The fantail has for many years been the place where crew members have gathered
to pay their last respects to a fallen shipmate. It is, therefore, fitting that we too
set aside the fantail as that special place where we remember our fallen shipmates.
Gaunt, ET3, 49-52, 2 March 2017, Reported by his Daughter Colleen Gaunt Wollenberg through shipmate Mike Pollack
Hooper, FN, 69-70, 9 November 2016, Reported by his Daughter Stacey Hooper through shipmate Mike Pollack
Smith, ENS, 53-55, 13 May 2017, Obituary found
** Robert C.
Bienz, TM2c, 44-, 4 May 1986, Obituary found
** Elton J.
Bevins, BTC, 44-46, 6 June 1989, Obituary found
Toth, SA, 50-, 21 December 2015, Obituary found
Torgerson, CDR, 46-47, 1 May 1994, Obituary found
Pivavarnik, BT3, 49-53, 7 January 2017, Obituary found
Sorenson, LTJG, 58-61, 9 May 2017, Reported by shipmate Gene Blum
Pearlman, BM3 62-64, 13 March 2017, Reported by his wife Cheryl through Shirley Brown
** Leon Albert "Duke"
Elliott, S1c, 44-, 12 April 1992, Reported by his Grandaughter Cathy Crossman Saiz through shipmate Mike Pollack
Strauss, SK3, 56-58, 27 February 2017, Reported by his wife Brenda through Shirley Brown
* Stanley J.
Shaney, CSSN, 50-51, 3 December 2016, Reported by his Son through shipmate Mike Pollack
Zukosky, MM2c, 44-, 11 December 2001, Obituary found
* Lowell Ernest
Simons, QM1c, 45-, 14 April 2011, Obituary found
Lebrun, QM1, 49-, 1 April 2015, Obituary found
*Included in 2017 Memorial Service
** Plankowner of USS Soley