VFW Post 8870 installs new officers

Past VFW Post 8870 Commander Jim Traner, left, congratulates newly installed Commander Jim Blossey.
Past VFW Post 8870 Commander Jim Traner, right, with newly installed Commander Jim Blossey.

Edmonds-based VFW Post 8870 on Tuesday installed its newly elected officers, who will assume their year-long terms in June. Members of the Post were installed by District 1 Past Commander Jim Traner, who is also a Past Commander of Post 8870.

Jim Blossey was installed as Commander, and will begin his second year in that position. Under Blossey’s leadership, the Post has experienced growth in membership and played an active role in supporting the community’s initiative in establishing the Edmonds City Veterans Plaza.

The newly installed officers for VFW Post 8870 are:

Commander                                  Jim Blossey

Senior Vice Commander               Terry Crabtree

Junior Vice Commander                Chris Edwards

Quartermaster                               Dennis Peterson

Chaplain                                        Fred Apgar

Judge Advocate                            Don Stapleton

First Year Trustee                            Mike Denton

Third Year Trustee                          Jim McCann





Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *