Pleiades installs officers


SIDNEY — The 110th annual installation of officers of the Pleiades Chapter No. 298 Order of Eastern Star was Nov. 10, in the Sidney Masonic Temple.

Lee Fearnley and Ralph Fearnley were installed as the 2019 worthy matron and worthy patron, respectively.

Other officers installed were Sylvia Smith, associate matron; Stacy Smith, associate patron; Elaine Pumphrey, treasurer and grand representative of District of Columbia; Patricia Reineke, conductress; Debi Wood, associate conductress; the Rev. Joe Pumphrey, chaplain; Rob Morrison, marshal; Mary Cupp, organist; Connie Snider, Adah and deputy grand matron; Julie Morrison, Martha and grand representative of Mississippi; Sue Yaney, Electa; and Diane Dempsey, warder.

Past Grand Matron Jean Watters served as installing officer. Past Grand Patron Bruce Ailes servec as chaplain. Jenna Geuy served as Out of State Registration Committee member and installing marshal, and Fonda Mason served as installing organist.