Entry Date: 63

Exit Date: 66


Squad: 21

Status: D: ?

“2/8/1932 – 6/2/2004

Noel Melville, born February 8, 1932 in Detroit, MI to Donald and Eva
Melville, passed away June 2, 2004. He was raised in Gross Pointe, MI.

He graduated from Duke University in 1954 and entered the US Navy Flight
Training Program and became a Naval Aviator. Noel was in VP-21 from 1963
to 1966. His last tour of duty was as Commanding Officer Naval Station, Adak,
Alaska retiring 1979 with 26 years of service. He then joined The United Services
Insurance Agency and starteda new career which took him from Alaska to
California to Washington, wherehe retired again in 1995. He returned to California
in 1998 and settled in Auburn.

He was a member of Fairfield-Suisun Rotary Club and Auburn Rotary Club. Noel
was also a Paul Harris Fellow. He was active in the Fairfield-Suisun Chamber
of Commerce from 1985-1992. He served on the Vestry of St. Luke’s Episcopal
Church, Auburn, CA.

He is survived by his wife, Edna Melville and three sons, Mark of
Pleasanton, Keith of San Diego and Chris of Santa Cruz and eight
grandchildren. Visitation will be at the Bryan-Braker Funeral Home, 1850 W.
Texas St., Fairfield, CA on Monday, June 7 from 5 to 9 PM. Funeral service
will be held Tuesday, June 8 at 10 AM at the Rockville Cemetery Chapel, 4219
Suisun Valley Road, Suisun, CA. Burial will be in Rockville Cemetery with
full military honors.”