“The Secretary of the Navy will
leave office next month”
quit, resign, step down
assume an office, duty, or title
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give up, renounce, resign, vacate
leave (a job, post, or position) voluntarily
go into retirement; stop performing one's work or withdraw from one's position
give up one's career just as one becomes very successful
lose office or power
retire or become ineligible because of old age or infirmity
give up, such as power, as of monarchs and emperors, or duties and obligations
bow out, withdraw
depart, leave, pull up stakes
remove oneself from an association with or participation in