Frederick Hayes Michaelis
Admiral, United States Navy
of Michael Stein:
Admiral Frederick Hayes Michaelis
Cadet, U. S. Naval Academy 1936-40
Served with USS Pennsylvania 1940-41
He served throughout World War II, in the Korean Conflict and in the Gulf of Tonkin during the Vietnam War.
He was a Naval Aviator and a recipient of the Navy Cross.
He died in Washington, D.C. on August 13, 1992
and was buried in Arlington National Cemetery (Section 1, Grave 797).
Rose Schiche Michaelis, 81, a Navy admiral's wife who accompanied her husband to duty stations around the United States when he was on active duty, died of heart ailments February 5, 1999 at the Manor Care facility in Arlington.
Mrs. Michaelis was born in Lake Geneva, Wis., and she attended Marquette University.
A resident of Alexandria, she settled in the Washington area in 1978.
Her husband, Admiral Frederick Hayes Michaelis, died in 1992.
Survivors include three children, Molly Fine
of Buffalo, Frederick Hays Michaelis Jr. of Falls Church and Polly Capansky
of Woodstock, Va.; and four grandchildren.
MICHAELIS, ROSE S.
On February 5, 1999, at Manor Care, ROSE S.
MICHAELIS, of Alexandria, VA, beloved wife of the late Admiral Frederick
H. Michaelis; mother of Molly M. Fine, F. H. Michaelis, Jr. and Polly M.
Capansky. Also survived by five grandchildren. A Mass of Christian
Burial will be offered at Ft. Myer Chapel on Friday, February 12, at 8:45
a.m. Interment Arlington National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials
may be made to St. John Bosco Parish, Main St., Woodstock, VA 22664.
Photo By: M. R. Patterson, October 2007
Photo By M. R. Patterson, December 2004