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The Ohio Department of Aging

Ohio Department of Aging Hall of Fame

Previous Inductees
* = Posthumously inducted

2012
Darlene Baney; Norman Bell, Sr.; Anna Blackwell; Werner Coppel; Eugene D’Angelo; Germaine Hahnel, M.D.; M.C. Hokenstad, Ph.D; Patricia Irwin; Julian Marcus*, Glen Maxwell; Jane Scott*; Alberta Shurelds*

2011
Emily Brown; Gifford Doxsee; Bracy E. Lewis; Kathryn Harleman Loxley; Wilbur Mullen; Jean Marie Schlecht; Helmut S. Schmidt, M.D.; Charlotte L. Shaffer; Dillon W. Staas, Jr.; Bobbie L. Sterne; S. Penny Triplett; Jim Winkler; The Circle of Grandparents Founding Members (Diane DeMuth, Elizabeth Hague, Anthony Petrozzi*, Kathryn K. Shaffer, Braxton and Polly Tewart and James Timko*)

2010
Richard C. Bozian, M.D.; Allen Brokaw; Robert Conrad; Joan H. Gordon; Charles L. Greene; James Harris; Russell Iden; Joan W. Lawrence; Warner R. Moore; Allen Newell; Paul Newman*; Mel P. Simon, M.D.; Lynn Wolaver, Ph.D.

2009
Frank Ashton; Dr. Omer W. Blodgett; Barbara Condo; Jean Palmer Davies; Glenn Devers; Jacob H. Frowine; Mary Jane Hawk; Martha Pemberton; Edna D. Pincham; Clarence Reich*; John F. Schoedinger*; Daisy Smith; William A Wynne

2008
Jane Ann Burns; Jules Duga, Ph.D.; Dr. Audrey Lavin; Elwood Michaels; Doyle Miller; Joseph B. Quatman; Mary Regula; Donna Smallwood; Joy Tarbert; Mitchell Joseph Toto; Eleanor Warner; Dolores Wisenbarger

2007
Harold Bram; Arthur R. Clemenson; Russell Coffey; Patricia Doud; Delpha I. Hoffman; Louis & Betty Hughes; Nancy McPeek; Dale Miller; George L. Neargarder; Martin J. O’Connell; "Dene" Pellegrinon; Norma Torres

2006
Hugh Coffman; Creola C. Dickey; Anthony M. Feldes; Carolyn A. Haynali; Troy Lee James; Mary Keller; Beulah McFarland; Myrtle Musch*; Robert Netzley; Ralph & Myrtle Peters; Jean Pieper; Jean E. Plack; Bill Richards; George Riser; Mardo Williams*

2005
Edith J. Clayton; Nada Dunn; Jean Garner; Mary Lou Hawkins; Dr. Jon Hendricks; Martha Monnin; Rosalie Morgan; Anne T. Nixon; Reuben & Dorothy Silver; Jerry D. Smart; Alfred Tibor; Eloise S. Wolfson

2004
Betty Brindiar; Richard W. Brooks; W. Wallace Cannon; Evan E. Davis; John S. Dowlin; George Isaac; Bessie King Jackson; Charlotte & Paul Johnson; William L. Luntz; Tom McNutt; Dr. Dayle O. Snyder; Eleanor B. Steigmans

2003
Barbara Beckwith; James Blair; David Crowley; Hubert Dunkle; Beulah Hoerr; Zeke Mullins; Walter Poenisch, Sr.*; James Rudes; Edwin Schrank; Viktor Schreckengost; Richard Shearer

2002
Mildred Wirt Benson*; Frances Carr; Mary E. Cherry; Ralph Cobey; Bob & Jewell Evans; Jerry Francis; Fred Hirsimaki; Everett Hosack; Peggy Irwin; Phil Rutan; Marie Schill, RN; Edith Wissman

2001
Dorothy Dexter Alexander; Erma Bombeck*; Robert T. Fox; Ben N. Groh*; Rev. Phale D. Hale; Elizabeth Harper; Donald R. James; Norman Harold Lambert; Sally Richenbacher; Glen Wheeler

2000
Bettie Bjorn; Judith Y. Brachman; Mary L. Bowermaster; Bea Gingery; Lubomir "Lu" Hromadka; Lois K. Ide; Richard J. Noll; Rev. Lonnie Simon; Dale Tom; Grayce Williams

1999
Donald Becker; Naomi Brown; Betty Collins*; Gloria Giannestras; Glenn E. Maddy; Kenneth M. Mahan; Thomas E. McFadden*; William Rosell Rogers; William L. Simmons; Don A. Simpson; Dr. Richard & Helen Spitzer

1998
Sister Mary Humbert Davis; Lowell Dock; William Henry Fouse*; Mary Carter Glascor; U. S. Senator John Glenn; Luella Glick; Betty Hartley, Ed.D.; Virginia Kress; Nancy Fitori Kubina; Belle Likover; Dennis & Betty Morris; Blanche Motts; Frank Angelo Nappi*; Betty Nein; Pauline Radebaug; Nelson Schwab Jr.

