Legislative record house appendix



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Lillian "Lil" Louise Perry Wheaton, of Patten, who is the honored recipient of the Boston Post Cane as she celebrates her 96th Birthday. Mrs. Wheaton was born July 31, 1910 in Centerville, Massachusetts. She attended Simmons College, and on June 15, 1930 she married Ensley Wheaton, Sr., of Patten. They were blessed with 4 children, 6 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. Mrs. Wheaton first came to Patten in a Model T Ford and learned to hunt, fish and farm. She was a gardener and still cans and provides food to needy families. She loves people and animals and was known in the neighborhood as the medical stop, providing help for injuries and sickness. She was the Chief Technician of Electrocardiology at St. Raphael's Hospital in New Haven, Connecticut for 18 years and retired at the age of 70. Mrs. Wheaton is the oldest living resident of Patten and will be presented with the Boston Post Cane at a ceremony during the parade honoring Patten's Founders and Pioneers. We extend our congratulations and best wishes to Mrs. Wheaton on her 96th birthday; (HLS 2186)

Officer Paul Edwards, of Bangor, a member of the Bangor Police Department, who was honored for his work by the Maine chapter of the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill. Officer Edwards has organized weeklong classes aimed at de-escalating potential violence or trauma. His students have been police, emergency medical providers, security staff and others whose work may bring them into contact with the mentally ill or others in acute agitation. We extend our congratulations and best wishes to Officer Edwards on his receiving this well-deserved honor; (HLS 2187)

Ginny McDonald, of Clifton, administrative assistant for the Brewer Police Department, who has been named Honorary Officer of the Year 2005 for her work ethic and willingness to help out. Ms. McDonald is celebrating 13 years with the department. We extend our congratulations to her on her receiving this well-deserved honor; (HLS 2188)

Alfred "Al" Siderio, Jr., of Wales. Mr. Siderio served in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War. He worked for Don's Electric in Monmouth for many years and was a member of the Wales Presbyterian Church, having served as an Elder and a Deacon. He organized the Wales Fire Department and served as its Fire Chief for many years. He was Vice President of the Androscoggin Firefighters Association, and he organized and was an instructor for the Fire Attack School. Mr. Siderio and his fellow firefighters were involved in Firemen's Musters around Maine. We acknowledge and commend his dedicated service to his community and to the State. He will be greatly missed and long remembered by his loving wife of 41 years, Linda, his family and his many friends; (IN MEMORIAM) (HLS 2189)

Durward F. "Brownie" Brown, of Millinocket. Mr. Brown was the salutatorian of the Class of 1956 of Schenck High School in East Millinocket. He was a member of the United States Air and Army National Guard from 1960 to 1965. He was also a member of both the East Millinocket and Millinocket Fire Departments. Mr. Brown worked for the Bangor and Aroostook Railroad for 40 years, retiring in 1998. He will be greatly missed and long remembered by his loving wife of 44 years, Pamela, his family and his many friends; (IN MEMORIAM) (HLS 2190)

Maine Machine Products Company, of South Paris, upon its 50th Anniversary of manufacturing excellence. Established as a family-owned company in 1956, Maine Machine Products Company has emerged as a leader in custom precision manufacturing with a global customer base. Utilizing state-of-the-art facilities and skilled associates, it provides complete manufacturing services from concept support through production. Maine Machine Products Company exemplifies the best of doing business in Maine. We send Maine Machine Products Company and its employees our congratulations on this milestone anniversary and our best wishes for a successful future; (HLS 2191)

John Bridge, of Augusta, for his commitment and generosity to his community. Mr. Bridge, the former Mayor of Augusta, continues to serve his community with his involvement in the Capitol Area Recreation Association. He has been an active supporter of many projects of the association, and, in gratitude for his generosity in helping to fund the construction of a new basketball complex, that facility is to be named in his honor. We acknowledge and commend his exemplary civic service and we extend to him our congratulations on this recognition. We wish him continued success in his community involvement; (HLS 2192)

Lillian Merrill, of Anson, upon the celebration of her 75th Birthday, July 9, 2006. We extend our congratulations and best wishes on this special occasion; (HLS 2193)

Gilbert and Shirley Rodgerson, of Millinocket, upon the celebration of their 50th Wedding Anniversary, August 7, 2006. We extend our congratulations and best wishes to Mr. and Mrs. Rodgerson on their Golden Anniversary; (HLS 2194)

