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Date Posted | Source Classmate or spouse
9/24/2019
Timothy Woodbury USNA-AA Memorials
 
 

Dolores LUKISH, wife of Tom Lukish, 2nd Company, passed away on September 20 in the Lehigh Valley hospital, Allentown, PA. She was surrounded by her loving family and passed peacefully. She had a heart attack and her condition gradually failed to respond to treatment, she was in the hospital for the previous week. Her funeral service and mass of celebration will be held in the U.S. Naval Academy Chapel, Annapolis, MD. After which she will be inurned in the Naval Academy Columbarium waiting for me. The services will be held on November 12, with Mass of Christian Burial to begin at 10:30am in the Academy Chapel, to be followed by her Inurnment Service after the Mass in the Columbarium. There will be a luncheon after the service in the Naval Academy Officers Club.

Reference Mrs. Lukish's obituary.

10/13/2019
Tom Lukish &
Timothy Woodbury USNA-AA Memorials
 
 

Angelo (Angy) FERNANDEZ, 83, passed away October 11 2019. Angy has been hospitalized since July 30 fighting an aggressive form of leukemia.
He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Linda E. Elmore Fernandez, younger brother, Joseph Fernandez, his estranged son, Vincent Fernandez, and estranged daughters Julia Ann Fernandez, and Alicia Ann Dicks. He has three grandchildren, Mark Fernandez, and Meredith and Abigail Dicks.

Angy's funeral is 11 a.m. Saturday, October 19 in Algood, TN. The Funeral Home is Hooper, Huddelson, Horner 209 Hub Circle, Algood, TN 38506 Phone: (931) 526-6111.
Fr. John Patrick Day will officiate. Interment will military honors provided by a US Marine Corps Honor Guard will follow at the Cookeville City Cemetery.
His family will receive friends Friday from 5 - 8 p.m. and again Saturday from 9 a.m. until service time.

Leave a tribute to Angy at Col Fernandez

Reference Angy's obituary.

9/27/2019
Norm Bednarek 22nd Company Rep
 
 

John Joseph BRAY, 82, passed away August 17, 2019. Services will take place at the U.S. Naval Academy Chapel.
There will be a Funeral Mass in the Main Chapel on Thursday, 17 October 2019 at 1400 for former Navy LT John Joseph Bray Jr., Class of 1959 (DOB: 01 July 1937, DOD: 18 August 2019), followed by a service of committal at the Columbarium. A Reception will be held at the Naval Academy Club.

John's obituary will be posted when available.
8/30/2019
Timothy Woodbury USNA-AA Memorials
 
 

Byron J. (Bob) OISTAD, 82, passed away April 24, 2019 due to complications from Parkinson’s disease. Bob is preceded in death by his parents, Loyal and Berenice; and three brothers, James, Dean, and Leon. Bob is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Irene; children, Eric (Lori), Bruce (Dawn), Kristin, and Peter; grandchildren, Trevor, Olivia, Veronica, James “Jack”, Xavier, and Sophia; sister, LaVonne (Curt) Lundeen; and many other relatives and friends. A celebration of life will be held to honor Bob’s life on May 5th from 1 PM to 3 PM with a brief service at 2:30 PM, at Zion Lutheran Church in Buffalo, MN and in Karlstad, MN later this summer.

Services and Interment will take place at the U.S. Naval Academy Cemetery on Monday, 30 September 2019 at 11AM

Reference Bob's obituary.
9/30/2019
Timothy Woodbury USNA-AA Memorials
 
 

James Brenan RUCKER, Jr., 82, passed away peacesfully on September 21, 2019. Beloved husband of 59 years to Genevieve "Gene" (nee Benkert); dear father to Kim Cullen (Lawrence) and Brenan Rucker (Kate); cherished "Papa" to James Charles CullenEMN2, Liam Chamvin Cullen AS2, Hanley Boyd Cullen ENS, Delanie Grace Rucker and Colleen Marie Rucker, as well as precious great-grand- father to Elizabeth and Oliver Cullen.

Mass of Christian Burial 10 a.m. Friday, October 4, 2019 at St. Joan of Arc Church, 496 East Washington St., Chagrin Falls. Interment Private. NO FLOWERS PLEASE. A donation in Jim's memoryto Menorah Park, 27100 Cedar Rd., Beachwood, OH 44122 would be greatly appreciated. Please sign Tribute Wall at: murphyfamilyfuneralhome.com

Published in The Plain Dealer on Sept. 29, 2019

Obituary will be posted when available.
8/29/2019
Timothy Woodbury USNA-AA Memorials
 
 

Anthony (Tony) J. LaSala, Sr. ESQ, age 82, and a more than fifty-year resident of Wayne, passed peacefully at his home, surrounded by his loving family, on Friday, August 23, 2019. Tony was the loving husband of 32 years to Marion LaSala; loving father of the late Anthony LaSala, Jr. (d.2016) and his wife Jill, Frank LaSala of Franklin Lakes, and Maria Profita and her husband Mario of Mountainside; step-father of Lorna Franck of Wayne, Gary Macleod and his wife Jennifer of Bradenton, FL, and David Macleod of Gilford, CT; he was a cherished grandfather.
Funeral services were held on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at 9:00 AM from the funeral home then to Most Blessed Sacrament Church, 787 Franklin Lakes Road, Franklin Lakes where at 10:00 AM a Funeral Mass will be offered.

Reference Reference Tony's obituary.

9/5/2019
Timothy Woodbury USNA-AA Memorials
 
 

William H. (Bill) EVERETT, passed away peacefully on September 1st, at St. Francis Hospital in Tulsa, OK, after relocating from Casper, WY with his wife Margot. Bill is survived by his wife Margot Everett, their two sons, Wayne W. Everett (Susan) of Tulsa, OK, and Keith R. Everett (Cyndy) of Redwood City, CA, three grandchildren and other relatives. A graduate of the Class of '59, 15th Company, Bill had tenure as a Navy Submarine Officer, then pursued a life long career as an attorney, practicing in Casper and Tulsa.

A special service in Bill’s memory will be held at Schaudt’s Funeral Home in Tulsa, OK on Saturday, September 21st at 2:00 P.M.

