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Good Will F.D. Hosts 107th OCFVA Installation Dinner

By BOB MCCORMICK, Correspondent | November 05, 2021 | NEW YORK

Story No. 111121108

MONTGOMERY, NY - Good Will Fire Department hosted the 107th Orange County Vol. Firemen's Association Dinner on November 5th at Colden Manor at Spruce Lodge in Montgomery.

Jeffry Holmes was Master of Ceremonies, and Opening Prayer was given by Chaplain of the Association, Joseph Deccicio. After the Pledge of Allegiance was recited Jeffry welcomed everyone to the dinner and spoke about how November 5th was National Donuts Day. He briefly explained how the donuts were introduced and made in the United States, and even came prepared wearing his own donut hat. Introductions of the former officers were then read.

The new officers were sworn-in by Orange County Car One, Vini Tankasali. The new officers are: Ray VanInwegen-President; Gordon Healy-First Vice President; Ryan Arciero-Fifth Vice President; Dorothy Brown-Secretary; Robin Reynolds-Treasurer; Scott Arciero-Financial Secretary; Deacon Peter Haight-Deacon; and Daniel Olympia-Sergeant at Arms.

Past President Robert Reynolds received his badge and plaque from new President Ray VanInwegen. After the former officers received their plaques, President Ray VanInwegen thanked the Good Will FD members for their support.

This article is a direct street report from our correspondent and has not been edited by the 1st Responder newsroom.