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12/23/18 07:01 PM #1697    


Linda Hicks (Montayne)

Happy Birthday to Karla Fiedler, J. Davi Knottnerus and John Parrish.  



12/24/18 04:05 PM #1698    


Linda Hicks (Montayne)

Happy Birthday to Judith Piggott.


12/24/18 11:08 PM #1699    


Marion Foster (Dimond)

Merry Christmas AHS '65 classmates!

(Love this pic but don't know its original source--someone posted it on an Alton site on Facebook.)


Santa with Mary Kay Monaghan & her brother.

Share your Christmas pics old and new here on Message Forum, on our class Facebook page ALTON HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1965, or email to

12/25/18 08:57 AM #1700    


Linda Hicks (Montayne)

Happy Merry Christmas Birthday to Bonnie Roettgers.



12/26/18 01:04 AM #1701    


Marcia Lock (Durian)

Prayer for those from the AHS Class of 65 who have passed on this year and to their families & friends; to those who are ill or not quite up to par.
Merry Christmas to All and God Bless us every one.

12/28/18 02:53 PM #1702    


Linda Hicks (Montayne)

Happy Birthday to Paul Edward Podhorn.

12/29/18 02:09 PM #1703    


Linda Hicks (Montayne)

Happy Birthday to Shirley Bullard.

12/30/18 03:17 PM #1704    


Linda Hicks (Montayne)

Just heard yesterday from Jean Beneze that her sister and our 1965 classmate Vivian Beneze had passed away.  Arrangements are pending and as soon as I see or hear anything will post.  Losing too many of our classmates.  RIP Vivian.


12/31/18 04:24 PM #1705    


Linda Hicks (Montayne)

Happy Birthday to Stephen Shoberg and Harry Turner

01/01/19 04:20 PM #1706    


Linda Hicks (Montayne)

Happy Birthday to Cindy Black and Terry Bratton.

01/01/19 04:22 PM #1707    


Linda Hicks (Montayne)

Happy New Year to my fellow 1965 classmates,  Hope this year is a great one. yes

01/01/19 04:44 PM #1708    


Richard Alford

Happy New Year fellow classmates may 2019 be a great year for all

01/02/19 02:25 PM #1709    


Linda Hicks (Montayne)

Vivian Beneze Obituary.  


Vivian L. Beneze, 71, passed away at 2:54pm on Saturday, December 29, 2018, at OSF St. Anthony’s Hospital in Alton. She was born on May 22, 1947, in Alton, the daughter of the late Leo and Vivian (Salzman) Beneze, Jr. Survivors include two sisters: Jean Johnson of Alton, June Beneze of Alton, two nieces: Caissa Shelton of Alton, Amanda Beneze and her wife: Halimah Abdullah of Alton, a nephew: Mark Johnson and his wife: Michelle of Sacramento, California, two grand nieces, two grand nephews, and her lifelong companion of over forty years: Don Hamilton.

Vivian was employed by BJC for forty – four years where she worked at Eunice Smith Nursing Home and later was the unit secretary in the ICU at Alton Memorial Hospital. She was a wonderful baker and baked many birthday cakes for people and was nicknamed the “cake baker”.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers: Howard and Larry.

In celebration of her life, visitation will be from 10am until time of funeral services at 11am on Friday, January 4, 2019, at Pitchford Funeral Home in Wood River. Rev. George H. Humbert, Jr. will officiate. Burial will follow at Valhalla Memorial Park in Godfrey.

Memorials are suggested to the family.

01/04/19 06:14 PM #1710    


Linda Hicks (Montayne)

Happy Birthday to Nancy Gilleland and Stephen Shoene.


01/05/19 08:54 PM #1711    

Ronald Frost

For those of you who get the Travel channel tonight @ 8'00 pm 1-5-19 they  are showing Alton's haunted Area's.


01/08/19 02:36 PM #1712    


Linda Hicks (Montayne)

Happy Birthday to Almeta Moore.



01/11/19 11:42 PM #1713    


Linda Hicks (Montayne)

Happy Birthday to Emmanuel Brewster.  Sorry almost missed it.

01/12/19 05:12 PM #1714    


Linda Hicks (Montayne)

Happy Birthday to Caroline Bottom.



01/14/19 01:42 PM #1715    


Linda Hicks (Montayne)

Happy Birthday to Peggy (Margaret) Hutchison.



01/18/19 12:45 PM #1716    


Linda Hicks (Montayne)

Happy Birthday to John Mackelden and Jean McCormick.



01/19/19 12:34 PM #1717    


Linda Hicks (Montayne)

Happy Birthday to Susan Fields and Mickey Price.



01/20/19 03:38 PM #1718    


Linda Hicks (Montayne)

Happy Birthday to Shirley Simmons and Richard Stilwell.

01/21/19 09:17 AM #1719    

Jane Cook (Lucke)

Have a great day,Richard!

01/21/19 09:18 AM #1720    

Jane Cook (Lucke)

Happy Birthday,Shirley

01/22/19 12:19 PM #1721    

Ronald Frost

G. Lorene Sileven 95 died 1-20-19 she was the mother to Marilyn Sileven , class of 65 

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