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Michelle Conley-Ellerman, recipient of the Ladies Auxiliary Member of the Year Award, is congratulated by Linda Gorr, master of ceremonies and president of the Good Will Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary at the 61st annual Awards Banquet. Copyright - Lou Wheeland Michelle Conley-Ellerman, recipient of the Ladies Auxiliary Member of the Year Award, is congratulated by Linda Gorr, master of ceremonies and president of the Good Will Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary at the 61st annual Awards Banquet. Copyright - Lou Wheeland
Former Good Will Fire Company No. 1 Chief Arlan Wright thanks Calvin Fetherolf for his 15 years of service.PRESS PHOTO BY LOU WHEELANDAdditional photos on page A2. Copyright - Lou Wheeland Former Good Will Fire Company No. 1 Chief Arlan Wright thanks Calvin Fetherolf for his 15 years of service.PRESS PHOTO BY LOU WHEELANDAdditional photos on page A2. Copyright - Lou Wheeland
PRESS PHOTOS BY LOU WHEELAND State Rep. Gary Day, R-187th, presents a Certificate of Recognition to Michelle Conley-Ellerman for her achievement as Auxiliary Member of the Year. Joining them is Ladies Auxiliary President Linda Gorr. Copyright - Lou Wheeland PRESS PHOTOS BY LOU WHEELAND State Rep. Gary Day, R-187th, presents a Certificate of Recognition to Michelle Conley-Ellerman for her achievement as Auxiliary Member of the Year. Joining them is Ladies Auxiliary President Linda Gorr. Copyright - Lou Wheeland
Kathy and Arlan Wright, holding his Certificate of Recognition for Firefighter of the Year from state Rep. Gary Day, R-187th, is joined by Good Will Fire Chief Stephen Oplinger. Copyright - Lou Wheeland Kathy and Arlan Wright, holding his Certificate of Recognition for Firefighter of the Year from state Rep. Gary Day, R-187th, is joined by Good Will Fire Chief Stephen Oplinger. Copyright - Lou Wheeland
Good Will Fire Chief Stephen Oplinger smiles at Arlan Wright, who is now wondering where to put another award plaque on his already full walls at home. Copyright - Lou Wheeland Good Will Fire Chief Stephen Oplinger smiles at Arlan Wright, who is now wondering where to put another award plaque on his already full walls at home. Copyright - Lou Wheeland
Very proud of his Probationary Firefighter of the Year award recipient Frank Kimble shows it to the attendees at the award banquet. Copyright - Lou Wheeland Very proud of his Probationary Firefighter of the Year award recipient Frank Kimble shows it to the attendees at the award banquet. Copyright - Lou Wheeland

Good Will Fire Company has 61st awards banquet

Thursday, June 7, 2018 by lou wheeland Special to The Press in Local News

Good Will Fire Company No. 1, Trexlertown, and the Ladies Auxiliary, recently celebrated their 61st annual awards banquet.

The event took place at the Copeechan Fish and Game Club, Schnecksville, in order to give members a break from doing the work at their own station.

Following dinner, awards were given to members of both organizations whose commitment to the mission of the fire department were exemplary.

Michelle Conley-Ellerman received the Ladies Auxiliary Member of the Year Award from Auxiliary President Linda Gorr.

Former Fire Chief Arlan Wright received the Firefighter of the Year Award. Fire Police Capt. Calvin Fetherolf was thanked for his 15 years of service to the fire company.

Probationary Firefighter of the Year went to Frank Kimble for all his hard work at becoming certified as a fire and rescue member.