The Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame honors older Ohioans for the vital role they play in society. Individuals selected for induction embody the productivity and enjoyment that should be a part of every person's retirement years.
Joined Hearts in Giving honors long-married Ohioans who share a commitment to volunteerism. Eligible couples have been married at least 40 years, and at least one of the spouses must be age 60 or older.
Presenters: Bonnie Kantor-Burman - Director, Ohio Department of Aging, Duana Patton - CEO, Ohio District Area Agency on Aging, and Michael Luers - Assistant Director, Ohio Department of Aging.
Joined Hearts in Giving Award Recipients:
Greg and Margaret Butler, Dublin, married 40 years
James and Mary "Kay" McBride, Delta, married 58 years
Raymond and Thelma Rivin, University Heights, married 63 years
Wayne and Jean Walton, Sycamore, married 63 years
Robert and Mary Reid Williamson, Madeira, married 58 years
Senior Citizen Hall of Fame Inductees:
Georgia Antezberger, Ph.D., South Euclid
A. Joseph Buckley, Tiffin
Samuel R. Burnett, Toledo
Gene and Evelyn Kelsey, Findlay
Lenel Moore, Ashtabula
Donald J. Smith, Contintal
Ruth Snodgrass, Dover
Gladys Von Stein, Nevada
May 24, 2013