WWII veteran's foundation helps fund Gold Star monument - MedinaGazette
LAWRENCE PANTAGES / GAZETTE A ceremonial groundbreaking was held Sunday at the town hall park area in York Township to celebrate the start of construction of a $100,000 Gold Star Families Foundation monument to honor fallen military service men and women from Northeast Ohio. From left are: Ohio Sen. Thomas Patton; Ohio Sen. Larry Obhof; Ohio Rep. Steve Hambley; Hershel "Woody" Williams; Medina Mayor Dennis Hanwell; Medina monument organizers Mickey Kennedy and Jeff Klaas; Marine Corps League Junior Vice Commandant John W. Harkness and York Township trustees Richard Monroe, William Pavlick and Colene Conley.

LAWRENCE PANTAGES / GAZETTE A ceremonial groundbreaking was held Sunday at the town hall park area in York Township to celebrate the start of construction of a $100,000 Gold Star Families Foundation monument to honor fallen military service men and women from Northeast Ohio. From left are: Ohio Sen. Thomas Patton; Ohio Sen. Larry Obhof; Ohio Rep. Steve Hambley; Hershel "Woody" Williams; Medina Mayor Dennis Hanwell; Medina monument organizers Mickey Kennedy and Jeff Klaas; Marine Corps League Junior Vice Commandant John W. Harkness and York Township trustees Richard Monroe, William Pavlick and Colene Conley.