Milton John Gaines, engineer
Milton John Gaines, 82, an engineer, software and information technology specialist, died June 11 at a nursing home in Rockville, Md. The cause was cancer, said a son, Steven Gaines.
Mr. Gaines, a resident of Germantown, Md., was born in New York City. Early in his career, he was an aircraft designer with Boeing in Los Angeles and a NASA aerospace engineer. In the 1970s, he began a career in computer software and information technology, working for Washingtonarea companies. He spent about a decade with Electronic Data Systems in Washington before he retired in 2000.