Funeral services for retired Rear Adm. Bruce R. Boland, who died of prostate cancer Aug. 19, will be held Wednesday, Aug. 27, at 10 a.m. at Mission San Diego de Alcala's St. Francis Chapel (10818 San Diego Mission Road, San Diego, 92108).
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to either Veterans Village of San Diego or Armed Services YMCA of San Diego.
Boland, 81, served in the U.S. Navy for 34 years, flew during the Vietnam War, commanded two major Navy ships and was commander of what is now known as Navy Region Southwest.
He later served as president of United Way San Diego and was as a member of the San Diego County Regional Airport Authority board.
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Sept. 26, 2013 -- George Chamberlin and Dr. Lynn Reaser, chief economist for Point Loma Nazarene University at the Fermanian Business & Economic Institute, talk about the San Diego Military Advisory Council's recent report on the military's economic impact on the San Diego region.
Sept. 26, 2013 -- George Chamberlin speaks with Brig. Gen. John W. Bullard Jr., commanding general of Marine Corps Installations West, MCB Camp Pendleton, about the economic impact the military has on the San Diego region.
Sept. 26, 2013 -- George Chamberlin and Jerry Sanders, president and CEO of the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce, discuss the military's economic impact on the San Diego region as outlined in the San Diego Military Advisory Council's latest report.