In lieu of flowers, please celebrate Bill’s life and memory by making a donation to any of the following: A. The Rotary Foundation.https://www.rotary.org/en/donate
B. The Hume and Austin Everett Scholarship at Casper College. caspercollegefoundation.org/giving/give-now/ noting the name of the scholarship in the Tribute Gift section.
Schaudt's Glenpool Funeral Service & Cremation Care Centers
719 E 141st St
Glenpool, OK 74033
Phone: (918) 291-1700
https://www.schaudtfuneralservice.com/obituaries/William-Hume-Everett-III?obId=7053406

Reference Bill's obituary.
12/23//2018
Walt Szczypinski
18th Company

Edward E. (Ted) ALEXANDER passed away December 20 with his wife of 55 years, Ann, by his side. He’s also survived by his three sons, Edward, Bryan, and Bruce; one daughter-in-law, Paula; three grandchildren, Dane, Nathan, and Kathryn Ann; and one surviving sibling, his brother Frank.

Ted had a distinguished Naval career rising to the rank of Captain. He furthered his service to the community in the Vestry of St. John‘s Episcopal Church, McLean Citizens Association, American Legion Post #18, the Army Navy Country Club, the American Small Business Association, among other organizations.

A Funeral Service with Full Military Honors service to be held at Arlington National Cemetery on 28 June 2019 at 1:00PM at Old Post Army Chapel, Fort Myer, Arlington, VA. Due to security, arrive NLT 12:15PM (need driver's license and registration).  A reception will be held at 2:45PM at the Army Navy Country Club. The club is ten mintues from Fort Myer. All are welcome to celebarte the life, love and service of Ted Alexnder.

Reference Ted's obituary.

6/11/2019
Timothy Woodbury
USNA-AA Memorials

Shirley C. HEIGES, wife of John Heiges, 17th Company, passed away June 2, 2019. Along with her husband, Shirley is survived by three children, Sharon Kneebone (Scott), John A. (Cassie), and Patricia Winter as well as seven grandchildren and her beloved Maltese, Sophi

A Memorial Service will be held 21 June at 11:00 AM at Buckingham's Choice (3200 Baker Cir, Adamstown, MD 21710) with a reception to follow.  At a later date, Shirley will be interred in the Naval Academy Columbarium.

Reference Shirley's obituary.

1/9/2019
Timothy Woodbury
USNA-AA Memorials

Diane B. COOPER, wife of Donald Cooper, 21st Company, passed away January 2, 2019. Along with her husband, Diane is survived by four children, Michael (wife Christy), Jane (husband Mark), Daniel (wife Laurie) and Julianne (husband Michael), eleven grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

A funeral mass in celebration will be held followed by inurnment. Catholic Funeral Mass will be held at St. Andrew’s Chapel at 1030 on Monday, 17 June 2019 . Vehicle procession to the Columbarium will follow the Mass. Followed by a reception at the Naval Academy Club.
Donations in memory of Diane Cooper may be sent to: Class of 1959 Columbarium Fund USNA Foundation 274 Wood Road Annapolis, MD 21402.

Reference Diane's obituary.

2/19/2019
Timothy Woodbury
USNA-AA Memorials

William E. POWELL Rear Admiral William E. Powell, Jr. passed away on Sunday, February 3, 2019. RADM Powell graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1959 and served the Navy with distinction for 30 years. Powell was selected for the rank of Rear Admiral, becoming the first African-American flag officer in the Navy Supply Corps and only the eighth African-American flag officer overall in the U.S. Navy. After retiring from active duty with the Navy, RADM Powell accepted a position at DuPont in Wilmington DE, and subsequently worked for PECO Energy Company in Philadelphia.

RADM Powell is survived by his wife of 60 years, the former Loretta Braxton Mitchell; sons William C. Powell and David A. Powell; grandsons Cameron Mitchell Powell and Lawson Maxwell Powell; niece LCDR Cecile R. Powell, USN Ret.; and the Scott-Lawson families. There will be a Committal Service at the Columbarium on Monday, 03 June 2019 at 1300 at the U.S. Naval Academy. A Reception will follow at the Alumni House, Ogle Hall.

NOTE: Memorial donations may be made to the Navy Supply Corps Foundation, online at: https://www.usnscf.com

Reference William's obituary.

5/26/2019
Timothy Woodbury
USNA-AA Memorials

David Freeman SEARS, 81, of Sacramento, CA, passed away on May 7, 2019. He was born in Seattle, WA, attendeed high school in California, and graduated with highest honors from the U.S. Naval Academy with the Class of 1959. He served on a destroyer before submarine training then serving in the submarine service for 17 years. David married his college sweetheart, Catherine Neos of Bethlehem Pennsylvania, in September of 1962.

While in the Navy they were blessed with 9 children: David of Elk Grove (Teri), Nichola of Loyalton (Shawn), Jason of Elk Grove (Edith), Anna of Ojai, Raechelle of Elk Grove (Kevin), Jonathan of Vallejo, Rebekah of Elk Grove (Doug) James of Benicia, and Michael of Chico (Leah). After leaving the naval service they added Audrell of Vacaville to the family. They were then blessed with 21 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.

David is survived by his brother Murven (Helen) of Mendocino, California, and many nieces and nephews. Committal will be at the Sacramento Valley National Cemetery alongside his beloved wife of nearly 50 years Catherine.

Reference David's obituary.

Reference Catherine's (aka, Kay) obituary.

4/30/2019
Timothy Woodbury
USNA-AA Memorials

Byron J. (Bob)OISTAD, 82, passed away April 24, 2019 due to complications from Parkinson’s disease. Bob is preceded in death by his parents, Loyal and Berenice; and three brothers, James, Dean, and Leon. Bob is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Irene; children, Eric (Lori), Bruce (Dawn), Kristin, and Peter; grandchildren, Trevor, Olivia, Veronica, James “Jack”, Xavier, and Sophia; sister, LaVonne (Curt) Lundeen; and many other relativesand friends.

A celebration of life will be held to honor Bob’s life on May 5th from 1 PM to 3 PM with a brief service at 2:30 PM, at Zion Lutheran Church in Buffalo, MN and in Karlstad, MN later this summer. Interment will take place at the U.S. Naval Academy Cemetery at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are requested to the Salvation Army, Red Cross, USO or the donor’s choice of charity.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to The Peterson Chapel of Buffalo. Online condolences for the family may be directed to www.thepetersonchapel.com.

 Peterson Chapel Funeral Services
 119 Central Avenue North
 Buffalo, Minnesota 55313
 763-682-1363
 
Reference Bob's obituary.
4/29/2019
Timothy Woodbury
USNA-AA Memorials

Thomas Cushman Zacharias, 81, died April 9, 2019. He is survived by His wife, Debi, son Steven, and many of his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He married Janet Beulah King on June 20, 1959, and they had three sons, Randal, Daniel and Steven. After Janet's death, Thomas married Debi Werner on Aug. 6, 1994.

