West Central Coast District Hoop Shoot

Once again, the WCCD had an exciting Hoop Shoot. The 2015/2016 District contest was held at the Page Youth Center in Santa Barbara on January 17, 2016, with Santa Barbara Lodge # 613 hosting for the 9th consecutive year. For … Continue reading

The Passing of Bill Jansen, PER

Oceano/Five Cities Elks Lodge is saddened to announce that we have lost another wonderful brother – PER Bill Jansen. Bill was a Past Exalted Ruler of Oceano/Five Cities Elks Lodge (1982-83) and a 58 year member of the Elks. He … Continue reading

The Passing of PER Harry Brockwell

We are saddened to announce the passing of PER Harry Brockwell on December 26, 2015. Harry was a 35-year member of the Thousand Oaks Elks Lodge No. 2477 and served as Exalted Ruler in 2010. Harry leaves behind his wife, … Continue reading

The Passing of Ashley F. Fittz, PDDGER, PAVP, PER

It is with heavy hearts that we are announcing the passing of Ashley F. Fittz, PDDGER, PAVP, PER. Ashley was Exalted Ruler of the Santa Maria Elks Lodge #1538 in 1995-1996, VP of the district in 2005-2006 and DDGER of … Continue reading

The Passing of William M. “Stan” Stanford, PER, PAVP

It is with great sorrow that we learned of the death of William M. “Stan” Stanford, PER, PAVP, who passed away on November 28, 2015. At his request there will not be any services.  Please keep his wife Roberta and … Continue reading

A Presidential Golf Tournament

The West Central Coast District will be hosting “A Presidential Golf Tournament” at Alisal Ranch Golf Course on Saturday, February 6, 2016. As a little background on our incoming State President, Lance was born in Jamestown New York joining the … Continue reading

The Passing of PSVP Edward Rogers

Edward Rodgers, Past State Vice President 2003-2004 from Oceano/Five Cities Elks Lodge #2504 passed away on February 8, 2015. Edward Milton Rodgers was born and raised in the San Louis Obispo California area attending public school. He joined the Army in September … Continue reading

The Passing of Shawn Michael Gilbert

Shaun Gilbert was the son of PER Steve & brother of PER Stacey Gilbert. Shawn Michael Gilbert June 30, 2014 Shawn Michael Gilbert, beloved husband, father, son and brother, born February 16, 1972 – was carried home to be with … Continue reading

The Passing of Michael Petlow, Father of Gary Petlow PER of Santa Barbara Lodge #613

91 years young, Michael Petlow passed away peacefully and surrounded by his family at his home on June 27, 2014. Mike lived the American Dream. He was a man of many talents and many interests. He was a charismatic man … Continue reading