The Toledo Elks Lodge honored its most tenured members by holding a dinner in their honor. Members were recognized each having between 10 and 60 years’ membership in the Toledo Lodge. Those 36 members are 60 years – Ray Wolf; 55 years – Fred Creasy, Wesley Wampler; 50 years – David Robertson, Ralph Robertson; 45 years – Lynn Abraham, Stan Cook, Forrest Wilson; 40 years – Dennis Abbas, Michael Calahan, Jesse Ernst, Ken Fitzpatrick, Gary Grove, Doyle Jennings, Arthur Jones, Eugene Leonard, Fred Rorie, Terry Ryckman; 35 years – Rod McKenzie; 30 years – William Parr; 25 years – Ron Elliott, Scott Evans, Richard Krog, Steve Luckini, John Oak, Bruce Tompkins Dave White; 20 years – Robert Ellsworth, Richard Paul, Robert Rondeau; 15 years – Kim Duty, John Wagner, Ryan Wiles; 10 years – Dale Blanshan, Gerry Fowler, and Robert Urie. These folks represent more than 1,185 total years in the Lodge.
The gentlemen in this photo represent more than 380 combined membership years. They are from left to right: Ralph Robertson, Fred Wolf, Gary Grove, Stan Cook, Terry Ryckman, John Oak, Ron Elliott, Dennis Abbas and Fred Creasy