The April 22 meeting of the Marblehead VFW Post 7572 Ladies Auxiliary was opened by President Deb Garrard. The first item on the agenda was the reading of an application for life membership submitted by Kelsey Bascombe, who is the grand- daughter of Tom Aleck. Her application was unanimously approved.
The reading of the minutes and the treasurer’s report of last month’s meeting were approved. President Garrard welcomed back all the snowbirds and thanked all who helped out with dinners and spring cleaning.
Delegates were voted in to represent the Auxiliary at the Department Convention to be held in Perrysburg, June 11-15.
Election and installation of officers for the 2014-2015 year was the highlight of the meeting. Following is a list of the officers elected: President, Deb Garrard; Senior Vice, Alice Peroni; Junior Vice, Jessica Garrard; Secretary, Lilah Groene; Treasurer, Susie Hallier; Chaplain, Elaine Roth; Guard, Camille Sobolewski; Conductress, Darlene Novak; Trustees, 3 year, Donna Ungvarsky; 2 year, Vickie Kozak and 1 year, Ruth Mazur; Flags, Colleen Rahner, Carol Hamit, Ruth Mazur and Vickie Kozak; Patriotic Instructor,Jean Dewey.
Installation of officers was conducted by Lilah Groene.