In Memory

May Our Departed Brothers Rest In Peace. . .
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Departed California & Nevada Pilgrims

 

It is with much sadness that I advise you on the passing of Pilgrim Charles Chaidez who passed away on July 23, 2022. He was a member of Lodge #3000, Moose Legion #203 and received his pilgrim degree on 5/31/1997. During his Moose career he served in a variety of positions in his lodge, Moose Legion and the California Nevada Moose Association. He served as the Redding lodge administrator for many years. He had a total of 341 lifetime members signed into the Moose. He will be missed by all of those who knew and worked with him.

There are no planned Moose memorial services at this time. Please remember Pilgrim Charles, his wife, Ila and his family in your prayers and thoughts at this time.

 

It is with much sadness that I advise you on the passing of Pilgrim John “Jack” Carlson who passed away on July 17, 2022. He was a member of Rancho Cordova Lodge # 2357, Moose Legion # 190 and received his pilgrim degree on 6/04/2016. During his Moose career he served in a variety of positions in his lodge, Moose Legion and the California Nevada Moose Association. He will be missed by all of those who knew and worked with him.

There are no planned memorial services at this time. We will send out an updated notice when information is received from the family and the lodge. Please remember Pilgrim Jack and his family in your prayers and thoughts at this time.

 

It is with much sadness that I advise you on the passing of Pilgrim Raymond “Ray” Smith who passed away on June 14, 2022. He was a member of Mint Canyon Lodge # 2173, Moose Legion # 205 and received his pilgrim degree on 5/28/1988. During his Moose career he served in a variety of positions in his lodge, Moose Legion and the California Nevada Moose Association. He will be missed by all of those who knew and worked with him.

There are no planned memorial services at this time. We will send out an updated notice when information is received from the family and the lodge. Please remember Pilgrim Ray and his family in your prayers and thoughts at this time.

 

Pilgrim Clarence Simmons passed away on March 9, 2022. He was a member of Fairfield Lodge #861, Moose Legion #207 and received his pilgrim degree on 5/29/1999. During his Moose career he served in a variety of positions in his lodge, Moose Legion and the California Nevada Moose Association. He served for many years as the Administrator of Fairfield Lodge #861. He will be missed by all who knew and worked with him during his career. There will be a Funeral and Memorial Service at 1030AM on April 13, 2022 at the Bryan-Braker Funeral Home that  is located at 1850 West Texas Street in Fairfield. There will be time for viewing on April 12th from 200PM to 400PM. Burial will be at the National Military Cemetery, 5810 Midway Road in Dixon, CA. off of Highway 80 East of Vacaville. There will be a Celebration of Life with lunch at the Moose Lodge, 623 Taylor Road in Fairfield, CA. Note that those guests not going to the cemetery are welcome to meet at the lodge after the memorial service. Please remember Pilgrim Clarence, his wife Lola and the family in your thoughts and prayers at this time

 

Pilgrim Donald “Don” Arnett passed away on February 27, 2022. He was a member of Downey Lodge #663, Moose Legion #006 and received his pilgrim degree on 6/4/2016. During his Moose career he served in a variety of positions in his lodge, Moose Legion and the California Nevada Moose Association.  He will be missed by all who knew and worked with him. There are no planned memorial services at this time. Please remember Pilgrim Don, his wife Margaret and the family in your thoughts and prayers.

 

Pilgrim James “Rocky” Rockafellow passed away on February 11, 2022. He was a member of Rosamond Lodge #415, Moose Legion #205 and received his pilgrim degree on 5/26/2001. During his Moose career he served in a variety of positions in his lodge, Moose Legion and the California Nevada Moose Association.  He will be missed by all who knew and worked with him. There are no planned memorial services at this time. We will send out an updated notice should the lodge get permission to hold a memorial service. Please remember Pilgrim Jim, his wife Teddy and the family in your thoughts and prayers.

 

Pilgrim Walter “Walt” Hurlburt passed away on January 28, 2022. He was a member of Red Bluff Lodge # 2002, Moose Legion #172 and received his pilgrim degree on 6/02/2012. During his Moose career he served in a variety of positions in his lodge, Moose Legion and the California Nevada Moose Association.  He will be missed by all who knew and worked with him.There are no planned memorial services at this time. We will send out an updated notice should the lodge get permission to hold a memorial service. Please remember Pilgrim Walt and the family in your thoughts and prayers at this time.

 

Pilgrim Thomas “Tom” G. Webb passed away on January 19, 2022. He got COVID on January 11th. He was a member of Pismo Beach Lodge #1409, Moose Legion #214 and received his pilgrim degree on 5/26/2001. During his Moose career he served in a variety of positions in his lodge, Moose Legion and the California Nevada Moose Association. He served all positions on the Executive Board up to and including Association President in 2006-2007. He will be missed by all who knew and worked with him as he was a special person.  As per prior directions from Pilgrim Tom – there will be no special services, no memorial services and his ashes will be spread in a certain place. Please remember Pilgrim Tom, his wife Jewell and the family in your thoughts and prayers at this time.

This committee rep is the primary contact for you to report any pilgrim illness and more importantly, the passing of a pilgrim. We will then coordinate with the family and local lodge reps to handle any requested memorial services or other needs. Thanks in advance for your valued support in the future.
Contact info: Robert Sypnieski
(530) 718-0857
E-mail: rski22@att.net

Departed California & Nevada Fellows

 

Fellow Earl Foster passed away on February 23, 2022. He was the Past Governor and Administrator of Sonoma Valley Lodge #2048. He was a member of the Fellowship Degree of Honor and Past president of The pacific North Coast #208 Legion. He was also active in District #2 and a Member of Clearlake Oaks #2284. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday May 14 starting at 1:00 pm to be  held at Sonoma Valley Lodge #2048 20580 Broadway, Sonoma 95476 707-996-3877

 

Fellow Robert (Bob) Hovey passed away on Feb 18, 2022. He was a past Yuba City Lodge Governor and Administrato and member of the Mighty 190 Moose Legion. His memorial will be on Mar 3rd at 11 am in the Yuba City Lodge.

 

Fellow Brian Karl passed away on December 2nd. He was a past Lodge Governor/ President and Past Roseville Lodge Administrator. Brian was a member of the Fellowship Degree of Honor and member of the Mighty 190 Moose Legion, he was active member of the Sacramento Valley District 4 Board serving as Vice President until medical problems forced him to resign from the board. Please keep his wife Pearlina and their family in your prayers.


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