Elizabeth "Betty" Tibbetts, of Millinocket, upon the celebration of her 90th Birthday, August 30, 2006. We extend our congratulations and best wishes to her on this special occasion; (HLS 2195)

Marion Wing, of Phillips, on the celebration of her 101st birthday, September 10, 2006. We extend our congratulations and best wishes to her on this very special occasion; (HLS 2196)

Staunton and Edna Allen, of Wilton, on the occasion of their 50th Wedding Anniversary, June 23, 2006. Mr. and Mrs. Allen have 2 sons and 3 granddaughters with another granddaughter on the way. We extend our congratulations and best wishes to Mr. and Mrs. Allen on this very special occasion; (HLS 2197)

Jason Reed, of Washburn, a member of Boy Scout Troop No. 177, who has attained the high rank and distinction of Eagle Scout. This is the highest award in Boy Scouting and is given for excellence in skills development, leadership, personal growth and community service. We extend our congratulations and best wishes to Jason on this achievement; (HLS 2198)

Willie and Judy Pelletier, of Stacyville, on the occasion of their 50th Wedding Anniversary, June 28, 2006. Mr. and Mrs. Pelletier have 5 children, 13 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. They work together in the operation of the Summit Farm Lodge. They are always ready to help someone in need, including distributing homemade soups. Mrs. Pelletier also serves as a rural mail carrier, and Mr. Pelletier continues his life's career as a master guide and participates in search and rescue activities. They are very active in their church, are very strong in their belief in family and are deeply committed to each other and their marriage. We extend our congratulations and best wishes to them on this very special occasion; (HLS 2199)

Trooper Philip Dawson, of Howland, on the occasion of his retirement from the Maine State Police. Trooper Dawson began his career with the Maine State Police on February 15, 1982. He patrolled with Troop E out of the Orono Barracks in northern Penobscot County for his entire career. Trooper Dawson served on the State Police Tactical Team for 20 years, longer than anyone else serving in that capacity. We thank Trooper Dawson for his longstanding dedication to the safety of Maine's citizens and wish him well in the years to come; (HLS 2200)

Richard Beal Gould, of Farmington, upon the celebration of his 90th Birthday, August 23, 2006. Born on a farm outside of Farmington, Mr. Gould was an outstanding high school athlete who ran cross-country and played baseball and who was a cocaptain of the basketball team that won the county championship in 1934. He received the Balfour Award for scholarship, loyalty and achievement, and he was also the president of the student council. In 1938, Mr. Gould graduated cum laude from Bates College, where he was a member of the state championship cross-country team. That same year he began teaching at Farmington High School, where he taught for 55 years until his retirement in 1993, serving under 8 superintendents and 9 principals. He served as head of the Science Department for 25 years and taught physics to 3 generations of Farmington families. According to State Department of Education statistics, he holds the State's record for number of years teaching. In addition, he coached high school cross-country running, ice hockey, track and skiing, taking the track team to a state championship in 1945 and the ski team to state championships in 1955 and 1957. Mr. Gould was honored as Maine Ski Council's Outstanding Ski Coach in 1955. In 2006 he was inducted into the Maine Ski Hall of Fame. He is also a noted historian, giving talks on the Narrow Gauge Railway, Farmington's 100-year canning industry and the history of the town's banks. The father of 5 remarkable children and the grandfather and great-grandfather of many, and a mentor to all, Mr. Gould remains an avid tennis player, the epitome of good living and one of Farmington's, and the State's, most distinguished citizens. We send him our congratulations and best wishes on this special occasion; (HLS 2201)

Evelyn Ames, of Strong, on the occasion of her 82nd Birthday, July 31, 2006, and in extending our congratulations and best wishes to her; (HLS 2202)

