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Department of Florida
Marine Corps League
George LaMont, Commandant

Marine Corps League Auxiliary

The Marine Corps League Auxiliary was chartered on September 4, 1937 as a subsidiary organization of the Marine Corps League. On August 25, 1950, the Auxiliary was incorporated under the laws of the District of Columbia as an affiliate of the Marine Corps League. The Auxiliary was formed for the purposes of promoting the interests of the U. S. Marine Corps, the Marine Corps League and to protect and advance the welfare of Marines and their dependents. Auxiliary members participate in a wide variety of programs that benefit and preserve the fundamental rights and freedoms of every person of this Nation, young and old.

What the Auxiliary does


Preserve the traditions and promote the interests of the United States Marine Corps. Maintain true allegiance to American institutions.


To hold sacred the history and memory of the men and women who have given their lives to this Nation. To perpetuate the history of the United States Marine Corps and by fitting acts, to observe the anniversaries of historical occasions of particular interest to Marines.


To create a bond of comradeship between the Auxiliary and the Marine Corps League, Inc. To aid voluntarily and to render assistance to all Marines and former Marines as well as to their families To help decorate the graves of all deceased Marines whenever and wherever possible.


To strive for the passage of legislation favorable to the Marine Corps League, Inc. and to the United States Marine Corps and its personnel. To always foster love of Honesty, Loyalty and Truth, and a reverence to our God, Our Country, Our Family and Our Home.

Auxiliary activities

VA Hospital Volunteers
Nursing Homes
Child Welfare and Youth Programs
Civic Affairs
Assistance to the Elderly
Aiding Veterans' Families
Community Support
Local Community Parades
Toys for Tots
Operation Little Angel
And more

Department Officers

Evelyn Joppa

8617 Knob Hill Court
New Port Richey, FL 34653
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Telephone: (727)207-2149

Senior Vice President
Carol Mazzara
128 NE 37th Terrace
Ocala, FL 34470-1334
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Telephone: (352)266-1936
Junior Vice President
Carole Prosuh
141 Turtle Creek Dr
Tequesta, FL 33469-1556
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Telephone: (561)348-4755
Judge Advocate
Sandra Totz-Fry
1182 Pine Ridge Circle West G-2
Tarpon Springs, FL 34688
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Telephone: (561)603-6999

Gayle Heath
P. O. Box 1272
Roseland, FL 32957
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Telephone: (772)538-6949
Kathleen Ashley
19029 US Hwy 19 N, Unit 23-B
Clearwater, FL 33764-3015
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Telephone: (727)517-6409
Lynn Laberge
16958 SE 84 Colerain Circle
The Villages, FL 32162
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Telephone: (352)391-9259

Captain of the Guard
Nina Pilon
4552A 107th Circle North
Clearwater, FL 33762
Telephone: (727)641-3506
Member of the Year Society President
Fran Cona
828 Woodland Drive
Palm Harbor, FL 34683
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Telephone: (727)785-6878
Girl Scout Liaison
Jean Uffalussy
5036 Bonito Drive
New Port Richey, FL 34652
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Telephone: (239)537-8716

Registration Chairwoman
Claudette Stauder Katie Reid Award
Claudette Stauder
2513 Hanlon Terrace
The Villages, FL 32162
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Telephone: (352)391-5528
Junior Past President
Jean Tamburrino
6267 Boatwright Road
Spring Hill, Florida 34609-2338
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Telephone: (352)327-6098

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