Capt. David C. Gill ’59

Capt. David C. Gill ’59 died June 9, 2012, in Lancaster, Pa. He was born in Concord, N.H., on May 26, 1937, and prepared for college at Proctor Academy. He was president of Chi Psi fraternity. He entered the Navy in 1960 and was commissioned an ensign in the Naval Reserve at Newport, R.I. He earned a master’s degree in computer systems management from the United States Naval Post Graduate School. He retired from the Navy in 1991 after 31 years as a cryptologic specialist, with posts in Grand Turk Island, Italy, Japan, and Hawaii. He was awarded the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, the Meritorious Service Medal, the Navy Commendation Medal, the Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, and the Defense Superior Service Medal. He worked as a senior staff member for TechSoft, Technical Software Services, Inc., in Pensacola, Fla., retiring in 2005. He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Judith Strong Gill; a daughter, Monica Nutting Gill Smith; a son, Benjamin M. Chaloner-Gill; a granddaughter; and a sister, Cynthia Gill Panshin.