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Dedicated to the members of the National Association of Commodores who have crossed the bar:

Commodore Daniel K. McGregor

It is with great sadness that I must inform you that Past District Commodore Daniel K. McGregor, passed away May 23, 2018.

COMO McGregor was District Commodore for 9th Central Region from 2000- 2001.

Beloved husband of Beverly for 67 years; loving father of Dennis (Terrie Crook), Linda (James) Wietecha, Debbie (the late Joseph) Cotey and Terry (Catherine); dear grandfather of Kelly, Kevin, Tracy, Lori, Danny, Scott. He was predeceased by grandson Jimmy; proud great grandfather of Abigail, Matthew, Brianna, Ryan, Hayden, Aubrey, Abby, Brooklyn, Kaleigh, Scarlet, Noah, Connor and Izzy.

Dan had a great love for boating!! He spent as much time as he could with his wife and family underway on their boat named the “Deb-B-Lin”. Dan’s true passion was to captain the “Deb-B-Lin” and voluntarily patrol the waters of Lake Saint Clair, looking for and assisting fellow boaters in distress. He was also a life time member of the Masonic Lodge #6 in Mt. Clemens, MI. Daniel proudly served in the United States Navy and is a Korean War Veteran who served on the USS RB Anderson (DD-796).

Visitation Friday, May 25, 2018 2pm to 9pm. Kaul Funeral Home. Funeral service Saturday, May 26, 2018 10am. Kaul Funeral Home 28433 Jefferson Ave., St. Clair Shores.

Beverly McGregor, Wife
Dennis (Terrie Crook) McGregor, Son
Linda (James) Wietecha, Daughter
Debbie (the late Joseph) Cotey, Daughter
Terry (Catherine) McGregor, Son
Dear grandfather of Kelly, Kevin, Tracy, Lori, Danny, Scott. Proud great grandfather of Abigail, Matthew, Brianna, Ryan, Hayden, Aubrey, Abby, Brooklyn, Kaleigh, Scarlet, Noah, Connor and Izzy.
He was predeceased by grandson Jimmy.

Commodore Dan Maxim

It is with sadness that I inform you of the passing of Commodore Dan Maxim, past ANACO, on Friday evening, May 25th, 2018. COMO Maxim held several positions since joining the Coast Guard Auxiliary in 1985. Most recently he served as Chairman of the National Safe Boating Council.

His family will receive friends wishing to express their condolences at the A.S. Cole Son & Company funeral home in Cranbury, NJ on Saturday, May 26th, from 2-5 pm.

They are planning to hold a memorial service to celebrate his life in Cape May late September.

Also, to honor his more than 30-year legacy with the Coast Guard Auxiliary, they will be setting up a named fund with the Coast Guard Foundation. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to this fund.

Commodore Robert Louis Wecker

Robert Louis Wecker, 93, entered into rest Friday February 16, 2018 at Misericordia Nursing Center. He was the husband of the late Neva K. (Walters) Wecker.

A viewing will be 10-11 a.m. Saturday March 3, 2018 at St. Joseph Church 2935 Kingston Rd. The Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 11 a.m. at the church with Rev. James Menkhus OFM Cap as celebrant.

Burial will be in Holy Saviour Cemetery with military rites presented by the York County Veterans Honor Guard. The John W. Keffer Funeral Homes and Crematory, Inc. is assisting with the arrangements.

Mr. Wecker was born October 11,1924 in York, a son of the late Harry and Mae (Lauber) Wecker. He was a member of St. Joseph Church, the Knights of Columbus, the Catholic War Veterans, and the Knights of St. Paul. He started his career at BM Root Company as a machinist and rose to the seat of a vice president over his fifty years with the company. After retiring he assisted at Wecker's Flooring. He was a 1943 graduate of William Penn Senior High School and was a U.S. Army WW II veteran serving with the 10th Armored Division 796 AAA and defended the town of Bastone during the Battle of the Bulge. He was a loving husband and devoted his life to his family. He was a relentless Baltimore Orioles fan. His passion was the Coast Guard Auxiliary and had attained the designation of District Commodore. He was a dog lover.

Robert is survived by his children, Kathleen A. Baublitz and her husband, Tom, Michael H. Wecker and his wife, Penny, Diane J. Boyer and her husband, Mike, and Melissa Wecker; ten grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Patricia M. Huffman.

Memorial contributions may be made to SPCA 3159 Susquehanna Trail North, York, PA 17406.

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