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In dedication to the memory of all the men and women of the
Air Force Musicians Association who have passed on to a better place.

 Honor Roll 2016

Ben F. Fauber - June 8 

John A. Mutu - June 1 

Kenneth M. Green - May 29 

Ed Nuccio - April 12 

Paul E. Anderson - March 13 

C. Rodney Burg - February 11 

 Russell C. Beatty - January 1

Honor Roll 2015

William A. (Bill) Barbier - October 23 

Robert W. Deahl - September 2 

Harry H. Meuser - August 26 

Robert H. Townes Jr. - August 21

Joyce Maley - August 1 

Marvin L. Smith - July 22 

Robert J. Lazarony - July 21 

Julius L. Walker III - May 15 

Carlos Cantu, Jr. February 26 

Edward G. Kiefer - February 21

James Danielson - February 13 

Dave Woodford - February 9 

John A. Goodman - January 2                  

Honor Roll 2014

David Ludwig - November 30 

George Hoyt - November 7

Ernie Michelfelder October 12 

Arthur Gilmore, Jr - October 11

Michael Rubin - August 18 

Winfred McDuffie - July 14

John Jystad - June 2  

Ed McKee - May 10 

Bob Walters - May 7 

Eric Ian Saffell - April 26 

Ed Brandt - April 21 

Edward Ramirez - March 15

Louis Denton Bliss - January 29 

James Lloyd Hamlin - January 29

John Caughman - January 23 

Gil Cray - January 23

Honor Roll 2013
Larry Z. Smith - December 26
John Caughman - December 23
Carl "Tex" Wilmore - December 16
Robert Stanley Morris - November 29
Elizabeth "Beth" Schouten - November 26
Leroy Kirschenmann - November 4
Raymond Neil Mitchell - October 31
Robert "Bob" Long - October 28
Jimmy Lay - October 13
Richard Sherman Horne - September 28
Robert Magee - September 23
Rodney Goodhart - September 3
William "Bill" Walima - August 31
Caroline Cizeck - August 24
Robert "Bob" Gunar - August 19
Neil K. Olson - July 15
Robert Meredith - June 16
Gerald "Jerry" Mullins - June 15
Robert Russell - June 2
Steve Young - May 19
Philip Trenis - April 26
Arnold E. Schafer - April 18
Willie J. "Cotton" Collins, Jr. - April 5
Billy T. Cooper - March 15
Vincent H. Hart - February 12
Earl E. Evans  - February 12
Alan H. McClure - February 4
Edwin W. London - January 26

Honor Roll 2012
Don Chalmers - December 31
William W. Heard - December 8
Joseph E. "Gene" Hoggard - November 19
Samuel Bader - November 4
Bernard Rein - October 12
Gilbert S. McDonald - October 6
David McCrillis Scribner III - September 14
Rick Viano - August 27
Roy Johnson - August 18

Joyce Maley - August 1 

Daisy Jackson - July 15
Carlos H. Saloio - July 6
Daniel J "Danny" Hamilton - June 11
Daniel "Cecil" Johnson - May 16
George E. Rutledge - May 16
Kenneth Gandall - April 10
Leigh D. Steiger - April 8
Michaelina "Mikie" Bellamy - April 7

Gather "Bernie" Rone - March 29
Peter DeGenova - March 22
Warren Luening - March 18
Jeff Baumgartel - March 15
Billy Webb - March 12
Charles “Chuck” Diezman - March 10
Jack M. Kohr - February 13
Larry Carter - February 7
Henry J. "Hank" Weber - February 4
Roger James - January 19
William "Bill" Muntz - January 8
Harry Schmidt - January 3
George L Dietz - January 1

