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

In Memory Of South Salem High School Alumni

Nancy Wetherbee
Nancy Wetherbee
Class of 1972
Passed Oct 08, 2011
Nancy passed away from pancreas cancer after battling breast cancer twice.
Norma Jean Nyberg Forbord
Norma Jean Nyberg Forbord
Class of 1958
Passed Apr 05, 2008
(no additional information)
Norma Jean Nyberg Forbord
Norma Jean Nyberg Forbord
Class of 1958
Passed Apr 05, 2008
Norma died of cancer in Portland.
Robert (bob) Lowell Greene
Robert (Bob) Lowell Greene
Class of 1965
Passed Feb 14, 1983
(no additional information)
Robert Young
Class of 1961
(Passed date unknown)
Passed away in the early 1970s, of an overdose, only a few years after his wife's murder. Roberto was my senior year locker partner and friend. See you on the other side, buddy.
Rocky Barnett
Rocky Barnett
Class of 1968
Passed Jun 01, 1978
Rocky passed away from a Brain Aneurysm at the age of 28 years old in Salem.

Roger Dunham
Ronald Scott Russell
Ronald Scott Russell
Class of 1957
Passed Jun 02, 2017
Ronald died of a massive heart attack.
Sandra Graham
Sandra Graham
Class of 1955
Passed Feb 28, 2016
Sandy passed away as she slept but was totally unexpected. She was living in Bayside, WI
Stephen R. Heald
Stephen R. Heald
Class of 1978
Passed Feb 25, 2008
Died of complications with diabetes.
Twin brother of Christopher A. Heald and older brother of Catharine M. [Heald] Wood [class of 79] and Peter F. Heald [class of 84].
Ted  (theodore)  Bohnstedt
Class of 1968
Passed Mar 09, 2021
Ted was born in 1950 in Salem, Oregon, graduated from SSHS and OSU and lived lifelong in the community he loved near the family he loved. He enjoyed learning about the evolution of flight and was a 5 star WW2 history buff. He passed from this life after suffering years from the debilitating effects of Parkinson Disease.
William (dave) Millar
WIlliam (Dave) Millar
Class of 1971
Passed Apr 10, 2015
Dave Millar was a great friend, once you got to know him he was outgoing but normally into his electronics. He LOVED making fireworks. Dave worked at with me at KUTF as assistant Chief engineer after SSHS. Dave married his wife Debbie and had two step-boys. died peacefully in his sleep. Picture is of Myself and Dave in 1973.

Ken Lewetag

Classmates Spotlight

South Salem High School Classmates

Cathey Belcher/ Rotan
Class of '71

Alumni Stories

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