Chief James V.
Meassick, USN (ret), died on 21 July 2005 in Cincinnati, Ohio. He was born in
Brentwood, Pennsylvania and is survived by his son James E. Meassick. Chief
Meassick served on the USS Tiru SS-416, reporting aboard on 10 March 1955
as a Engineman First Class from Mare Island Naval Base until his transfer to
Submarine Squadron Seven on 8 December 1958. He later retired a second time from
Procter & Gamble. A burial at sea of his ashes off Hawaii is planned for later
this year (2007).