Brewster, N.Y. – 11/11/2014 – The picks are in for Senator Greg Ball’s (Patterson – R, C, I) 4th Annual Veterans Hall of Fame. Cities, towns and villages from throughout the 40th Senate District selected a nominee for the ceremony, which will take place on Thursday, November 20th at the Mahopac Falls Elementary School.
The Veterans Hall of Fame was created by Senator Ball, and designed to honor outstanding veterans throughout the 40th Senate District.
“I created the Veterans Hall of Fame to recognize outstanding men and women who nobly and selflessly served the United States of America. I have had the privilege of meeting and honoring so many wonderful veterans over the past three years and I am excited to introduce the 4th class of veterans – the largest class yet,” said Senator Greg Ball. “These extraordinary veterans devoted their lives to a cause greater than one’s self, nobly dedicating themselves to preserving the safety and freedom of the American people through acts of courage, honor and integrity.”
The 4th Annual Veterans Hall of Fame will be held Thursday, November 20, 2014 at Mahopac Falls Elementary School at 100 Myrtle Avenue, Mahopac, NY 10541 and is open to the public. Registration will begin at 5:00 pm and the ceremony will start at 6:00 pm.
Below is a complete list, with hyperlinks to pictures and biographies, of the 4th class of veterans inducted into the 40th Senate District Veterans Hall of Fame:
Beekman, Master Sergeant Chris D’Angelo
Brewster, Seaman First Class Salvatore Inserra
Brewster, Sergeant Louis Gasparini
Buchanan, Private First Class Philip Perugini
Carmel, Petty Officer-Electrician Mate 3rd Class Edward Gettler
Carmel, Seaman First Class James Dipelesi
Carmel, Third Mate USMM, Ensign USNR Edward Donaher
Carmel, Ship Serviceman 2nd Class Raymond Matthews
Cold Spring, Technical Sergeant Angelo Percacciolo
Cortlandt, Sergeant Rudolph J. Grexa
Croton on Hudson, Machinist Mate First Class Patrick Calcutti
Hawthrone, Pasqualino DiSisto
Kent, Airman First Class John Spagnoli
Kent, Sergeant William Nichols
Lewisboro, Sergeant Waldie Gullen
Mahopac, Major Patricia Caputo
Mt. Kisco, Sergeant E-5 George Griffin, Jr.
Mt. Pleasant, Petty Officer-3rd Class Joseph J. Fimmano
North Salem, Petty Officer Second Class (Machinists Mate) Eugene Kurka
Patterson, Edward Centofante
Patterson, Lead Chief Petty Officer Eric Niles Witoshynsky
Pawling, SP4, E-4 Richard Hunt
Pawling (Village), Karl Pfister Jr.
Pawling (Village), Private Dan Flanigan
Peekskill, Staff Sergeant E-6 Robert Boddie Sr.
Pleasantville, Staff Sergeant E-6 Roger T. Lemcke
Putnam Valley, MM3 Machinist Mate 3rd Class Paul Bell
Putnam Valley, Paul Scheuerman
Somers, Chief Warrant Officer Terence D. Queally, Jr.
Somers, Louis Bonomini
Somers, Senior Master Sergeant Timothy McArdle
Southeast, Captain Maurice R. Greenberg
Yorktown, Senior Master Sergeant Albert Laughlin III
Yorktown, Sergeant 1st Class Jack Rucci
Senator Greg Ball’s Nominee, Tommy Farrell
For more information contact Joe Bachmeier at firstname.lastname@example.org