A Grand Event
Chautauqua District Order of the Eastern Star hosted a dinner recently in Chautauqua Suites for the official visit of Keri Rhebergen, grand matron, and Kenneth Milner, grand patron, and their staff of officers. Geraldine Yauchzy and Quentin O. Bensink greeted members attending.
Attending were Chautauqua District Grand Officers Helen A. Patti, deputy grand matron; Quentin O. Bensink, grand lecturer; Lynn Schmitt, New York West appeals commissioner; and Jackie Olszewski, of Alberta, Canada, grand representative.
Committee members included Ruth Ostrom, reservations and tickets; Ms. Yauchzy, seating; Francelia and Timothy Skoglund, Joan and David Heimlein, greeters; Ms. Olszewski, place cards; Nancy Meneley and Lester Manning, centerpieces; Sandra Bowman, flowers; Allene Anderson and Bernice Lewis, symbols; James Patti, photographer; Sandra Steward, Martha Harmon and Nancy Schuyler, hospitality lunch; Mary Prue, Lois Bentzoni, David Heimlein and Stephen Schmitt, afterglow; Roslyn and Lester Manning, Margaret Heiden, baskets; Karen Thompson and Cynthia Stiles, chances for cash; and Ms. Stewart, secretary.
Receiving Golden Key awards were Ms. Harmon, Bernice Lewis and Lester Manning.