In Memoriam Past International Director Robert E. “Bob” Maxey, a member of the Springfield Noon Lions Club in Illinois, has died. He became a Lion in 1956 and served as an international director from 1981 to 1983. A businessman who fought in General George S. Patton’s 3rd Army 87th Division, Maxey also received numerous recognitions for his volunteerism. Past International Director Richard A. “Dick” Tyler of Minnesota has died. A Lion since 1977, he served the Forest Lake Lions Club in many capacities including as president. He was elected to serve as an international director from 1990 to 1992, and was on the planning committee for the USA/Canada Leadership Forum, serving as chairman of the 1996 forum held in Milwaukee. Past International Director Oscar Elejalde Vargas, a member of the Surco Integracion Lions Club in Peru, has died. A Lion for 61 years, he served as an appointed international director from 1993 to 1994. In addition to his service as a Lion, he also was active in many civic organizations. Correction The Amherst Lions Club in New York gave a $3,000 desktop magnifier to the library. The club was incorrectly identified in the November issue as being in Massachusetts.
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