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GM SALARIED RETIREES CLUB OF MARYLAND

ROSEDALE GARDENS,8037 PHILADELPHIA ROAD,BALTO, MD 

THE NEXT MEETING WILL BE September 24,2015

 LUNCH AT NOON, MEETING TO FOLLOW

 


Prayer: Joyce Bowers

Lunch Served

 

Minutes of August 27, 2015 the meeting # 481 was called to order by the President: Dale Wajbel

 

Pledge of Allegiance led by: Mark Bowers

 

OFFICERS:

  

Dale Wajbel PRESIDENT P
Skip Shiflett VICE PRESIDENT P
Tom Sommerville TREASURER P
Mary Conrad SECRETARY P
Leo Heid BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
Clara Musick BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
Chuck Miller BOARD OF DIRECTORS A
Dottie  Miller BOARD OF DIRECTORS A
Jim Smedley BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
Al Tynan BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
Don Funke TRUSTEE P
Marge Stock TRUSTEE P
Mark Bowyer SGT AT ARMS P

 

MINUTES of July 23,2015 meeting were approved

 

TREASURER'S REPORT: Tom Sommerville

 

Month of  July, 2015 

 

OPENING BALANCE
$
11,679.49
RECEIPTS
$
431.00 
EXPENSES
$
523.36
BALANCE
$
11,587.13
PETTY CASH
$
57.00
VALUE OF ASSETS
$

11,644.13

 

UNFINISHED BUSINESS:N/A

 

BOWLING: Chuck Miller--N/A

 

HISTORIAN: Skip Shiflett- N/A

 

WAYS & MEANS: Clara Musick

 

Has BJ's applications available, will be handing them in next month. 

The Fall Shrimp roast is November 8th, tickets are $40.00.  Clara has the tickets.  Please try to sell as many tickets as possible, we need to make this affair a success.

 

SUNSHINE COMMITTEE: Marge Stock 410-563-4931.

 

We lost 2 members this month: Tim Stansbury and Dominica (Mickie) Velli. Lodge notices were posted in the Sun Paper and Sympathy cards were mailed to the families.

 

Get well cards were mailed to: Joe Rozanski, he had neck surgery and then a hip replacement.

 

Chuck Miller, he had bladder surgery and Gloria Smedley, she had a hip replacement.  

 

Don Velli is now in an assisted living apartment. The address is Spirit Trust, 800 Bollinger Drive, Shrewsbury, PA. 17361.

 

John Eltringham is in rehab at the Heritage on German Hill Rd, Dundalk, MD.

 

Please remember the sick and deceased members in your prayers. Please contact Marge or Angie if you know of any sick or deceased members so cards can be sent from the club

 

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO OUR August GUYS & DOLLS:

 

Gloria Banz, John Burlage, Isabelle Burrell, Eileen Collins, Despina Coutros, Shelby Dahl, Darlene Dail, Howard Dail, Jean Ebsworth, Elaine Francik, Dottie Graves, Gary Landon, Elizabeth Malinowski, Frank Mechlinski, Magda Perez, Barbara Wajbel, Jacqueline Watts, Charles Zeberlein.

 

HAPPY ANNIVERSARY TO EVERYONE CELEBRATING THEIR DAY IN August:

 

Ronald & Shelby Dahl, Howard & JoAnn Dail, George & Vivian Johnson, Tom & Marion McDonough, Anita & Kent Woods.

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS: Leo Heid  --N/A

 

MEMBERSHIP: Bonnie Vojik

 

Bonnie is collecting Dues for 2015.

Dues are $15.00 per member ($30.00 if both retiree and spouse are members.) Do not combine with any other payment. Make check payable to: G.M. Salaried Retiree Club. C/O  Bonnie Vojik, 8003 Caradoc Drive, Balto., MD 21237.  Any questions call Bonnie:410-866-8725 or E-mail her at bonvoj@comcast.net.

 

HOT LINE: Al Komin--N/A

 

MAILING NEWSLETTER:  Olin Conrad-410-687-0987-

 

Our monthly newsletter will now be printed courtesy of Cliff's Hi-Tech Body Shop and Cliff's Direct Effect Mechanical Shop.

 

TRAVEL:

 

The next trip will be to Dover Downs next May.

 

CAKES:- Darlene Dail-410-252-4746

 

Thanks to all who donated cakes in August:

Magda Perez, Peggy Horwath, Skip Shiflett, Angie Thomas, Gerry Tyson.

 

Thanks in advance to all who are to donate cakes in September: Clara Musick, Paul Julian, Marge Stock, Angie Thomas, Sheila Gill.

 

 WE NEED MORE PEOPLE TO SIGN UP FOR CAKE DONATIONS.

Please notify Darlene if you cannot bring your scheduled donation, so other arrangements can be made.

 

NEW BUSINESS:

 

Skip read a note received from Marilyn Stansbury: Please extend my thanks to all of the retirees...Those that attended the visitation and the funeral and for the mass cards...Tim loved GM...despite everything...For many, many years it was our life...All the places his job took us enriched both of our lives...and to come full circle back to his beloved Baltimore was wonderful.

 

The Board held a short meeting today. They decided that the people who bring cakes for the meeting will not pay for their dinner that month.

 

Please Support the Shrimp Roast.  Your support is needed.

 

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

Darlene Dail passed out flyers for a Crab Feast & Casino Fund raiser to be held at Oregon Ridge Park, September 24th, 5 to 9.  They will have Black Jack tables.  It's for the benefit of the Cockeysville Senior Ctr.  Call Darlene for info 410-252-4746.

 

Olin & Mary Jane Conrad want to announce that there will be a Constance Baker Breast Cancer Benefit for their daughter on Thursday, September 17th --6pm to 9pm at the Hard Yacht Cafe' Restaurant & Bar, 8500 Cove Rd., Dundalk, MD 21222. It's voted best outdoor bar by Baltimore Magazine. There is indoor/outdoor seating & bar.  They'll have live music, drink specials and a 50/50 raffle. All are welcome to show support for Connie. Donate $5.00 at the door & enjoy appetizer & drink specials from 6-9pm. All money donated at the door will go directly to Connie.  Connie was diagnosed with Stage 4 Metastatic Breast Cancer.  She will continue to fight this disease until a cure is found!! Connie and her husband Sean have a son named Gabriel, who just had his lst birthday.

 

Want more info call Mary Jane or Olin 410-687-0987.  Thank you.

 

MEETING DATE;  September 24, 2015

 

Menu: Shrimp Creole, Rice and Salad.

 

QUOTE OF THE MONTH:

 

Train your mind to see the good in every situation.

 

ADJOURNED: 12:55p.m.

 

MEMBERS IN ATTENDANCE: 45

 

RAFFLE: 50/50 won by;

 

John Burlage---$36.00

 

IN CASE OF ILLNESS OR DEATH;

 

Contact: Marge Stock 410-563-4931 or Angela Thomas 410-969-2851.

 

Submitted by: Mary Jane Conrad, rec. secretary.