Long time active club member Lee Griffin passed away on Monday, October 22nd. Lee joined the Harper Creek Optimist Club September 1977. He held numerous club offices and participated in practically all club programs and projects throughout his membership. He regularly attended the weekly meetings and for the past number of years chaired our summer weekly outdoor meetings. He was a true Optimist and his services have been greatly appreciated and will be missed. As specified by his family, memorials in his name may be directed to the Harper Creek Optimist Club at 4275 Capital Avenue SW, Battle Creek, MI 49015.