CAPT JOHN STEPHENSON DALY, USN (RET.) SIGNAL CHARLIE
During his 32 plus years in the Navy, he attended the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, Ca, where he received a Bachelor’s Degree and George Washington University where he received a Master of Science in International Affairs. He also graduated from the Naval War College in Newport, RI, the Defense Department Intelligence School, and the National War College, both in Washington, DC. He completed his Naval career as the Commander and Professor of Naval Science, Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps (NROTC) at the University of New Mexico (UNM), Albuquerque, NM. He is the honored recipient of the UNM Regents’ Meritorious Service Medal in recognition of extraordinary and distinguished service to the University for outstanding teaching, service to students, performance in faculty and University governance, and overall contributions which have enhanced the institution.
Upon military service retirement, he was a Senior Engineer and aerospace consultant for the Los Alamos Technical Associates. John was a longtime resident of Coronado and was an active member of the Coronado Rotary Club, where he served three years on the Club’s Board of Directors and one year as the President.
He is survived by his children, J. Michael, Timothy, Mary Cathleen, and Kevin, and seven grandchildren. A family memorial service will be held at Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery on July 8, 2016.