We are always saddened to learn of the deaths of our long-time members as well as spouses, friends, and colleagues with whom some of us have worked throughout our careers. Our heartfelt condolences go out to their loved ones and friends. Please keep them in your thoughts and prayers.


We have compiled a necrology of  deceased members of our Chapter and its predecessor organizations.  The list can be found HERE.

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Charlie Leslie died on July 29, 2017. Charlie served as Treasurer of DMCA, NGIAA and NGAA-East from 1987 until he retired in 2013. In 2014 Charlie was presented a Certificate of Appreciation with this citation:

Certificate of Appreciation is presented to Charlie Leslie for his long and dedicated service as Treasurer of DMCA, NGIAA and NGAA-East since 1987, for over a quarter of a century-plus. For his dedication and loyalty Charlie is appointed Financial Advisor Emeritus to the NGAA-East Executive Board and will serve at the call of the President and/or Treasurer for financial advice.

Charlie retired from Headquarters, Defense Mapping Agency in 1986, as its Budget Officer/Deputy Comptroller. In 1987, he accepted a request to take over the position of Treasurer of the then Defense Mapping and Charting Alumni Association (DMCA) when the current Treasurer of the Association became ill. Subsequently, Charlie was elected in his own right and had been re-elected to the post in every following election, until 2013 when he decided to retire.

Charlie was a friend to all. And, he loved serving the Association.
Recent deaths of  our members, friends and family are listed in the Newsletters reached linking to them from the "Notices and Newsletters" page.