Honor Men

The Honor Man recipient is selected each year by the Greater Kansas City Alumni Association of Sigma Alpha Epsilon at its Founder’s Day Luncheon. The award is presented to an alumnus with lifetime accomplishments that bring honor to the fraternity.

Click on the name to see a picture (if available) or click here for a photo album of all Honor Men.

NameChapter/ SchoolYear Honored
John B. Gage *Kansas Alpha1949
Laverne B. Spake *1950
Robert L. Mehornay *1951
Frank A. Theis *1952
Kearney Wornall *1953
Joe W. McQueen *1954
Morton T. Jones *1955
William Lee Vaughan *Kansas Alpha1956
R. Dinwiddie Groves *Missouri Alpha19151957
Harry Moreland *Oklahoma Kappa 19211958
Paul V. Barnett *1959
John H. Lucas *Missouri Alpha 19261960
Joseph S. Atha *1961
Henry N. Ess *1962
Paul M. Jones *Missouri Alpha 19221963
Julian Wornall *1964
Dale S. Helmers *Kansas Alpha 19511965
Richard L. Wagner *Kansas Alpha1966
Joseph H. McDowell *Kansas Alpha 19261967
John S. Knight *1968
F. Copeland Shelden *Missouri Alpha 19281969
John A. Billingsley *1970
Francis Wornall *1971
Harland B. Hutchings *Kansas Alpha 19161972
Clarke S.P. Bunting *Vt. Alpha Simga Pi 19331973
Charles E. Waldron, Jr. *Missouri Alpha 19311974
Cheney N. Prouty *Kansas Alpha 19291975
Vernon J. Helmers *Missouri Alpha 19231976
Lawrence R. Wagner *Missouri Alpha 19441977
Sanford W. Stuck *Missouri Alpha 19231978
James S. DeGoler *Kansas Alpha 19561979
Raymond F. Davis *Kansas Alpha 19421980
Myron D. Calkins *Washington Beta 19421981
Carl F. Ade *Kansas Alpha 19241982
William C. Lucas, Jr. *1983
Evans Folger *Kansas Alpha 19451984
Richard F. Allen *Kansas Alpha 19261985
Albert C. Becker *Kansas Alpha 19421986
John A. DillinghamMissouri Alpha 19611987
H. DuMont ReedKansas Alpha 19481988
Beverly C. Platt *Missouri Alpha 19391989
William E. "Pinky" Mangold *Wyoming Alpha1990
William 'Bucky' KessingerMissouri Alpha 19531991
John C. Gage *Kansas Alpha 19441992
Alfred 'Al' Lane *Ohio Theta 19551993
Paul 'Bud' Burke, Jr.Kansas Alpha 19561994
Don A. Ellis *Kansas Alpha 19531995
Malcolm 'Mick' AlsinMissouri Alpha 19691996
Robert 'Bob' Jones, Jr. *Kansas Alpha 19471997
Richard B. Cray *Kansas Alpha 19481998
John P. StacyKansas Alpha 19711999
J. Harlan StamperKansas Alpha 19562000
Terrence 'Terry' DunnMissouri Delta 19712001
Frederick 'Fred' EmbryKansas Alpha 19652002
Charles H. Price, II *Missouri Alpha 19522003
Steve MatthewsKansas Alpha 19652004
Alan R. StetsonKansas Beta 19802005
Jerome BalesMissouri Delta 19712006
John I. MillardKansas Alpha 19552007
Richard B. MyersKansas Beta 19632008
Mark CurryMissouri Delta 19912009
David RossMissouri Gamma 19612010
Clark StewartKansas Alpha2011
Ed McConwellKansas Beta 19602012
Art FillmoreMissouri Alpha2013
Denny ThumMissouri Delta2014
John Miller Sr.Missouri Gamma2015
David GageKansas Alpha2016
Steve LacyKansas Beta2017
Bradford SmithKansas Beta2018

* Deceased