Kenneth Melton Keesee – AUHS Class of 1946 - Sept. 6, 1928 - Jan. 24, 2015
Kenneth Melton Keesee, 86, of Anaheim, a member of AUHS Class of 1946, passed away at home with his devoted wife, loving family and his faithful dogs by his side, on Jan. 24, 2015. Ken was born in Santa Maria, California, … [Read More...]
THOMAS JOSEPH CASHMAN SR. – April 29, 1932 – Jan. 7, 2015.
Thomas Cashman Sr. of Anaheim Union High School Class of 1950, passed away Jan. 7, at the age of 82. A Dana Point resident, Tom was born in Kansas City, Missouri, to John and Genevieve Cashman.
The family moved to California, settling … [Read More...]
Marion Knott, the youngest and last surviving child of Knott’s Berry Farm founders Walter and Cordelia Knott, has died at age 92. A graduate in 1939 of Anaheim Union High School, Marion was born in April 1922 on the Buena Park berry farm that would become Knott’s.
In the early days of the farm, … [Read More...]
Thanks to generous donations from Anaheim High alumni, family and friends, progress has been made on improvements to the gymnasium, including the installation of a new scoreboard. Funds are still being raised for the $15,000 wireless scoreboard, but in the meantime, floor-level bleachers are now in place following the summer’s installation of a new gym floor […]
Did you know that the tradition of crowning a homecoming king and queen didn’t become popular at Anaheim High until the late 1940s? The crowning of Colonist royalty first occurred in 1945 as part of a patriotic effort to raise funds for the war effort when Shirley (Walsworth) Guardia, a Class of ’46 graduate, earned […]
From a hand-me-down 1927 Falcon roadster to an unique Army M-15 Half-Track, Robert D. Fischle’s journey from an Anaheim High graduate to World War II hero involved an amazing collection of unique cars, trucks and other vehicles that not only took him along the roads of life, but defined the path his life would take. […]
Members of AUHS Class of 1950 gathered Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, at the Alta Vista Country Club in Placentia to celebrate their 64th class reunion. This class gathers every two years and more than 70 people attended the reunion. Enjoy these photos from the event:
Anaheim Union High School Class of 1954 celebrated in 60th reunion on Sunday, Sept. 21, at the Anaheim Community Center. Around 80 guests celebrated the event and shared jokes, talents and lots of memories. Here photos from the afternoon and two videos featuring the singing talents of Aaron Peralta and a magic trick by John […]
Thanks to the generous donations to Anaheim High alumni, $10,500 was awarded in scholarships to 10 members of the Class of 2014 who will be attending UCLA, UCI, and other UC and CSU campuses. Back Row L-R: Jerry Woodward ’59 – AHSAA President; Andy Iniguez, Hayden Guidry, Oscar Garcia, Able Diaz and Jennifer Rodriguez. Front Row L-R: Reon Howard Boydstun – […]
Gania (Demaree) Trotter, an Anaheim Union High School Class of 1944 graduate, along with other alumni, has established an endowed scholarship through the AHS Alumni Association to honor her father, Dr. Paul H. Demaree, who served as a AUHS teacher and administrator from 1925 through 1958. The income from the endowment will provide annual scholarships […]