Honor Roll 2011
Harold A. Smith - December 19
Robert Lee Van Blarcom, Jr. (Carnes) - December 16
"Red" Brower - December 10
Alfred Harvey Sanders, Jr. - December 4
Robert "Bob" Hill - December 3
Charles Pettijohn - November 5
Nicol W. "Nick" Gordon III - October 22
William "Bill" Micenko - October 1 
Carl W. Costenbader - September 29
Timothy J. Tigges - September 8
Lyle M. Dockendorf - August 10
Julius M. "Jim" Ebert - August 6
John S. Wright - July 20
Werner H. Siepenkothen - July 17
Arlen Stephens - June 7
Gary Deary - May 29
Frank Milazzo - May 26
John Osiecki - May 26
John Slay - May 9
Frank Falcioni - May 7
Charlie McIlroy - May 4
Harvy Etheridge - May 2
Alfred Vinlove - May 1
Clyde Scott - April 26
Robert Hargrove - April 15
Jack Cassler - April 1
Richard "Dick" Berry - March 25
David Lasack - March 11
Jerry Tedesco - February 28
Gordon T. Pryor - February 11
Ivan D. Genuchi - February 8
George D. Nicholls - January 29
Dana Steinhauser - January 18
George Phelps - January 16
Oliver G. "Ozzie" Osborne - January 12
Joseph W. Clegg, Sr. - January 10
Robert "Doc" Haygood - January 10
Merle E. Gartrell - January 1

Honor Roll 2010
Johnny Lee Boice - December 13
Doug Crain - December 9 
James M. "Marty" Martinez - ?
James Moody - December 9
Jane Bockenek - December 8
Neil McCauley - December ?
Glen J. Valmont - December 5
William "Ken" Kendick Schwab , Jr. - November 17
Kenneth E. Goach - November 11
Willard I. Shepherd - November 8
Joseph Olexa - November 3
Edward Gadomski - October ?
Gustave "Gus" Vinas - October 31
Fred D. Spinks - October 16
Larry McDonald - October 10
James Wade - October 8
Garold W. Eaglin - September 9
William "Bill" Sprague - September 9
Ronald E. Hamile - September 3
William H. "Herb" Breaden - August 30
Janice Lorraine Chaparas - August 24
Andrew Kandanes - August 20
Leon Breeden - August 11  
Judith Lapple - August 10
Calvin Coleman - August 7
Kenny Yohe - August 4
Roger N. Denison - July 24
Floyd E. Werle - July 19
Joseph "Joe" H. Johnston - June 30
Milton Marcus - Unknown
Richard Dean Gummerson - April 28
Bob Schwebke - Unknown
Edward J. Pitlik, Sr. - April 18
Charles Gilbert Randall - April 14
Presley B. Wood - April 4
Bobby Whitney - March 31
Maj. Lois L. Tilley - March 9
Lee B. Byers - February 27
Robert Reisinger - February 18
George Robert Merritt - February 15
Kenneth J. Eshelman - February 15
Donald Lee Smith - February 13
Oscar Ghebelian - February 13
Jon Ramon Keller - February 10
Brad Crail - February 7
Robert T. Groppenbacher - January 20
Richard L. Tollefson - January 11
Rocco J. Spanja, Jr. - January 8
Elliott V.V. Maxwell - January 

Honor Roll 2009
Doug Crain - December ?
Roland H."Ron" Swale - December 27
Charles Lovelace - December 12
Mort Langstaff - December 7
Robert Horak - November 23
William Scheneman - November 12
James Allen - November 11
Joe Sugar - November 1
Charles McPhail - October 11
Robert McFall - October 8
James Wade - October 8
Bertrum S. Glick - October 7
Al Wilber - October ?
Erich Kunzel - September 1
Richard "Dick" Henderson - August 22
George Thomas Honea II - July 23
Harry Nichiporuk - July 20
Craig S. Oakley - May 30
Van Clark Zirkle - May 27
Louie Rojas - May 25
John Bunic - May 21
John Saurman - May 21
Eldy Horein - May 15
Cecil T. "Tom" Pomeroy - May 12
Richard T. Spanenberg - May 7
Glenn Eugene Heck - May 5
Stanley J. Wrobleski - May 4
William A. Edleman, Jr. - May 3
Anthony Bartyczak - April ?
James G. Kays - April 19
Karl T. Humble - April 9
Russell Gerald Eggert - March 1
Gerald K. Powell - February 15
Tim Baird - February 14
Howard L. Smith - January 10

