April 24, 2014

Gardner Lions Club members serve

Ray Hess, left, and Dave Johnson prepare to stop traffic and gather change for a Lions Club fundraiser earlier this year. The Lions Club is one of many civic organizations in Gardner. Submitted photo courtesy of Tory Roberts

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
When Tory Roberts, Gardner, was looking for a place to volunteer, she answered the roar of the Lions Club.
It’s the world’s largest service organization boasting more than 1.3 million members. Approximately, 15 of those members belong …

Lions Club updates GEHS wall in memory of former member

Lions Club members Judy Gurley, Ray Hess, Butch Freund, Joe Harvey, Jan Harvey, Betty Vohs, T.C. TanCreti, Charlie Ryals, and Sandy Hampton pose in front of the newly-upgraded Veteran’s Memorial Wall at Gardner Edgerton High School. Staff photo by Mica Marriott

Mica Marriott
mmarriott@gardnernews.com

When Vic Vervynck, an active member of the Gardner Lions Club, passed away last April, club members were on the hunt for a way to find a way to honor their late fellow comrade.

His family donated …