You are invited to celebrate Tom's life at a memorial service at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 5, at All Saints' Church,155 Clark St. in Enterprise (Deltona), Florida.

 All Saints Church - Memorial Service 5/5/2019
 155 Clark St.
 Enterprise (Deltona), FL 32725
 Phone: 386.668.4108
 
Reference Tom's obituary.
4/22/2019
Timothy Woodbury
USNA-AA Memorials

John Wesley Bogle,84, of Kenner, LA, peacefully went to his heavenly home from the comfort of his earthly home on April 18, 2019.

He leaves behind his wife of 41 years, Linda Dawkins Bogle, and quite a legacy of seven children: Lisa (Charles) Kelly, James (Sayeh) Bogle, Suzie (Glenn) Cristodero, David (Michelle) Bogle, Kenneth (Christa) Bogle, Matthew (Paige) Holliday, and Daniel (Dana) Holliday. He also has 17 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren


A celebration of Mr. Bogle's life will be held at Garden of Memories Funeral Home in Metairie, LA on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm followed by a Methodist service. Interment will be in Garden of Memories Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations in John's name be made to his childhood church, The Salvation Army, https://www.salvationarmyusa.org/usn/ as no Methodist churches were near them at the time. The online guestbook is available at www.gardenofmemoriesmetairie.com.

Garden of Memories 
4900 Airline Drive
Metairie, LA  70001  

(504) 833-3786 

Reference John's obituary.

4/17//2018
Timothy Woodbury
USNA Memorials

James (Jim) Vincent DUNN died Friday (4/5/2019) surrounded by his family after a long battle with COPD. Mr. Dunn is survived by his wife of 53 years, Florence A. Dunn, and two children: Theresa Dunn Boothe and Thomas Dunn. He also leaves behind one granddaughter, Gwendolyn Dunn. He was preceded in death by his brother, Frank Dunn, and his children Sharon Dunn and Daniel Dunn.

A wake will be held at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 5033 Rouse Drive, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23462 on Wednesday, April 10 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. The funeral will be held at Church of the Ascension 4853 Princess Anne Road, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23462 on Thursday, April 11. Visitation will be at 10:00 AM followed by a funeral mass at 11:00 AM with a reception following mass.

Reference Jim's obituary.

4/1/2019
Timothy Woodbury
USNA-AA Memorials

Clifford Donald Estes, 82, of York, ME, died peacefully at his home on Wednesday, March 27, 2019. Cliff is survived by his wife, Maureen; his children, Maura Estes and Peter Estes; his daughter-in-law, Gretchen Estes; and his three grandchildren, Will, Ethan and Anna, all who live in York. He also leaves his two brothers and their wives,Richard and Margaret Estes and Kenneth and Lisa Estes and many nieces and nephews.

Please join family and friends on Saturday, April 27 from 12 to 3pm for a remembrance and celebration of Cliff’s life. This will take place at the Old Clubhouse at the York Golf & Tennis Club located at 62 Organug Road in York, Maine. PLEASE OMIT FLOWERS, Donations should be made to the York Student Scholarship Fund c/o Lloyd Bakke , 27 Huckins Avenue, York, ME 03909 in Cliff's memory. Lucas & Eaton Funeral Home, York, Maine is assisting with arrangements. Visit www.lucaseatonfuneralhome.com

Lucas & Eaton Funeral Home
 91 Long Sands Road
 York, ME 03909
 Tel: 1-207-363-3531 
 Fax: 207-363-3935
https://www.lucaseatonfuneralhome.com/notices/CliffordD-Estes

Reference Clifford Estes' obituary.

2/17/2019
Robert Armour
16th Company Rep

Marjorie A. BOTTORFF passed away Tuesday morning, 5 Feb 2019 after a long battle with Parkinson's Disease. She is survived by her husband, Rear Admiral David E Bottorff, CEC, USN Ret; her son David S Bottorff, a Navy vet and his wife Jody; a grandson, 2nd LT Alex H Bottorff, USMC and his wife Bekah; a granddaughter Amanda. Marjorie is also survived by her son John W. Bottorff and his partner Suzanne Hume of Oceanside, CA.

David and Marjorie were members of Kempsville Presbyterian Church in Virginia Beach, VA for more than 25 years. A funeral service celebrating Marjorie's life will be held at Kempsville Presbyterian Church on Friday 15 March. The visitation will be at 1pm, the service at 2pm followed by a reception at the church. The internment will be at Arlington National Cemetery on March 15, 2019.

Reference Marjories's Obituary.

2/14/2019
Timothy Woodbury
USNA-AA Memorials

James F. FEATHERSTONE services will be on Monday, 18 March 2019 at 11:30am at the Naval Academy Columbarium.

Reference Jim's obituray at his obituary .

2/17/2019
Robert Armour
16th Company Rep

Marjorie A. BOTTORFF passed away Tuesday morning, 5 Feb 2019 after a long battle with Parkinson's Disease. She is survived by her husband, Rear Admiral David E Bottorff, CEC, USN Ret; her son David S Bottorff, a Navy vet and his wife Jody; a grandson, 2nd LT Alex H Bottorff, USMC and his wife Bekah; a granddaughter Amanda. Marjorie is also survived by her son John W. Bottorff and his partner Suzanne Hume of Oceanside, CA.

David and Marjorie were members of Kempsville Presbyterian Church in Virginia Beach, VA for more than 25 years. A funeral service celebrating Marjorie's life will be held at Kempsville Presbyterian Church on Friday 15 March. The visitation will be at 1pm, the service at 2pm followed by a reception at the church. The internment will be at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.

Reference Marjories's Obituary.

2/12/2019
Timothy Woodbury
USNA-AA Memorials

Geraldine DiTullio BOLTZ, wife of classmate Jacob Boltz, age 81, of Virginia Beach, VA, passed away on February 8, 2019 at home surrounded by her family. Left to cherish her memory are her high school sweetheart and loving husband of almost 60 years, Jacob Boltz; her three sons, Jacob M. Boltz, James V. Boltz & his wife Julie, and Daniel J. Boltz & his wife Melinda; her six grandchildren,Taherai, Ethan, Kathryn, Daniel “DJ”, Jake, and Dominic; and her sister, Kathleen DiTullio.

A memorial service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, February 24, 2019 at Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home, Great Neck Chapel. A committal service at the United States Naval Academy columbarium will be held at a later date. Condolences maybe offered to the family at www.hollomon-brown.com.

Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home, Great Neck Chapel 1264 Great Neck Road Virginia Beach, VA 23454 Phone: 757-496-9727
https://www.hollomon-brown.com/obituaries/Geraldine-DiTullio-Boltz?obId=4143946#/obituaryInfo

Reference Geraldine's obituary.

