The past district governors of Lions Clubs District 13-D held their annual banquet at A La Cart Catering in Canfield. Special guests were current District Gov. John Woodside of the Jackson Township Lions Club in Canton and wife, Midge, and spouses of the past district governors.
After dinner, there was a brief business meeting and a moment of silence for the 24 deceased members. Woodside gave his State of the District Address. There was much fellowship.
District 13-D is composed of some 53 Lions clubs in the counties of Mahoning, Trumbull, Portage, Stark and Columbiana.
Past District Gov. Donald Heldman of the Wellsville Lions Club chaired the event.
In attendance at the Lions past district governors' banquet are seated, from left, Chuck Allcorn (Sebring 1989-90), David Rice (Sebring 2002-03), Donald Martin (Crestwood 1985-86), Verna Williams (Warren 2004-05), Dwain Hawkins (New Waterford 1990-91), Ron Clifton (Youngstown 1997-98), and Bud Jenkins (Boardman 1996-97); and standing,
Ted Filmer (Canfield 2006-07), Paul Metrovich (Calcutta 1992-93), Bob Whited (Austintown 1995-96), Jeff Snyder (Magnolia 2010-11), Bob Booher (Canal Fulton 2003-04), Don Heldman (East Liverpool 2009-10), Governor John Woodside (Jackson Township), and Harold Ullman (Crestwood 2008-09).