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Welcome to MAC's OLD TEAM's Website

Retired Employees of McDonnell Douglas & Boeing St. Louis



You are invited to visit and contribute to Mac's Old TMOTlogoeam's website, which was created for all MDC/Boeing retirees like you, from your input. Grab a cup of your favorite beverage and spend some time checking out our pages, following our links, and looking at the numerous pictures and videos (to come). Please provide any comments, corrections, or suggestions as to how we can make this website more enjoyable for you. Let us know how you are doing by sending information about yourself and/or other retired teammates, we want this page to be "your home page." We would like to hear about how and what our buddies are doing in retirement, and this is a good way to share that information. Send us an email at the links to the lower left, and we will put it on this website so that all can share it.

We hope you will join us at the monthly lunch meetings held on the second Wednesday of each month - except July and August and December. Dates and locations will be posted on this web page. WELCOME!


A THREE DAY GATEWAY TO SPACE CONFERENCE IS IN ST. LOUIS NOVEMBER 7-9, 2014 --- VERY INTERESTING --- TAKE A LOOK! Click Here for GATEWAY TO SPACE INVITATION & INFO

MACS OLD TEAM SPRING (2015) GOLF TOURNAMENT

IN HONOR & MEMORY OF CREATOR and PREVIOUS DIRECTOR DAVID SZUKALSKI
WEDNESDAY, MAY 20, 2015

Open to all MDC/Boeing retirees, employees and friends
Members of the Knights of Columbus
St. Clare of Assisi Men's Club
Members of the St. Louis Metro Senior Golf Ass'n
American Legion Post 208


Tournament Director Jim Simms -- Assistant Vern Hawkins
WEDNESDAY, MAY, 2015

Four Man Shotgun Scramble Tee-off@ 8:00 AM
Bear Creek Golf Club in Wentzville, MO
Tournament limited to 144 golfers

Detail information to be provided later. Check this website for info. Questions?: Jim Simms, Call 314-839-1906 or email jamesas540@aol.com



 


Recent Retiree Deaths

Wayne Lowe, 92, died Oct. 23, 2014, at Thorne Care Center, Hutchinson. He was born June 11, 1922, in Garden City, to Denzil and Eufery (Gigot) Lowe.

He grew up in Hutchinson and was active in youth groups and Boy Scouts at Trinity Methodist Church. He graduated from Hutchinson High School in 1940, Spartan School of Aeronautics, Tulsa, Okla. in 1942, and Oklahoma University, Norman, in 1947. He served in the Army Air Corps in World War II and joined McDonnell Aircraft Corporation, St. Louis, Mo. in 1947. He earned a Master’s of Science Degree from Washington University, St. Louis, in 1956.

He retired from a 40-year career with McDonnell Douglas Corporation in St. Louis in 1987. He started as a design engineer on jet fighter aircraft, advancing to Program Manager of a number of military missile and space programs, and ending as Vice President, Deputy General Manager of McDonnell Douglas Astronautics Co. He also participated in the establishment and management of the McDonnell Douglas Missile Production Facility in Titusville, Fla. from 1966 to 1969. He traveled widely with U.S. Government Representatives to NATO Countries and Allies in Asia and served as U.S. Representative on a NATO Committee meeting in Brussels. Wayne returned to Hutchinson to reside in 1989. He was an Elder at First Presbyterian Church, member of Oklahoma University College of Engineering Board of Visitors, President of Hutchinson Rotary Club and Rotary Multiple Fellow, Chairman of Hutchinson Hospital Board of Directors, President of the Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center Volunteers, member of its Board of Directors and its Space Works Board, board member of Prairie Dunes Country Club and Hutchinson Town Club, and Chairman of Wesley Towers Retirement Community Board of Trustees. Wayne enjoyed international travel to Europe, South America, and Russia, as well as ski trips to Colorado with friends and family, coffee and luncheons in Hutchinson, and the fellowship and camaraderie of the Rotary Club, and LADS Golf and Tennis Groups at Prairie Dunes Country Club.

Memorial service will be 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, at First Presbyterian Church, 201 E. Sherman, Hutchinson, with Reverend Lowell Knauss officiating. Private family graveside service will take place. Friends may sign the book from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at Elliott Mortuary, Hutchinson. Memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church, Wesley Towers Good Samaritan Fund or to Kansas Cosmosphere Future Astronaut Training Program, in care of Elliott Mortuary 1219 N. Main, Hutchinson, KS 67501. Please visit www.elliottmortuary.com to leave a condolence for Wayne’s family.
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Date of Death
Name
Sept. 13, 2013 Phelps, John Driscoll
Sept. 1, 2014 Gray, Everett C.
August 30, 2014 Marks, Clifford "Cliff"
August 17, 2014 Tackwell, Henry Leonard "Hank"
July 27, 2014 Dow, Kenneth Carman Jr. "Ken"
July 23, 2014 Malpiedi, Evo "Mal"
June 16, 2014 Marks, Virginia Ginny, wife of Cliff Marks.
May 27, 2014 Szukalski, David J., Sr.
May 20, 2014 Klosterman, John
April 16, 2014 Eash, Lester E. "Les"
April 15, 2014 Gardner, James Marshall Jr.
January 9, 2014 Pandorf, Richard J.
January 7, 2014 Orr, Raymond J.
January 6, 2014 Barnes, George Jr.
January 2, 2014 Ames, Donald P.
Dec 30, 2013 Rehagen, Jack F.
Dec 29, 2013 Lehnhoff, Edwin "Ed" J.
Dec 28, 2013 Macke, August A. "Red","Dude"