January 12, 2018
Hometown Heroes- 2018 Winter Class
The City of Santa Maria Recreation and Parks Department, the American Legion, and the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2521 is pleased to recognize the 2018 Winter Class of Hometown Heroes. Each Hometown Hero currently serves or has served in the U.S. Armed Forces including the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard.
In recognition of their service, the following Hometown Heroes will have a commemorative banner displayed on South Bradley Road and be presented a certificate of appreciation at the City Council meeting on Tuesday, January 16th at 5:30 p.m.
The “Winter 2018 Class of Honorees” include:
Ed Murray - Air Force
James E. Harney - Army
James Ramos - Army
Joe Domingues - Navy
Lee Carroll - Army
Peter A. Ruiz Sr. - Army
Richard Lee Graham - Navy
Robert James Ortega - Marines
Ron Johnson - Navy
Thomas M. Lynn Jr. - Navy
Robert P. Hatch - Army
Robert J. Allen - Army
Serena Gardner - Navy
Jordan Gardner - Marines
Michael Stadnick Jr. – Air Force
Dave Cross - Army
John Fazzone - Air Force
Craig Wix Johnson - Army
Russell James Doble - Air Force
The “Summer of 2018 Class of Honorees” is currently accepting nominees. Applications can be submitted to either the American Legion Post; Veterans of Foreign Wars or the City of Santa Maria Recreation and Parks Department. Total cost for each banner of $250. For more information please visit www.cityofsantamaria.org/hometown-heroes.
Questions regarding this event may be directed to the Recreation and Parks Department at (805) 925-0951 extension 2260.
Department: Recreation and Parks
Contact Person: Dennis Smitherman, Management Analyst I
Telephone Number: (805) 925-0951 ext. 2263
E-mail Address: firstname.lastname@example.org