scouts-l Mail Archive for July of 2000: Gone Home (fwd)
Mark Orlovsky (morlovsk@EXECPC.COM
Fri Jul 21 2000 - 12:54:40 CDT
It is with deep sadness that I announce the death of Emmett J. Doerr. He
died July 20th in Michigan. Emmett's record of service with the BSA was one
He had been recognized with many awards:
George Meany Award.
St. George Award.
Vigil Honor member Mikano Lodge.
Scouter of the Year (Order of the Arrow)
Brother Barnabus National Catholic Committee Award (the first recipient of
the National Catholic Award)
1910 Society Member.
In 1976, Camp Emmett J. Doerr (known as Camp Doerr) was established at
Indian Mound Scout Reservation.
He was a generous benefactor of the Milwaukee County Council and to Scouting
in general. He will be greatly missed.