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Centerville Lions Archives

2005 Community Awards

     Some memories of our 2005 Community Awards Banquet, held at the Centerville High School Cafetorium on February 14, 2005.

    They were presented to:  Phil Benedict, Lions Club treasurer;  Ernie Mills, local funeral director;  Phil Stevenson, Centerville High School principal;  and Steve Sittloh, Centerville-Abington Community Schools board member.

A special award was presented to Inezetta Stiver by Ernie Mills for her community dedication.

     Lions Club president Judson Costlow presented a couple of special awards:  a Lions Club International certificate was presented to Secretary Jim Resh for 45 years of service and  a Lions Club certificate was announced for Allan Spencer for 42 years of service.  Secretary Jim Resh introduced all past winners in attendance and each of the 28  were recognized by the those attending.

     A biography of each service award winners was read and each received an engraved plaque. 

Around 100 attended the banquet

Inezetta Stiver, Ernie Mills, Lion Phil Stevenson and Steve Sittloh holding their Community Awards

Steve Sittloh and his family

Inzetta Stiver thanks the Lions for her award

Ernie Mills with his family

Lion Phil Benedict accepted the Community Service Award for Lions