Hervey Bay Chapter Celebrates

Saturday, January 13 2018

Sister Gloria Bonventi was initiated into the Order of the Eastern Star at Victory Chapter No. 411 on the 14th August 1947. She later affiliated with Coolangatta Chapter No. 63 on the 9th December 1957. On the 6th June 1959 Sister Bonventi became a foundation member of Harmony Chapter No. 154 and on the 27th January 1973 also became a foundation member of Kingaroy Chapter No. 184 where she took up the position of Foundation Marshal.

On the 20th November 1976 Sister Bonventi was installed as Worthy Matron of Kingaroy Chapter. During her term 8 candidates were initiated into the Order. Sister Bonventi moved to Hervey Bay and affiliated with Hervey Bay Chapter No.182 on the 6th September 1980 and still remains a member. She has held many positions in the Chapters over the years which included Adah, Ruth, Assoc. Conductress, Conductress, Treasurer, Assoc. Matron, and Worthy Matron.

Although no longer able to attend meetings Sister Bonventi enjoys receiving her Notice and Minutes each month which keeps her informed of the happenings of the Chapter. Picture receiving her 70th year Certificate from Sister Margaret Rogerson.