JAMES FELLER PESTANER
Of Potomac, MD died on August 5, 2012. Born in 1923 in NY, Jim served as a navigator in the 8th US Army Air Corps during World War II
and was awarded the distinguished flying cross achieving the rank of Major. He received his BS in Chemistry and MS in Computer Science. A dedicated civil servant with the Navy, Jim had 16 professional publications, 1 patent and 5 copyrights prior to his retirement in 1979. Jim's passion was duplicate Bridge winning the Nationals Men's Pair in 1959. Jim was a Life Master in the American Contract Bridge League. Jim is survived by his loving wife of 54 years Lucy, four children, five grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Memorial Services are planned at Arlington National Cemetery.