Famous Moose Members


Raymond Berry

NFL Hall of Fame member

Baltimore Colts

SuperBowl XX Coach

New England Patriots

                    Montgomery County, VA Lodge 1470

Larry Bird

NBA Hall of Fame member

Orange County, IN Lodge 2530

Manute Bol

NBA's tallest-ever player

Chicopee Falls, MA Lodge 1849

Ernest Borgnine

Oscar-Winning Actor

Junction City, OR Lodge 2238

Robert C Byrd

U.S. Senator

Beckley, WV Lodge 1606

Eugene Cernan


Bellwood, IL Lodge 777

Henry Ford *

Inventor of the mass-produced automobile

Detroit, MI Lodge 160

Darell Hammond

Founder/CEO, KaBOOM! Inc.

Builder of playgrounds worldwide

(and, member of Mooseheart High School

Class of 1989!)

                    Batavia, IL Lodge 682

Warren G Harding *

U.S. President

Marion, OH Lodge 889

"Woody" Hayes *

Ohio State University Football Coach

Columbus, OH Lodge 11

Joe Manchin III

Governor, State of West Virginia, 2005-

Charleston, WV Lodge 1444

Rocky Marciano *



Arnold Palmer


Latrobe, PA Lodge 95

Cal Ripken Sr. *

Baseball Manager

Aberdeen, MD Lodge 1450

Franklin D Roosevelt *

U.S. President

New York City Lodge 15

Theodore Roosevelt*

U.S. President

Gale Sayers    

NFL Hall of Fame Member

  Elkhart, IN Lodge 599

Billy Sims

1978 Heinemann Trophy Winner

Running back, University of Oklahoma (1975-79)

and Detroit Lions (1980-84)

  Member, College Football Hall of fame

        Grand Rapids- Sparta, MI Lodge 50

Bill "Moose" Skowron
Baseball Player

River Park, IL Lodge 2578

James Stewart *
Oscar-Winning Actor

Indiana, PA Lodge 174

Tony Stewart

Nascar Driver

Columbus, IN Lodge 398

Danny Thomas*

Indianapolis, IN Lodge 17

Tommy Thompson
Former U.S. Secretary of Health

& Human Services

Juneau County, WI Lodge 1913

Harry S Truman *
U.S. President


Gene Tunney *

Cincinnati, OH Lodge 2

Earl Warren*
Chief Justice U.S. Supreme Court

Oakland, CA Lodge 324;

(holder of the Pilgrim Degree of Merit)

Darryl Worley

Country Music Artist

Savannah, TN Lodge 1918

Bud Abbott * & Lou Costello *

Radio, TV Movie Entertainers

Atlantic City, NJ

  Lodge 216

Charles Chaplin *

Motion Picture Actor/Director/Producer

Los Angeles, CA  Lodge 134

Jean Davidson
      Author and granddaughter of Harley-Davidson

co-founder Walter Davidson

Mooseheart, IL  Chapter 3001

Erik Estrada

Television Actor; National Spokesman,

Safe Surfin' USA

Bedford, VA  Lodge 1897

Virgil I. "Gus Grissom *


Warwick, VA Lodge 1711

Jack Ham

              NFL Hall of Fame linebacker, Pittsburgh Steelers

Indiana, PA   Lodge 174

Jerry Lucas

Basketball Hall of Fame

NBA Rookie of the Year 1964

               Sports Illustrated "Sportsman of the Year" 1961

Only Three-Time Big Ten Conference Player of the Year

Bucyrus, OH  Lodge 669

C.L. "Butch" Otter

Governor, State of Idaho


Boise, ID  Lodge 337

Lt. Col. Edward A Silk *

Mooseheart Class of 1935

Recipient of the Medal of Honor

in World War II

Johnstown, PA  Lodge 48

Bill Stewart

Head Football Coach

West Virginia University

New Martinsville, WV

Lodge 931

Bill Veeck *

Major League Baseball Executive

Greater Chicago, IL

Lodge 3

Honus Wagner *

Baseball Hall-of-Famer

Pittsburgh, PA Lodge 46

Billy Martin *

All-Star Infielder, Manager

Oakland, CA

Lodge 324

* - deceased