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

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

In Memory Of

Acie Dogans
Acie Dogans Class of 1948
Passed Apr 05, 2016
(no additional information)
Brenda Bader
BRENDA BADER Class of 1981
(Passed date unknown)
Brian Lafever
Brian Lafever Class of 1991
Passed Sep 19, 2007
my brother i want everyone to remember him he died in 2007 he was a great big brother
Charles "charlie" Nash
Charles "Charlie" Nash Class of 1987
Passed Jun 28, 2012
Charles "Charlie" Nash
NEW ORLEANS, LA- Charles P. Nash, 42, died as a result of a household fire on Thursday, June 28. He was born in Racine on July 26, 1969 the son of Patrick and Marilyn (Nee: Lindberg) Charlie Nash had been a resident of New Orleans for the past 15 years. Charlie was a 1987 graduate of Washington Park High School. He served his country with the United State Marine Corps. Charlie was presently employed as the manager of The Oak Street Ace Hardware in New Orleans. He was an avid Cubs and Bears fan. Charlie was an accomplished musician and still enjoyed playing his trombone with friends in the New Orleans Area. - See more at:
Dean Sims
dean sims Class of 1981
(Passed date unknown)
Donald B. Albright
Donald B. Albright Class of 1947
(Passed date unknown)
(no additional information)
Frances Conis
Frances Conis Class of 1970
Passed Jul 21, 1983
Frances was and will always be my dearest friend. She passed suddenly from a surgery. She has been missed deeply ever since.
Frances is on the left. She and I were always together since 1965, such good friends. I will see you again soon Frances.
Gilbert Forest Coles
Gilbert Forest Coles Class of 1976
Passed Jul 25, 2006
Gilbert (Gilster) Coles, spent most of his life in the military. He joined the Marines right after high school. Was stationed in Hawaii and CA and served 9 yrs. Returning to Racine he joined the Army Reserves and served another 11 yrs and retired after 20 yrs of service to his country. He never married, and did not have any children. He was in security at SC Johnson when died of prostate cancer at the young age of 47.
James M. Turek
James M. Turek Class of 1965
Passed Sep 30, 2004
Jim is in the Park High School Hall of Fame, was President of Mt. Pleasant at time of death and was RUSB Treasurer for several years. Jim served two of his four years in the Navy in Vietnam and was a graduate of UW-Parkside. Wife Sharman was 69 graduate of Park HS.
Joe Bonofiglio
Joe Bonofiglio Class of 1959
(Passed date unknown)
I remember Joe as a dark haired, lively, friendly kid who was so full of life. He was sort of a goof ball in a good way. I couldn't believe it when he died. I don't recall when he died but I do remember he was in our class. RIP classmate......
John Berard
John Berard Class of 1965
Passed Sep 01, 1981
John was a butcher and I was told that he died from some form of blood infection.
Kathy Haddow
Kathy Haddow Class of 1964
(Passed date unknown)
Died in Aurora CO from Cancer. Kathy was the first girl I ever dated.
Richard Bartels
Richard Bartels Class of 1965
Passed Jan 28, 1969
Died in Madison, WI after a car accident.
Stephanie Morgan
Stephanie Morgan Class of 1979
Passed Mar 20, 2009
RACINE - Ms. Stephanie Ann (nee: Morgan) Luten, 47, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, March 20, 2009. Stephanie was born in St. Louis, Mo. on May 4, 1961, the daughter of James and Pinkie (nee: Russell) Morgan. She was a 1979 graduate of Washington Park High School. After graduation, she attended the University of Wisconsin - Platteville and the University of Wisconsin - Parkside. Stephanie worked many years as a Bus Driver. Her first position was with the Unified School District and then with the Belle Urban System. She also worked as a Support Coordinator at the Dr. John Bryant Community Center. Stephanie accepted Christ at an early age and loved to talk about her Lord. Stephanie loved life, to smile, dance, and tell jokes. Her laughter was contagious! She could break out in a roaring laugh and get everyone to join in. She was completely dedicated to her family and friends and was always willing to lend a helping hand to others. All she asked in return was respect and kindness. She was an excellent homemaker and loved to cook. Her parents were her joy and she spent many hours helping them with their business at the Seven Mile Fair. Left to cherish her memories are her children, Sheteaka Morgan, Ronald Luten Jr., and Raven Luten; and her parents, James and Pinkie Morgan, all of Racine; five sisters, Portia (Nadah) Bailey of Walden, N.Y., Lydia (Gregory) Nelson of Milwaukee, Briannie Morgan, Ciara Morgan, and Kiara Morgan, all of Racine; her grandparents, Flaura Russell, Luke (Dee) Morgan, and Annie B. Jackson, all of East St. Louis, Ill.; as well as a host of other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather, Luke James Russell; and paternal grandfather, Lacy Jackson. Homegoing services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, March 27, 2009, at St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church with Pastor John D. Russell and Pastor T.L. Howell officiating. Committal services will be private. -
Terry Kammien
Terry Kammien Class of 1988
Passed May 05, 2013
RACINE - Terry Lee Kammien, Sr., age 44, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday morning, May 5, 2013 following a brave struggle with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis - also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease. Terry was employed as a machinist at In-Sink-Erator, until his battle with ALS forced him to retire in 2012. He was a devoted member of St. Lucy Catholic Church. As a sports enthusiast, he played City of Racine League softball and was an avid bowler. Terry was also a dedicated coach for RASA, Racine Youth Sports and Old Timers Football League. Above all, his number one priority was being involved in anything to do with his treasured family. - See more at:
Terry L Haglund
Terry L Haglund Class of 1965
Passed Feb 07, 2011
Terry died at Columbia St. Mary's Hospital. He was a commercial artist. Terry and a bunch of friends would go the beer bars in Kenosha county which were 18 year old.
Thomas E. Stewart
THOMAS E. STEWART Class of 1960
Passed Oct 06, 2008
My Brother, Tom. We miss his wit, wisdom, he was sooo "big" in my life. He was a sophomore, I was a senior at Park High.
Thomas W. Lauer
Thomas W. Lauer Class of 1950
Passed Oct 31, 2009
He lived in Florida for 8 years a community called Solivita with his wife Audrey who graduated in 1952. We have 6 children & 9 grandchildren. He designed the Veterans Memorial in Solivita which has been named for him on the plaque displayed here. He has been laid to rest in the Veterans Memorial in Union Grove, WI. He had an associated degree in HVAC design with the State of WI.

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