This afternoon at 1 PM a memorial service will be held at the Westmoreland Country Club for the late Gary Planos, who passed away on March 26th in his Hawaiian home on the island of Maui.
Mr. Planos was an Evans Scholar who attended the University of Illinois while caddying at Westmoreland Country Club in Wilmette.
Mr. Planos went on to become a Western Golf Association Director, while holding down several positions in Hawaii, including Director of Golf Operations at the Kapalua Resort, and Tournament Director of the Tournament of Champions PGA Tour golf event that normally starts the PGA Tour season in January.
Mr. Planos still worked the driving range at the BMW Championships where ever they have been conducted in recent years.
Memorial gifts can be made to the Evans Scholars Foundation. For more information on the Western Golf Association and the Evans Scholars Foundation, please visit wgaesf.org.