It is with great sadness we report the passing of long time Chapter 95 member Tom Wise.
Tom passed away peaceful in his home Wednesday evening, January 28th, 2015 at the age of 62.
His full obituary can be found at: http://www.frulandfuneralhome.com/2015/wiset.html
Tom was also a longtime member of EAA Warbirds and served as Warbirds of America Director. They have a very nice farewell to him at: http://www.warbirds-eaa.org/news/2015-01-30-Fairwell-Tom.pdf
A video has also been posted on our website to remember Tom.
We will miss you!
Do you know a child between the ages of 12-18?
Do they have a strong interest in aviation? Possibly interested in an aviation related career?
EAA Chapter 95 has a scholarship program where we sponsor a child to go to the EAA Air Academy Camp in Oshkosh Wisconsin.
Our contest will run from December 1st, 2014 until February 28th, 2015. A committee will review the applications and the winner will be notified by March 15th, 2015.
The applications and information can be downloaded by clicking on the following links:
The dates for the camps are in the document "2015 airacademy_app", please make sure the child applicant is available to go to one of the 2 available sessions for their age group before applying.
If you know anyone who would make a good choice to send to camp, please have them fill out the applications. If you have any questions, please contact Pete DeCraene at 815-210-5840815-210-5840.
At our November Chapter meeting, the following new officers were elected:
President - Mark Molle
New Board Members:
(Warren, Jacque, Mark, Al)
(Matt, Warren, Mark, Al, Shelly, Linda, Jacque)