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GM SALARIED RETIREES CLUB OF MARYLAND

ROSEDALE GARDENS,8037 PHILADELPHIA ROAD,BALTO, MD 

THE NEXT MEETING WILL BE January 28,2016

 LUNCH AT NOON, MEETING TO FOLLOW

 


Prayer: Jack summers

Lunch Served

 

Minutes of December 10, 2015 the meeting # 484 was called to order by the President: Dale Wajbel

 

Pledge of Allegiance led by: Dale Wajbel

 

OFFICERS:

  

Dale Wajbel PRESIDENT P
Skip Shiflett VICE PRESIDENT P
Tom Sommerville TREASURER P
Mary Conrad SECRETARY A
Leo Heid BOARD OF DIRECTORS A
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 A

  

MINUTES of October 22,2015 meeting were approved

 

TREASURER'S REPORT: Tom Sommerville

 

Month of  October 2015

 

OPENING BALANCE
$
11,199.07
RECEIPTS
$
2,119.00
EXPENSES
$
772.92
BALANCE
$
12,545.15
PETTY CASH
$
57.00
VALUE OF ASSETS
$

12,602.15

Month of November, 2015 

OPENING BALANCE
$
12,545.15
RECEIPTS
$
4,900.00 
EXPENSES
$
5,721.78
BALANCE
$
11,723.37
PETTY CASH
$
57.00
VALUE OF ASSETS
$

11,780.37

UNFINISHED BUSINESS:

 

126 people attended the shrimp roast. Everyone enjoyed themselves. Clare was applauded for all her hard work. We had a Basket of Crafts and a Craft Wheel, a Big 6 wheel and 50/50tickets. After all expenses were totaled we cleared $1,044.05.  Thanks to everyone who worked so hard to make this affair a success.

 

BOWLING: Chuck Miller -N/A

 

HISTORIAN: Skip Shiflett- N/A

 

 WAYS & MEANS: Clara Musick

 

Bull & Shrimp Roast is scheduled for April 10,2016

 

SUNSHINE COMMITTEE: Marge Stock 410-563-4931.

 

We had one deceased member: John Roth passed on 11/18/15. Lodge notice was in the Sun paper and card was sent to the family.

 

Past member Cleveland Sample passed on 12/8/15.

 

John Eltringham is a home resting. Chuck Miller has had another episode since his surgery

 

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 December GUYS & DOLLS:

 

Hugh Collins, Mary Doris, Fred Fabert, Charlie Farkas, Jerry Francik, Daniel Frank, Jimmy Glovier, Betty Holthaus, John Karras, Tom McDonough, Charles Miller, Marshall Nuckols, Joyce Ronci, Gary Slater, Jack Summers, Jean Summers, Donald Velli, Judy Weaver, Marge Wilking.

 

HAPPY ANNIVERSARY TO EVERYONE CELEBRATING THEIR DAY IN December:

 

Eugene & June Grden.

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS: Leo Heid  --N/A

 

MEMBERSHIP: Bonnie Vojik

 

We have 185 paid members. Last year we had 232. Bonnie is collecting dues for 2016. Dues are $15.00 per member ($30.00 if both retiree and spouse are members.) Do not combine with any other payments. Make check payable to: G.M. Salaried Retiree Club, C/O Bonnie Vojik, 8003 Caradoc Drive, Balto., MD 21237.  Any questions call Bonnie: 419-866-8725 or E-mail her at bonvoj@comcast.net.

 

HOT LINE: Al Komin--

 

I managed to reallocate 15 people that were being called by John Eltringham, Boots Onorato, and Jack Jenkins.  I want to thank them for all there years of faithful service.

 

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

 

Printing of newsletter went well.

 

TRAVEL:

N/A

 

CAKES:- Darlene Dail-410-252-4746

 

Thanks to all who donated cakes in December:

Darlene Dail, Clara Musick, Marge Stock, Angie Thomas & Peggy Horwath.

 

Thanks in advance to all who are to donate cakes in January: Gloria Smedley, Mary Marsiglia, Mary Jane Conrad & Clara Musick.

 

 WE NEED MORE PEOPLE TO SIGN UP FOR CAKE DONATIONS.

 

Due to the drop in attendance of the meetings we only require 4 cakes per month.

 

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

 

NEW BUSINESS:

 

We are charged by the head $12.00, everyone  who comes to the meeting will pay $5.00

 

If you plan to bring a guess to the meeting you need to get the OK from the president, Dale Wajbel,.

 

Just a reminder there is no carry out food other than the bakery goods. 

 

Bill Atkins mentioned if you go to the GM Family First web site you can access information about the Family Legacy Program, which enables descendents of employees to get GM discounts.

 

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS: 

 

MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO EVERYONE!!

 

MEETING DATE; January 28, 2016

 

QUOTE OF THE MONTH:

 

Life is not waiting for the storm to pass, it's about learning to dance in the rain

 

ADJOURNED:

 

MEMBERS IN ATTENDANCE:

 

RAFFLE: 50/50 won by;

 

Al Komin, $46.00.

 

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.