OWENSVILLE—Owensville Chapter #414 Order of the Eastern Star honored four of its members for 50 years of membership. Shirly Boyd, Eula Hopkins, Ida Runge and Margo Schmidt all attained 50 years of membership in 2018. Schmidt, Boyd and Runge were honored with a dinner followed by a pin and certificate presentation at the April 27th meeting, which coincided with the chapters friendship night bringing members from all over the district to the chapter for that night. Pins were presented by Worthy Matron Caitlin Jones and Worthy Patron Rodney Jones and pinned on by family members or fellow star members of the recipient’s choice. Hopkins, who now resides in Jefferson City, was unable to attend, but received her pin and a certificate from the Worthy Grand Matron and Worthy Grand Patron congratulating her on her accomplishment at a later date.
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