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Film screened at Three Score

October 12, 2012
Weirton Daily Times

WEIRTON - The Three Score Seniors met Sept. 27 at Undo's at the Holiday Inn - Weirton with President Barbara Purks welcoming members and guests to the sports-themed meeting.

Pat Deletka gave the invocation, followed by members reciting the Pledge of Allegiance and singing "God Bless America."

Following dinner, Vice President Larry Purks introduced Dennis Jones of the Weirton Area Museum and Cultural Center. Jones showed a film of shells being made at the former Weirton Steel Co. during World War II. Singer Dave Watson will entertain at the October meeting.

Secretary Deletka and Treasurer Joan Villa gave reports, which were approved and filed for audit.

Regina Truax reported on the following trips:

Oct. 21, Rivers Casino;

Nov. 12-16, Nashville; and

Dec. 5, "Christmas Spectacular," Wexford, Pa.

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

Membership Chair Josie Elliott introduced new members Cindy Toth and Jean Burdette. She announced 2013 dues will be collected at the October, November and December meetings.

Sunshine Chair Winnie Kemp announced get-well cards were sent to Honey Moore, Mary Hvizdak, Patty Holt, Marian Lanners, Jean Ray, Virginia Marston, Paul Pavelka and Betty Potts. The club received a thank-you card from Irene Canala. Members acknowledged the September birthdays of Irene Roach, Pepe Pete and Barbara Purks and sang "Happy Birthday."

Reservation Chair Vivian Weigel announced 134 members and two guests, Mary Mentzer and Laura McCullough, were in attendance and gave the October menu.

Historian Brenda Edwards took pictures and Barbara Purks complimented House Chair Mary Margaret Klepaldo on her decorations of fall mums and Pittsburgh Steelers and West Virginia Mountaineer items.

Jim Hare awarded prizes to Rosemary Gaynor, Betty Morgan, Joann Gorell, Irene Troia and Minerva Gutwald. Edna Harrison, Maralyn Hinchee, Betty Morgan, Ken Kessell and Sonny Marino won fall mums. Jack Cummings awarded the 50/25/25 drawing to Eva Fabianich and Cookie Veltri.

Barbara Purks advised members 2013 dues will be $5 per person. Deletka gave the benediction.

The next meeting will be held Oct. 25 and have a Halloween theme.

To join Three Score, contact Barbara Purks at (304) 723-1103.

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