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Welcome

The Sons in Retirement (SIR) Luther Burbank Branch of Santa Rosa assists men in renewing former friendships and provides opportunities to make new friends through association with other retirees. The only requirement for membership is that a man be retired and sponsored by an active member. Membership shall be open to men retired from fulltime gainful occupation, regardless of age, race, color or religion.

LUNCHEON MEETINGS

The Luther Burbank Branch 17 is very active and always welcomes new members. Meetings are held at the Scottish Rite Temple on the third Friday of each month, and you can always find the luncheon menu in the Newsletter. For more information about attending, visit the Membership page, or contact membership chair, Doug Weber, (707) 545-3188, email zzzweber@aol.com

ACTIVITY NEWS

Visit the Activities page for information about regular events scheduled for SIR Branch 17 members.

For Statewide Activities information, click here to be taken directly to the "SIR Happenings" page on the State SIR Website.

NEWSLETTER

Find monthly messages and program notes on the Newsletter page.

2017 OFFICERS AND BOARD MEMBERS

OFFICERS

  • BIG SIR: Ted Scapeccia
  • LITTLE SIR: Bob Reuther
  • SECRETARY: Jim MacMillan
  • ASST. SECRETARY: (Vacant)
  • TREASURER: Stan Borges
  • ASST. TREASURER: Glenn Seime
  • IMMEDIATE PAST BIG SIR: Jim Gurke

BARK EDITOR

  • Jim Fenstermaker

DIRECTORS FOR ONE YEAR

  • John French
  • Lance Thompson
  • Vacant

DIRECTORS FOR TWO YEARS

  • Barry Bialkoski
  • Dennis Mangan
  • Mark Burchill

WEBMASTER

  • Jim MacMillan

PRESIDENT OF SIR

  • Jerry Strain

AREA 13 GOVERNOR

  • Vacant

REGION 10 DIRECTOR

  • James Filippo

Contact SIR Inc. at 1-877-747-9066 or email contact.sirinc@gmail.com.

COMMITTEES

  • Activities:Bob Vidalin
  • Attendance: John French (Assistant: Marv Schouweiler)
  • Audit: Romie Schneider (Assistant: Marvin Mai)
  • Chaplain: Herb Percy (Assistant: Mike Heinzelman)
  • Growth & Nominating: Jim Gurke, Jim MacMillan & Fred Rose
  • Membership: Doug Weber (Assistant: Oscar Barragan)

PROGRAMS

  • Bar & Beverage: Bob Gaggero & Dave Mink
  • Bartender: Don Malvestiti & Bob Vidalin
  • Boys Night Out: Mark Burchill
  • Couples Night Out: Fred Rose
  • Bowling: Mike Heinzelman
  • Bridge: Al Black
  • Christmas & Picnic: Bob Gaggero (Assistant: Frank Moreda)
  • Fishing: Don Salazar
  • Gardening: Lance Thompson
  • Golf: Roy Thuestad & Jim Gurke, Co-Chairs
  • Photo Gallery: Vacant
  • Tour & Travel: Jim LaMar
  • Traveling Golf:Jim Jones & Bob Andrews, Co-Chairs
  • Global Forum: Adu Ibrahim
  • Poker: Steve Edelstein
  • Veterans Day: Mike O'Neill