired as a full Colonel (Ordnance Corp).
Lowell Phelps
Lowell Phelps Class of 1966
Air Force, 7 Years
Veterinary Service
Marlin Ritzman
Marlin Ritzman Class of 1981
Army, 5 Years
25th Infantry
Patrick Blotzer
Patrick Blotzer Class of 1990
Navy, 20+ Years
Went to boot camp 5 days after graduation and am still serving. Counting down the days until retirement.
Ryan Townsend
Ryan Townsend Class of 1998
Army, 5 Years
Infantry Officer with 3rd Bde, 2ID
Troy Young
Troy Young Class of 1986
National Guard, 19 Years
Spent 8 years active duty and the last 11 years National Guard California.

Classmates Spotlight

Ralston High School Classmates

Gayle Hangren
Class of '76

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