picture of Ken Horner
picture of Linda Bannon
picture of Ned Olson
picture of Doug Rae
picture of Adele Olson
picture of Carl Addy
picture of Duane Lansverk

Four hundred eighty–eight men and women have held the title “Vancouver Lion” since the Vancouver Lions Club received its charter from the International Association of Lions Clubs on September 12, 1928. These men and women have given the Vancouver Lions Club a history of service, leadership and fellowship unmatched in our community.

All Members (Alphabetical)

Member Name Induction Date
R. T. Ableidinger October 1, 1961
Roy Adams December 1, 1935
Carl Addy November 1, 2000
C. D. Allen January 1, 1934
Kevin Alvord June 18, 2015
Roy A. Anderson January 1, 1951
Sam Arnstain August 1, 1955
Milton Arnstein January 1, 1951
Fred Ashbacker March 1, 1968
Robert D. Auvil October 1, 1978
Loretta Babbitt January 19, 2017 (Centennial member)
Daniel O. Bachman May 1, 1950
Wayne Backus February 1, 1970
Robert F. Baetticher July 1, 1929
Bert Bagley May 1, 1953
Bill Baker May 1, 1971
Linda J. Bannon May 1, 1990
Glenn R. Barker April 1, 1993
Kenneth Barker January 1, 1954
James H. Barrington May 1, 1947
David L. Baugh November 1, 1963
Dale D. Beacock March 1, 1962
Albert E. Beardsley April 1, 1933
Allan L. Beattie May 1, 1953
Donald Behrends October 1, 1961
D. B. Bell September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
William Benjamin September 1, 1997
C. E. Benner January 1, 1934
Lance Benson October 1, 1984
Gustavo A. Bernard March 1, 1959
R. F. Bertheau January 1, 1948
Gale L. Bettesworth September 1, 1953
Lyle Bettesworth May 1, 1948
Irwin L. Betzel January 1, 1934
Dr. Vernon J. Bird September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
David Bischoff May 1, 1954
Vern Bladow September 1, 1969
James O. Blair September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
Donald G. Bleth June 1, 1984
Paul Bliss May 1, 1948
Gene Blodgett January 1, 1968
Lloyd D. Boettcher September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
George A. Boston March 1, 1958
Peggy Bowe December 16, 2011
Roy N. Boyd October 1, 1980
Roy Brannan February 1, 1986
M. P. Brislawn September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
Michael Brock November 1, 1983
Carlos T. Brown November 1, 1944
Chas. T. Brown September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
H. D. (Dorn) Brown November 1, 1937
Jackie Brown January 1, 1984
James Brown September 1, 1957
James Brown Jr. October 1, 1975
James Brown Sr. October 1, 1975
John Bruington June 1, 1994
Charles Buckley October 1, 1981
John Bukovi November 1, 1967
Howard L. Buller October 1, 1978
Merle J. Burgess September 1, 1950
Richard Burgess January 1, 1953
Stephen Burnett March 1, 1966
Alfred W. Burton January 1, 1952
John Buskirk October 1, 1981
Fred W. Butcher April 1, 1933
Bert Campbell August 1, 1943
Bert D. Campbell September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
D. Ellwood Caples September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
Richard A. Cappotto August 1, 1981
Dr. Ralph E. Carter September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
Earl Castle May 1, 1935
Kenneth Chaney January 1, 1966
Alois E. Charlesworthy August 1, 1945
Robert Chickering November 1, 1952
Harvey J. Christensen April 1, 1955
Edward Clapperton October 1, 1965
Dana Clark October 1, 1958
E. C. Clow April 1, 1942
