COROLLA, NORTH CAROLINA
RICHARD L. SLATE
Richard L. Slate, 76, of Corolla, North Carolina died on February 16, 2004 after a lengthy illness.
Mr. Slate was born in Claremont, New Hampshire on July 9, 1927. He was the son of Fred and Lillian Carlton Slate. At an early age, he moved with his family to Brattleboro, Vermont, where he attended the local schools.
Mr. Slate was a veteran of World War II, Korean War and Vietnam. He retired from the United States Navy after 20 years of service. He worked and retired also from Berkley Machine and Foundry in Norfolk, Virginia.
He was a communicant of St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church and a member of the Men