The Town of North Hempstead held two celebrations for the 44th Annual Senior Recognition Luncheon, one on Tuesday, May 17, and one on Thursday, May 19. Harbor Links was packed with honorees and their supporters as they enjoyed a scrumptious luncheon, presentation and prizes.
Council members were on hand to congratulate the 32 seniors, who were honored by the town for being active members of the community.
“Today, we recognize some truly exceptional seniors whose tireless efforts help make life better for all of us,” said Town of North Hempstead Supervisor Judi Bosworth in her opening remarks. “Our greatest asset is clearly our residents, especially seniors.”
The honorees include Joseph Amplo, Emiliana Barrera, Jerry Berkson, Louis Biundo, Vincent Capasso, Anthony Carpinelli, Mary Castrianni, Marion Godschmidt, Barbara Heslin, Doroth
Holt, Mansur Jamal, Lily Kashani, Dina Khordi, Ram Kriplani, Phoebe Lazarus, Karen Lee, Florence Licurse, Rosa Lobos, Dorisanne Loeschorn-Butera, Anne Maurice, Mary Mikowski, Habeebuddin Mohammed, Barbara Nelson, Dolores Oliphant, Mary Ann Plaia, Bernice Roberts, Edith Rosen, Selwyn Rudnick, Ellen Schaier, Dan Scheidel, Bill Vesely and Marianna Wohlgemuth.
Of the honored community members, Bosworth said, “They have helped to shape our community over the years and continue to give during their golden years.”