PDG Jack Schimmel, candidate for International Director, passed away Aug. 10, 2012.

Schimmel was a District Governor in 1984-85 and was a member of the Bushy Run Lions Club, District E.

Schimmel contracted a virus coming home from Korea after attending the International Conference held in Busan, Korea..

He was the husband of Barbara Schimmel.

Schimmel had hoped to represent Pennsylvania Lions at the International level.