Retired Capt. Thomas J. O’Conner, SC, USN, 92, passed away on September 3, 2018. O’Conner retired from the Navy after serving 27 years. He graduated with distinction from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1947. He received his master’s degree from Harvard and his doctorate from Stanford University. His duty assignments include: USS Perkins (DDR 877); Staff, U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland; Naval Station, San Juan, Puerto Rico; General Stores Supply Office, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; USS Providence (CLG 6); Long Beach Naval Shipyard, Long Beach, California; Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, Washington, D.C.; and Executive Officer, Electronics Supply Office, Great Lakes, Illinois.