Sharing sad news, fellow Lions… Lion Al Rogers passed away yesterday evening. Please keep his family in your prayers during this difficult time.

Alan J. Rogers, Sr., 87 of Massillon, passed away on Wednesday, May 9, 2018. He was born on April 13, 1931 in McDonaldsville, Ohio and was the son of Jess and Helen Rogers. They preceded him in death.
Al retired from Fleming Foods where he was an accountant after 37.5 years. He was a very active member of the community, volunteering his time and leadership with the Massillon Lion’s Club (past president), the various Masonic bodies and the Massillon Tiger Booster Club (past president).
Big Al was an avid golfer, loved the Tigers, the Ohio State Buckeyes, the Cleveland Cavaliers and Indians.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his son Bruce Rogers and two sisters.
He is survived by his loving wife, June (Caldwell) Rogers, with whom he would have celebrated 62 years of marriage on May 19th, his son, Alan J. (Tammy) Rogers, Jr., his daughter, Lynne Rogers, his grandchildren, Christina (James) Rogers-Cook, Melissa (Jason) Grup, Lindsay (Jason) Dillon, Lauren (fiancé Ray Gill) Thomas, Brianna (Raymond) Latiano and Alyssa Rogers, 9 great grandchildren and his sister Ruthie Chapman.
In keeping with Al’s wishes, private graveside services were held for the family. There were no calling hours.
Memorials may be made in Al’s name to either the Boys and Girls Club of Massillon or the Massillon Lion’s Club.

Paquelet & Arnold-Lynch Funeral Home & Crematory
330-833-4839

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Massillon Lions Club Scholarship

Graduating seniors at Massillon’s Washington High School with a 3.0 GPA or higher are invited to apply for the 2017-18 Massillon Lions Club scholarship.  Details are on the application linked below!

Massillon Lions Club Scholarship 2017-2018

The deadline is fast approaching: March 20, 2018!

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February Newsletter is live!

Check out our latest edition of our newsletter, Lions in Focus:

February 2018 Massillon Lions Club Newsletter

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Annual Show Practices Are Off and Running!

Show practices are underway upstairs at the Lions Lincoln Theatre!  Tickets are now available from any Massillon Lions Club member!

Jan. 14, 2018 (2)

Jan. 16, 2018 (4)

Jan. 16, 2018 (3)

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Save the Date: Annual Show!

2018 poster

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Upcoming Meetings

Monday, November 6, 2017
6:00 p.m.
Lions Club November Board Meeting

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

6:15 p.m.
Volunteer Recognition Dinner
(Stuffed pepper, red skin potatoes, corn, tossed salad)

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

6:15 p.m.
(Salisbury steak, mashed potatoes, green beans, cole slaw)

Tuesday, November 21, 2017
6:15 p.m.
Program: Cammie Gattuso
Sausage & peppers, au gratin potatoes, glazed carrots, apple sauce

Tuesday, November 28, 2017
6:15 p.m.
Turkey Tetrazzini, noodles, peas, chocolate cake

Monday, December 4, 2017

Lions Club December Board Meeting

Tuesday, December 5, 2017
6:15 p.m. Business Meeting
Cook’s Choice

Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Lions Club Family Christmas Party

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Upcoming Meetings

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 6:15 p.m.: Regular meeting

  • Ham steak, scalloped potatoes, mixed vegetables, gelatin fruit

Monday, October 2, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.: Lions Board Meeting

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 6:15 p.m.: Zone Meeting Meeting

  • Swiss steak, mashed potatoes, corn, Tahitian fruit

Monday, October 9, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.: Theatre Board Meeting

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 6:15 p.m.: Business Meeting

  • Turkey tetrazzini, noodles, peas, apple sauce

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 6:15 p.m.: Regular Meeting

  • Pork chop, scalloped potatoes, glazed carrots, cole slaw

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 6:15 p.m.: Regular meeting

  • Beef tips, noodles, green beans, tossed salad

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 6:15 p.m.: Regular meeting

  • Lasagna, mixed vegetables, tossed salad
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September Newsletter Published

Check out September’s Newsletter, including the dates of our upcoming meetings!

September 2017 Newsletter 

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Summer Board Meeting: Tuesday, August 22, 2017

The Summer Board Meeting will be:

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at the Oaks Club Pavilion.

The steak fry dinner (steak, baked potato, salad, vegetable, and dessert) will be provided by Santangelo’s.

The cost for the dinner will be $20 which includes the tip. RSVP is required.

Contact King Lion Randy Stuck by Tues. August 15th.

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July Newsletter Published

The latest edition of the Massillon Lions Club newsletter has been published and is available at:

http://massillonlions.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/July-2017-Lions-in-Focus.pdf

Previous editions are available at: http://massillonlions.org/newsletters/ 

Check out the new format and columns and let me know if you have any ideas for content in upcoming issues!

Lion Maureen

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