a legend is gone - rafter v - velma
Velma McMeekin died suddenly July4 of a heart attack as she was gearing up for a day float on the Yellowstone with a large Bozeman group. Many of you out there new Velma as she had rowed all the Western rivers many times. She rowed the Grand for the 30th time this spring. A celebration of her life will be held October 19th at a location to be determined in Bozeman.