Michael James Gregory
Lieutenant Colonel, United States Army
MICHAEL JAMES, LTC USA (Ret.)
Michael James Gregory, Lieutenant Colonel, United States Army (retired) died peacefully, on October 25, 2001, surrounded by his family at Tucson Heart Hospital.
He was the beloved husband of Jaime Gregory; loving father of Tanya, Michael and Mark; cherished son of Milton F. Gregory Sr. and the late Ruth Delia Beggs; dear brother of Judy Duff, Milton, Maurice and Marshall Gregory and Gina Eades. Also survived by his former wife, Rosemary Gregory, and many nieces and nephews.
Graveside service with military honors will be held at Arlington National Cemetery, November 27 (today) at 3 p.m. Please meet at the Administration Building by 2:30 p.m.
Mike entered the U.S. Army in 1967 and served
in Ethiopia and Vietnam. Upon return to his home in California, he attend
UC-Berkeley and received his Army commission in 1974. He served in Germany,
Korea, Turkey, El Salvador and at The Pentagon. He retired from active
duty in 1995 and moved to Sierra Vista, Arizona. Mike had a love for music,
singing, playing the guitar and entertaining friends. His gift to all of
us is the memory of his laughter, his love for family and friends and his
famous parties. He will be forever in our hearts.
Posted: 18 November 2001 Updated: 5 March 2003 Updated: 8 April 2005