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Richard LeRoy Bunce died of respiratory failure March 31, 2007 at his home in Loveland, Colorado after a brief illness. He was 66. He is survived by many relatives and his wife if 42 years, Karel.  Dick was a Commissioning Crew Officer and served on USS Guardfish for many months after commissioning and stayed in the Navy on active service for seven years and achieved the rank of Lt CDR.  He was well liked and respected by his wardroom and crew, and attended the reunions in San Francisco and San Diego. He will be remembered fondly by all who knew him.





Eldridge Van Felder died this morning, Monday March 12, 2007 after a long battle with respiratory ailments. His remains will be scattered at sea at his request. Chief Quartermaster Felder was a Commissioning crew member. He will be fondly remembered as a great quartermaster, a friend and crew member. He was from Gretna, Louisiana. Information was provided by his daughter.


They will be remembered. They were submariners.

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