Three Score Seniors install officers for 2013 club year

WEIRTON – Officers for 2013 were inducted when the Three Score Seniors held their Christmas meeting Dec. 20 at Undo’s at Holiday Inn – Weirton.

President Barbara Purks presided and conducted the installation.

Officers for the new year are: president, Frances “Cookie” Veltri; vice president, Rosemary Gaynor; secretary, Pat Deletka; and treasurer, Joan Villa.

Committee chairs for 2013 include membership chair, Nancy Smurda; reservations chairs, Vivian Weigel and Patty Holt; publicity chair, Purks; hospitality chair, Jim Hare; house chair, Mary Margaret Klepaldo; sunshine chair, Winnie Kemp; religion chair, Tony LaRosa; tours chair, Regina Truax; and historian, Brenda Edwards. The 2013 trustees include Jack Cummings, Sonny Marino, Betty Virtue and Marlene Hare.

Deletka gave the invocation.

Kemp reported on cards sent and received.

Members acknowledged December birthdays and anniversaries.

Weigel announced 131 members were in attendance and gave the next meeting’s menu. She reminded members meals will be $12 in 2013.

Truax announced the following trips:

— Feb. 10, Rivers Casino in Pittsburgh;

— April 11, Branson’s Ozark Jubilee at the Palace in Greensburg, Pa.; and

— April 23-26, Atlantic City Bally’s.

For information, contact Truax at (304) 723-0419.

Hare and Virtue awarded the two dinners, compliments of Undo’s, to Joann Buchanan and Jean Ray. Cummings awarded the 50/25/25 drawing to Walter Klepaldo and Joan Villa. Other prizes distributed included poinsettias, candy, nut rolls, fruit baskets and money.

Deletka gave the benediction.

The next meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Feb. 28 at Undo’s at Holiday Inn – Weirton. For information, call Veltri at (304) 748-3825.