Saturday Mar 16, 2013
Burns Club Celebrates the Life of Lawrence Cormack
At the regular March Luncheon Meeting this afternoon, the Burns Club, remembered, and celebrated the life of, it's late president Lawrence Cormack. Following a moment of silence prior to the lunch, club secretary Colin read Burns' Epitaph on William Muir, before symbolically passing the gavel to new President Don Rennicks..
During his remarks Don Rennicks called Lawrence a friend and a mentor.
The Burns Club Mens Chorus entertained after the meeting by singing "The Northern Lights of Old Aberdeen" Club member Mima Kir read a poem popular with both she and Lawrence from their school days. Club Secretary Colin Harris read "Masonic Song" in tribute to Lawrence, a lifelong member of the craft.
New name badges, an initiative of Lawrence, were distributed to all members present at the meeting.
Monday Mar 4, 2013
Funeral for Burns Club President Set
The Funeral for Burns Club President Lawrence Cormack will be held tomorrow, Tuesday March 5, at 2:00 p.m. at Desjardin Funeral Chapel 357 Des Meurons. Club Director Lynette Buchanan in charge of arrangements.
Sunday Mar 3, 2013
Burns Club Mourns Loss of President
Burns Club President Lawrence Cormack passed away this morning at Concordia Hospital. Arrangements are pending.