Four new members were enshrined to the Gillespie High School Wall of Honor on Sunday, April 28. Those inducted include William “Bill” Parmentier, Joseph James Ricci, Gordon G. Hartweger, and Ralph Howard Monaghan.
The induction ceremony took place at 2 p.m. in the Gillespie High School gymnasium. The event was open to the public with light refreshments served after the event.
To be selected to the Wall of Honor, the individual must be an alumnus or an alumna of a Community Unit School District #7 School (Benld or Gillespie), the candidate must be out of school at least 20 years and have exemplified such citizenship and contributions to society which bring distinction and honor not just to the individual, but all alumni, and the nominees must have distinguished himself/herself in his/her profession and or community.
Meet the new members: