Society Kick-off Event

On Sunday, June 22, the Butte des Morts Historical Preservation Society (BDMHPS) held its kick-off event at the Butte des Morts Lions Club with approximately 75 people in attendance.

Pictured left, Society President, Joe Yana welcomed attendees who gathered in nearby Frank Kachur Pavilion to witness the charter meeting of the new organization.

The meeting was the first for the new board members that includes the following individuals: Joseph V. Yana (President), Randy R. Domer (Vice President), Patricia A. Yana (Secretary/Treasurer), George J. Kontos, James F. Quillinan, Debra Daubert, Harold W. Thorpe and Vicki Wilson

Organization bylaws were submitted, adjusted and approved by the board and dates for meetins were established for the upcoming year.

Initial article sent to the press

The Butte des Morts Historical Preservation Society was started in 2014 by Joe and Patti Yana from Butte des Morts, and Randy Domer from Oshkosh.

Our mission is to collect, preserve, and disseminate materials and information relating to the rich history of Butte des Morts, Wisconsin, which began in 1818 as a fur trading post founded by Augustin Grignon.

Butte des Morts Historical Preservation Society

Board Members

Joe Yana, President
Randy Domer, Vice President
Patti Yana, Secretary/Treasurer
Vicki Wilson, at large executive committee member
George Kontos
Jim Quillinan
Tom Kontos
Harold (Skip) Thorpe
Debra Daubert


P.O. Box 332
     Butte des Morts, WI 54927
 920.582.9616
 BDMHPS@gmail.com

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