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Stealey, Thomas (Tom)  DD-350

It is my sad duty to inform you of the passing of Thomas (Tom) A. Stealey, Jr. of Magalia, CA 95954. Tom was on the USS Hull DD 350, when it was lost in “Halsey’s Typhoon” in 1944. He was rescued by the crew of the USS Cogswell DD 651 after about three days in the water. Tom passed away from cancer at the age of 89˝ years. He is buried in the Veterans area of the Glen Oaks Memorial cemetery in Chico, CA. Tom was a Master Mason, Shriner and a member of Paradise, CA Elks Lodge #2026 and the Paradise, CA Moose lodge to name just a few. Tom leaves his wife of 66 years, Ida May Stealey of Magalia, CA. He was a good friend of many years and will be greatly missed.

Thank You,

Tom Weimer

PO Box 413

Magalia, CA 95954