Hall of Fame - Ceremony

Hall of Fame - 2019 Ceremony

Improving the Lives and Health of Others

The many remarkable accomplishments of the 2019 inductees were in the spotlight for the 44th Annual Central Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame. The ceremony was on May 15 at the Martin Janis Center, Columbus.  Here are a few pictures from the day.  For more photos, visit the 2019 Central Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame Facebook Photo Album


The 2019 Central Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame inductees pose for a group photo.  Photo credit:  Associated Photographers

Fred Reeder, 2019 Hall of Fame Inductee, prepares for the recognition ceremony.  Wendy Hux of COAAA helps him with his boutonniere.

Hall of Fame Inductees Karen and Ralph Watts preparing for the Hall of Fame Ceremony.  Jessica Lutjens from COAAA helps Karen with her corsage.

The Soriano Duo performed for the attendees before the Hall of Fame Recognition Ceremony.

Cindy Farson, Director of the Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging, began the cermony by welcoming the crowd.

Elizabeth Brown, President Pro Tempore of Columbus City Council, congratulated the inductees and welcomed all in attendance.

A special thank you to Colleen Marshall from NBC 4 for hosting the Hall of Fame Recognition Ceremony.

Jane Hawes, Communications Manager for the Delware County Commissioners, congratulates and recognizes Delaware County Hall of Fame Inductee Diane Croy. 

Madison County Commissioner David Hunter recognizes Madison County Hall of Fame Inductees Fred and Donna Reeder.

The guests enjoyed great food during the Hall of Fame reception.

Rick Soriano provided solo piano for guests at the reception.

Congratulations to WCLT Radio for being the recipient of the Outstanding Service to Seniors Award.  (L to R):  Cindy Farson, Director of COAAA, Doug Pricer, Owner of WCLT Radio, and Dave Bibler, Director of the Licking County Aging Program.  




Special thanks go to MediGold for its long-time support as Program Sponsor for this community event. Clossman Catering sponsored the entertainment.  LifeCare Alliance sponsored the beverages.