Betty Jean Edwards Mitchell, of Strong, on her 82nd Birthday, October 15, 2006, and for her civic contributions to the community. Mrs. Mitchell is a member of the Rebekahs and is one of the original founders of the Phillips Old Home Days event. She is a member of the American Legion Auxiliary and has worked for many years with social service agencies in the area. She is a mother, grandmother and great-grandmother and is an active member of the Mormon Church. We extend our congratulations to Mrs. Mitchell on this occasion; (HLS 2203)

the following members of the 2006 Augusta Babe Ruth All-Star Team, upon winning the 2006 State Championship: players Jacob Lachance, Shaun Laney, Eric Lee, Garrett Lucas, Nick Maschino, Charles Partridge, Michael Poulin, Tyler Rodrigue, Thomas Vallee, Adam Whittier, Steven Wright, Jason Burns, Forrest Chadwick, Nicholas Grady and Ryan Minoty; coaches Larry Lucas and Jeremy Greenleaf; and manager Tom Vallee. We extend our congratulations to all the members of the team on this remarkable accomplishment; (HLS 2204)

the Springvale Public Library on its 100th anniversary, August 6, 2006. The library began as the Springvale Literary Club in May 1906. In 1927 the library was incorporated as the Springvale Public Library Association and moved to its new quarters on the second floor of the Springvale National Bank building. In 1983 the association purchased the Charles H. Frost house and converted it into a library. The library provides the community with access to information, enriching cultural activities, a reference collection for area genealogy research and dynamic children's services. The Springvale Public Library has been a strong tradition for the community. We extend our congratulations to the Springvale Public Library on its 100th anniversary and we send our best wishes for its continuing success in future; (HLS 2205)

Vaun R. Cole, of Lebanon, a longtime firefighter and World War II veteran. Mr. Cole was a founding member of the Lebanon Fire Department and worked his way up through the years to become Assistant Chief. He was also a mail carrier in Lebanon for 35 years. We acknowledge his dedicated service to his community and to his Nation. He will be sadly missed and long remembered by his loving family and many friends; (IN MEMORIAM) (HLS 2206)

Mr. Aveena Charette, of Eagle Lake, on the occasion of his 100th Birthday. We extend our congratulations and best wishes to Mr. Charette on the centennial celebration of his life; (HLS 2207)

Matthew Fraser, of East Millinocket, of Boy Scout Troop #55, who has earned the high rank and distinction of Eagle Scout, the highest award in Boy Scouting. This award is given in recognition of excellence in skills development, leadership, personal growth and community service. We extend our congratulations and best wishes to Matthew on his accomplishment; (HLS 2208)

Cadet 1st Lieutenant Kevin Call, of Glenburn, a member of the Hermon High School Junior ROTC program, who has received an award from the American Legion for leadership and patriotism. We extend our congratulations and best wishes to Kevin on his receiving this honor; (HLS 2209)

Josh Andrews, of Levant, a member of the John Bapst Memorial High School Chess Team, who was on the team that placed 8th in the nation in the Under 1200 ratings division at the 2006 National Chess Tournament in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. We send Josh our congratulations and best wishes on this accomplishment; (HLS 2210)

Urban and Beverly West, of Wilton, on the occasion of their 60th Wedding Anniversary, October 11, 2006. Mr. and Mrs. West were married in a double wedding at the Farmington Baptist Parsonage. They have 3 children, 8 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. We extend our congratulations and best wishes to Mr. and Mrs. West on this very special occasion; (HLS 2211)

Ralph Meserve, of Saco, who will reach 90 years of age in 2007. He is being honored at a Nifty Nineties Tea sponsored by the First Parish Congregational Church of Saco. We send our congratulations and best wishes to him on this special occasion, and we thank him for his contributions to his family and to the community; (HLS 2212)

Charles Allard, of Saco, who will reach 90 years of age in 2007. He is being honored at a Nifty Nineties Tea sponsored by the First Parish Congregational Church of Saco. We send our congratulations and best wishes to him on this special occasion, and we thank him for his contributions to his family and to the community; (HLS 2213)

Hildegard Butler, of Saco, who will reach 90 years of age in 2007. She is being honored at a Nifty Nineties Tea sponsored by the First Parish Congregational Church of Saco. We send our congratulations and best wishes to her on this special occasion, and we thank her for her contributions to her family and to the community; (HLS 2214)

Mary Alice Braley, of Saco, who will reach 90 years of age in 2007. She is being honored at a Nifty Nineties Tea sponsored by the First Parish Congregational Church of Saco. We send our congratulations and best wishes to her on this special occasion, and we thank her for her contributions to her family and to the community; (HLS 2215)

