Lions honor Irvin H. Miller in American flag program
Summit Hill Lions Club is continuing its American flag program this week.
The program was resurrected earlier this year as a means of honoring and/or memorializing veterans from the community.
For one-week periods, the club will fly the American flag at the Ludlow Park site to remember current and former town residents who gave service to our country.
As the program continues this week, Summit Hill resident Irvin H. Miller, who recently celebrated his 80th birthday, will be honored.
He served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War, having attained the rank of fire control technician, third class. He served from June 1951 until June 1953.
Town residents are invited to contact Lions Club members to have their family member or friend scheduled to be honored or memorialized. Joseph O'Gurek Jr., 645-5171, is in charge of the scheduling. Those making a request to have a veteran scheduled should provide that person's service record.
The only stipulations to be scheduled are that the person being recognized is a current or former town resident and must have served in the Armed Services.