Welcome to our Chapter
A message from our Regent Diana Kay Ritter
Independence Pioneers is comprised of a variety of ages from our Junior Members to the young at heart. Our members are involved in various professions from college students, doctors, professors, professional mothers, to retirees. This makes our chapter a very interesting and fun group of ladies.
Our chapter holds monthly programs on a wide variety of subjects that promote education, history, patriotism, music, and culture, to name a few. There is something for everyone to enjoy and learn.
Our chapter holds luncheon meetings on the frst Tuesday of each month, March through December excluding July and August.We welcome prospective members and guests to attend any of our regular meetings or special events. Please join us and become acquainted with the caring and devoted women who carry on the valuable work of our long-enduring chapter. To visit with us at one of our chapter meetings click here. A member from our chapter will be in contact with you.
Our chapter has several things to be proud of. We have several members serving on state committees.
Midwest District Director - Linda Hardin Sehrt
Junior Membership Vice-Chairman - Helen Pouch - Christina Garner Waller
One of our very own members, Susan Bowman is currently serving as the Missouri State Society's recording secretary.
Further information about DAR can be found at the following sites
National Society Daughters of the American Revolution: NSDAR
Missouri Society Daughters of the American Revolution: MSSDAR
2012-2014 Chapter Officers
Regent, Diana Kay Ritter
First Vice Regent, Linda Kathryn Collins Dimon
Second Vice Regent, Mary Louise Richardson
Chaplain, Condra Fowler Bell
Recording Secretary, Dr. Sandra Linell Milum Woodside
Corresponding Secretary, Helen "Laverne" Fry
Treasurer, Beverlee Irene Agut
Registrar, Judy Kay Magee Kane
Historian, Mary Louise Osenbaugh Parks
Librarian, Chirstina "Chris" Fullerton Jones
Appointed: Parliamentarian, Linda Hardin Sehrt
Custodian of Flags, Linda Kay Hays Stewart