Courtesy photo/KEN CURTO
Pictured from left to right:  Gayle Bartlett, Julie Paez and Andre Paez.

The Ely Elks Lodge initiated a local woman into membership by the solemn ceremony of initiation on December 8.

The new member is Julie Paez and she was initiated by the officers of Ely Lodge under the direction of Exalted Ruler Gayle Bartlett.

Paez was sponsored by Andre Paez.