01/25//2018
Walt Szczypinski
18th Company

Ben Ford HOLT passed away January 23, 2018 after a long battle with cancer. A 1959 graduate from the United States Naval Academy, 18th Company, he proudly served his country until his retirement at the rank of Commander in June of 1979. On June 6, 1959, Ben married the love of his life, Gail Wallis Holt, in Atlanta, GA.  Together they celebrated over 57 wonderful years of marriage.

Interment will be held at Arlington National Cemetery, Friday, February 8, 2018 at 9:00AM
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice House of St. Mary's, P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650.

Reference Ben's obituary.
Ben's wife Gail died in December 20, 2016, reference Gail's obituary.

12/30/2018
Tim Tinsley
17th Company

Richard A. (Rick) JOHNSON passed away on November 6, 2018 in Charlottesville, VA, with his wife and children by his side.  Rick, a member of the 17th Company, upon graduation was commissioned a Second Lieutenant, U.S. Marine Corps. He served in Oknawa, Newport, RI, leaving the service to work in his family business and Sylvania. Simultaneously, he served the Marine Corp Reserve. Rick loved sailing, the Red Sox and New England Patriots. Rick and his wife, Ginny, attended the 59th Reunion for the Class of 1959 in October 2018.

A Memorial Service will begin promptly at 11AM at the US Naval Academy Chapel on Friday, January 25, 2019. The service will be followed by Committal at the Columbarium. With a Reception to follow at the USNA Club.

Reference Rick's obituary.

12/30//2018
Timothy Woodbury
USNA-AA Memorials
A family friend of John S. KANUCH informed the USNA-AA of John's passing on 28 December 2018. There is no obituary yet, but here is the posting by the funeral home for: John Kanunch.
USNA-AA Memorials representative has submitted Last Call guidelines to the family and will send details to others as they are received.

Reference John's obituary.

12/28//2018
Timothy Woodbury
USNA Alumni Assc

Richard J. (Rich) MADDEN of Summit, NJ died on December 21,2018, at the age of 80. He is survived by his devoted wife of 32 years, Paula Maida Mooney, five children, and eight grandchildren.
Rich served his country and community as A MARINE, BUSINESS EXECUTIVE, COMMUNITY LEADER, FORMER CEO ADIDAS, USA, INC.

A Memorial Mass will be held at St. Teresa of Avila Church, 306 Morris Ave. in Summit on Saturday, January 5th at 10:45am. In lieu of flowers, donations to the USNA Foundation are greatly appreciated.

Bradley, Brough & Dangler Funeral Home
299 Morris Avenue
Summit, NJ 07901
(908) 273-2323
https://bradleyfuneralhomes.com/richard-james-madden/

Reference Rich's obituary.

12/23//2018
Walt Szczypinski
18th Company

Edward E. (Ted) ALEXANDER passed away December 20 with his wife of 55 years, Ann, by his side. He’s also survived by his three sons, Edward, Bryan, and Bruce; one daughter-in-law, Paula; three grandchildren, Dane, Nathan, and Kathryn Ann; and one surviving sibling, his brother Frank.

Ted had a distinguished Naval career rising to the rank of Captain. He furthered his service to the community in the Vestry of St. John‘s Episcopal Church, McLean Citizens Association, American Legion Post #18, the Army Navy Country Club, the American Small Business Association, among other organizations.

All are welcome at a service to be held Saturday, 29 December, 3 PM to 5 PM, at Money and King Funeral Home, 171 Maple Avenue W, Vienna, Virginia.

A memorial service to honor Ted’s life will be held at Arlington Cemetery in the coming months.

Reference Ted's obituary.

11/10/2018
Rachel Cronin
Daughter of
Michael Cronin

Michael (Mike) Joseph Cronin of Colts Neck passed away on November 2, 2018 at Riverview Medical Center in Red Bank. Mike is survived by his loving wife of 58 years Barbara and his and his loving children; Catherine and Chris Gardner, Raef and Cathy Cronin, Rachael Cronin, and Michelle and Rob Louden as well as his brother, Dr. Terry and Kathy Cronin and his grandchildren and extended family.
After gradutation, he was commissioned into the US Army serving in Germany, and eventually leaving the service he then earned his law degree from Harvard Univeristy and spent many years as a successful lawyer for ITT and other companies.

All arrangements are private.

Reference Mike's obituary

11/08/2018
Timothy Woodbury
USNA - Alumni Association
Memorial Services

Richard Lee Baldwin of Triangle, VA died on November 5, 2018 at Sentara Potomac Hospital in Woodbridge. Richard is survived by his loving wife of 59 years Sally Baldwin, daughter Ann Bateman, son John Baldwin and his grandchildren.

Family and friends are invited to celebrate Richard’s life on Friday, November 9th from 3:00 to 5:00 pm at Mountcastle Turch Funeral Home located at 4143 Dale Blvd, Dale City, VA 22193. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, November 10th at 11:00am at Dumfries United Methodist Church located at 3890 Cameron St, Dumfries, VA 22026.
Mountcastle Turch Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. 4143 Dale Blvd. Dale City, VA 22193 (703) 680-1234

Reference Richard's obituary

11/08/2018
Tim Tinsley
17th Company Rep

Richard A. (Rick) JOHNSON passed away on November 6, 2018 in Charlottesville, VA, with his wife and children by his side.  Rick, a member of the 17th Company, upon graduation was commissioned a Second Lieutenant, U.S. Marine Corps. He served in Oknawa, Newport, RI, then leaving the service to work in his family business and Sylvania. Simultaneously, he served the Marine Corp Reserve. Rick loved sailing, the Red Sox and New England Patriots..
Rick and his wife, Ginny, attended the 59th Reunion for the Class of 1959 in October 2018.

A memorial service will be celebrated on Sunday, November 11, 2:00 PM at Rockfish Presbyterian Church in Nellysford, VA. Interment will be at the Naval Academy Columbarium at later date, most likely early 2019.

A obiturary will be posted once received.

10/31/2018
Timothy Woodbury
USNA Alumni Association
Memorial Services

Robert C. "Bob" Hurd passed away peacefully on October 23, 2018. He was predeceased by Pauline, his loving wife of nearly 58 years, and is survived by his brother John K. Hurd of Bethesda, his son R. Scott Hurd of Alexandria, his daughter-in-law Diane E. Kraynak, and three grandchildren. From a Navy family, Bob served 28 years with numerous sea and shore duties. Retiring as a Captain, he then worked in the electronic Data interchange field and continued work in community affairs, playing golf and numerous other activities.

