Vic was an Associate Member of Branch 594 for 26 years. May he rest in peace.
Evelyn is celebrating her 95 th Birthday as of Feb 12, 2021 She is a member of our Branch 594 for 17 years. You will find her during the Poppy Campaign 'pinning poppies' a retail location each year. (Except 2020). According to the Windsor Star she is blessed with 5 children, 9 grandchildren, 10 great
George McMahon passed away January 13, 2021 at the Age of 87. He was an Ordinary member of the Legion for 49 years and a member at Branch 594 since 2012. An Author and dedicated educator at the University of Windsor. See feature article about George's life in the Windsor Star January 19, 2021. May
Branch enters Covid-19 Code "Grey" Status Legion Branch 594 entered Covid-19 Code Red status as of December 14, 2020 Time 12:01 am. See the Windsor Essex County Health Unit website for what this means for our Branch. https://www.wechu.org/
Legion’s Children’s Christmas Gift Giveaway. December 6, 2020 Our Children’s Yearly Christmas Party was very different this year. Being in Stage "Orange” the plan was to have the children line up inside the Legion, pickup their gift and goody bag, talk with Santa (distanced) and join us for donuts & hot chocolate. However, changing to
Spaghetti Dinners - On Hold ! Due to Covid-19 Code Red. Come join us for an authentic Italian dinner! You get a hefty portion of spaghetti with meat sauce, a tossed salad and a thick piece of warm rye bread. All you can eat for $10.00, ($9.00 for Members – must show membership card).
To honour our deceased vets for Remembrance Day , a group of volunteers placed Canadian Flags at Victoria and Greenlawn cemeteries. Thanks to Konrad Boehler (organizer), Morris Brause, Tom Friesen, Fran Friesen and Matthew, Tom Boroski, Mike Stroud and Beth, Brian and Sue Robinson, Gerry and Jane Ciurysek. Flags to be removed November 12, 2020.
John passed away October 24, 2020. Member of Branch 594 for 33 years.John was 83 years old. He was a Vet having served in the Royal Canadian Air ForceMay he RIP. God Bless his family and friends as they mourn his passing. Thank you John for your service!
Windsor Quilters Guild Representative, Linda Belair and Sandy Duncan, made a presentation of a new quilt for the Legion and a financial donation on behalf of the Windsor Quilters Guild of $300.00 representing $75 for each of the months Sept through Dec. Executive expressed thanks for both.