Larry Cobb October 1, 1967
Herbert C. Cochrane October 1, 1978
Paul Combs October 1, 1978
Carl V. Cone April 1, 1942
Dr. Carl B. Cone August 1, 1943
Dale Conner October 1, 1977
Geo. W. Conner July 1, 1952
Dwight E. Connor May 1, 1976
Floyd Connor October 1, 1977
Dale Connors May 1, 1987
Richard D. Cook January 1, 1965
Earl H. Cornelius August 1, 1951
Allen Cover September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
James Cox September 1, 1977
William E. Craig February 1, 1993
Roger Crandall February 1, 1996
John Criqui October 1, 1952
Jack Crosley April 1, 2000
Donald G. Curtis January 1, 1973
Horace Daniels September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
Marvin Darr May 1, 1948
Dr. F. W. Davis September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
John M. Davis November 1, 1971
Thomas A. Davis June 1, 1992
L. R. Debast August 1, 1947
Joseph M. Deen September 1, 1962
Ronald Deibert February 1, 1977
Gordy Dekraai September 1, 1977
William Demme October 1, 1954
Charles F. Devinney April 1, 1961
Roy Dexter October 1, 1935
H. R. Dietlein August 1, 1943
Herbert R. Dietlein September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
John Donnelly June 1, 2006
Murray Lee Dow May 1, 1965
Don J. Dreck October 1, 1957
Dick DuBois July 1, 1929
Robert A. Dudley January 1, 1953
Jimmy Duke February 1, 1988
Mertie Duncan November 16, 2017 (Centennial member)
John Eagon September 1, 1958
Bob Eakin November 1, 1960
James A. Eccles July 1, 1960
Jim Eccles May 1, 2011
Doug Eddington May 1, 2011
Bill Edwards March 1, 1968
Mark Edwards October 1, 1981
Richard G. Edwards February 1, 1976
Martin Eling November 1, 1957
William J. Eling May 1, 1983
Joe E. Eloheimo May 1, 1954
Wade Enos June 9, 2009
Mendell Feinberg November 1, 1955
Morrie Fendrich January 1, 1954
H. Rob Fieldings March 1, 1990
Harold M. Fisher March 1, 1961
Charles Fletcher May 1, 1946
F. H. Flint January 1, 1932
Ray Forrest February 1, 1940
Cliff Foster October 1, 1949
Alfred J. Fox March 1, 1962
Robert M. Friedman January 1, 1952
Emil Fries May 1, 1948
Wilda Fries November 1, 1996
Dr. R. G. Gale May 1, 1935
Joe Gassett July 1, 1929
Richard C. Gayser July 1, 1947
Stacey E. Gibbins September 25, 2014
D. M. Gilpin November 1, 1944
Dennis Gish July 1, 1987
Walter Givens June 1, 1939
Danny Goldwin November 1, 1965
Bud Goodwin March 1, 1935
John Gorham May 1, 1982
Dick Grace December 1, 1971
Jack Grace October 1, 1955
Burl W. Green December 1, 1960
Dennis Green December 1, 1985
Clinton Griffin November 1, 1935
Bill Grogan March 1, 1953
Robert Guffnette January 1, 1952
Bill Gustafson November 1, 1996
Carl Gustafson February 1, 1932
John W. Haag February 1, 1973
Clyde B. Hadley April 1, 1933
John L. Hagenson January 1, 1951
Rick Hanson December 1, 1975
Earl Harsh February 1, 1971
Jim Harvey March 1, 1968
F. Hasting August 1, 1943
S. Hasting April 1, 1942
Richard C. Hauser October 1, 1940
C. W. Hecox October 1, 1954
Arthur R. Heinrich January 1, 1976
Harold V. Henry February 1, 1946
Kenneth E. Herman February 1, 1973
T. E. (Ed) Hewitt, PDG August 1, 1979
Harold Higgins January 1, 1956
Day Hilborn June 1, 1936
Jack Hillend October 1, 1971
Richard Hirschfield October 1, 1981
Robert L. Hirtzel July 1, 1955
Harry L. Hoars January 1, 1952
Kermit Holm April 1, 1949
Capt. Al Hopkins January 1, 1938
Kenneth D. Horner January 1, 1988
Earl Hornstein January 1, 1952