1997
Doris Blackston; Elsie Calamese; William S. Derry; Orville R. Ferguson Sr.; Dr. Willard B. Fernald; Edward J. Groening; Elsie Helsel, Ph.D.| Margaret Hunt; Cecil A. Maxwell; Carl H. Swick; John B. Williams

1996
Abraham Brickner; Helen Spotts Brown; Virgil E. Brown; Michael J. Lacivita; Katherine LeVeque; Aaron Levine; Martha Whelan Murphy; Jewel L. Rollen; Harold E. Sawyer; John P. Stozich

1995
Josephine Wenning Bruns; Thomas C. Eakin; Helen Fero; George James*; Austin Eldon Knowlton; James Lee Middleton; Corwin Nixon; Ervin J. Nutter; Mary Jane Cooper O’Brien; Betty B. Pitzer; Rachel Ann Trent Rayford

1994
George Adcox; Morris Becker; Byron Winfield Brown; Mary Callow; Paul M. (P.M.) Gillmor; Dr. Helen I. Glueck; Kathryn Hagler; Deseree Mitchell Liddell; Grace E. Maratta; Lois Nelson; Eldon H. Phillips; Audrey A. Rowan; Frances Saunders; James S. Savage; John J. Schiff

1993
Tilmon Adamson; Don Barrett; Evelyn Darnovsky Bonder; Joseph E. Cattarin; Jimmy Crum; Dorothy F. Davis; Bob Feller; Roberta M. Graham*; Philip C. Johnson; Zenobia Perry; George R. Smith

1992
Thomas E. Hairston; Clem Hamilton; Harold W. Kohn; Martha McCrary; Vera Saunders; Morrie Sayre; Rev. Wray C. Smith; Josephine B. Voinovich; Furl P. Williams; Judge Warren C. Young; Helen W. Zelkowitz

1991
James T. Foley; Rev. Kay M. Glaesner; Marie Haug, Ph.D.; Ruby Long; Vance B. O’Donnell; Mildred M. Seltzer, Ph.D.; Vernon Rodney Young, Sr.

1990
Mercedes Cotner; Raymond C. Drake, Jr.; Mable Hardeman Edwards; Eleanor Kahle; Jerome Kaplan, Ph.D.; Ilse Kershner; Albert A. Neideck; Bernice Cisco Williams

1988
Al Boffo; Frank Brockmeyer; Sister Ann Jeanne Chisholm; Lucile S. Costello; Lucille Dryden; G. Fred Graf; Kay Reidel; Mary Jo Stafford; Robert Thomas; Mamie L. Williams

1987
Alma Cahill; Phil Chelnick; Ocie Hill; Alice Hoffman; Edward Huber*; Thaddeus Hurd; Melvin Miller; Edwardina Riggans; Robert Secrest; Georgia Silliman; Alice Weston

1986
Anna Bishop; Lois Filipic; Jack Halbeisen; Helen Hawley; Ruth Kane; David Lusk; Kenneth Miller; Durwood Neff; Erie Sauder

1985
Ronald Brown; Lucille & Fred Grumley; Howard L. Hofacre; Helen E. Landry; Charles W. Peckham; John G. Pfund; Ralph H. Romig; Helen H. Santmyer; Loretta Yoder

1984
Ora McCain Barrett; Charles Blakeslee; Frank P. Celeste; Orland C. Duke; Catherine Gillie; David N. Myers; Wesley (Branch) Rickey*; Vernal G. Riffe, Sr.; Dorothy V. Ryan; Carl E. Smith

1983
Lucille Chenault; Avis W. Cullen; Ethel Straw Guthrie; David Leahy; Irvin H. Ryan*; James E. Saunders; Myrl H. Shoemaker; Sidney Spector; C. Umahau Wolf; Johann J. Zabka

1982
Walter E. Alston; Clarence H. Borgelt; John B. Conrad*; Helen W. Evans; Dorothy Fuldheim; Ruth Lyons; C. Stanley Mechem; Capt. H. Mowrey| Norman Vincent Peale; William A. Pepper; James A. Rhodes

1981
Alfred A. Antenucci; Jessie Z. Barlett; Anthony J. Celebrezze; Beulah Fawcett; Carl F. Graf; Walter E. Havighurst; Charles D. Hill; Charles Y. Lazarus; Larry W. Pelton; (Russell) Games Slayter

1980
James T. Flood; Sherman L. (Jack) Frost; Edward D. Kuekes; Edward C. Haaf; Dominick Labino; Helen G. McClelland; The Mills Brothers (Herbert, Harry, Donald); Elijah Pierce; William Presser; Donald B. Robinson; David Rubinoff; Murtis H. Taylor-Mills

1979
Paul E. Brown; Phyllis Diller; Gertrude W. Donahey; Joseph W. Fichter; Lillian Gish; Edwin C. Heinke; Sister M. Henrietta, C.S.A.; William O. Walker; Stella Walsh; Floyd E. Wenger

1978
I. W. Abel; John W. Bricker; B. Bernard Caplan, M.D.; John W. Galbreath; Wayne W. (Woody) Hayes; Frank J. Lausche; Rose L. Papier; Theodosia Sochasky; Ella P. Stewart; Lowell Thomas

1977 - Charter Members
Muriel M. Allen Bertsch; Erbest J. Bohn*; Anna V. Brown; Milton Caniff; W. Fred Cottrell; Nelson H. Cruishank; Arthur S. Flemming; Zelma Watson George; Richard Gosser*; Leslie Townes (Bob) Hope; Martin Janis; James C. (Jesse) Owens; Sidney L. Pressey; Albert B. Sabin, M.D.; Louis B. Seltzer; Dr. Julius & Mrs. Helen Weil; Aaron M. Weisen