Honor Roll 2008
Nicholas Druschat - ?
Clarence J. "Benny" Theiler - December 22
Edward L. Mohan - December 20
Clark Norcross - December 13 
Christopher E. Stovall - November 30
Rober Mason - November 17
Gerry Iwasko - October 11
Robert "Bob" McFall - October 8
Eugene M. D'Amico - ?
Ronald "Shoe" Shoemaker - September 25
Gene D. Miller - August 27
Richard Lee Nessitt - August ?
Carolyn Bateman - August 22
Joe Baker - August 18
William "Bill" Gaines - July 18
Jack C. Webb - June 14
Martha Jean Awkerman - June 9
Edward C. Russell - May 7
Harvey H. Johnson - May 5
Robert E. Miller - May 4
Rene "Buster" Laplante - April 27
Jerry Dedman - April 13
Larry Gottardi - April 12
Norman Baltazar - April 10
Barner S. Swartz - April 10
John Zurfluh - March 30
George Beardslee - March 29
Paul B. Chafin - March 23
Joseph Dolce - March 10
James R. Paschall - March 8
Willie A. Gilleon - February 23
Donald Panek - February 15
Leslie R. Brown - February 6
Robert A. Johnson - February 1
Norman Morris - January 3

Honor Roll 2007

Timothy J. Tigges - September 8
Larry McDonald - October 10
William E. Stillwagon, Jr. - December 13
Loy A. Ebersole - December 13
Harold Busey - December 9
Florentino "Tino" Cullado - December 4
Charles "Chuck" Fisher - November 30
Edward Everett Searle, Jr. - November 29
Kenny Sampson - November 26
James McKean - November 12
Royal L. Paus - November 4
Lorenzo Cortez - October 1
Donald A. Smith - September 8
Jerry Herman - August ?
Gary Sigurdson - August 19
Christie J. Anderson - August 6
Eugene C. Hall, Jr. - July 24
Ralph R. Aviles - July 16
Horace (Sam) Eakins III - June 29
John Bunic - June 27
Donald A. Smith - June 23
Reginald (Reg) Gattis - June 18
Bruce Nelson - June 12
Carlton E. Kranz - June 2
Richard Bordy - June 8
Grant Mahoney - June 5
James Kirlangitis - May 28
Igon Puchalski - May 26
Tim Eyermann - May 1
Tommy Newsom - April 28
Robert "Bob" Hilton - April ?
John N. Rubba - April 20
Eutrice Prince Shell - April 11
Duane "Woody" Eaton - April 7
Rufus "Rudy" Medlock - February 16
Forrest A. Ray - February 9
Don Grossi - January 23

Honor Roll 2006
Keith Markey - ?
John Lloyd Crary, Jr. - December 30
Gary A. Weaver - December 29
Larry Fitzhugh - December 14
James G. Brewster - December 3
Donald Butterfield - November 28
Edward Gadomski - October ?
Robert J. Chab - September 21
Ed Zeman - September 4
Leonard Craghead - July 21
Joseph R. Brost - June 4
H. A. (Bud) Lewis - April 25
Norman Charpentier - April 26
Bernice Wickersham- March 6
Marilyn L. Bright - February 28
Julius Karner - February 20
Roy Halterman - January 25
Peter Buttaro - January 20
Alexander Popp - January 4
Curtis Doucet - January 2

Honor Roll 2005
Keith Markey - ?
Richard Montz - December 27
Rudolph Frank Kubicek - December 10
John Yesulaitis - December 7
Robert W. Thomas - December 3
Darrell L. Reed - November 20
Horace E. "Gene" Frazier - November 18
Ronald Boswell - November 6
Thomas C. Williams - October 4
Keith House - August 26
Frank Lanata - August 18
Wescott B. Adams - July 30
Harold B. Roberts - July 23
Ronald T. Parsons- July 13
Carl Davidson - July ?
Randy Rogers - June 29
Arthur M. Wiggins - June 28
Lawrence M. Skeehan - May 19
Richard A. Bicoy - May 5
Gerald A. Johnson - March 7
Don Pyle - February 16
George Angus Sr - February 14
Henry Uhland - February 1

