Individual Donors

As of July 20, 2023

We want to recognize and thank all our individual donors. We are proud that 97% of our donors are individuals. By Divers for Divers

Bryce Merrill

Rusty Wright in loving memory of Margaret Merrill.

In the memory of Jerry Ard

Mike Fink

Walt Easley


Bryce Merrill

Jim McClaugherty

Joe Walker

Mike Chiconsky

Dean Kinkel


Frank Hazen

Scott Miller

Allen Dyson

Randy Cudd in memory of Brad Declerk



Elvia Chauvin

Les Joiner in Memory of Jack Reedy

Bruce Gilman

Sanford family in Memory of Joe Sanford, Sr.


Allen Dyson

Chris Christensen in Memory of Ted Hess

Les Joiner in Memory of Fred Achley

Neal Hainlin-Mitten

Gary Smith Giving thanks to all who went before making diving safer.

Michael Barron


Mike Hughes

Robert Shannon

Drew Trent In Memory of David Dixon

Roger W. Smith in Memory of Jim Sugrue and Jude Herpin

Jack Vilas III

Timothy Gallagher

Sonny Freeman

Steve Struble


Frank Hazen

Ralph Tucker In Honor of Continental Divers



Jim McClaugherty





Mike Towler

Corey Sexton and I’m very proud to donate to such a great cause. Diving will always be in my blood and I will always be proud to be a diver. Thank you!

Raymond Wicklund

George Yax



David Holt

Joe Farah

John Hocutt In Memory of Tony Gage & Jude Herpin


George Hunt

Frank Connors

Christie Britt in Loving Memory of Sandy Wright

Bryce Merrill in Loving Memory of Sandy Wright

Jerry and Sharon Bailey in Loving Memory of Sandy Wright

Mark Diebold

Doug and Michelle Graupmann, giving thanks to all and in memory of Sandy Wright

Jason Mitchell

Randy Cudd in Honor of Gene Miller

Bruce Gilman


Karl Allen

Margaret Metcalf



Bruce Gallinger

Tom Sedar

Randy Cudd in Honor of Dale Fackler

David Krause

In Loving Memory of Norman Knudsen

Tom Halligan

Robert Cannon on behalf of Rusty Wright

In Loving Memory of Sandy Wright

Randy Cudd

Wendy Smith In Memory of Sandy Wright and in honor of Rusty Wright! Beautiful people! And to the hard working divers - we thank you!!!


Charlie Wells

In Loving Memory of Sandy Wright

Alan Sanders

James & Jill Mount in Loving Memory of Sandy Wright

Thielst Family Trust


Tiffany & Bryan Flemming in Loving Memory of Sandy Wright

Brad Boerner


Bob Suggs

Gary Smith

Thomas Armstrong




Dawn Staten

Richard Smith

Terrence Rogers

John Thielst

David B Smith

Anonymous In Loving Memory of Sandy Wright

Paul & Ruth Ehresman - In the Memory of Sandy Wright

Robert Woosley


In The Memory of Randy Thompson

In The Memory of Riley Smith

Rick Lee


Diane Austin in recognition of oilfield divers everywhere.



In Memory of Thomas E. McGinnis

John Bidmead

Travis Detke



Rusty Wright in Loving Memory of Sandy Wright

Sue Rubey


Ray Schwartz In Memory of Sea-Con Diver Duane "Chico" Canale



Jean Thomas Clark Thanks to the pioneers of the industry.

J.C. Spangler in Memory of Jay Shapcotte

Mike Fink

Mark Wieneke


Josef Tillmanns

Carrie Carnright, In Loving Memory of Dennis Carnright


Steven Brinkley

Cheryl Bourgeois Johnson, in loving Memory of Roland Leo Bourgeois, Jr

Earl Liew In Memory Of Art Noble and Dennis Strickland

Jim Mermis

Rick & Jamie Rowen in loving Memory of Mary's Hideaway Lounge



Tom Karnuta

Roger Tillman

Chris Prunty To all who paved the way!



Gary Kane



Jay Gauthier


Mac Kennedy


Armando Gonzalez



Kristin, Josh & Karen in Loving Memory of Jeff Duay

Paula & Reginald Drye in memory of Marc Begnaud



Dana Beebe in Memory of “Butch” Basinski

John D Smith



Joe Farah

David Terry

Charlie & Jackie Rowen

Paul Carmody


Pat Bowman

Steven Brinkley



Tom Wright

Ed Thomas



James & Jill Mount in Loving Memory of Sherri Wright

Max Pearcy

In memory of Kevin Sass

Don Barthelmess in Memory of Andre Galerne

Donna Parr in Memory of Jeff Duay

Paul Guiver - Wishing you all the very best in a successful completion. Looking forward to seeing the monument in 2023. Well done to all involved - BZ! Best wishes from The Brits @ Monument Projects Ltd

Bing Strassburg - To all that came before and those that will be there later


Neal Hainlin-Mitten


Jim McClaugherty

Ken & Marilyn Theriot

Craig Ring

Eli Geminder

Tim Rompel

Wade Abdie to All the Brave Men and Women that improved the Safety of The Offshore Diving Industry.

