Services for retired Air Force Lt. Col. James Starr III, who worked for 12 years at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, will be held at 9:45 a.m. today at the St. Andrews Chapel at the Naval Academy.
Colonel Starr, who was 75, died Jan. 14 at the Memorial Hospital in Easton of meningitis.
A memorial service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday at Christ Episcopal Church in St. Michaels, where Colonel Starr moved from Annapolis nine years ago.
He retired from the Air Force in 1954 as a range safety officer at Cape Canaveral, Fla. He become an Air Force officer in 1949 after serving during World War II as a naval officer who participated in the landings at Normandy, Iwo Jima and Okinawa and aboard a destroyer, the USS Bush, which was sunk in a kamikaze attack in the Pacific.