A memorial will be celebrated on Tuesday, November 13, 11:00 a.m., at the Episcopal Church of the Ascension and Saint Agnes at 1217 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20007. A reception will follow at Army Navy Country Club in Arlington. In lieu of flowers, Bob's family asks that gifts be made to the Church of the Ascension and Saint Agnes' Wheelchair and Stroller Accessibility Fund. Donations can be made at this link: https://onrealm.org/asadc/Give.

Reference Bob's obituary.

Mrs. Hurd died October 19, 2017. Reference Pauline's obituary.

10/24/2018
Timothy Woodbury
USNA - Alumni Asso
Memorial Services
Tom Lukish
2nd Company

Raymond "Buddy" WELLBORN passed away October 23, 2018. A 1959 graduate from the United States Naval Academy, 11th Company, he proudly served his country until his retirement at the rank of Captain. He was a Trustee of the USNA Foundation, a big Navy Football fan who wrote game summaries of each Navy game for friends and others. Preceded in death by his parents and wife Gladys (March 1993). He is survived by his sons Burke (Julie) of Gulf Breeze, FL, Robert of Dickinson, TX, and John (Julie) of Canton, NC, and 7 grandchildren.

Service held November 1, 2018 at Forest Park Lawndale Funeral Home located at 6900 Lawndale Street Houston, TX 77023. Phone contact at Phone 800-915-1183.

10:00am: Family Visitation
10:30am: Friends Visitation
11:00am: Service
12:00pm: Burial- Family burial site in Houston

For condolences and memories and directions to the funeral home please access the funeral home at forestparklawndale.com

Reference Buddy's obituary.

09/28/2018
Timothy Woodbury
USNA Memorial Affairs
Harry E. LEWIS, 82, of Saunderstown, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by his family on Wednesday, September 26, 2018. Harry was the beloved husband of fifty-six years to Barbara R. (Stannard) Lewis. Harry was a Marketing Director of Military Products and a US Navy veteran serving as a navy pilot during the Cuban Missile Crisis. Harry was a graduate of the US Naval Academy, Class of 1959. Besides his wife he is survived by his loving children. Funeral from the Nardolillo Funeral Home, SOUTH COUNTY CHAPEL, 1111 Boston Neck Road, (Rt.1A), Narragansett on Monday at 10:00 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. in St. Veronica Chapel, 1035Boston Neck Road, Narragansett. Burial with Military Honors will be in RI Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Exeter. VISITING HOURS Monday morning 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Thomas More / St. Veronica DisabledTeen Mission, 53 Rockland Street, Narragansett, RI 02882.

Reference Harry's obituary.

10/01/2018
Timothy Woodbury
USNA Memorial Affairs
Sidney E. VEZVEZY, 81, died on September 26, 2018. There will be a Funeral Service in Main Chapel on Thursday, 04 October 2018 at 1400 for CAPT Sidney Edwin Veazey, USN (Ret), Class of 1959 (DOB: 18 September 1937, DOD: 07 September 2018), followed by a service of committal at the Columbarium.

Reference an extensive obituary for Ed: obituary.

06/11/2018
Timothy Woodbury
USNA Memorial Affairs
Joyce C. McGanka, 81, of Ligonier, died peacefully, Thursday, May 24, 2018, in Ligonier Gardens. She was born Jan. 5, 1937 in Somerset, a daughter of the late Edwin F. and Nelle Gorr Bauer. Prior to her retirement, she had been employed as a registered nurse for many years. She was of the Episcopal faith. She is survived by numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, sisters and brothers-in-law. At the family's request, all services and interment will be private. The J. PAUL McCRACKEN FUNERAL CHAPEL INC. of Ligonier is assisting the family.

Steven W. McGanka died April 26, 2010. Steve’s obituary.

05/23/2018
Ray Art
5th Company Representative
Thomas Howard (Tom) EMSLEY died April 25, 2018 surrounded by loved ones after a long, valiant struggle with pancreatic cancer. Born October 20, 1935, member of the Class of 1959 and 5th Company, he is survived by his wife, Nancy of 57 years and children and grandchildren.

Burial services at Arlington National Cemetery on September 10, 2018 at 1100. Full honors have been requested.

Reference Tom's obituary.

07/02/2018
Timothy Woodbury
USNA Memorial Affairs
Richard (Rich) David MILLIGAN died June 28, 2018 in Chesapeake, VA due to complications from dementia. Rear Admiral Richard David Milligan, an identical twin, was born first on 6 September 1936 in Livingston, NJ to Barbara & Andrew J. Milligan, Sr. Of Rich's six siblings, he is survived by Major General Robert F. Milligan and his wife, June, and Elaine Sherman and her husband, Jack. He was predeceased by his twin, Jimmy, his sisters Lillian and Gayle, and his brother, Andy.
Rich is survived by his wife MaryBourke, two sons and their wives, a daughter and her husband and seven grandchildren.
A Mass will be held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Norfolk, VA (520 Graydon Ave) on July 18 at 1030.

A service and commital servies with be held August 17, 2018 at 1140 at USNA.

Reference Rich's obituary.

07/02/2018
Timothy Woodbury
USNA Memorial Affairs
Robert (Bob) V. MORGAN: Robert V. Bob' Morgan (March 28, 1937 - July 2, 2017) Captain Robert Vernon Morgan, USN, passed away with his loving wife Lucy of 55 years at his bedside. Bob was in the Class of '59, 1st Company. A celebration of life will be held at the in Coronado, CA on July 29, 2017.
Burial will be at Arlington National Cemetery Service on July 24, 2018 commencing at 1:00PM. There will be a gathering at Fort Myer’s Patton Hall following the service.

Reference Bob's obituary.

Contact: Donna (Nunn) Krupa
07/05/2018
Timothy Woodbury
USNA Memorial Affairs
Roland Raymond WOMMACK died May 22, 2018. Born on December 27, 1936 he was a 1959 USNA graduate and member of the 19th Company. Roland Wommack was an American fencer who competed in the team Epee event in the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, Italy.

The ashes of former Navy LT Roland Raymond Wommack, Class of 1959 (DOB: 27 December 1936, DOB: 22 May 2018) will be inurned at the USNA Columbarium on Friday, 20 July 2018 at 1000.

Reference Roland's when it is available.

05/29/2018
Timothy Woodbury
USNA Memorial Affairs
Linda Travis OSBURN died April 12, 2018 following a lengthy illness. Linda was the wife of Captain David Lowell Osburn, Class of '59, 10th Company. Mrs. Osburn is survived by her son, daughter and grandchildren.

