*Heaven I is the Chapter that our members are transferred to upon their death.
*Their names are displayed in a leather bound book at the Blue Knights International Headquarters office.
*Beginning in 1996, this memorial book has been taken to the International Convention for display and a reading of the previous years deceased member's is given with a moment of silence offered on their behalf.
*We always hope that no more names are added to the Heaven I Chapter list.
MN IV Members who transferred to Heaven 1 include the following:
* Bertwood Pendleton - The pride of the Lower Sioux Tribe from Morton, Minnesota.
* Charley Shay - In love with Miss Petite America.
* Dennis Healy - Passed in 2005.
* Todd Gleason - He could work on anything with an engine but couldn't find ketchup in the refrigerator according to his bride.
* Russell Hicks - One of the Official Kilt Wearers!
* Dale Clauson - Maplewood P.D. passed on January 17, 2021.
* Roger Gleason - Devoted family man and proud peace officer. Washington Co. S.O. passed on January 28, 2021.
GLRC Chairman & International Webmaster
*Paul D. Croteau - A true friend and dedicated member of the Blue Knights. 10-04-2017
Oklahoma II Charter member and current President
*Don 'Pappy' Cravens - For those of you who have ever been to an MWRC conference, you may know Pappy. He was a charter member since 1985. 01-20-2020
Not to be forgotten the spouses / family members of those who transfer are given a special title and are still considered a part of the Blue Knights Family.