ONLY THE FRONT 9 IS AVAILABLE FOR PLAY ON 9/26 SO I HAVE CHANGED THE GAME FROM QUOTA TO GREEN/WHITE. WE WILL PLAY THE FIRST 9 FROM THE GREEN TEES AND THE SECOND TIME AROUND FROM THE WHITE TEES. THE 9 HOLE LADIES WILL NOT BE PLAYING SO WE WILL BE TEEING OFF AT 8:08 NOT 8:32. PLEASE MAKE A NOTE OF THIS EARLIER TEE TIME. THANKS FOR YOUR PATIENCE AND IT WILL GREAT GETTING BACK ON THE COURSE. I THINK WE LAST PLAYED ON 9/5 SO IT HAS BEEN QUITE A WHILE!!
I HAVE BEEN ASKED TO SHARE SOME SAD NEWS WITH YOU.
KATHY MELLO'S HUSBAND RAY PASSED AWAY SUDDENLY ON SATURDAY, 9/16/17. ANY MESSAGES YOU WISH TO SEND HER CAN BE DIRECTED TO THEIR ADDRESS AT:
260 McARTHUR BLVD, BOURNE, MA 02532
Raymond Mello, 67, of Barefoot Bay, FL, formerly of Rochester, MA passed away suddenly on Saturday September 16, 2017 at Tobey Hospital. He was the husband of Kathleen A. (Moniz) Mello.
Born in New Bedford, the son of the late Carlos and Deolinda (Soares) Mello, he was raised in Dartmouth and lived in Rochester for most of his life before retiring to Florida.
Mr. Mello was a cranberry grower for many years until his retirement.
During the Vietnam War, he served in the U. S. Marine Corps.
He was a member of the American Legion and the Disabled American Veterans.
He is survived by his wife Kathleen; two sisters, Lorraine Oliver of Colorado Springs, CO and Diane Mello of New Bedford; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was the brother of the late Donald Mello and Eileen Nelson.
His Memorial Service will be held on Sunday September 24, 2017 at 11 AM at the Seamen's Bethel, 15 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford. Visiting hours are omitted. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Veterans Transition House, 20 Willis St., New Bedford, MA 02740. Arrangements are by the Saunders-Dwyer Mattapoisett Home for Funerals, 50 County Rd., Mattapoisett. For online condolence book, please visit www.saundersdwyer.com.
JUST A REMINDER TO OUR MEMBERS WHO HAVE GONE NORTH OR WEST: WE KNOW YOU LOVE GOLF AND YOU DO PLAY GOLF WHEN YOU ARE GONE. YOU MUST ENTER THE SCORE OF ANY AND ALL GAMES YOU PLAY AWAY FROM THE BAY INTO YOUR BAREFOOT GHIN NUMBER. FAILURE TO DO SO IS A VIOLATION OF RULE 6.5 OF THE GHIN HANDICAP MANUAL AND COULD ULTIMATELY RESULT IN WITHDRAWAL OF YOUR BFB HANDICAP. SO PLAY FAIR....YOU SURE DON'T LIKE IT WHEN OTHERS DON'T.