Steve Struble



Mark Van Emmerik



Karl Witherow


JoAnn Eubank In Memory of Chip Eubank

Karen Smith in Loving Memory of Jeff Duay


Gary Gibbs

Charlie Huff

Larry Bragg


Nancy Summers

Brooks LeBlanc in memory of Ben Wells

Tanner Bourg in memory of Ben Wells

Randy Cudd in Memory of Russell Guidroz

Randy Cudd in Memory of Steve Quinn

Randy Hebert

Robert Gruy

Dominique Vidrine

Barrie Miller

John Wood in memory of Don "Peanut" Holland

Matt Booth

David Barrow

Jerald & Sharon Lowrimore

Howie Thompson

Robert O'Dea

Randy Cudd in the memory of Joe Farah

Sonny Freeman in the memory of Joe Farah

Charles Stricker

Bill Farah

Anonymous for Blue Savoie

Anonymous for Bob Dunbar

Anonymous for Bob Mock

Anonymous for Bob Schmidt

Anonymous for Bobby Lee Clark

Anonymous for Buddy Ayers

Anonymous for Buddy Rogers

Anonymous for Carl Bock

Anonymous for Chuck Gates

Anonymous for Dick Evans, Professional Divers

Anonymous for Frederick Lawrence "Larry" Tomlinson, Professional Divers of N.O.

Anonymous for George "Smash" Saunders

Anonymous for George Condiff

Anonymous for Gerald Vincent

Anonymous for Jack Smith, S & H Subwater Salvage

Anonymous for Jerry Neff

Anonymous for Jim Burgess

Anonymous for Joe "Seldom Seen" Vidrine

Anonymous for Joe Savoie

Anonymous for John Gray

Anonymous for John Haynie

Anonymous for Johnny Murphy

Anonymous for Kerry Gilbreath

Anonymous for Larry Byrd

Anonymous for Lawrence Troy Tomlinson

Anonymous for Lee Ingersoll

Anonymous for Lil's Elbow Room

Anonymous for Lyle Stockstill

Anonymous for Mark "Bear" Wallace

Anonymous for Neil Evans

Anonymous for P. G. Stockstill

Anonymous for Pat Savoie

Anonymous for Robert Neff

Anonymous for Stan Diket

Anonymous for Tonie Savoie Granger

Anonymous for Tony Crawford

Anonymous for Woody Cowart

Anonymous In Memory of Butch Mabes

Anonymous In Memory of Mike Lehman

Benny York

Creighton Burnett

Earl Liew In Remembrance of Bob Small, Always A True Friend and The Finest Tender God Ever Gave a Diver,


Jerry Cobb

Joe Cain

Hayley Feindel

Mark Trimmer

Kevin Erickson

Bob Leger

Charlie & Brenda Youngblood

Steve White

Jim Kober

Jeff Wilson

Curt & Mary Cyr

Tim Czapranski for Jim O'Connell

Tim Czapranski in memory of Ben Wells

Tim Czapranski in memory of Duaine "Chico" Canale

David Rosenberg

In honor of Mike Garrett

In the memory of Tim O'Connor

Howard Wall

Todd Baldridge

David Bull

In honor of George Williams

Wild Tom Biernatzki

Michael & Christine Farah Family Foundation In the memory of Joseph L. Farah, Jr.

Michael Ambrose

Patricc Prentiss Godspeed through God's Love. Blessed is a Commercial Diver. Thank you, Virgil, for supporting this!

Aaron Ott

Thomas Halligan In Memory of: Gerald (Wayne) Mears

Thomas Halligan In Memory of: Paul (Shorty) Vaughn

Thomas Halligan In Memory of: Terry Overland

Jennifer Hinkle in memory of Ted Hess

Robert Newman

Larry Bourg

Tim Gallagher in Memory of Lanny Falgout

Whitney Wells In memory of Ben Wells

In loving memoriam of Steve Guinn - Sat Diver

Mona Guidroz-Guinn In loving memory - Russell Guidroz (Continental Diving / Shop & Crew Supervisor)

David Archer

In memory of Joe Stubbs

In memory of Martel "Crip" Stevens

In memory of Michelle LeClair

In memory of Paul Tedder

Dennis Floyd to commemorate those divers, past and present, who make-up "The Brotherhood of the Oilfield Diver".

In the memory of Donald "Peanut" Holland, and to commemorate those divers, past and present, who made-up "The Brotherhood of the Oilfield Diver".

Sonny Freeman In memory of Dave Brower

Gene Lo Conte

John Jenco

Greg Rohr

Ray Spillers

Jose Vindeola III

Doug Yates

Dwayne Roy and Dylan Roy, In Memory of Horace Pierre LeBoeuf Jr.

Naked Bob

Nicholas Babbitt

Tom Holmes in memory of Bob Holmes

Karl & Barry Witherow in memory of David Witherow

Mike Hughes in Memory of William (Bill) Rowe Cook, Jr.

In Memory of Jay Brown

In Memory of J.C. "Skinney" Brown

Don Whitecotton

Russ Altman

Kim Ware

In Memory of Al Mikalow

In Memory of Don Byrd

In memory of Ricardo Chamberlin

Ryan Shawhan

Norb Gorman In Memory of Jay Schapcotte

James FintchIn Memory of Terrence Winston

Leslie Leaney

Danny Felterman

Christine Guidroz In Loving Memory of Russell & Connie Guidroz

Jerry Gaddis

Patricia Branch

Rick Henley Jr.

Tom Bailey

Joe Adydan In memory of Jerry Gauthier and Roy Jewett

Ron Duhame

Mike & Kathy Hobbs In memory of Rosco and Matt Bauer

In Honor of Dr. Ann Bull: Dove 1992 OII Platform Removal to document the fish population in support of the Rigs-to-Reefs Program.

Eric Hofsommer

Martha Gauthier

Elia Mears in memory of Wayne Mears

Mike Middelton/Sandra Gaspard

In memory of Paul Tedder