Past Provincial Madam Presidents

British Columbia Provincial Auxiliary Conventions of the Fraternal Order of Eagles
(1949-50 to present)

The Auxiliaries in British Columbia began with New Westminster Auxiliary #20 on May 5, 1927. Thirteen more Auxiliaries were added before the Provincial Auxiliary was chartered in 1950: Nanaimo #15 (May 10, 1927), Vancouver #2075 (May 19, 1927), Michel #1864 (February 25, 1929), Victoria #12 (April 22, 1942), Port Alberni #2096 (June 18, 1942), Rossland #10 (July 29, 1946), Nelson #22 (June 8, 1947), Northwest #2638 (January 28, 1949), Ladysmith #2101 (August 25, 1949), Duncan #2546 (September 7, 1949), Vernon #3008 (October 4, 1949), Trail #2838 (October 19, 1949), and Maple Ridge 2831 (December 11, 1949).

Year

Location

Prov. Aux. President

 

Honorary

1949-1950

Victoria 12

Barbara Baldwin, #2075

Edith Winifred Smith, #22 (JPPMP)
(1882-1978)

 

June 18, 1950 --
First Executive Session of the Provincial Auxiliary.

11/29/1950 --
Kimberley #3037 instituted.

12/20/1950 --
Kelowna #3076 instituted.

1950-1951

New Westminster 20

Winnifred Elena "Winnie" Hunter, #15
(1916-1981)

 

5/20/1951 --
Princeton (Similkameen) #3088 instituted.

First Convention of the Provincial Auxiliary

7/30/1951 --
Vernon #3008 (r)

9/9/1951 --
West Vancouver #3090 instituted.

3/31/1951 --
Kootenai #3027 instituted.

1951-1952

Nanaimo 15

Ruth Radford, #2101
(1898-1982)

BC Prov. Auxiliary
Hall of Fame
2007


1

12/10/1951 --
Campbell River #3097 instituted.

2/1/1952 -
Cranbrook #3002 instituted.

5/18/1952 --
White Rock #3103 instituted.

1952-1953

Vancouver 2075

Berta Morgan, #20

(dropped)

 

11/23/1952 --
Castlegar (Columbia Valley) #3107
instituted.

1953-1954

Nelson 22

Lynda Wright, #12
(1904-1988)

 

1954-1955

Victoria 12

Julie Kelly Baldwin, #2075

 

1955-1956

New Westminster 20

Nellie Anne Cooper, #15
(1901-1970)

 


9/19/1956 --
W. Vancouver #3090 (s)

1956-1957

North-West 2638

Myrtle Bunn, #2838
(1919-1996)

Init. 1948


1

1/9/1957 --
- Princeton (Similkameen) #3088 (s)

1957-1958

Courtenay 3099

Mildred Bowcock, #10

(dropped)

 


1958-1959

Cranbrook 3032

Nora Reason, #2831

Init. 1949

 


1959-1960

10th Prov. Conv.

Victoria 12

Marion Cutting, #20


1

1960-1961

Vancouver 2075

Mae Knight, #2101
(1925-2012)

Init. 1949

BC Prov. Auxiliary
Hall of Fame
2006


1

1961-1962

Nelson 22

Dorothy "Jean" Mitchell, #1864
(1914-1978)

 

Castlegar (Columbia Valley) #3107 (s)

9/9/1961 --
Burnaby #3170 instituted.

1962-1963

Nanaimo 15

Molly Brown, #12
(xxxx-1992)

(dropped)

 

1963-1964

New Westminster 20

Peggy Farren, #2075
(xxxx-1995)

 

1964-1965

Victoria 12

Florence Irene Buchanan, #15
(1906-1982)

 

1965-1966

Nelson 22

Helen Wilson,
#
3099
(1914-2002)


1
 

1966-1967

North-West 2638

Mary McKinnon,
#2638

(1909-1983)

 

1/29/1967 --
Abbotsford #2726 instituted.

1967-1968

Maple Ridge 2831

Pauline Johnson, #3027
(1915-1982)

 

3/16/1968 --
Prince George #3318 instituted.

1968-1969

Nanaimo 15

Mabel Cross, #2546
(xxxx-1998)

 

 

 


1969-1970

20th Prov. Conv.

Summerland-Penticton 3083

Helen Chisholm, #10

Init. 1951


1
 

1970-1971

Vancouver 2075

Edith Flora Kroeker, #20
(1902-1974)

 


1
 

1971-1972

New Westminster 20

Bess Lenarduzzi, #2838
(1926-2006)

Init. 1957

PNWRMP
1973-1974

PGMP
1983-1984

BC Prov. Auxiliary
Hall of Fame
2006

Grand Auxiliary
Hall of Fame
1992


8
 

1972-1973

Duncan 2546

June Newell, #22
(1922-2010)

Init. 1956


1

11/20/1972 --
Kamloops #3453 instituted.


