ALBUQUERQUE CHAPTER, MOAA, ANNUAL MEMORIAL SERVICE
Albuquerque Chapter, MOAA’s Annual Memorial Service will be held Saturday, May 4, 2019 at the New Mexico Veterans’ Memorial (Amphitheater), 1100 Louisiana Blvd. SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108 (corner or Louisiana and Gibson, SE). The Memorial Service and remembrance of our recently deceased comrades and members will be from 1000 to 1100 hours.
We have invited the 377 ABW Chaplain as our guest speaker for the remembrance. We invite all MOAA members and friends to join us in a final farewell to our members who served in all wars, conflicts, and peacekeeping operations, provided public medical care, and recognize the contributions of all families who have served our nation, and in this ceremony symbolize that their duty as a Soldier/Airmen/Sailor/Marine/Physician/Spouse is now over.
Here is a list of those MOAA members/spouses who have passed away this past year (please let us know if there is a deceased member we did not know about):
Lt Col Richard S “Sam” Baty, USAF (Ret) – February 25, 2017 (husband of Linda Baty)
CPT Jack W Berry, Jr, USA – May 16, 2018 (husband of Susan Berry)
Robert W Crain, USA – December 23, 2018 (husband of Liz Crain)
Donald G Eitzen – February 19, 2018 (partner of Carolyn Saxe)
CDR William G Horton, USN (Ret) – April 25, 2018 (husband of Bonnie Horton)
Pat Kuhlhoff – November 20, 2018 (wife of deceased Eugene A Kuhlhoff)
Harry Mattox, USMC – May 16, 2018 (husband of Zoa Mattox)
Regina W Resley – November 14, 2018 (wife of deceased Col Robert D Resley, USA)
Col Charles W McClarren, USAF (Ret) – July 30, 2017 (husband of deceased Joyce McClarren)
Yolanda Schindwolf – November 13, 2018 (wife of Rudy Schindwolf)
Alice Vancil – December 29, 2018 (wife of deceased Martin Vancil)
If you can assist us organizing the Memorial event, we need several volunteers to greet attendees at the Amphitheater and distribute the event program, and host the social and refreshments, courtesy of Chuck Wood, following the service. Please contact Michael Houck, 2d VP, at firstname.lastname@example.org to offer your very much appreciated assistance.