President Frank Ochocki congratulated 50-year member Edward Victor Jr. at the meeting. We have two 75-year members, Barbara Graham and Kenneth Kubat who were unable to attend.
On June 13, we held a meeting at Ralph and Kathy Ochocki’s farm and enjoyed a potluck meal. We have some very good cooks in our lodge!
Walter and Josie, Adrian and Wanda Hemish, Mary Sik, and Deloris Schwartz took May Baskets to REM Homes. The candy and visits were enjoyed by all.
Members had their annual Christmas party/meeting at Cedric’s in Hendricks. Good food and conversation was enjoyed by all who attended. It was voted to give a donations to The Connection and Neva’s Fund.
We joined St. Peters Catholic Church to volunteer for the Canby Community Bloodmobile on November 16 and 17 resulting in 88 units of blood collected to save lives.
Kathy and Ralph Ochocki, Deloris Schwartz, and Peggy Sik brought bears to the hospital for patients in need of a cuddly bear hug.
Members worked the booth at Canby Hat Daze to register kids to win a bike.
We held our annual picnic at Ralph Ochocki’s farm. Special guest were our 50 and 75-year members. President Frank Ochocki presented past President Ralph Ochocki with a past President’s Pin. He retired after 39 years of service.
President Ralph Ochocki retired and the gavel was turned over to Frank Ochocki.
Donations were given to Canby Bloodmobile, Canby Hospice, and the Canby Connection.
Call 877-935-2467 to speak with a Western Fraternal Life Representative.