Remembering the passion and enthusiasm for astronomy of fellow members of the Society who are regrettably no longer with us.
||Amateur cosmologist and member for thirteen years
||A regular at our meetings for eight years.
||Seven years of membership.
|109||Davy Jones||2006-04-03||2019-03-08||Member for thirteen years. Contributor to Prime Focus magazine & our MAS Facebook Group. A familiar face at our Forums until prevented by illness in 2017, when he was conferred with Honorary membership.
|053||Nicholas (Ned) Pastor||2001-04-02||2020-04-13||An outstanding observational amateur astronomer. A regular attendee at our monthly Forums and New Moon Weekend observing sessions at Belanglo Forest. A strong supporter of MAS and a great friend to many of us. Nineteen years a member.
|006||Robert (Bob) Bee||1996||2020-08-03||Founding member. Passionate amateur astronomer. Committee member 1996-2008. Prime Focus Editor 1996-2007. Secretary 2007-2008. Almost 25 years a member. Book author, article contributor, newspaper columnist and story writer. Above all Bob was an astronomy communicator, encouraging young and old to look up and view the "Heavens Above".
Gone - but not forgotten
Their friendships are sadly missed but we will always remember the good times and be grateful for their contributions to the Society.
Their sun has set - but long may their stars continue to shine.