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 2022.  As of 5/31/2022 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 6/20/2022
Within 45 days after DOD dates are received, entries are removed from this bubble.
Grace Church & Arlington Memorial Cemetery - Edward (Ted) B. Baker (8th Co.) Date_2022_07_08
USNA Columbariam -- Robert Lee LARSON (3rd Co.) Date__2022_07_14
USNA Chapel & Cemetery -- Robert Carl ("Bud") McFarlane (14th Co.) Date_2022_08_02
USNA Columbarium - James (Jim) R. Lowe (14th Co.) Date_2022_09_20
USNA Columbarium - Robert R. Wright (21st Co.) Date_2022_10_17
***RSVP required. Check each classmate service information for specifics.
Classmates' spouse services shown in pink
Virtual Memorial Hall - great site detailing KIA & KIO back to 1846 !
Recent 1959 Classmate
USNA Cemetery & Columbarium: Find a Grave
Arlington National Cemetery Services on the Schedule
If Arlington service has already occurred:: Find a Grave
Veterans Cemeteries Nationwide
The new site will be database driven, making far less time consuming to maintain. Until the new comprehensive dynamic website is established, information maintained in the interim site will include the following:
Information on this site...for now
eMail Tom (Luke) Lukish
2022 Navy Football Schedule
Navy Football Year
|Current Overall '59 Data Base Count|
|Total: 1145 || Assumed Living: 669 || Known Deceased: 476 || Active Duty Deaths: 40|
|Total Graduate Entries: 796 || Grads Assumed Living: 425 || Grads Known Deceased: 371|
Please email the Data Administrator, Pete Stout, if you have any questions, concerns, data presentation ideas, concerns or, most important, classmate updates.