Helen Freise, of Saco, who will reach 90 years of age in 2007. She is being honored at a Nifty Nineties Tea sponsored by the First Parish Congregational Church of Saco. We send our congratulations and best wishes to her on this special occasion, and we thank her for her contributions to her family and to the community; (HLS 2216)

Marjorie Garland, of Saco, who will reach 90 years of age in 2007. She is being honored at a Nifty Nineties Tea sponsored by the First Parish Congregational Church of Saco. We send our congratulations and best wishes to her on this special occasion, and we thank her for her contributions to her family and to the community; (HLS 2217)

Louise Hill, of Saco, who will reach 90 years of age in 2007. She is being honored at a Nifty Nineties Tea sponsored by the First Parish Congregational Church of ;Saco. We send our congratulations and best wishes to her on this special occasion, and we thank her for her contributions to her family and to the community; (HLS 2218)

Edna Howe, of Saco, who will reach 90 years of age in 2007. She is being honored at a Nifty Nineties Tea sponsored by the First Parish Congregational Church of Saco. We send our congratulations and best wishes to her on this special occasion, and we thank her for her contributions to her family and to the community; (HLS 2219)

Margaret Marston, of Saco, who will reach 90 years of age in 2007. She is being honored at a Nifty Nineties Tea sponsored by the First Parish Congregational Church of Saco. We send our congratulations and best wishes to her on this special occasion, and we thank her for her contributions to her family and to the community; (HLS 2220)

Doris Nutting, of Saco, who will reach 90 years of age in 2007. She is being honored at a Nifty Nineties Tea sponsored by the First Parish Congregational Church of Saco. We send our congratulations and best wishes to her on this special occasion, and we thank her for her contributions to her family and to the community; (HLS 2221)

Grace Stoddard, of Saco, who will reach 90 years of age in 2007. She is being honored at a Nifty Nineties Tea sponsored by the First Parish Congregational Church of Saco. We send our congratulations and best wishes to her on this special occasion, and we thank her for her contributions to her family and to the community; (HLS 2222)

Cora Truslow, of Saco, who will reach 90 years of age in 2007. She is being honored at a Nifty Nineties Tea sponsored by the First Parish Congregational Church of Saco. We send our congratulations and best wishes to her on this special occasion, and we thank her for her contributions to her family and to the community; (HLS 2223)

Lillian Pihl, of Saco, who will reach 90 years of age in 2007. She is being honored at a Nifty Nineties Tea sponsored by the First Parish Congregational Church of Saco. We send our congratulations and best wishes to her on this special occasion, and we thank her for her contributions to her family and to the community; (HLS 2224)

Louise Webber, of Saco, who will reach 90 years of age in 2007. She is being honored at a Nifty Nineties Tea sponsored by the First Parish Congregational Church of Saco. We send our congratulations and best wishes to her on this special occasion, and we thank her for her contributions to her family and to the community; (HLS 2225)

the East Dixfield Fire Department, which was given the 2006 Community Citizen Award by the Mystic Valley Grange 313. We extend our congratulations to the members of the department on their receiving this honor; (HLS 2226)

Noah Lemire, of Eliot, who has attained the high rank and distinction of Eagle Scout. Noah is a member of Boy Scout Troop 340. We extend our congratulations to Noah for achieving this exemplary merit and wish him well in his future endeavors; (HLS 2227)

Congregation Etz Chaim, of Biddeford, on its 100th Anniversary. Founded in 1906, Congregation Etz Chaim has served the Jewish community in the Biddeford and Saco area with distinction in meeting the varied needs of its members and it is a vital part of our Maine heritage. In honor of this anniversary, the Saco Museum is hosting "A Century of Jewish Life in Biddeford-Saco," an exhibit that relates the history of the synagogue, of Jewish immigration prior to 1915 and of community life. We send the good members of the congregation our congratulations and best wishes on their centennial celebration; (HLS 2228)

Jack and Marian Mitchell, of Brownfield, for their unwavering commitment to the citizens of Brownfield, Fryeburg and the surrounding communities in their many years working with the Food Pantry, which is housed at the Brownfield Lions' Club facility. The Food Pantry operates year-round and is the largest food pantry in Oxford County, providing nutritional meals for over 225 families. Mr. and Mrs. Mitchell spend many hours every month coordinating food acquisition, transportation, storage, sorting and delivery. After more than 30 years as an aerospace engineer, Mr. Mitchell feels a strong obligation to give back and help others in need. Mrs. Mitchell worked for the CIA and Verizon and now finds satisfaction assisting those at the Food Pantry and locating various other forms of assistance for the clients. We thank them for their steadfast dedication to the citizens of Brownfield and the surrounding communities; (HLS 2229)

