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 Auxiliary7/30/1951 —
Vernon #3008 (r)9/9/1951 —
West Vancouver #3090instituted.3/31/1951 —
Kootenai #3027 instituted.
1951-1952 Nanaimo 15

Ruth Radford, #2101
(1898-1982)

BC Prov. Auxiliary
Hall of Fame
2007

12/10/1951 —
Campbell River #3097instituted.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
1/9/1957 —
– 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
1960-1961 Vancouver 2075

Mae Knight, #2101
(1925-2012)
Init. 1949

BC Prov. Auxiliary
Hall of Fame
2006

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)
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 #3318instituted.
1968-1969 Nanaimo 15 Mabel Cross, #2546
(xxxx-1998)


1969-1970

20th Prov. Conv.

Summerland-Penticton 3083

Helen Chisholm, #10
Init. 1951

1970-1971 Vancouver 2075 Edith Flora Kroeker, #20
(1902-1974)
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

1972-1973 Duncan 2546 June Newell, #22
(1922-2010)
Init. 1956
11/20/1972 —
Kamloops #3453 instituted.

1973-1974
Cranbrook 3032 Shirley Louise Sweet, #3032
(1933-2007)
Init. 1952


1974-1975

25th Prov. Conv.

Prince George 3318

Adele Moyer, #2831
(1927-2003)
Init. 1959

PNWRMP
1976-1977

1975-1976 Campbell River 3097 Lorraine (Fontana) Burrows, #1864
(xxxx-2002)
Init. 1953
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

1977-1978

North-West 2638

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

Ethel Kothlow, #2638

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

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


1979-1980

30th Prov. Conv.

Duncan 2546 Marjorie “Marge” Pauline Radford, (1923-2017)
VCY [#3103]
O. Boutry, #2638
(1918-2004)

TYPMS
(1967 -1980)PNWRMP
1979-1980Init. 1949
——————————-
4/26/1980 —
Parksville #3922 instituted.
1980-1981 New Westminster 20

Mavis Stokes, #3083 (1922-2009)
Init. 1951

1981-1982

Prince George 3318 Belle MacDonald, #2546
(xxxx-1993)
8/20/1982 —
Radium (Columbia Valley) #3852 (r)

1982-1983

Cranbrook 3032 Elva Truman, #3318
(1924-2003)
Init. 1969

1983-1984

Vancouver 2075

Eleanor “Jean” Strachan, #20
(1925-2017)
Init. 1950

PNWRMP
1985-1986


1984-1985
North-West 2638

Fern Jardine, #3453
Init. 1972

2/23/1985 —
Langley #4106 instituted.

1985-1986

Campbell River 3097

Susan Nastasi, #3097
(1926-2013)
Init. 1975

PNWRMP
1987-1988

12/8/1985 — 
White Rock #3103 (r)

1986-1987

Nelson 22

Helen Little, #2838
Init. 1974

PPNWRMP
1995-96

TYPMT Cora Cleaver, #12

1987-1988

Trail 2838

Sevena Webster, #3032
Init. 1965

(lapsed)


Kelowna #3076
consolidates w/ #3766

1988-1989
New Westminster 20

Bridie Howarth, #2726
(1930-2012)
Init. 1967

BC Prov. Auxiliary
Hall of Fame
2012


1989-1990

40th Prov. Conv.

Vernon 3557 Beth Irvine, #2075
(1919-2015)
Init. 1955
Judy Munro, #2638
(1939-2007)Init. 1962PNWRMP
1982-1983TYPMS (1980-1990)Parksville #3922 (s)

5/25/1991 —
Penticton #4281instituted.

1990-1991

Duncan 2546 Lorraine Morison, #12
(1946-2011)
Init. 1972

1991-1992

Nelson 22

Phyllis Nance, #22
(1943-2013)
Init. 1977

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

10/5/1991 —
Parksville #3922 instituted.

1992-1993

Vancouver 2075 Evelyn Carter, #15
(1921-2002)
Init. 1956
2/18/1993 —
Burnaby #3170 (s)5/2/1993 —
Courtney #3099 (r)

1993-1994

Kamloops 3453

Beulah Gilday, #3037
Init. 1980

(lapsed)

1994-1995 Campbell River 3097

Yvonne Blom, #2831
Init. 1975

PNWRMP
2015-2016

BC Prov. Auxiliary
Hall of Fame
2013

1995-1996

Vernon 3557

Mickie Slubowski, #10

Init. 1977

BC Prov. Auxiliary
Hall of Fame
2007

(lapsed)

5/4/1996 —
Castlegar #4375 instituted.9-29-1995 —
Summerland-Penticton #3083 consolidates w/ #35575/8/1996 —
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

1997-1998

Trail 2838

Marion Tipping, #2546
(1935-2014)
Init. 1968

PPNWRMP
1999-2000

TYPMT B. Day, #20
(1925
2010)
(1988-1998)Init. 19563/28/1998 —
Chemainus-Crofton #4400instituted.

1998-1999
Creston 3027

Carol Torrance, #2638
Init. 1985

V. Gjestrum, #20
PM Treasurer (1999 — )Init. 19837/18/1998 —
Surrey/White Rock #4411instituted.

1999-2000

50th Prov. Conv.

Duncan 2546

Florence “Flo” Monaghan, #20
Init. 1967

BC Prov. Auxiliary
Hall of Fame
2012

Gill Dimock, #2838
(1933-2006)TYPMS (1990-2000)Init. 1968
2000-2001 Penticton 4281

Barbara Johnston, #3097
Init. 1967

PPNWRMP
2003-2004

GMIG
2005-06

Jan Tompkins, #3453
(1944-2014)
PM Secretary (2000-2006)Init. 19906/26/2000 —
Castlegar #4375 (r)

2001-2002

Vernon 3557

Glenda Brommeland, #3318
Init. 1982

2002-2003

Abbotsford 2726

Joan Klit, #2838
Init. 1983

PNWRMP
2007-2008

2003-2004 Cranbrook 3032

Charlotte Bond, #22
Init. 1961

2004-2005

55th
Convention

Kamloops 3453

Charleen Proznick, #3453
Init. 1972

1/31/2005 —
#4411 Surrey / W. Rock (r)#4415 Kelownaconsolidates with #4281
2005-2006 Penticton 4281

Lori Matheson,#2075
Init. 1983

Grand Madam
Secretary
2014-15

2006-2007 Kamloops 3453

Pat Irvine, #2101
Init. 1983

BC Prov. Auxiliary
Hall of
Fame
2009

12/18/2006 —
#4468 Coquitlam (s)02/13/2007 —
#4477 Colwood (r)————————————
Bev Allan, #12is 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 )BC Aux. Hall of Fame 2009———————————-Marilyn Lewis, #3097is 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

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

Joanne Krisko #2831 (1963-2018) 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

Judy Enns #2726 is elected as Provincial Madam Treasurer
at the Penticton Convention.

2011-2012

June
7th-9th

Abbotsford 2726 Edith May
#12, (1945-2016)
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 Klara Schubert #3557

2018-2019

June
6th-8th

Campbell River 3097 Marilyn Lewis #3097 [in memory of Bev Bailey (1946-2018) #2075]

2019-2020

June
4th-
6th

Cranbrook 3032 Marilyn Lewis #3097

2020-2021

June 3rd-5th

Hope 2690

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).