Lt. James Kervella, SC, USN

Lt. James Kervella, SC, USN passed away recently. Lt. Kervella was assigned to the Naval Station Everett galley where he served as the Food Service Officer, supervising more than 80 military and civilian personnel performing food service and unaccompanied housing operations for more than 20 tenant commands and visiting units. Prior to this assignment, he served as the Material Control Officer for VQ-3 at Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma. His first assignment as a Supply Corps officer was aboard USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) where he initially served as the Wardroom Officer and later as the Aviation DLR Officer, leading 46 Sailors in the receipt, storage and issue of 5,100 line items worth more than $260 Million. He was commissioned as a Supply Corps Limited Duty Officer (LDO) in 2007. Combined with his prior enlisted assignments, Lt. Kervella served our Navy for nearly 20 years. Lt. Kervella is survived by his wife and two children.