2016 Memorial Services

 

2016 Memorial Day

 Brown and Currin Named “2016 Veterans of the Year”

World War II Navy Veteran Stanley Brown and Vietnam War Navy Veteran Kenneth Currin were chosen as the “2016 Veterans of the Year” by the Town of Evans Veterans Committee at a Memorial Day Ceremony held at Evans Town Hall on Sunday, May 29, led by Anthony “Nino” LaRusso, Town of Evans Veterans Committee Chairman.

Town of Evans Supervisor Mary Hosler read the proclamations and presented the awards.  “Memorial Day is a day of honor and reverence, it was an honor and humbling to present these merited awards to Mr. Brown and Mr. Currin.” stated Hosler.

Also in attendance, was keynote speaker Donna Mallia, Director of the Veterans Affairs Buffalo Regional Office, who spoke on many improvements in the VA Health System.

(Row 1 – Left to Right)
Councilwoman Jeanne Macko, Veteran Kenneth Currin, VA Buffalo Regional Director Donna Millia, Veteran Stanley Brown, Commander American Legion Post #928 Edward Houck.

(Row 2 – Left to Right)
Town of Evans Supervisor Mary Hosler, Town of Evans Veterans Committee Chairman Anthony “Nino” LaRusso.

Hometown Hero's

 

Hometown Heros

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Hometown Hero's Application 2016

Veteran's Committee

The Veteran's Committee was formed in 2008 to help local veterans be made aware of their benefits and rights, coordinate events such as Veteran's Day and Memorial Day activities, and to educate our youth on the role our military veterans have played in our Country's history. Members serve a one year term.

Veteran's Committee Members
2016

Nino LaRusso
Chairman

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Evangeline Conley

Robert K. Currin

Jack Frost

Samuel Lomando, Jr.

Joseph Gajdosz

Edward Ferber