David Gould, of Fryeburg, upon his retirement as Building and Plumbing Inspector for the Town of Fryeburg, a position he has held for 30 years. Mr. Gould began his career when he started Fryeburg Plumbing and Heating Company in the 1970s. The mid-1980s proved to be a very busy time for the town, and Mr. Gould issued 165 building permits and 185 plumbing permits in 1987 alone. He was known to work off the hood of his truck every day of the week to accomodate local contractors. We thank him for his dedication to the Town and citizens of Fryeburg and wish him well in his retirement; (HLS 2230)

Shane Sullivan, 12, of Temple, who rescued Susan McLeer in Weld's Webb Lake when she was pinned under water beneath her kayak. Shane's rapid reaction saved Ms. McLeer from certain danger as she bobbed to the surface after he freed her. We acknowledge Shane's exemplary and heroic actions and we send him our congratulations and best wishes; (HLS 2231)

Aimee N. Lanteigne, of Sabattus, who was presented with the Department of Maine 2006 Educator of the Year Award by the Department of Maine American Legion. Mrs. Lanteigne is an eighth-grade teacher at the Sabattus Central School and earned this honor for the profound connection she has made between her students, our veterans and our country. We extend our congratulations and best wishes to Mrs. Lanteigne on her receiving this well-deserved award; (HLS 2232)

Mitchell Folsom, of Mars Hill, upon his been named the 2006 Junior Trapper of the Year by the Maine Trappers Association. We extend our congratulations and best wishes to Mitchell on his receiving this honor; (HLS 2233)

Frank and Dolores Pierce, of Mars Hill, upon the celebration of their 60th Wedding Anniversary. Mr. and Mrs. Pierce were married in Easton on May 18, 1946. We send them our congratulations and best wishes on this special occasion; (HLS 2234)

Lucas Alderette, of Hollis, a member of Boy Scout Troop No. 323, who has attained the high rank and distinction of Eagle Scout. Only approximately 5% of Boy Scouts achieve this performance-based award. Lucas is a graduate of the class of 2006 from Bonny Eagle High School and will be following in the footsteps of his brother, Adam, as he has volunteered to serve his country in the United States Navy and will begin his training on October 3, 2006. We extend our congratulations to Lucas on this outstanding accomplishment and offer our best wishes to him for continued success; (HLS 2235)

Jennifer Plourde, of West Enfield, on her receiving the Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest award in Senior Girl Scouting. The Girl Scout Gold Award recognizes excellence in skills development, leadership, personal growth and community service. Jennifer, a member of Girl Scout Troop No. 273, worked at the Congregational Church in Howland building shelves and secured donations for the food cupboard. Receiving this award is truly significant, and we extend to Jennifer our best wishes for continued success within the community; (HLS 2236)

Rhonda Schank, of Wilton, who is the recipient of the outstanding district employee award given by School Administrative District No. 9. Mrs. Schank is a library education technician at the G. D. Cushing School in Wilton. She was recognized for her interest in the children's needs and for volunteering during fundraising events. We extend our appreciation to Mrs. Schank for her commitment to the youth of the State and congratulate her on her receiving this award; (HLS 2237)

Brenda LaVerdiere, of Wilton, who is the recipient of the K-6 technology integration award given by School Administrative District No. 9. Mrs. LaVerdiere is a teacher at the Academy Hill School in Wilton. She was noted for exposing her class to a variety of computer technologies during the past 2 years. We extend our appreciation to Mrs. LaVerdiere for her commitment to the youth of the State and congratulate her on her receiving this award; (HLS 2238)

William and Beth O'Gara, of Westbrook, on the occasion of their 50th Wedding Anniversary, September 3, 2006. Mr. and Mrs. O'Gara were married at St. Mary's Church in Westbrook. They have 2 children, Beth and Michael and 2 grandsons. They are both very active in the community and have given generously of their time to various organizations to help improve the community for the citizens of Westbrook. We extend our congratulations and best wishes to Mr. and Mrs. O'Gara on this very special occasion; (HLS 2239)



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