We are proud to annouce that Steve Thornton, from Wooster, Ohio was elected to serve as international director of Lions Clubs International at the association’s 101st International Convention, held in Las Vegas, Nevada.
ID Steve is the 18th lion from Ohio to serve as an International Director.
Lions Steps for Pediatric Cancer Research
In August through September 2018, Lions Club members across Ohio will be hosting and participating in a series of walks and runs to raise money and awareness to fight pediatric cancer.
Join the Lions of Ohio and let's make a statement the world can hear: Ohio Lions are fighting pediatric cancer, one small STEP at a time!
Past International President James T. Coffey passed away peacefully Wednesday, July 11, 2018.
PIP Jim served a two year term as International Director in 1980-1982, and then as International President in 1993-1994.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, July 15 from 12:00-3:00 and 5:00-7:00 p.m. at the J.E. Foster Funeral Home, 701 Findley Street, Toronto, OH 43964. Lions Club service will be held at 7:00 p.m.
Funeral Service will be held on Monday, July 16 at 11:00 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, 116 North Third Street, Toronto, OH 43964. Burial will follow in Island Creek Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made in PIP Jim's name to LCIF.