GM SALARIED RETIREES CLUB OF MARYLAND

ROSEDALE GARDENS, 8037 PHILADELPHIA ROAD, BALTIMORE, MD 

THE NEXT MEETING WILL BE December 14, 2017, LUNCH AT NOON, MEETING TO FOLLOW

 


Prayer:  Don Funke

 

Lunch Served

 

Minutes of October 26, 2017 meeting #504. Meeting was called to order by Treasurer Tom Summerville at 12:55 pm.

 

Pledge of Allegiance led by: Jim Smedley

 

OFFICERS:

 

 

Dale Wajbel PRESIDENT A
Skip Shiflett VICE PRESIDENT A
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 A
Don Funke TRUSTEE P
Marge Stock TRUSTEE A

MINUTES of September 28, 2017 meeting were approved.

 

TREASURER'S REPORT: Tom Somerville

 

Month of September 2017

 

 

OPENING BALANCE
$
11,704.23
RECEIPTS
$
1,205.00
EXPENSES
$
(1,011.59)
BALANCE
$
11,879.64
PETTY CASH
$
135.02
VALUE OF ASSETS
$

12,032.66

 

UNFINISHED BUSINESS: None 

 

HISTORIAN: N/A

 

WAYS & MEANS: Clara Musick 443-402-0373

 

The Bull & Shrimp Feast is this Sunday, October 29th.   See Clara for tickets. Our 2018 Bull &  Oyster Roast will be on April 15, 2018 here at  Rosedale Gardens.

 

SUNSHINE COMMITTEE: Marge Stock 410-563-4931.

 

Olin Conrad is having some back surgery.  Mary Marsiglia is having some leg problems. Please contact Marge if you know of any sick or deceased members so cards can be sent from the club.

 

 

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO OUR October GUYS & DOLLS;

 

Dottie Abel, Marie Akers, Janet Bott, Joyce Bowyer, Elaine Burlage, Charmaine Hatcher, Paul Julian, Clara Musick, Boots Onorato, Thomas Ronci, George Schaefer, Charles Scheper, Joe Zarachowicz

 

HAPPY ANNIVERSARY TO EVERYONE CELEBERATING THEIR DAY IN October:

 

Olin & Mary Conrad, Cliff & Barbara Waller, Al & Dorothy Webster

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS: Clara Musick-No report

 

MEMBERSHIP: Bonnie Vojik-410-866-8725    

 

Members are reminded to send in their dues for 2018.  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-N/A.

 

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

 

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

 

GM NEWS:

 

General Motors reports net revenue of $37 billion and income of $2.4 billion from continuing operations.

 

Due to a decline in sales our Hamtramck Plant will be idled until January. They build the Volt sedan, Chevy Impala, Chevy Malibu and Buick LaCrosse sedans.  Sales have declined due to an increase in sales of trucks and utility vehicles.

 

NEW BUSINESS:

 

Tom asks members to support our Shrimp Feast Sunday.  Tom also reminded members there will be no meeting in November.

 

Nelson Weller asked if anyone wanted to share information about their 2018 medical plan.  Nelson said Al Komin told him the company he is with will no longer provide medical insurance for him.

 

Tom reminded members to pay close attention to their medical plan information during this current enrollment period.

 

MEETING DATES: December 14, 2017

 

Menu: This is our special Christmas Dinner. Cost is $6 for the dinner.

You must be caught up for your 2017 dues to attend the dinner. 

 

QUOTE OF THE MONTH:

 

"God gave us two ears but only one mouth.  Some people say that’s because he wanted us to spend twice as much time listening as talking.  Others claim it’s because he knew that listening was twice as hard.”

 

ADJOURNED: 1:15 p.m.

 

MEMBERS IN ATTENDANCE: 27

 

RAFFLE:

 

50/50 was won by Cliff Waller $20.00

 

IN CASE OF ILLNESS OR DEATH;

 

Contact Marge Stock 410-563-4931

 

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