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Retired Chief Petty Officer, Gerald “Jerry” Edward Groh of Visalia passed away surrounded by his loving family Wednesday, December 31, 2008 at his residence at the age of 70. Mr. Groh was born January 29, 1938, in St. Nazianz, Wisconsin
CDR Kent Randolph Clark, USN (Retired) passed away on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014 in Montgomery, OH. He was born in Barbourville, KY on April 7, 1937 the son of the late Buford T. and Eleanor (Owens) Clark. Beloved husband of
LCDR Francis A. Conery, III, died peacefully in his sleep on 20 April 2016 at his home in Manchester, NH. The son of Frank A. Conery and Ethel McGee Conery, Frank entered the U.S. Naval Academy from his hometown of
Robert Tasler, 77, of Marshalltown IA, left on his final flight early in the morning of Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at the Iowa Veterans Home. He was born on July 31, 1938 in Marshalltown; he was the oldest child born
Capt. Raymond E. Chamberlain, Jr., of Viera, Florida, passed away peacefully at the William Childs Hospice House in Palm Bay, FL, on May 6, 2015. He was born in Detroit, MI on July 9, 1924 and was preceded in death
CDR Burtis “Burt” P. Fike, USN (Ret), died in Fort Myers FL of heart failure on January 10, 2016. He was born to Frank and Binnie (Austin) Fike in Hughes Springs, TX, on September 16, 1941, raised in Denison TX,
Richard Laurence Moffitt was born at Sacred Heart Hospital in Eugene OR on November 6, 1930 to parents Laurence and Mildred Moffitt. He attended elementary school in Springfield and Eugene and graduated from Grants Pass High School. Dick graduated from
VAW-207 VAW-207 was based in NAS Norfolk and flew the E-1B aircraft. It was commissioned July 1970 and decommissioned in June 1974. VAW-207 was part of CVWR-20 (CAG-20) with tail letters “AF”. When VAW-207 was decommissioned, VAW-78 took its place.
LCDR James Patrick Morrow, Jr., (Jim), age 77, of Gulf Breeze, Florida, died peacefully on July 6, 2016. Jim was born in Madison, Florida on August 22, 1938, to James P. and Ina Gornto Morrow. After graduating high school, he
CDR Bryan C. Rudy, USN (Ret) passed away Monday, July 21, 2014, in Lubbock TX. He was born Dec. 10, 1928, in Echo, MN, to Theoren and Verneda Rudy. They moved to St Paul, MN, where he graduated from high
Captain Robert A. (Red) Perrault passed away in New Orleans, LA on July 13, 1992. A pilot, Captain Perrault served on USS Saratoga in 1961 with VAW-12. As a LCDR, Red was in command of VAW-207 in 1974 when it was
Commander Robert A. Allwine, USN (retired) of Renton, WA died on May 26, 2016 in Wyckoff, NJ at the age of 84. The cause was laryngeal cancer. He was born August 16, 1931 in Phoenix, AZ to Pearl (Anderson) and
Dennis Witham, 73, of Hamilton, OH, passed away Saturday, May 14, 2016. He served in Vietnam with the U S Navy and was retired from the Butler County Sheriff Department. Dennis is survived by two children, William (Kelly) Witham and
Lester Dale Ross’s life ended on October 28, 2012, while in hospice care at the VA Medical Center. He was born on July 13, 1933 at Sioux Valley Hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D. to Lester C. and Wilma (Frantz) Ross.
On Saturday, October 17, 2015 at Alexandria, VA. Beloved husband of Julie A. Carter; father of Jason A. and Christopher E. Carter; son of Earl and the late Billie Jo Carter; brother of Jerry and Burt Carter.
