In Remembrance


The Blinded Veterans Association deeply regrets the passing of the following blinded veterans.

Boerner Botanical GardensBoerner Botanical Gardens

The Boerner Botanical Gardens, just minutes by car from downtown Milwaukee, is an internationally renowned horticultural showplace. The gardens offer gardeners, plant lovers, and students the opportunity to take in the colors and scents of a variety of collections. Photo courtesy of Visit Milwaukee.


Alabama R.G.

Gordon G. Mathis
Henry H. McEachern

Florida R.G.
James L. Clayton
Roland Damasin
Willie R. Davenport
James Furlong
Bernard W. Gardner
Sidney S. Glasser
William G. Gleason
Joseph C. Gyurics
Arnold H. Kagan
Roland M. Kollar
Henry Kurta
Clyde E. McDuffie
Forest A. Meadows
Thomas M. Potter
 Hans R. Rinehuls
John Ringelspaugh
Clarence Scoggins
Raymond F. Shackley
Robert L. Thompson
William B. Walker

Gem State R.G.
David D. Caldwell

Greater Houston R.G.
Gerald W. Lattin

Heartland R.G. 
Willis R. Earley
Charles C. Lowery

Illinois R.G.
Sisco Harley

Iowa R.G.
Weldon E. Galloway
Frederick E. Meyer

Kentuckiana R.G.
Jack McQuair
Harrison Whisman

Massachusetts R.G.
Charles C. Kenney

Michigan R.G.
Harold Jans
Virgil Shough

Mid-Atlantic R.G.
Eugene Donald
Leonard E. Doyon
Robert L. Warren

Minnesota R.G.
Clinton B. Johnson
James P. Taylor

Mississippi R.G.
Oscar Leroy Russell

Montana R.G.
Charles Druesdow
Martin A. Yendes

Mountain States R.G.
Phillip W. Morris

Nebraska R.G.
Tony A. Vrchota

Nevada R.G.
Ignacio Leyva

New Mexico R.G.
William P. Burns
Louis E. Sandoval
Adolph G. Thul
Gary T. Wainner

North Carolina R.G.
Johnny Wayne Cochran

Northern Arizona R.G.
Allan D. Douglas
Timothy Lutes

Ohio R.G.
Andrew B. Falcon
Paul S. Glagola
George W. Schneider
James Smith

O-K-I R.G.
William Custenborder
Joseph S. Loughlin

Pennsylvania R.G.
Wilbur G. Hall
Thomas Kartachak
Joseph Wilson
Rudolph Zeman

Puerto Rico R.G.
Francisco Rosa Almoodovar
Manuel Andino

Rio Grande R.G.
Johnny L. Aguilera
Dan E. Busby
Daniel A. Check
Victor J. Corral
Jose I. Delgado
Jackson Forest
Ruben Gonzales
James R. Greenway
Luis M. Guerrero
Juan Hernandez
Kenneth Minson
Paul L. Pacheo
Jose Pineda

San Diego R.G.
William Balog
Seymour Leavitt

South Texas R.G.
Anne M. Wilson

Southern Arizona R.G.
Delbert E. Linn
Robert D. McClure

Southern California R.G.
Robert B. Davidson
Mark Kidwell
Julian S. Luis
John R. Phelan
Sally Ann Reagan

Tennessee R.G.
Henry W. Anderson
Fred Lee Campbell
J.W. Glass
Charles E. Hardy
Roland Montgomery
Gerald Morgan
Nathan D. Tubbs

Washington R.G.
John E. Ryan

Wisconsin R.G.
Ralph C. Anderson
John S. Gepfert
Robert McDonald
John Rallo
Philip W. Schmidt
Jerome Vogt

BVA Members At Large
Nicholas J. Georgiades

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