Hanner-Sharp Post 129





Special Edition

October 30, 2023

Sad News: Lawrence Roy, a long-time member of this post passed Thursday, October 26, 2023.  Lawrence served as the Post’s Commander 3 times and the Post’s Adjutant for 20 years.  He also served as Oklahoma Department Commander and as a Vice National Commander.

Visitation:  November 16, at 7:00 - 8:00 p.m., at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 711 N. Country Club Rd., Stillwater, OK.

Funeral Service: November 17, at 10:00 a.m., at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 711 N. Country Club Rd., Stillwater, OK.

Noteworthy Events:

November 10:  Veterans Day Celebration, Word Harvest Church, 1718 W Lakeview Drive.  Reception: 5:30 pm; Dinner: 6:00 pm.  Speaker: Major Alyssa Turner, USAF(Ret).  All Veterans and dependents invited.

RSVP: (918) 424-5607 or smdmeans@gmail.com

November 14: Wreaths Across America Fundraiser:  Cherakee Strip, All day.  Wreaths Across America will get a percentage of the sales.

Until Further Notice:  The Post Service Officer’s hours will change from Wednesday to every Tuesday from 10 am to 2 pm.  


October 25, 2023 (Updated)

Saturday, November 18, 6 pm: Dinner and the Badlands Band. $15/ticket.  Proceeds to a veteran charity.

Need a Service Officer?  Our Service Office, Lance Larson, is here to help you.  He is here, at the Post, every Tuesday, 10am-2pm. 

If you haven’t, now is the time to pay your dues.  Avoid those pesty reminder notes during the year-end holidays.  You have three options:

Mail in your $40.00 renewal (the Address is P.O. Box 192, Stillwater OK 74076 (Please let me know who you are, so I can send you your 2024 card); or 

Drop by the office.  I am here between 10 AM – 2 PM at 611 South Main; or

Renew on-line.  If you want to pay by credit card, the on-line renewal is your only option.  (Procedure: Go to: legion.org; to the right of the Legion logo, select the Renew button; enter your Legion membership number and last name; the next page will request credit card info.  When National notifies me that you have paid, I will send you your 2024 card.)

Sons of the Legion (SAL):  Your dues are also due - ($25.00).  New this year, SALs will be able to renew on line using a credit card.  You have the same payment options, as stated above, to renew.


Richard Opdyke, Adjutant