87, passed away on June 7, 2017. Capt. Gudbranson retired after 24 years of active service while serving at the Navy Finance Center, Cleveland, Ohio. He received his bachelor’s degree from Western Washington College. Duty assignments included: Naval Ordnance Plant, Pocatello, Idaho; Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, Bremerton, Washington; USS Shangri-La (CV 38); Naval Air Station, Patuxent River, Maryland; Naval Supply Depot, Yokosuka, Japan; Naval War College, Newport, Rhode Island; Naval Supply Center, Bayonne, New Jersey; Supply Officer, USS Hancock (CV 19); Naval Air Station, Cecil Field, Florida; and Boston Naval Shipyard, Massachusetts.