ST. JOHN | Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 717 will hold an Officer Installation Ceremony at 6:30 p.m. Friday at the post home, 10400 W. 93rd Ave.
"We have a long tradition of serving both veterans and the community," said Gene Kijanowski of Post 717. "We have provided many officers to the state and district, and that has made VFW Post 717 an outstanding post.'
Those being installed Friday include:
VFW Officers: Commander Tim Houts, Senior Vice Commander Ron Wondolowski, Junior Vice Commander Larry Blankman, Quartermaster Bob Raichle, Adjutant Terry Prck, Chaplain Dave Seils and Surgeon Jim Sury
Ladies Auxiliary Officers: President Beth Teibel, Senior Vice President Darlene Adams, Junior Vice President Rose Keilman, Treasurer Pam Zander, Secretary Jackie Minyard, Chaplain Judy Wagner, Conductress Mary Jane Kyle and Guard Janice Blankman
Men’s Auxiliary Officers: President Pat Ferguson, Senior Vice President Dennis Hecimovich, Junior Vice President Robert Jubera, Treasurer Ken Swinarski and Secretary Pat Shanahan