A Memorial Service at the United States Naval Academy Chapel on June 4,2018 at 10:30am. A Reception at the Naval Academy Club immediately following the service. Contact Charlie Dobbs, email cpdobbs@comcast.net or call at 443-994-2298 to confirm.

Reference Linda's obituary.
Linda's husband David died May 11, 2010, reference David's obituary.

01/05//2018
Gary Smith
'59th Reunion Co-Lead

Gerald (Jerry) H. WELSH: Gerald (Jerry) Welsh (February 25, 1935 - January 2, 2018) died at home. His wife Bonnie, four children, grandchildren, other family and many friends gathered at the Visitations on January 11, 2018. His Funeral Mass was on Friday, January 12, 2018 at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Gainesville, VA and was followed by family and friends who celebrated Jerry’s life at his home.

In lieu of flowers donations, in Jerry’s memory, may be made to “Serve our Willing Warriors”, www.willingwarriors.org or 5501 Merchant View Square #263, Haymarket VA 20169 

An inurnment ceremony will be held at the United States Naval Academy Columbarium on June 1, 2018 at 11:00am.

Reference Jerry's obituary.
04/19//2018
Timothy Woodbury
USNA Memorial Affairs
Rodney K. JOHNSTON: Rodney Kohler Johnston, 80, died March 30, 2018 at his home on Tybee Island, GA. He was born in Wisconsin and was a 1959 graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland, and received his law degree from George Washington University. He had a very distinguished career as a Prosecutor and in public service, also serving as a Senator in Wisconsin.
He is survived by his three children, Scott, Kristen, and Julie.
Service Committal at the Columbarium at the U.S. Naval Academy will be on Friday, 27 April 2018 at 1430 for former Navy LT Rodney Kohler Johnston, Class of 1959 (DOB: 02 September 1937, DOD: 30 March 2018 ).

Reference Rodney's obituary.

02/13//2018
Charlie Pease
Class Correspondent

John Gardiner Richards RODDEY: Richards RODDEY passed on February 11, 2018. He was at home at the time of his death with his wife of 56 years Gail at his side. Richards is survived by his wife Gail Smith Baker Roddey formerly of Conway, SC, four children and twelve grandchildren. His children are Gardiner (JGR Roddey, Jr), wife Patricia, Suci (Grace Fayssoux Roddey Jackson), husband Hardie, Joe (William Joseph Roddey V), wife Sarah, and Jean Roddey Bird and husband Brian.   

The funeral will be Friday, 18 Febuary at 11AM at the Johns Island Presbyterian Chruch, 2550 Bohicket Road, Johns Island, SC 29455 (843-559-9380). Interment will be Saturday in Liberty Hill Presbyterian Churchyard (located: 11 Meeting Land Liberty Hill, SC).

Reference Richards's obituary.

01/25//2018
Walt Szczypinski
18th Company

Ben Ford HOLT passed away January 23, 2018 after a long battle with cancer. A 1959 graduate from the United States Naval Academy, 18th Company, he proudly served his country until his retirement at the rank of Commander in June of 1979. On June 6, 1959, Ben married the love of his life, Gail Wallis Holt, in Atlanta, GA.  Together they celebrated over 57 wonderful years of marriage.

He is survived by his children: Christy Holt Chesser (Scott) of Lexington Park, MD, Ben F. Holt III (Anjanette) of Norman, OK, and Randal W. Holt (Jennifer) of Lexington Park, MD; and his grandchildren: Kevin Scott Chesser, Tyler Holt Chesser, Andrew Carl Chesser, Garrett Rhymes Holt, Carmela Diane Holt, Amelie Gail Holt, Ellie Lynne Holt and Harrison Wallis Holt.  His wife, Gail who passed away in December of 2016, preceded him in death.  In addition to his parents and wife he is also preceded in death by his sister, Tonye Holt Watson.

Family will receive friends for Ben's Life Celebration on January 29, 2018 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Brinsfield Funeral Home, 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650
Interment will be held at a later date at Arlington National Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice House of St. Mary's, P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650.  
Condolences to the family may be made at www.brinsfieldfuneral.com.

Reference Ben's obituary.
Ben's wife Gail died in December 20, 2016, reference Gail's obituary.

01/15//2018
Timothy Woodbury
Class Correspondent
Larry B. FRANKLIN passed away peacefully at home on Sunday January 14, 2018. He is survived by his wife Judy; his sister, Bonnie Gray (Larry); his nephews, David Gray, Peter Gray and Josh Gray; his children, Bruce Franklin, Rachel Franklin (Steven Kuhn), Melissa de Witt (Tyler) and Jonathan Franklin; step-children, Brandy Corbin (Scott), Ashlee Colville, Christian White (Matt), Hardy Bidwell (Brittany); grandchildren, Juels White, Samantha Coomer, Spencer Corbin, Haleigh Bidwell, Zane Corbin, Laihl White, and Royal White.
Visitation will be held at Pearson’s, 149 Breckinridge Lane, Louisville, KY, 40207, on Thursday, January 18 , from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Friday, January 19, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Funeral Services will be held Saturday, January 20, 10:00 a.m., in the Valley High School Auditorium, 10200 Dixie Hwy, Louisville, KY, 40272.
In lieu of flowers please send donations to Kids Center, P.O. Box 17630, Louisville, KY, 40217.
Pearson Funeral Home 149 Breckenridge Lane Louisville, KY, US, 40207

Reference Larry's obituary.
01/05//2018
Gary Smith
'59th Reunion Co-Lead

Gerald (Jerry) H. WELSH: Gerald (Jerry) Welsh (February 25, 1935 - January 2, 2018) died at home.
Funeral arrangeements are:

Visitation: Thursday, January 11, 2018 – 2-4 pm and 6-8 pm
Fairfax Memorial Park, 9902 Braddock Rd, Fairfax, VA 22032
Funeral Mass: Friday, January 12, 2018 – 10:30 am
Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 8213 Linton Hall Rd, Gainesville, VA 20155
Following the funeral, friends are invited celebrate Jerry’s life at his home,
15177 Fog Mountain Circle, Haymarket VA 20169, between 12:30 and 3:30 pm.

In lieu of flowers donations, in Jerry’s memory, may be made to “Serve our Willing Warriors”, www.willingwarriors.org or 5501 Merchant View Square #263, Haymarket VA 20169 

Reference Jerry's obituary.

01/11//2018
Charlie Pease
Class Correspondent
Linda M. Hill (Hamilton) , age 79, of Carlisle, PA, passed away on Tuesday, January 9, 2018. She was born December 4, 1939. Linda is survived by Griffen F. Hamilton (USNA '59, 12th Company), four stepsons and many other relatives. Linda was preceded in death by her parents and brother.

