A tribute to our Past District Governors

Many thanks are tendered to PDG Bill Keller of District OH1 for sharing most of the pictures below!

Dr. William Schrontz (B)

1936-37 - Newark

 

C. L. Shute (B)

1941-42 - New Lexington

 

Dr. Hugh Wyatt (D)

1941-42 - Mt. Vernon

 

C. E. Denman (B)

1943-44 - Crooksville

 
 

Clarence Jenkins (D)

1946-47 - Mt. Vernon

 
 

Norman LaFaber (B)

1948-49 - Marietta

 
 

Walter Muir (B)

1949-50 - Lancaster

 

Lee Dill (E)

1950-51 - Centerburg

 

Lawrence Holtsberry (B)

1950-51 - Hebron

 

Dwight Robinson (B)

1951-52 - Athens

 
 

Leonard Boord (H)

1952-53 - Marietta

 

Tom Hawk (B)

1952-53 - Crooksville

 

Sanford Kearns (H)

1953-54 - Jackson

William Joy (B)

1953-54 - Newark

 

Cloyce Martin (H)

1955-56 - Athens

 
 

Charles Bean (B)

1956-57 - Millersport

 

Dr. Lester Kreig (H)

1956-57 - Marietta Noon

 

Edgar Work (B)

1957-58 - Lancaster

 
 

Lewis McBride (H)

1958-59 - Athens

 

Alton Moore (B)

1958-59 - Duncan Falls-Philo

 

Hobert McGinnis (H)

1959-60 - Wellston

Charles Boring (B)

1959-60 - Thornville

 
 

Willis Leadingham (H)

1960-61 - Pomeroy

 

Charles Olmstead (A)

1961-62 - Coshocton

 

Robert Lowery (E)

1961-62 - Jerry Frontier

John Waring (B)

1961-63 - Newark

 

Wayne Kreutzer (B)

1963-64 - Beverly

 

Don Welshon (B)

1964-65 - Pataskala

 
 

Dan Cole (K)

1965-66 - Marietta Noon

 
 

Fred Boyer (K)

1966-67 - New Concord

 

Marvin Davis (G)

1967-68 - Warsaw

Raye Richter (K)

1967-68 - Pickerington

 

Cecil McGlone, Jr. (K)

1968-69 - Athens

 
 

John Dollmeyer (K)

1969-70 - Lancaster

 

Evan Davis (K)

1970-71 - Beverly

 
 

Gordon Gainer (K)

1971-72 - Heath

 
 

Russ Williams (K)

1972-73 - Chesterhill

 
 

Howard Hoshor (K)

1973-74 - Hebron

 

Joe Hanning (K)

1974-75 - Nelsonville

 

Charles Hawbaker (J)

1975-76 - Jackson

 
 

Paul Kelley (K)

1975-76 - Pickerington

 

James Allen (K)

1976-77 - Beverly

 

James Donovan (K)

1977-78 - Summit Station

 

James Butler (K)

1978-79 - Limestone Valley

Roger Engle (K)

1979-80 - Lancaster

 

Lee Cates (K)

1980-81 - Nelsonville

 

William Shondel (J)

1981-82 - Gallipolis

 

Lee Burba (K)

1981-82 - Pickerington

 

John Shreve (K)

1982-83 - Beverly

 

Earl "Butch" Strawn (K)

1983-84 - Carroll

 
 

Bill Zartman (K)

1984-85 - Frontier

 

Lloyd Goodman (K)

1985-86 - Lancaster

 
 

Robert Nethers (K)

1986-87 - Frazeysburg

 

Larry Roberts (K)

1987-88 - Thornville

 

Gene Cline (K)

1988-89 - Alexander

 
 

David Miller (K)

1989-90 - Carroll

 

Gene Knight (K)

1990-91 - Zanesville Y-City

 

Dwain Clark (J)

1991-92 - Jackson

Pat Crow (K)

1991-92 - Danville

 

Bob Morey (K)

1992-93 - Marietta Noon

 

Gene Cline (K)

1992-93 - Alexander

 
 

Noel Dusan(K)

1993-94 - Hebron

 
 

John O'Flaherty (K)

1994-95 - Frazeysburg

John Vorys (J)

1995-96 - Wellston

 

Ted Keller (K)

1995-96 - Millersport

 

Fred Boring (K)

1996-97 - Thornville

 

Russ Perkey (K)

1997-98 - Hebron

 
 

Ed Green (K)

1998-99 - Athens

 
 

Dan Kuhn (K)

1999-00 - Pataskala

 

Stan Starling (K)

2000-01 - Chesterhill

 

Judy Strawn (K)

2001-02 - Bloom Carroll

 
 

Gene Rushing (K)

2002-03 - Trimble Twp.

 

John C. Smith (J)

2003-04 - Jackson

 

Ed Otte (K)

2003-04 - Millersport

 
 

Marty Savage (K)

2004-05 - Thornville

 

Chris Homer (J)

2005-06 - Gallipolis

 

Don DeVault (K)

2005-06 - Licking Valley

George Bachman (K)

2006-07 - Baltimore

 

Denny Irwin (K)

2007-08 - Mt. Vernon

 
 

Robert Buxton (G)

2008-09 - Warsaw

 

Debbie Lloyd (J)

2008-09 - Jackson

 
 

Steve Tyo (K)

2008-09 - Duncan Falls-Philo

 
 

Gary Kelsey (K)

2009-10 - Pataskala

 

Ron Keller (K)

2010-11 - Millersport

 

Janice Arnold (K)

2011-12 - Reno

 

 

 

 

Rick Tipple (J)

2012-13 - Gallipolis

 
 

Sue Haban (K)

2012-13 - Bloom Carroll

 

Bill Schultz (K)

2013-14 - Baltimore

 

 

 

Richard Sweeney (K)

2014-15 - Carroll

 

Dan O'Connor (K)

2015-16 - Thornville

 

Sue Diehm (OH7)

2016-17 - Bloom Carroll

 

Dave Stockum (OH7)

2017-18 - Rushville Union

 
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