Roy Howard March 1, 1940
Lawrence Huff December 1, 1988
Jerry Hughs September 1, 1950
Lawton Hull February 1, 1961
Terry Hurd October 1, 1981
Oliver B. Jackson November 1, 1949
Rex Jamison January 1, 1930
H. P. Jelsma September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
Andrew Jennings May 1, 1931
D. Andrew Jennings August 1, 1943
Clifford Jensen October 1, 1955
Carl F. Johnson November 1, 1952
Millard Johnson April 1, 1933
Eugene F. Johnstone July 1, 1982
Harold A. Jones July 1, 1929
Larry Jones July 1, 1951
Loyal J. Jones January 1, 1951
I. C. Munger Jr. May 1, 1938
C. J. Justin April 1, 1949
Robert A. Kadow December 1, 1976
Orville (Bud) Kafer January 1, 1956
Doug Kavanagh November 1, 2010
Paul Kayne November 1, 1953
L. W. (Larry) Kendall October 1, 1940
Bud Kennedy July 1, 1966
Charles Kenneth April 1, 1959
Willard Kent November 1, 1965
Earl Kesler September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
Max Kessler January 1, 1950
Joe Knapp September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
Robert Kom April 1, 1984
Harold Krause May 1, 1935
William F. Lacey October 1, 1959
William Lacy February 1, 1974
Lloyd F. Lalonde September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
Dean Landers December 1, 1975
Duane Lansverk October 1, 1959
Peggy Lansverk May 15, 2014
John Larson February 1, 1970
William R. LaRue March 1, 1946
Celia Laverdure October 1, 1990
John G. Laverdure January 1, 1990
Larry Lawrence July 1, 1961
Harold Lawson January 1, 1930
Fred H. Lehman August 1, 1954
Keith Leight May 1, 1935
Clarence Lenhardt May 1, 1946
Herbert Leonning April 1, 1961
Robert E. Levy January 1, 1952
E. S. Lindley September 1, 1929
T. L. Lineham July 1, 1936
W. E. Longford June 1, 1948
William Lothspeich, PZC January 1, 1950
Ken Loveall May 1, 1990
Volker Luft May 1, 2003
Jack Luitjen February 1, 1955
Timothy Luke March 1, 2000
C. L. Major January 1, 1934
Charles E. Major October 1, 1943
Pat D. Mc Manigal May 1, 1976
Ronald Marks February 1, 1974
Ray Marnell February 1, 1963
Lawrence H. Marshall February 1, 1976
Louis Maug January 1, 1930
Bruce McClanahan March 1, 1988
Eugene McClellan October 1, 1985
Clifford C. McCollum August 1, 1976
Milton McDermott October 1, 1959
Robert Gregg McFadden October 1, 1975
Rodney McGee October 1, 1975
Scott McLaren May 1, 1986
Dale McMullen September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
N. R. McMullen April 1, 1933
Robert Mealey December 1, 1960
Clark Mears January 1, 1953
Phil E. Meeker April 1, 1933
Robert Michael Melloy September 1, 1976
Bernie Mershon March 1, 1955
Tom Mettert October 1, 1980
Ralph W. Meyers, Jr. January 1, 1987
Paul Milan April 1, 1953
Hugh Hew Milhollin May 1, 1942
Albert Miller August 1, 1943
Albert L. Miller April 1, 1942
Cedric Miller March 1, 1935
Irving Miller September 1, 1951
Jas. D. Miller November 1, 1938
Joe Miller September 1, 1936
H. Hew Millhollin August 1, 1943
Janet Minton September 1, 2007
Rachael Minton October 1, 2008
Edgar Mitchell June 1, 1981
Vincent T. Mobley August 1, 1950
F. F. Bob Moen October 1, 1950
Gerald D. Moffat October 1, 1962
Joseph J. Monek January 1, 1973
Dr. M. R. Mongrain September 1, 1950
Clark Moody July 1, 1947
Leland F. Morrow May 1, 1935
Harry Morse June 1, 1954
John Morse December 1, 1949
M. V. Mowan February 1, 1948
Edward H. Murray March 1, 1987
Paul Nagel January 1, 1964
John D. (JD) Nellor, PDG January 1, 1990
