Former ARRL Nevada Section Manager Everett "Curly" Silva, K7HRW, passed away December 29, 2008 of cancer. He was 81. A retired captain with the Nevada Highway Patrol, Silva served as Section Manager from January 1994-June 1995. He was affiliated with Air Force MARS and was a Net Control Station. According to current Nevada Section Manager Joe Giraudo, N7JEH, a memorial service for Silva will be held at a later date.