REX V. NAYLOR


 

REX V. NAYLOR  

Of Gaithersburg, died peacefully Saturday, May 12, 2012, of Alzheimer's disease. He was 91. He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Phyllis R. Naylor; sons, Jeff Naylor, of Minneapolis, MN.; Michael Naylor, of Raritan, N.J., and four grandchildren: Sophia, Tressa, Garrett and Beckett. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Nan Lee Naylor, of Columbus, Ohio. Dr. Naylor was a veteran of WWII, and was a former Supervisor of Speech Pathology at Walter Reed Hospital in D.C., as well as a former Chief of Speech Pathology at the Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, MD. An avid chess player, he also volunteered his time to population control and peace organizations. A service in celebration of his life will be held on Saturday, June 23, 2012, at the Asbury Guild Memorial Chapel, 211 Russell Avenue, Gaithersburg, Maryland at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Population Connection, 2120 L Street, NW., Suite 500, Wash. DC, 20037 or to Cedar Lane Unitarian/Universalist Church, 9601 Cedar Lane, Bethesda, MD 20814.



Published in The Washington Post on May 17, 2012