Atkinson, NH — Captain James C. Alosi USNR (Ret.), 74, of Atkinson, passed away on November 6, 2013. He was a member of St. Anne’s Parish, Hampstead, N.H., and a member of the St. Vincent de Paul Society.
Jim was born on April 5, 1939, in Fall River, Mass., and was the son of the late James W. and Anita (Garipey) Alosi. He was raised in Fall River-Tiverton, R.I. areas, and graduated from B.M.C. Durfee High School, Fall River. He also graduated from the University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, with a Bachelor of Science degree and did graduate work in engineering management at Northeastern University. He also was the graduate of numerous professional management, engineering, marketing, sales, electronics, computer, etc., educational courses.
His civilian career spanned over 35 years in the high tech industry, encompassing roles in engineering, marketing, sales, management, and consulting in computer systems/networks, working for companies such as Honeywell, University Computing Co., Boeing, and Digital Equipment Corporation, serving customers in the financial, electronics, engineering, etc., plus many other industry segments. He also had roles involving major/national accounts management of companies such as ADP, Arthur D. Little, CITIBANK, Army Corps of Engineers, etc. After retirement, he consulted part-time with semiconductor and high tech companies such as Analog Devices, C.P. Clare and Draper Labs.
He served over 37 years of active and reserve duty in the U.S. Navy, retiring as a Captain. He graduated from Navy OCS, Newport, R.I., and on active duty, served aboard the aircraft carrier USS Constellation (CVA-64) as Second Assistant Navigator, JOOD at the ship’s commissioning and a Carrier Air Traffic Control Officer. He then reported aboard the amphibious ship USS Telfair (APA 210) as the Navigator. He completed active duty as a Program Officer-US/UK Liaison Officer with the Navy’s Special Projects Office Technical Representative (SPOTR—SP 24) at Sperry Gyroscope Corporation and British Royal Navy, involving the Polaris submarine Fleet Ballistic Missile Navigation Subsystem program.