GM SALARIED RETIREES CLUB OF MARYLAND

AMERICAN TURNERS 9124 LENNINGS LANE BALTO, MD 21237

THE NEXT MEETING WILL BE February 26,2009 at NOON

 

MINUTES OF January 22,2009 THE MEETING #408 WAS CALLED TO ORDER BY THE PRESIDENT Jim Smedley AT NOON

 

OPENING CEREMONIES:

 

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE LED BY: Jim Smedley

 

PRAYER BY: John Eltringham

 

OFFICERS:

 

 

JIM SMEDLEY PRESIDENT P
SKIP SHIFLETT VICE PRESIDENT P
MARY JANE CONRAD SECRETARY  P
BERNIE VETTER TREASURER P
JIM HINES BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
ANGELO ONORATO BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
CHUCK MILLER BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
DOTTIE MILLER BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
GEORGE PHILLIPS BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
JEAN EBSWORTH BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
ED WATTS TRUSTEE P
LEO HEID TRUSTEE P
JOHN ELTRINGHAM TRUSTEE P
MARK BOWYER SGT AT ARMS A

    

 

MINUTES OF December 18,2008 MEETING WERE Approved

 

TREASURER’S REPORT;

 

TREASURER:  BERNIE VETTER

 

 

CHECKING ACCOUNT
$4,193.69
 
TOTAL RECEIPTS
$421.00
 
TOTAL EXPENSE
$1,222.53
 
MONEY MARKET
$5,105.45
 
TOTAL ASSETS
$9,299.14
 

 

 

UNFINISHED BUSINESS:

 

N/A

 

BOWLING: BOOTS ONORATO 410-882-1558

 

Bowling is every Tuesday at 1pm at Parkville Bowling lanes on Harford Road.

 

HISTORIAN: SKIP SHIFLETT

The Baltimore Museum of Industry display is now complete. We are continuing to work with them on the audio-visual part.  There is no set date for the opening.

 

WAYS AND MEANS: CLARA HUNT

 

Clara expressed thanks to Bernie Vetter, Marge Stock, Jack & Sheila Gill and everyone else who helped make the Christmas Party a success. 

 

The Bull Roast is scheduled for Sunday March 29th the cost is $32.00 per ticket the time is one to six. Clara will bring the seating chart to the next meeting so she can start assigning tables.  Volunteers will be needed to work the wheels. We need donations to be used as prizes.

John and Sheila Gill are in charge of the 50/50 raffle tickets.  Please make your checks payable to the GM Salaried Retiree Club.  If you need more tickets or information call 410-433-1694.

 

 SUNSHINE COMMITTEE: MARGE STOCK

 

A get well card was sent to Dottie Graves.  Libby Vonasek is recovering at Brightwood Genesis after a hospital stay.

 

BIRTHDAYS:

 

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ALL OUR January GUYS AND DOLLS:

 

Mabel Almoney, Bea Carmine, Shelmon Dail,Billie Dubicki, Edward Dubicki, Louis Duran, Jerry Finley,Sheila Gill, James Hines, Dolores Holland, George Isom, Barbara Jacobs, Phyllis Kelley, Tom Kosick, Aili Kreek, Mildred Loyco, Martha Mach, George Monroe, Mary Onorato, Jenny Paul, Don Ratcliff, Jo Ann Retz, Thomas Rockstroh, Cleveland Sample, Joyce Scheper, Marlene Shanholtz, John Sherinsky, Frank Smith, Al Tynan, Vernon Watson.

 

ANNIVERSARIES:

 

HAPPY ANNIVERSARY TO ALL THOSE CELEBRATING THEIR DAY IN January:

 

George & Barbara Dersch, Edward & Billie Dubicki, Jerry & Elaine Francik, Jack & Jane Jenkins, Doug & Marge Schafer, Rose Marie & Louis Tauber. 

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS:  JIM HINES

 

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MEMBERSHIP: BONNIE VOJIK 410-866-8725

 

We have 2 new members: Gary Landun and Anthony D’Apice. 

 

2009 DUES

Dues are $15.00 per person ($30.00 if both retiree and spouse are members.)  Make check payable to:  GM Salaried

Retiree Club and mail to: 

Bonnie Vojik

8003 Caradoc Drive

Baltimore, MD 21237

 

PLEASE DO NOT COMBINE WITH 50/50 TICKETS OR ANY OTHER PAYMENTS.  DO NOT MAIL TO ANY OTHER ADDRESS.

 

Any Questions, please call me 410-866-8725 or Email:bonnievojik@aol.com.

 

HOT LINE: CHUCK REIBERT

 

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MAILING COMMITTEE/NEWSLETTER:

 

BETTY BONNER: 410-488-4877.

 

Please advise of any changes to mailing address or E-mail.

 

TRAVEL COMMITTEE:

 

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CAKES: DARLENE DAIL

 

Thanks to all that have contributed cakes in January:

Peggy Horwath, Darlene Dail, Bernie Vetter, Jack Summers, Elaine Francik, Jackie Watts, Cliff Waller

 

Thanks to all who are scheduled for cakes in February:

Bernie Vetter, Marge Stock, Darlene Dail, Jane Jenkins, Jean Ebsworth.

Darlene expressed thanks to all her helpers.

 

PRESENTATION OF BILLS:

 

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NEW BUSINESS:

 

Jim Smedley mentioned that GM received their first installment from the government loan, second to be in March and the third in June.

 

GOOD OF THE CLUB:

 

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MEETING DATES:

 

February 26,2009

Food obtained by Don Funke.  Menu: Cold Cuts & Salads.

 

QUOTE OF THE MONTH:

 

The best portion of a good man’s life is the little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love.

 

ADJOURNED: 12:25pm

 

MEMBERS IN ATTENDANCE:  64

 

RAFFLE:

 

50/50 WAS WON BY: Leo Heid-$54.00

 

IN CASE OF ILLNESS OR DEATH:

 

Contact Marge Stock 410-563-4931 or Betty Bonner 410-488-4877.

 

Submitted By:  Mary Conrad, Sec.