August 2021

Dr. Herbert Dedo, Cal Beta Class of 1952, passed away peacefully at home on August 5, 2021.

He was inducted into the Cal Beta Hall of Fame in the spring of 2011 for his prominent role as one of the Cal Beta Investors of the 1970s that helped us repurchase the Chapter House from Professor Judson Landis.

Here is the link to his HOF biography:

Herb Dedo Hall of Fame Biography

Here is a link to his obituary

Herbert Dedo Obituary (2021) - Hillsborough, CA - San Francisco Chronicle (

April 2021

Mark McNamara, Cal Beta Class of 1981, passed away on April 29, 2021

Here is the link to his HOF biography

Mark McNamara HOF biography

Here is a link to a write-up of Mark on our website:

Mark McNamara Passes to Chapter Eternal on April 29, 2021

February 2020

Paul Manolis, Cal Beta Class of 1949, passed away at his home on February 8, 2020 surrounded by his family.

Here is a link to his HOF biography

Paul Manolis HOF Biography

Here is the link to the feature story about Paul in our spring 2020 newsletter

Feature Story - Paul Manolis - Spring 2020