Honor Roll 2004
Duffield Myers - December 15
Gary Allen Free - December 16
Tom Eakle - December 12
Ray DeWitt - December 11
Bert (Pappy) Adair - December 10
Nelson Hersh - December 2
Jim Moyer - October 24
Mike Komesaruk - October 8
Charles Whaley - September 23
David Van DeBogart - August 30
Harold (Red) Johnson - July 26
Keith House - August 26
John (Tiny) Calhoon - July 12
Robert Landers - July 3
Robert Kaler - June 1
Kenneth Berger - May 19
Harry M. Minamishin - May 5
Frank Carter - May ?
William Jackson - March 23
William Jones - March 17
Bob Crawford - February 28
Alce’ (Al) Meric - February 22
Bob Chayko - February 21
Roy Parker - February 17
Larry Ragland - February 9
Herman Vincent - February 4
Dale Anderson February ?
Frank Mantooth - January 30
Pat Veltre - January 2

Honor Roll 2003
Al W. "Chuck" Biddle - November 2, 2003
Vernon H. M. Hiu - January 19, 2003

Honor Roll 2002
Richard T. Cauley - December 25, 2002

Honor Roll 2001
Van "Smitty" Smith - September 20, 2001
Robert Holt - June 22, 2001
Robert Stanley - June 21, 2001
Smith Dobson - April 20, 2001

Honor Roll 2000
Samuel Gruzin - February 5
Barry Weinstein - August 3, 2000
Donald G. Remine - May 16, 2000

Honor Roll 1999
Moore Perfect, Jr. - September 11, 1999
Franklin Lockwood - January 28, 1999

Honor Roll 1998
Eldridge "Bob" Bunton - October 15, 1998
Paul Driscoll - 1998

Honor Roll 1997 
Edmund Georgia - November 13 
Eugene Rosheger - June 22
David Belonger - 1997
Eugene Rosheger - June 22
Ross S. Whitehead - May 9

Lacey L. Smith - March 3rd

Calvin T. Baird - January 13

Honor Roll 1996
William P. Stitt - July 2, 1996
Robert A. LeCaire - May 28, 1996

Honor Roll 1995
Buddy Selke - August 8, 1995
Roland "Frenchy" LaFrance - June 30, 1995
Dave Davies - May 15, 1995
Vince Somma - March 1, 1995 

Honor Roll 1994
Edward V. D'Alfonso - September 27, 1994

Honor Roll 1993
Glenn "Kozy" Koyl - September 15, 1993
Rhonda Smith - March 18, 1993
James Dean - 1993

Honor Roll 1992
H. H. Fant - September 23, 1992
David Bates - August 11, 1992

Honor Roll 1991
Carroll Lynde - November 9, 1991
Moore Perfect, Jr. - September 11, 1991
Gene Gaydos - July 10, 1991
Dante Pilegi - February 1991
Gene Gaydos - 1991

Honor Roll Prior to 1991
Ricardo "Rick" Ramos - 1990
Stanley Bernstein - September 9, 1988
Ron Hauer - August 17, 1988
Dick Reitan - August 16, 1985
Joseph Lanzilotti - December 1978
Paul Hubinon - May, 1977
William Oakley - May 5, 1976
David Clarke - 1972
Orbell "Gus" Schmidt - July, 1970


Deceased persons without a definate date of death:
CMS Trebilcock
Wilber Leadbetter
Dante Pilegi
Herbert Baker
William Blakewell
John Fargo
Joe Harris.
Claud Simpson
Willie Steele
Vincent Zabala
Irv Dunham
Donald Wallick
Scott Campbell
Robert Johnson
Raymond Zimmerman
Calvin Baird
Samuel Becker
Walter Diffee
Frank Smith
Kenneth Shaw
Albert Tronti 

 
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