Richard (Dick) B. (Mac) McFarland

Farewell to a dedicated civil servant…

Richard (Dick) B. (Mac) McFarland passed away at the age of 83. He had served in the Air Force for 10 years and then worked for the Department of the Navy for 27 years. He was the first senior executive service member appointed as the executive director of Ships Parts Control Center, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania. He was a mentor to many Supply Corps officers (both junior and senior) and Civil Service personnel. He was responsible for innumerable contributions to the Navy and Supply Corps, which resulted in significant improvements in Navy logistics.

November/December 2016