SAN DIEGO, Calif. -- Lt. Cmdr. Thomas L. Rhamy, 73, died from a heart attack on May 9, 2013.
Tom was born Dec. 3, 1939, to Rolla Guy and Grace (Yeager) Rhamy in Defiance, Ohio. He graduated from Defiance High School and Purdue University. He enlisted in the U.S. Navy in 1958, and served his country for over 20 years. Surviving are his wife, Angela; children, Joan, Thomas, Jennifer, Patrick and Daniel; 15 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a sister, Janice Doeden, Defiance, Ohio; and many nieces and nephews. Tom was preceded in death by his parents; first wife, Sharon; brothers, John and Larry.
Tom will be honored with a military burial in San Diego, Calif., on May 20.