GM SALARIED RETIREES CLUB OF MARYLAND

ROSEDALE GARDENS, 8037 PHILADELPHIA ROAD, BALTIMORE, MD 

THE NEXT MEETING WILL BE January 26, 2017, LUNCH AT NOON, MEETING TO FOLLOW

 


Prayer:  Dick Malinowski

 

Lunch Served

 

Minutes of December 15, 2016 meeting #494. Meeting was called to order by President Dale Wajbel at 1:04 pm.

 

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
Clara Musick BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
Chuck Miller BOARD OF DIRECTORS A
Jim Smedley BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
Al Tynan BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
Don Funke TRUSTEE P
Marge Stock TRUSTEE A
Mark Bowyer SGT AT ARMS A

 

MINUTES of October 27, 2016 meeting were approved.

 

TREASURER'S REPORT: Tom Somerville

 

Month of November 2016

 

OPENING BALANCE
$
13,330.59
RECEIPTS
$
4,164.00
EXPENSES
$
(5,142.03)
BALANCE
$
12,352.56
PETTY CASH
$
35.00
VALUE OF ASSETS
$

12,387.56

Tom also reported on the expenses and receipts for the recent Bull/Shrimp Roast detailing all expenses and profits.

 

UNFINISHED BUSINESS: None 

 

BOWLING: Chuck Miller-No report

 

HISTORIAN: Skip Shiflett-No report

 

WAYS & MEANS: Clara Musick 443-402-0373

 

The Bull & Shrimp Roast next year will be on October 29, 2017 and will also be a costume party.   It will be held again here at Rosedale Gardens.

  

SUNSHINE COMMITTEE: Marge Stock 410-563-4931.

 

Richard Miller passed away on December 2nd. Henry Marshall is now in the Perring Parkway Nursing Home Center.  Please remember the sick and deceased members and families in your prayers. Please contact Marge 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 Faber, 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

 

HAPPY ANNIVERSARY TO EVERYONE CELEBERATING THEIR DAY IN December:

 

June & Gene Grden

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS: Clara Musick - N/A

 

MEMBERSHIP: Bonnie Vojik-410-866-8725    

 

Al Komin reported for Bonnie: We currently have 171 paid members, down 20 from the end of last year.  Please send in your dues for 2017 membership. 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 Baltimore, MD 21237.   Any questions call Bonnie: 410-866-8725 or E-mail her at bonvoj@comcast.net

 

HOT LINE: Al Komin:

 

Al thanked all of the hot line callers and said the hot line call system is working well.

 

MAILING NEWSLETTER: Olin Conrad-410-687-0987-N/A

 

TRAVEL COMMITTEE: The Club would like someone to look into organizing travel trips.

 

GM NEWS:

 

Camaro will be coming out with an LTG 2.oL turbocharged engine.

 

 NEW BUSINESS:

 

Dale reminded everyone to be alert and safe with the winter coming. Be careful in the snow and get someone young to do your shoveling. Dale wished a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to everyone.

 

MEETING DATES: January 26, 2017

 

Menu: Chicken Parmesan, pasta, tossed salad.

 

QUOTE OF THE MOTH:

 

"The first to apologize is the bravest.  The first to forgive is the strongest.  The first to forget is the happiest.”

 

ADJOURNED: 1:21 pm

 

MEMBERS IN ATTENDANCE: 43

 

RAFFLE:

 

50/50 was won by Charmaine Hatcher $43.00

Door prize winners: Dave Lambert, Mary Marsiglia, Joyce Scheper, Barbara Wajbel, Nelson Weller, Al Komin, Joe Luca, Olin Conrad.

 

IN CASE OF ILLNESS OR DEATH;

 

Contact Marge Stock 410-563-4931

 

Submitted by:  Jim Smedley for Mary Jane Conrad, rec. Sec.