Funeral services will be held at 3:00 pm on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 1 N Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA at with Rev. Adam Kradel, Ph.D., officiating. Burial will be private and held at the convenience of the family at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery. A viewing will be held in the church parish hall from 2:00 pm until the time of the service on Tuesday.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. John’s Episcopal Church Garden Fund, 1 N. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013.

Reference Linda's obituary.

11/08/2017
Timothy Woodbury
Frank WIlliam LARSON:  Frank Larson, 79, of Navarre, Florida, passed away Friday, November 3, 2017. He was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota; graduated from the U. S. Naval Academy in 1959, and had several assignments with the Air Forceand retiring in 1981. Frank is survived by his wife, Jacqueline; his sons, Scott and Douglas; brothers, Fred and Tom; as well as, Barbara Wagner and Lawrence “Rusty” Nell.

Funeral Services for Frank W. Larson will be held at 11:30 a.m., Friday, November 10, 2017, at the Lewis Funeral Home Chapel in Navarre, Florida. Military honors to be held at Barrancas National Cemetery at 1:30 p.m.

Reference Frank's obituary.

09/19//2017
Timothy Woodbury
Allen Richard : There will be a Service of Committal with military honors at the USNA Columbarium on Monday, 23 October 2017 at 1100 for LCDR Allen Richard Ruth, USN (Ret), Class of 1959.

Reference Al's obituary.

10/05//2017
Timothy Woodbury

Willis Savage WHITTLESEY, III: Willis (Bill, Billy) (13th Company) died on October 2, 2017, after 19 years of cheerfully shrugging off his diagnosis of chronic lymphocytic leukemia. He is preceded in death by his daughter, Anne (Mark) Sheffield and survived by his wife Judy, daughters Sarah Garcia, Margaret (Bryant) Freer and Elizabeth, sisters Jane and Alice (Peter) Duston and brother Peter, and ten grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held Saturday October 7th at 11:00am at the Holladay 28th Ward LDS Chapel at 2625 Milo Way in Holladay, UT. A viewing will be held Friday evening from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at the same location as well as at the church on Saturday from 9:30am to 10:30am prior to the service.

Reference Bill's obituary.

09/27//2017
Charlie Dobbs
10th Company

Terrence (Terry) J. CAMILLERI: Terry Camilleri died on May 3, 2917; he is survived by his wife Betty, 5 childern and 11 grandchildren and two sisters. Terry, a 1959 graduate, was a member of the 10th Company. Burial is at the Arlington National Cemetery with military honors on Wednesday, 4 October 2017 at 1100.
Reference Terry's obituary.

09/05//2017
Timothy Woodbury
Frank M. ADAMSON, Jr: Frank M. Adamson, Jr. (age 80), surrounded by family, died at home from pneumonia complications due to Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP). He is survived by his wife, Lynda, children and grandchildren. A memorial service will be held on September 16 at 1 p.m. in the Unitarian Church, 4444 Arlington Blvd., Arlington, VA 22204. In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to REEP (apsva.us) and AFAC.org.
Reference Frank's obituary.
08/22//2017
Timothy Woodbury
Fred Henry FRECKMANN: Fred Freckmann, 80, passed away on Friday, July 21, 2017. Fred was born and raised in Chicago, attended the U. S. Naval Academy in 1959 and retired from the Navy in 1982 serving 25 years flying aircrafts. He is survived by his daughters, Christina and Michelle; sons, John and Christopher and sister, Bertha.

A Committal Service will be held on Thursday, August 31, 2017 at 1:30pm at Barrancas National Cemetery, Pensacola, Florida.

Reference Fred's' obituary.
05/02/2017
Timothy Woodbury
Robert L. MILNER: Robert Lee Milner died on November 9, 2016 as a result of an auto accident in Wilmigton, Delaware. Bob's funeral service was held November 12, 2016 in Silver Spring, MD. His interment service will be at Arlington National Cemetery on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at 8am. All Naval Academy classmates are invited to attend. Reference Robert's obituary.

Contact: Donna (Nunn) Krupa
04/12/2017
Jacques Naviaux II
Updated:07/10/2017
Jacques Naviaux II
Jacques C. NAVIAUX: Jacques Naviaux's burial service will be at Arlington National Cemetery, on August 21, 2017 with the ceremony commencing at 8:30am. Reference Jacques' obituary.

Astrid L. NAVIAUX: Astrid Naviaux's burial service will be at Arlington National Cemetery, on August 21, 2017 commencing at 9:00am. Mrs. Naviaux's obituary.

Contact: Donna (Nunn) Krupa
07/27//2017
Larry Permenter
9th Company Representative
Tomas Graham HENDERSON: Tomas Graham Henderson, Ninth Company, passed on Wednesday 19 July 2017, in Del Mar, California. Our prayers and thoughts are with Lois and family.

On Friday, August 11, at 9 a.m., Tom will be buried with full military honors at the Miramar National Cemetery.

At 1 p.m. (8/11/2017) the same day, we will give thanks for Tom's life at a memorial service at St. Peter's, with a reception in the Parish Hall to follow.
St Peter's Episcopal Church, Del Mar
334 14th Street, Del Mar, CA 92014

Reference Tomas' obituary.
07/22//2017
Charlie Pease
Class Correspondent
Robert (Bob) V. MORGAN: Robert V. Bob' Morgan (March 28, 1937 - July 2, 2017) Captain Robert Vernon Morgan, USN, passed away with his loving wife Lucy of 55 years at his bedside. Bob was in the Class of '59, 1st Company. He is survived by his wife, his sons, Lance (Angela), Rob (Julie) and Mike (Sheri), and seven grandchildren. A celebration of life will be held at the Coronado Library, 6th & Orange on Sat., July 29, 2017 from 1 to 4 PM.
Burial will be at Arlington National Cemetery on July 24, 2018.
Reference Bobs' obituary.