Here is the complete schedule for the VAW-VRC 2016 Reunion at the Doubletree Hotel, Mission Valley, San Diego CA Thursday, September 22 1300-1900 Reunion Registration Open 1900-2200 Welcome Reception Mixer Friday, September 23 0700-0745 Reunion Registration Open (Depends on Tour
To all, here is the weblink to register for the VAW-VRC 2016 Reunion in San Diego. Location for the Reunion is the Doubletree Mission Valley, 7450 Hazard Center Drive, San Diego, California, 92108 Registration for the hotel, Reunion events, tours
To all, here is info on the Reunion Golf Outing at Riverwalk Golf Course, Fashion Valley San Diego Join us for the VAW VRC Foundation 2016 Reunion Golf Tournament on 23 September at the Riverwalk Golf Course. We will be
To all, the VAW-VRC Foundation is partnering with Armed Forces Reunion, Inc, to offer the following tours. Registration for all tours is available at the VAW-VRC 2016 Reunion Registration website: www.afr-reg.com/VAWVRC2016 USS Midway Museum/NAS North Island CVN Tour and Flight
Michael Anthony Carr, of Washington, DC, passed peacefully at home in the company of his family on Tuesday, February 2, 2016, after a year-long battle with pancreatic cancer. He was born in the District of Columbia on July 23, 1963,
Retired Commander Karl “Bud” Kuehner died peacefully on Jan. 17, 2012 at the new Veteran’s Living Center American Lake in Tacoma, Wash., after a fifteen year battle with Alzheimer’s and Lewy Body dementia. Bud was born June 27, 1929 in
CDR Jaime Garcia, USN (Ret). Jaime Garcia passed away on July 1, 2012 in Del Mar, CA. Jaime was a decorated Naval Aviator. After he retired, he served as Director of the Diocesan Charismatic Renewal Center in La Jolla. Jaime
CAPT Timothy “TJ” Block passed from this life on November 26, 2015. Tim was born to Raymond and Rosemary Block on October 15, 2015 in Minden City, MI. Tim or “TJ” as he was known in the Navy served his
Mathtech’s newest division – the Integrated Communications Systems Group – is the developer of the AN/AYQ-27, a digital communications management system. Currently flying on the Navy’s Advanced Hawkeye E-2D aircraft, AN/AYQ-27 offers a flexible baseline architecture that can be used
Steven Philip Ambrose, of Holland, PA died on Thursday, November 5, 2015, at St. Mary Medical Center. He was 63. He was the husband of 33 years to Barbara Doherty Ambrose. Born in New Britain, Connecticut, he was the son
Captain Tom Amantea, former CO of VAW-114 and first legal advisor to the VAW-VRC Foundation, has suffered some very serious medical issues beginning with an aortic aneurysm, the treatment of which has affected some other organs/functions. He has survived significant
Captain Thomas R. Overdorf USN, ret. died peacefully in his home in Stuart, FL on June 4th, 2015 at the age of 85. Born in Johnstown, PA in 1929 to Theodore R. Overdorf and Lillian (Rodgers), Overdorf was an aviator,
John DiGiovacchino, age 41, died Thursday, July 23, 2015 in Otselic, NY in a tragic motorcycle accident. John is survived by his wife, Christine (Karst), his parents, his two brothers, Mark (Grace Bafna) and Joseph (Giselle), his niece Avery, as
Retired Captain James E. Connerton, Jr, USN, of Stonington, CT, died on November 6, 2006 at his home. Formerly of McLean and Arlington, VA, he was born in 1937 to James and Christina (Mulligan) Connerton in Newport, R.I. He was
Andrew A. Coletti, 59, passed away on Thursday, January 15, 2015. Born in Massachusetts, he served in the U.S. Navy for 31 years. After retiring he continued to work for the Navy as a civilian employee. He loved being with
Christopher E. Kalafut, age 49, of Oceanside, CA entered into eternal rest on Friday October 24, 2014. Chris, a Commander in the US Navy Reserves, was proudly serving his nation overseas, where he was deployed to Al Udeid Air Base
Commander John E. Kohler, USN (Ret.) lost his battle with cancer on Sept. 15 at his home in Hot Springs Village, Arkansas, with his loving wife Cheryl by his side. Born in Oakland, California, in 1943 to John and Virginia
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Albert Sidney Polk, III; Commander, USN, Retired May 10, 1944 – July 2, 2014 On Tuesday, July 2, 2014, “Bert” died peacefully in his sleep at Anne Arundel Medical Center due to complications from aggressive cancer. Born May 10, 1944
“MR COTTONPICKER” God Speed – Good friend, fine person, and Wingman Extraordinaire HIGH FLIGHT “Oh! I have slipped the surly bonds of Earth And danced the skies on laughter-silvered wings; Sunward I’ve climbed, and joined the tumbling mirth of sun-split