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John Makar

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John Makar
BornJohn Makar
January 22, 1912
Houtzdale, Michigan
DiedAugust 18, 2001 (age 89)
Natchitoches, Louisiana
Resting placeMemory Lawn Cemetery

John Makar (1912-2001) served as I.B.M. International President (1982-1983).


Makar held I.B.M. number 23709 and was a member of the Order of Merlin.

He was a member of Ring 27 in New Orleans and Ring 268 (no longer in existence).[1]


  1. The Linking Ring, Vol. 81, No. 10, October 2001, Broken Wand, John Makar, page 137
  • Cover, The Linking Ring, Vol. 62, No. 7, July 1982, Our Cover, John Makar, page 48