Contact: Donna (Nunn) Krupa
06/28/2017
Jacques Naviaux II

07/02/2017
Timothy Woodbury

Astrid L. NAVIAUX: Astrid Elaine Lundberg Naviaux died on June 24, 2017.  She was the wife of deceased classmate Jacques Naviaux.
A Memorial Service for Mrs. Naviaux will be held on July 6th at 11:00 AM at the Rolling Hills United Methodist Church, 26438 Crenshaw Blvd Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 followed by a Celebration of Life at the Los Angeles Yacht Club, 285 Whalers Walk San Pedro, CA 90731. Mrs. Naviaux's obituary.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the National Wounded Warrior Center in Mammoth Lakes, CA in memory of Col Jacques and Mrs. Astrid Naviaux. Both Jacques and Astrid were big supporters of this organization. Donate at Wounded Warriors Center.
06/22/2017
Timothy Woodbury
Louise Stewart Skinner GORDON passed away suddenly on June 7, 2017. Louise (Weezie), wife of Barry (Skip) Gordon classmate (6th Company), will be sorely missed by her husband of 57 years, her three children, Karen Gordon Thompson, Pamela Gordon Poindexter, and Michael Lamar Gordon, her sons in law, F. Spruill Thompson, and Charles C. Poindexter, her daughter in law, Jasna R. Gordon, and her five grandchildren. A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at St. Mark Catholic Church on Eastwood Road in Wilmington, NC which will be followed by a Reception at the Country Club of Landfall. Mrs. Gordon's obituary.
05/14/2017
Walt Szczypinski
18th Company
Nancy Withers HOYNES: "Our beloved mother Nancy Withers Hoynes left this earth on March 12, 2017. Although her passing has left a deep void in our hearts, our sorrow is lessened knowing that she has been reunited with our father, Edward John Hoynes, Sr., 18th Company, Class of 1959. We invite classmates, spouses and friends to join us at the U.S. Naval Academy Columbarium for her inurnment at 11:30 am on Monday, June 5, 2017. A luncheon will follow at the Naval Academy Club. To help get a count of expected attendees please email Claire Hill at choynes@suddenlink.net by May 29th. Thank you. Claire, Ed, Sheila, Neil". Mrs. Hoynes' obituary.
05/11/2017
Timothy Woodbury
James Manning HANFORD: James Manning died on May 9, 2017. Age 80. Loving husband of Nylah. Dearest father of Anthony (Alisa) and Michele. Dearest grandfather of Julie.
MEMORIAL SERVICE Tuesday May 16, 2017, 11:00 AM at Guardian Lutheran Church Gathering at church from 10:00 a.m.
MEMORIAL GATHERING Monday May 15, 2017, 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM at Howe-Peterson Funeral Home, Dearborn Chapel
01/21/2017
Charlie Pease
Class Correspondent
Patricia H. DROTLEFF: There will be a Service of Committal at the Columbarium on Thursday, 18 May 2017 at 1130 at the Naval Academy Columbarium for Patricia (Pat) Drotleff (DOD: 10 January 2017), wife of '59 Classmate, CDR William DROTLEFF, USNR (Ret). Pat is survived by her husband Bill, brother Charles, four children, Susan, Debbie, Eileen, Andrew and her nine grandchildren. Mrs. Drotleff's obituary.
05/05/2017
Gary Smith
21st Company
Antero (Ted) SANTOS: Ted Santos died on April 20, 2017; he is survived by his wife of 48 years, Regina. Afuneral mass will be held in his honor on Monday, May 8th at 11:00am at St. Ann Catholic Church, North 10th St., Arlington, VA. An interment will be at later date in Waterville, ME. In lieu of flower, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.
05/02/2017
Timothy Woodbury
Terrence (Terry) Joseph CAMILLERI: Terry Camilleri died on May 3, 2017; he is survived by his wife Betty; 5 children; 11 grandchildren and two sisters. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Tuesday, May 9th at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church in Lenoir City. An interment at Arlington National Cemetery will be held at date to be announced.
03/15/2017
Charlie Pease
Class Correspondent
Nancy Withers HOYNES: There will be a Service of Committal at the Naval Academy Columbarium date to be announced. Nancy, wife of deceased classmate Ed Hoynes (18th Company), passed away on Sunday, March 12, 2017 with her loving family present. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Gertrude Roman Catholic Church, 6543 Miami Ave., Cincinnatti, OH 45243 at 1:00 pm, Saturday, March 18, 2017. Inurnment will be at the USNA Columbarium on Monday, 5 May 2017 at 1130. Contributions in Nancy's memory can be made to the U.S. Naval Academy Foundation, Class of 1959 Fund.

Cards or letters of condolence may be sent to the family via Ed and Nancy's daughter, Claire Hill, 3604 Birdwell Drive, Tyler, TX 7570.
02/13/2017
Frank Pipkin
11th Company
John (Jack) SHIRREFFS: There will be a Service of Committal at the Naval Academy Columbarium on Friday, April 28, 2017 at 2:00pm.  Any classmate planning to attend the Inurnment service, should RSVP to Frank Pipkin ( 410.841.6041 or email fpipkin@verizon.net ).  Please inform Frank if you are planning to attend a reception at an off-site location following the service. Jack passed away on February 21, 2016 in West Palm Beach, Florida. A Catholic Mass was held with a U.S. Marine detail and flag ceremony at St. Juliana's, in West Palm Beach on March 12, 2016. Jack's obituary.
04/07/2017
Jacques Naviaux II
Jacques C. NAVIAUX: A Memorial Service will be held on April 11, 2017 at 1:00 PM at the Rolling Hills United Methodist Church, 26438 Crenshaw Blvd., Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 followed by a Celebration of Life at the Los Angeles Yacht Club, 2800 Via Cabrillo Marina, San Pedro, CA 90731. Jacques' final resting will be Arlington Cemetery, services on August 21, 2017. He is survived by his wife of 58 years , Astrid Elaine, and two sons, their wifes and four grandchildren.
01/22/2017
Timothy Woodbury
Charlie Pease
Class Correspondent
Frances Rolland FLIKEID: There will be a Service of Committal at the Naval Academy Columbarium on Friday, 31 March 2017 at 1300 for Mrs. Frances Rolland Flikeid (DOB: 21 November 1933, DOD: 16 December 2016). Frances Flikeid is the wife of CDR Jack Robert FLIKEID, USN (Ret), Class of 1959. Mrs. Flikeid's obituary.
Update the website Service notification as required Pete Stout (Data Administrator - c: 703-201-2466 ) and Elaine Stout (web architect -- eSSSdesign@gmail.com)
Reference the Process (pdf) for Notification and Posting of classmate or spouse death.
Memorial Affairs Coordinator & Cemetery Administrator Sharon L. Moffatt Memorial Affairs Coordinator & Cemetery Administrator 101 Cooper Road United States Naval Academy Annapolis, MD 21402 410-293-1101 fax 410-293-4809 moffatt@usna.edu
Death Notifications Timothy Elizabeth Woodbury, U.S. Naval Academy Alumni Association Memorial Affairs 410-541-6506 || 410-295-4064 obits@usna.com

Please email the Class Correspondent, Charlie Pease, if you have any questions or corrections.