Rochester High School Alumni

Rochester Hills, Michigan (MI)

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!

Lost Class Rings

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

Honored Military Alumni

1st W.O. Richard C. Black
1st W.O. Richard C. Black
Class of 1967
Army, 4 Years

4th inf Dv. Vetnam 1968-70, Army Photographer 1970-72 Germany
Alan Grana
Alan Grana
Class of 1986
Army, 5 Years

Staff Sergeant Grana Served His Country with Honor before Joining the Group Executive Out
Amy Piercey/Pietrowski
Amy Piercey/Pietrowski
Class of 1988
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Communication Center Supervisor; Dessert Storm Veteran
charles strebe
charles strebe
Class of 1988
Navy, 20+ Years

retired
Col. Mark Christopher Gerhard, USMC (Ret.)
Col. Mark Christopher Gerhard, USMC (Ret.)
Class of 1983
Marine Corps, 28 Years

Colonel of Marines 1989-2017
Daniel
Daniel
Class of 1984
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Panama 1988-1989
Kuwait 1987-1988
Okinawa 1986-1987
David E Kern
David E Kern
Class of 1970
Army, 20 Years

Served from 1976 to 1996
Retired Sergeant First Class
Deployments: Hurricane Andrew
Haiti Operation Uphold Democracy
Stationed in 33 countries world wide.
Donald Brown
Donald Brown
Class of 1969
Army, 6 Years

US Army 3 years. Michigan National Guard 3 years
Douglas Wall
Douglas Wall
Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years

82nd Airborne Division
Frank Hebner
Frank Hebner
Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years

Infantry
George A. Geno
George A. Geno
Class of 1947
Army, 3 Years

Korean War Era, 1951 - 1954
George Geno
George Geno
Class of 1947
Army, 3 Years

Korean War Era, 1951 - 1954
George Wittkopp
George Wittkopp
Class of 1959
Navy, 20+ Years

Retired 1979
Gerald Michal Kohler
Gerald Michal Kohler
Class of 1959
Air Force, 20+ Years

Flew as crew member in the B-52.Served August 1963 to October 1983
Gerald S. Larsen
Gerald S. Larsen
Class of 1977
Air Force, 20+ Years

Twenty years' active duty as aircraft maintainer and flight engineer aboard the C-141 "Starlifter."
Jim Cameron
Jim Cameron
Class of 1983
Navy, 6 Years

US Navy - Pearl Harbor Hawaii - Sonar Technician, Pilot Rescue Diver and 2M Technician. Served 2 combat tours to the Persian Gulf and served 4 years of consecutive service aboard the USS Harold E. Holt. The picture is me and my little sister Carrie Meiers (Forbes) -RIP in 1984 at my bootcamp graduation
Ken Beahlen
Ken Beahlen
Class of 1971
Air Force, 4 Years

71-76
Kyle McClain
Kyle McClain
Class of 2005
National Guard, 6 Years

Dec 2 1986 - Aug 1 2012. Killed in action in Afghanistan
Larry J. Gorsline
Larry J. Gorsline
Class of 1965
Army, 20+ Years

Retired on 1 October 1988
Michael J. LaFave
Michael J. LaFave
Class of 1960
Navy, 4 Years

ETR2 (SS) - Leading ET aboard the USS Croaker SS 246. Based in New London CT. Croaker was a diesel electric powered submarine built in 1943. Am currently a member of the US Submarine Veterans organization and A Patriot Guard Rider.
Msgt Geoffrey M Low USAF Ret.
Msgt Geoffrey M Low USAF Ret.
Class of 1963
Air Force, 20+ Years

20 years in ICBMs
Atlas- E Fairchild AFB.
Minuteman I and II Whiteman AFB
Minuteman I and III Warren AFB.
phil densmore
phil densmore
Class of 1971
Air Force, 4 Years

tours to guam and thailand

Classmates Spotlight

Rochester High School Classmates

Sandra Carichner
Class of '74

Alumni Stories

High School Alumni Stores

Read and submit stories about our classmates from Rochester High School, post achievements and news about our alumni, and post photos of our fellow Falcons.

School News

1972 RHS/AHS 50th Class Reunion

Two events being planned:
March 25, 2022 in Punta Gorda, Florida
August 27, 2022 in Rochester, Michigan
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Our Rochester 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 Rochester High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Rochester Hills are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!