Old Farts XIV
Christmas Luncheon

Floata Seafood Restaurant
180 Keefer Street
Vancouver, BC

December 11th, 2014

Welcome to new members:
Eugena Carela, Mike Davis, Alisia Diaz, Patti Dorin,
Sid Fattedad, John McCulloch, Alison Phillips & Gail Searson

and long-time returning members:
Sten Linde, Carol Valhbruch & Michael Watson

And now for this year's pictures....



Tom Edwards and Stephen Elmy greet first arrivals, Alan Thompson,
Maureen Otway, Pat Korenic and David Chiu



Stephen Elmy helps Glynis Symington with her name tag, while Tom Edwards
checks in Alan Thompson, Maureen Otway and Pat Korenic



Stephen Elmy arranging all the name tags in some semblance of order



Gary Read and Stephen Elmy



Fred Whyte, Murray Atherton, Doug McIntyre, Gary & Sharon Read



Gary & Sharon Read, Glynis Symington, Ivano Corazza & Denis Forristal



Sid Fattedad joined us this year and introduced his new book on his years with
Canadian Airlines. He is seen here, signing Leonard Zurkowski's book



Tom Edwards is looking for his table partners



George and Marsha Taylor, with Glynis Symington



Robert McFadden, Maureen Otway & Bud Alexander



Wellington Lee & Marilyn Gardner



Gary Read and Richard Carlin



Alan Thompson, Pat Korenic & Wellington Lee



Glynis Symington and Leonard Zurkowski



Marsha & George Taylor, with Maureen Otway



Alan Thompson explains just how it's done, to Richard Carlin.
Pat Korenic and Bud Alexander catching up, in the background



Doug Robertson and Bu Alexander



Gary Read, Anita Chu, Patrick Wang & Sharon Read



Alan Thompson, Kevin Blacquiere & Ted Allen



Gary Read, Sten Linde & Tom Edwards



Leonard Zurkowski, Katie Holder and Dorothy Robinson



Glen Steeves and Sharon Read



Ivano Corazza, Marilyn Gardner & Murray Atherton



George Taylor and Doug McIntyre



Janet Pavlik and Laurie Triggs



Denis Forristal, Luis Moran, Murray Atherton & Doug Robertson



Rick Buecking and Marcia Pike, with John McCulloch in the background



Elaine Rowe gives Gary Read and Mike Durkin her autograph
while Pat Korenic and Glen Steeves look on from the background



Glen Steeves, Elaine Rowe & Mike Durkin



Fred Whyte and Wellington Lee



Karen & Malcolm Nicholson with John Mee



Robin Montcalm, Mike Durkin & Hana Talimalo



Ron Waterhouse and Leonard Zurkowski



Phil Storey with Gail & Roger Searson



"Hi Sten Linde, my name is Charles Hardy.."



Doug Robertson, Ken Bishop, Charles Hardy & Sten Linde



Kevin Blacquiere and Jacques Malaspina
'
Hablas espaņol?'



John McCulloch with Malcolm & Karen Nicholson
(Who's doling out the cash here?)



Peter Barnett with Eugena Carela & Alisia Diaz



Sid Fattedad, Frank Suto & Donna Wright



Sharon Read, Katie Holder & Dorothy Robinson



Penny Dalton, Kathleen & Frank Addison



Susan Snider and Diane Trueman



Maureen Otway and Glynis Symington



Robert McFadden, Bud Alexander, Wellington Lee, Sid Fattedad & Richard Carlin



Charles Hardy & Ivano Corazza



Gordon Ashmore & Denis Forristal



Malcolm & Karen Nicholson, with Wellington Lee & Kathleen Addison



Frank Addison and Greg Moon



Gail Searson, Glynis Symington, Elaine Rowe & Sandie Dexter
(Glen Steeves & Sharon Read, off to the side, conspiring how to photobomb this picture)



Fred Whyte & Gary Read



Marilyn Gardner & Jacques Malaspina



Penny Dalton, Robin Montcalm & Gordon Ashmore



Alan Thompson, Rick Buecking & John McCulloch



Elaine Rowe, Glen Steeves, Mike Durkin, Ron Waterhouse
Gary Read, Roger & Gail Searson



Robert McFadden with Frank & Kathleen Addison, in the lineup....



John Pavlik & Lisa Cooper



Lisa & Ted Cooper



Doug McIntyre, Dorothy Robinson, Katie Holder & Wellington Lee



John & Janet Pavlik


 
Carol Vahlbruch, Luis Moran & Marilyn Gardner



Denis Forristal, Murray Atherton, Kathleen & Frank Addison



Bud Alexander, David Elmy, Shirley Jackman & Angus Wilkinson



Sten Linde & Charles Hardy photobombed by Luis Moran



Mike Durkin & Hana Talimalo



David Elmy, Robin Montcalm & Susan Snider



Glen Steeves and Clare Ash



Jacques Malaspina, Sandy Schick, Patti Dorin, Sandie Dexter,
Alison Phillips, Greg Moon & Denis Forristal, all in the "lit" part of the room



Marilyn Gardner, Donna Wright, Helen Grant, Glynis Symington & Debby Stephenson



Leonard Zurkowski, Sandy Schick, Alison Phillips & Jacques Malaspina



Mike Durkin and Katie Holder



Wendy Frost, Marilyn Gardner & Debby Stephenson



Maureen Otway, Peter de Souza, Bev Cutler, Lisa Cooper, Charles Hardy & Sten Linde



Mike Durkin with Jeffrey & Peter Barnett



Bob Cooke & Pat Korenic



Ole Pii, Wellington Lee, Ron Waterhouse & Doug Robertson



Stephen Elmy, Frank Suto & Lisa Cooper
(Great vests, guys...)



Glen Dierker & Ian Davis



Peter de Souza catches hugs from Diane Trueman and Hana Talimalo



The lights finally came on........
Stephen Elmy welcomes everyone an invites them to take a seat and lunch will begin. Leonard Zurkowski and Hana Talimalo are ready for the "first course"



Ron Waterhouse presents Stephen Elmy with a box of "bacon-flavoured" toothpicks



Hana Talimalo & Alan Thompson



Ivano Corazza, Ron Waterhouse & Diane Trueman



Stephen Elmy, Karen Nicholson, Kevin Blacquiere & Ted Cooper



Luis Moran with Sharon & Gary Read, Dorothy Robinson & Katie Holder



Donna Wright, Wendy Frost, Ken Bishop, Marilyn Gardner & Denis Forristal



Katie Holder & Wellington Lee are photobombed by Frank Suto



Malcolm Nicholson & Bob Southern



Old work buddies - Penny Dalton & Carol Vahlbruch



David Elmy with Alisia Diaz and Eugena Carela



And then this year's luncheon was over and some old friends
gathered for a group shot.
Back row: Ron Waterhouse, Stephen Elmy, Hana Talimalo & Lisa Cooper
Front row: Susan Snider, Diane Trueman & Alan Thompson



A special word of thanks to David Chiu for helping select the menu, arranging for the lower beverage prices, and organizing free parking for everyone who managed to get into the Parkade before the unannounced "power outage".

Photographs courtesy of Leonard Zurkowski, Sandie Dexter, Tom Edwards and Maureen Otway

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