Mar 21, 2022

TAPS: Commander (Ret) Gary Lee DeWalt

Commander (Ret) Gary Lee DeWalt, 87, of Findlay, passed away peacefully Tuesday, March 15, 2022 in Bowling Green, Ohio
Jan 31, 2022

TAPS: Commander Ed Ettner, USN (Ret) - a True Legend - Passes Away at Age 100

Commander Edward R. Ettner, of Lorton, Virginia, died peacefully at home, surrounded by 10 of his children on January 26, 2022.
Dec 29, 2021

TAPS: Navy Veteran and Naval Intelligence Officer in Fatal Crash - Mother of Three Widowed

Former Naval Intelligence Officer Daniel Speer tragically died a week before Christmas as he was on his way home from a Wreaths Across America event in San Antonio, Texas. He left behind a wife and three children. Find out how you can help the family.

Dec 08, 2021

TAPS: CAPT John Glover Crawford, Jr., USN (Retired), 75, of Dumfries, Virginia

John Glover Crawford, Jr., 75, of Dumfries, Virginia, passed away on November 21, 2021, at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland.
Aug 12, 2021

TAPS: Captain John Allison Passes Away at Age 71

John Allison, passed away on 10 August 2021 after a seven-year battle against multiple myeloma. He was 71 years old. 
Jul 21, 2021

TAPS: Commander Victor 'Tory' Failmezger, U.S. Navy (Retired), of Warren County, Virginia, passed away on 2 July 2021

Over the course of his 22 years in Naval Service, Commander Failmezger was awarded eight personal decorations including two Defense Meritorious Service Medals, two Meritorious Service Medals and other commendation and achievement medals.
Jul 09, 2021

TAPS: CDR “Charlie” Kane, U.S. Navy (Ret) passed away on 2 July 2021 at age 92

Charles "Charlie" Kent Kane, a retired Naval Commander and long-time resident of Alexandria, Virginia, died peacefully at his home on 2 July 2021.
Apr 19, 2021

TAPS: CAPT (Ret) Marc Luoma passed away on 6 March at age 63

Capt. William Marcus (Marc) Luoma, U.S. Navy, age 63, of Arnold, Maryland died of liver disease on Saturday, March 6, 2021. 

Marc was born in Jackson, MS on April 8, 1957 to William and Mada Luoma. He was one of 5 children and grew up on Mobile Bay in Alabama. As a young boy, he could be…

Apr 12, 2021

TAPS: CAPT “Jack” Campbell, U.S. Navy (Ret), passed away on 1 April at age 62.

Captain Weldon Jackson "Jack" Campbell, Jr., USN, retired, 62, of Falls Church, VA, passed from his earthly life on April 1, 2021 at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center while fighting his last battle with cancer.
Feb 01, 2021

TAPS: Captain Edward Smith Jr., USN (Retired) died on 5 June 2020 in Arlington, Virginia at the age of 73.

Captain Smith was a decorated Vietnam War veteran and intelligence officer who wrote extensively on the future of Naval tactics and doctrine.
Feb 01, 2021

TAPS: Retired Rear Admiral John W. Cronin Jr., U.S. Navy Reserve (Retired), died on 25 Jan 2021 at the age of 94.

Rear Admiral Cronin spent 40 years in active and reserve service, retiring in 1983 as commander of the Naval Reserve Intelligence Program.
Jan 18, 2021

TAPS: Captain Charles Ward Morris, U.S. Navy (Retired) passed away unexpectedly on 1 January, 2021 at the age of 83.

Captain Charles Ward Morris, U.S. Navy (Retired), died unexpectedly from acute respiratory failure and pneumonia on Friday, January 1, 2021 at the Virginia Hospital Center. Barbara, his wife of 56 years, was at his side.