Sunset High School Alumni

Portland, Oregon (OR)

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

Honored Military Alumni

Bill Gabler
Bill Gabler
Class of 1968
Navy, 20+ Years

Trained and served as a nuclear engineer, operating submarines. Retired. Proud to have served in the Silent Service.
Greg Formanski
Greg Formanski
Class of 1990
Air Force, 19 Years

USMC 1990-1996, USAF 1996 till Present day
James Kellert
James Kellert
Class of 1986
Army, 20+ Years

USAR Ret., served primarily in special operations during 21 year career. Numerous deployments across the globe; combat veteran.
Joe Rickey
Joe Rickey
Class of 1965
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served as Avionics Technician on B-52 D and H bombers, KC-135 Refueling tanker, F-4U fighter in Iceland, B-1A project till cancelled, and finally the B-1B bomber at the test base and in SD.
john mertlich
john mertlich
Class of 1988
Marine Corps, 4 Years

military police
Joseph Rickey
Joseph Rickey
Class of 1995
Air Force, 20+ Years

I was a Autopilot/flight instrument technician. Also worked QA on B-52, Kc-135, B-1
Kathy Stevens (Jones)
Kathy Stevens (Jones)
Class of 1989
Air Force, 6 Years

I was a Casualty Assistance Representative, which meant that when anyone in the military passed away, I was on the team that notified the families, and I helped the families through that transition the next few months.
Marta Williams
Marta Williams
Class of 1986
Army, 30 Years

Lieutenant Colonel, Retired
Army Logistics Corps (Transportation)
Marv Taylor
Marv Taylor
Class of 1961
Army, 20+ Years

Enlisted 1961. Field Artillery Officer Candidate School 1970. Retired Lieutenant Colonel 1990. MS Computer Science U of O 1978.
Michael Dawson
Michael Dawson
Class of 1970
Air Force, 6 Years

U.S.A.F 1972 to 1978
Suzanne Carey
Suzanne Carey
Class of 1986
Navy Reserves, 19 Years

Deployed to Germany & Japan
Served on USNS Mercy and Balikatan Mission

Classmates Spotlight

Sunset High School Classmates

Michael Grochau
Class of '86

Alumni Stories

High School Alumni Stores

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

School News

Exchange Student, Christine Balsmeier

Hello there, if someone remembered me as an Exchange Student from Germany, please contact. I graduated in 1984. I am dis...
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Our Sunset 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 Sunset High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Portland are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!