Susan A. Nellor April 30, 2016 (Centennial member)
Clayton B. Nelson June 1, 1951
Ira Nelson September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
Don Neumiller October 1, 1981
Richard O. Nichols February 1, 1967
B. L. Nilson September 1, 1947
Dr. L. L. Nunn May 1, 1931
Larry Nutt February 1, 1974
Dr. Nyberg July 1, 1954
H. A. OBryant August 1, 1943
E. K. Olasfson February 1, 1944
Carl Olsen April 1, 1968
Adele Olson February 1, 2013
Ned A. Olson October 1, 1961
Ray Olson January 1, 1951
John O'Mara November 10, 2016 (Centennial member)
James Ottosen October 1, 1975
John Ottosen September 1, 1969
Wil Overholser January 1, 1958
Dan Pahlike October 1, 1968
Michael Palshis October 1, 1998
Paul Parker November 1, 1971
Paul A. Parker October 1, 1959
Archie C. (Bud) Pasmore, PID October 1, 1963
Donald E. Pasmore October 1, 1977
Paul A. Pasmore January 1, 1976
Richard W. Pasmore March 1, 1979
Susan Pasmore July 7, 2007
Raj N. Patel September 1, 2002
Jennifer Patterson December 16, 2011
Deanna Pauli-Hammond May 15, 2014
Mary Peck December 1, 1994
Robert W. Peck December 1, 1992
C. C. Pelton July 1, 1929
Allan Perking August 1, 1943
Allen Perkins October 1, 1940
Verne Perry September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
William C. Peterson January 1, 1951
Sidney Phillips July 1, 1952
Victor R. Phillips February 1, 1973
Al Piccinni October 1, 1955
Ken Pinard July 1, 1956
Verlan Pinson May 1, 1950
Robert Plumb January 1, 1964
Howard Poe March 1, 1957
Gerald L. Porgon August 1, 1976
Ana Pratt September 1, 2012
Lawrence Pratt June 1, 1999
Tony Pridemore November 1, 1980
Dr. U. J. Puarien September 1, 1963
W. F. Purvis April 1, 1949
William J. Purvis March 1, 1955
Bob Putman January 1, 1956
Duwayne A. Quick January 1, 1957
F. Douglas Rae, PZC November 1, 1961
Jim Raines January 1, 1967
J. L. Rasmussen April 1, 1933
Lisa A. Rasmussen November 1, 1999
Floyd S. Ratchford September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
Ed Rathbun May 1, 1931
Richard C. Reaksecker February 1, 1973
Dek Reames January 1, 1968
Edward P. Reed October 1, 1965
Frederick B. Reed October 1, 1978
J. A. Reed October 1, 1966
Norman Reese January 1, 1976
Rod E. Reid September 1, 1929
Robert R. Reis May 1, 1976
Diane Relaford June 1, 1996
Brian K. Rerick April 1, 1998
Robert Rez October 1, 1981
Bill Rhae June 1, 1968
Ralph Rhoades October 1, 1979
Bill Riback March 1, 1961
Bob Rich June 1, 1955
Dr. Al Rich June 1, 1955
Edward J. Ritty March 1, 1947
Mark E. Roadman November 1, 1989
Gerry Roberts April 1, 1969
Larry Roberts January 1, 1950
Howard F. Robertson October 1, 1963
Shaun Robertson May 1, 2003
Terry Robertson March 1, 1968
Deane C. Robinson June 1, 1965
Harry E. Rogers April 1, 1959
Ben Rogoway December 1, 1946
Nick Ruark October 1, 1981
Leslie L. Runner March 1, 1951
Charles Rutkowski October 1, 1951
Arnold Saltuick October 1, 1957
Charles Scharff December 1, 1974
William Schell March 1, 1996
Damon Schleichert January 1, 2007
Lynn Schroder October 1, 1980
Lynn E. Schroeder May 1, 1976
Gary Scott November 1, 2010
Howard Seney January 1, 1950
Suzan Sharp March 2, 2017 (Centennial member)
Wesley Shattuck September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
Donald E. Sheridan June 1, 1974
Robert M. Sherman July 1, 1949
Duane Sherwood October 1, 1967
William Skinner March 1, 1952