1973-1974

Cranbrook 3032

Shirley Louise Sweet, #3032
(1933-2007)

Init. 1952


1
 


1974-1975

25th Prov. Conv.

Prince George 3318

Adele Moyer, #2831
(1927-2003)

Init. 1959

PNWRMP
1976-1977


5
 

1975-1976

Campbell River 3097

Lorraine (Fontana) Burrows, #1864
(xxxx-2002)

Init. 1953


1

9/20/1975 -
Hope #2690 instituted.

5/8/1976 --
Vernon #3557 instituted.

 

1976-1977

Trail 2838

Clara Hunter, #2101
(1921-2012)

Init. 1959

BC Prov. Auxiliary
Hall of Fame
2008


1
 

1977-1978

 

North-West 2638

Dorothy Estella "Dot" Murray, #2075
(1912-1978)

Ethel Kothlow, #2638


1
On April 14, 1978, Prov. Madam President Dot Murray passed away in office, and Prov. Madam Vice-President Ethel Kothlow became Prov. Madam President for the balance of the term.


1978-1979

Summerland-Penticton 3083

Ethel Kothlow,
#
2638

Init. 1956

PNWRMP
1991-1992


1

3/18/1979 --
Radium (Columbia Valley) #3852 instituted.


1979-1980


30th Prov. Conv.

Duncan 2546

Marjorie "Marge" Radford, VCY [#3103]


1

O. Boutry, #2638
(1918-2004)
1

TYPMS
(1967 -1980)

PNWRMP
1979-1980

Init. 1949
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4/26/1980 --
Parksville #3922 instituted.

1980-1981

New Westminster 20

Mavis Stokes, #3083
(1922-2009)

Init. 1951


1

1981-1982

Prince George 3318

Belle MacDonald, #2546
(xxxx-1993)


1

8/20/1982 --
Radium (Columbia Valley)#3852 (r)

1982-1983

Cranbrook 3032

Elva Truman, #3318
(1924-2003)

Init. 1969


1

1983-1984

Vancouver 2075

Eleanor "Jean" Strachan, #20

Init. 1950

PNWRMP
1985-1986


1


1984-1985

North-West 2638

Fern Jardine, #3453

Init. 1972


1

2/23/1985 --
Langley #4106 instituted.

 

1985-1986

Campbell River 3097

Susan Nastasi, #3097
(1926--2013)

Init. 1975

PNWRMP
1987-1988


1

12/8/1985 --
White Rock #3103 (r)

1986-1987

Nelson 22

Helen Little, #2838

Init. 1974

PPNWRMP
1995-96


1

TYPMT Cora Cleaver, #12
1

1987-1988

Trail 2838

Sevena Webster, #3032

Init. 1965

(lapsed)


1


Kelowna #3076
consolidates w/ #3766


1988-1989

New Westminster 20

Bridie Howarth, #2726
(1930-2012)

Init. 1967

BC Prov. Auxiliary
Hall of Fame
2012


1


1989-1990

40th Prov. Conv.


Vernon 3557

Beth Irvine, #2075
(1919-2015)

Init. 1955


1

Judy Munro, #2638
(1939-2007)

Init. 1962

PNWRMP
1982-1983

TYPMS (1980-1990)

1

Parksville #3922 (s)

5/25/1991 --
Penticton #4281instituted.


1990-1991

Duncan 2546

Lorraine Morison, #12
(1946-2011)

Init. 1972


1

1991-1992

Nelson 22

Phyllis Nance, #22
(1943-2013)

Init. 1977

GMIG 1996-97
GMCND 1997-98
GMTRS 1998-99


1

10/5/1991 --
Parksville #3922 instituted.

1992-1993

Vancouver 2075

Evelyn Carter, #15
(1921-2002)

Init. 1956


1

2/18/1993 --
Burnaby #3170 (s)

5/2/1993 --
Courtney #3099 (r)

1993-1994

Kamloops 3453

Beulah Gilday, #3037

Init. 1980

(lapsed)


9
 

1994-1995

Campbell River 3097

Yvonne Blom, #2831

Init. 1975

PNWRMP
2015-2016

BC Prov. Auxiliary
Hall of Fame
2013


1
 

1995-1996

Vernon 3557

Mickie Slubowski, #10

Init. 1977

BC Prov. Auxiliary
Hall of Fame
2007

(lapsed)


1

5/4/1996 --
Castlegar #4375 instituted.

9-29-1995 --
Summerland-Penticton #3083 consolidates w/ #3557

5/8/1996 --
Kamloops (South Thompson) #3937 consolidates with #3453

1996-1997

Prince George 3318

May Alice Turek, #3557
(1936-2006)

Init. 1963

BC Prov. Auxiliary
Hall of Fame
2008


1

1997-1998

Trail 2838

Marion Tipping, #2546
(1935-2014)

Init. 1968

PPNWRMP
1999-2000


1

TYPMT B. Day, #20
(1925
-2010)
(1988-1998)
7

Init. 1956


3/28/1998 --
Chemainus-Crofton #4400 instituted.

