Joe passed away on May 7, 2020. He was an active member of Branch 102 from 1986- 2017. During that time he was a member of the golf club until 2013 serving as the Golf Chairman in 1992 and Tournament Director in 1993. He was recognized as an Honorary Life Member in 2011 for his exceptional and extraordinary service to Sirs Branch 102 and awarded Honorary Life Member Emeritus in 2017. Joe served as the Little Sir in 2007, Big Sir in 2008, and volunteered for numerous Director and Chairman positions.
A Memorial Mass at Our Lady of Grace Church followed by a celebration of life will be announce by his family at a
Jan 4, 2021 Mary Sears informed Branch 102 the death of her husband Peter Sears. Pete was Big Sir at Branch 67 and transferred to 102 when the two branches merged. He was a member until 2015 when his health became an issue and driving to meetings became a problem. Pete was an avid golfer in his day and participated in many of the out-of-town tournaments. Pete was retired from the US Navy.