W. F. Sloan September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
Bill Smith October 1, 1981
Dave Smith October 1, 1981
David Smith October 1, 1980
Elza Smith June 1, 1937
Gerald Smith May 1, 1935
Mel Smith October 1, 1979
Merlin Smith November 1, 1961
Robert G. Smith September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
Sherm Smith January 1, 1948
Verne W. Smith July 1, 1960
Vernon A. Smith, PDG March 1, 1944
Claude C. Snider September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
Ralph M. Snider July 1, 1936
Max Snyder January 1, 1947
Bob Sommer July 1, 1956
Charles Sonnenberg October 1, 1965
James Sorensen October 1, 1961
Dr. James L. Sork March 1, 1988
James L. Sork January 1, 1972
Lawrence R. Sork May 1, 1962
Doug Spencer March 1, 1976
Douglas Spencer April 1, 1999
Walter Spencer April 1, 1959
Tom Spurlock March 1, 1968
Dennis Staehely March 1, 1990
Paul Starkovich March 1, 1961
Charles C. Stecher January 1, 1952
Charles Steding December 1, 1949
Ivan Steinke July 1, 1954
Dr. Dean Stenehjem January 1, 1987
Theo G. Stevens September 1, 1956
R. M. Stewart September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
R. B. Stiger September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
Paul Stohr January 1, 1948
Timothy H. Stolle June 1, 1976
Rolland D. Struve February 1, 1956
Curtis K. Stutton December 1, 1989
Morris Swan May 1, 1939
William L. Tait June 1, 1951
James Tangeman October 1, 1978
Frederick Tharp October 1, 1981
Jack Thies January 1, 1953
John Thomas September 1, 1998
James S. Thompson September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
John Thornhill September 1, 1958
Mitch Tieaskie September 1, 2012
Carl Tindle October 1, 1979
Lyle Tinker February 1, 1955
Dan Tolva August 1, 1984
Charlie R. Treadway July 1, 1976
Charlie R. Treadway April 1, 1987
Chuck Treadway January 1, 1968
Lyle Truax November 1, 1952
Ernest Arthur Underwood July 1, 1952
Orville Underwood October 1, 1955
J. Donald Unruh March 1, 1990
Douglas K. Van-Ness April 1, 1982
Ernest J. VandeZande June 1, 1999
Merle Vennoy February 1, 1953
Judy Verkoelen September 1, 2012
Louis Verkoelen, PZC October 9, 2009
Don Vieth December 1, 1968
Charles Vogt December 1, 1967
Dr. Arthur C. Wagner September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
William T. Waleske October 1, 1980
E. N. Walker August 1, 1951
Luerett M. Walker August 1, 1976
Frank Wall January 1, 1951
Lauren E. Waller November 1, 1953
Morrie Waterland September 1, 1953
George Watters July 1, 1950
Harold Westberg August 1, 1955
Lou Westerman September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
Ralph Westing January 1, 1930
Herman Westoff January 1, 1952
Edward C. Wheeler January 1, 1954
Dale Whitnack August 1, 1945
Melton T. Widing December 1, 1956
Charles E. Williams December 1, 1976
James Spencer Williams August 1, 1972
Steve Williams May 1, 1982
William H. Williamson February 1, 1962
Chas J. Willis December 1, 1946
Michael R. Wills February 1, 2002
Wilfred Wills January 1, 1948
Cody Wilson November 1, 2010
Lloyd M. Wilson July 1, 1955
Willard Wilson January 1, 1957
Wm. R. Wilson September 1, 1928 (Charter member)
Max E. Winn September 1, 1987
L. E. Winter December 1, 1935
Dr. Lee Witter March 1, 1932
Merv Wolf October 1, 1967
Robert L. Wolf July 1, 1962
Ted Zidell August 1, 1961
Larry Zimmerman July 1, 1960
Anthony Zoeller December 1, 2013
Stephanie Zoeller December 1, 2013