 


1998-1999

Creston 3027

Carol Torrance, #2638

Init. 1985


1

V. Gjestrum, #20
PM Treasurer (1999 -- )

Init. 1983
1

7/18/1998 --
Surrey/White Rock #4411 instituted.







1999-2000

50th Prov. Conv.



Duncan 2546

Florence "Flo" Monaghan, #20

Init. 1967

BC Prov. Auxiliary
Hall of Fame
2012


1

Gill Dimock, #2838
(1933-2006)

TYPMS (1990-2000)

Init. 1968
1

2000-2001

Penticton 4281

Barbara Johnston, #3097

Init. 1967

PPNWRMP
2003-2004

GMIG
2005-06


1

Jan Tompkins, #3453
(1944-2014)
PM Secretary (2000-2006)

Init. 1990
1

6/26/2000 --
Castlegar #4375 (r)

2001-2002

Vernon 3557

Glenda Brommeland, #3318

Init. 1982


1

2002-2003

Abbotsford 2726

Joan Klit, #2838

Init. 1983

PNWRMP
2007-2008

 


1

2003-2004

Cranbrook 3032

Charlotte Bond, #22

Init. 1961


1

2004-2005
55th
Convention

Kamloops 3453

Charleen Proznick, #3453

Init. 1972


1

1/31/2005 --
#4411 Surrey / W. Rock (r)

#4415 Kelowna
consolidates with #4281

2005-2006 Penticton 4281 Lori Matheson, #2075

Init. 1983

Grand Madam
Secretary
2014-15


1
 
2006-2007 Kamloops 3453 Pat Irvine, #2101

Init. 1983

BC Prov. Auxiliary
Hall of Fame
2009


1

12/18/2006 --
#4468 Coquitlam (s)

02/13/2007 --
#4477 Colwood (r)

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Bev Allan, #12
6
is elected as Provincial Madam Secretary
at the Kamloops Convention, serving in the position until 2009.


2007-2008

June
5th-7th

Campbell River 3097

Lisa Kennelly, #3032

Init. 1984

BC Prov. Auxiliary
Hall of Fame
2017



Vera Gjestrum, #20
TYPMT (1999--2008 )
1
BC Aux. Hall of Fame 2009

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Marilyn Lewis, #3097
1
is elected as Provincial Madam Treasurer at the Campbell River Convention.


2008-2009

June
3rd-6th

Vernon 3557

Sharon Johnson,
#2638

Init. 1980

PNWRMP
2011-2012


1


06/30/2008 --
#4106 Langley (r)

10/31/2008 --
#3037 Kimberley (c)
(consolidates with Cranbrook #3032)


2009-2010

60th Prov. Conv.


June
2nd-5th

Cranbrook 3032

Linda Vipond
#2831

Init. 1978

BC Prov. Auxiliary
Hall of Fame
2013


3

Joanne Krisko #2831 is elected as Provincial Madam Secretary
at the Cranbrook Convention.

Woman of the Year
2013



2010-2011

June
2nd-4th

Penticton 4281

Maureena Wilson
#3097
(1948-2013)

Init. 1971

BC Prov. Auxiliary
Hall of Fame
2012


4

Judy Enns #27261is elected as Provincial Madam Treasurer
at the Penticton Convention.

2011-2012

June
7th-9th

Abbotsford 2726

Edith May
#12, (19xx--2016)

Init. 1972


 

2012-2013

June
6th-8th

Kamloops 3453

Thelma Redmond
#15

Init. 2000

 

2013-2014

June
5th-7th

Hope 2690

Yvonne Harry
#4281

Init. 2000

 
2014-2015

65th Prov. Convention

June
6th-8th

Penticton 4281

Carol Edgington
#2726

Init. 1991

 
2015-2016

June
2nd-4th

Campbell River 3097

Shirley Hunt
#2101

Init. 1991

 
2016-2017

June
8th-10th

Abbotsford 2726

Donna Roach
#3318

Init. 19xx

Randy & Shirley chair
Mike & Donna come in
 

2017-2018

June
7th-9th

Vernon 3557      

2018-2019

June
6th-8th

Campbell River 3097

     

2019-2020

June
4th-
6th

Cranbrook 3032      

Bold-faced = deceased members/defunct aeries; brackets= members brought in; underlined = Past Grand Presidents of the F.O.E.

 

 

Aeries/Auxiliaries: VCY (Victory Aerie/Auxiliary); Courtenay #3099 (existed 1952-1993); Summerland-Penticton #3083 (existed 1951-1995, when it consolidated with Vernon #3557); Burnaby #3170 (existed 1961-1993).