The Class of 1959 website --established in 1997 by David Sullivan -- was one of the very first the Naval Academy published. Starting in 2015, the website was redone with continual plans to assure a fully functional, dynamic site in 2021.  As of 10/12/2021 Class of '59 database statistics are in this pop-up with the memorial additions to this site listed here most recent listed first.
Additions or Updates 10/19/2021
Within 45 days after DOD dates are received, entries are removed from this bubble.
Services (Palm Bay, FL) - Vernon(Vern) C. BLOCH (13th Co.) Date_2021-10-22
***Services (USNA-Annapolis) - Stanley (Stan) W. LEGRO (3rd Co.) Date_2021-11-22
Services (USNA-Annapolis) - Russell (Russ) E. WHIPPS (14th Co.) Date_2021-11-22
Services (USNA Annapolis) - Joni SCHNAUFFER (18th Co. Pat Schnauffer) Date_2022_April
Services pending - Larry C. PIZINGER (2th Co.) Date_Pending
Arlington National Cemetery - Donald SHELTON (9th Co.) Date_Pending
***RSVP required. Check each classmate service information for specifics.
Classmates' spouse services shown in pink
Reception: Coronado Reception - Anne Kiland (6th Co. Ing Kiland) Date_pending
Obituary -Roy J. RICE (15th Co.) Date_10/1/2021_DOD
Obituary -Arnold (Don) AMOROSO (12th Co.) Date_9/18/2021_DOD
This interim site will be operational until the new Class of 1959 website is tested, reviewed and then approved by the Class Executive Committee.
The new site will be database driven, making it over time far less time consuming to maintain. Until the new comprehensive website is established, information maintained in the Transition interim site will include the following:
Minimal Information on this site...for now
|Current Overall '59 Data Base Count|
|Total: 1145 || Assumed Living: 693 || Known Deceased: 452 || Active Duty Deaths: 40|
|Total Graduate Entries: 796 || Grads Assumed Living: 443 || Grads Known Deceased: 353|
Please email the Data Administrator, Pete Stout, if you have any questions, concerns, data presentation ideas, concerns or, most important, classmate updates.