The Inlet Historical Society thanks all who have generously contributed to its efforts in preserving and presenting the history of the Town of Inlet and the surrounding region during the 2016 year. We invite readers to join the individuals and organizations listed below in supporting our efforts. Please find our membership form at the Inlet Tourism Office or at www.inlethistoricalsociety.org to view the support options available . Also, the Society now has a page on Facebook with vintage images about Inlet’s past and current story.
Below, we have listed our friends and neighbors who have responded generously and hope readers will consider joining them. We apologize for any unintended omissions below.
The Society gives special thanks to the following members and organizations who support us as Sustaining Members, the highest membership category, and for their additional contributions: Archie & Shirley Delmarsh, David & Debora Gerber-Ianuzi, Timothy & Bridget Page, Rick & Elaine Alesia, Richard & Joan Baer, Barney & Jamie Baxter, David & Susan Beck, Bernard & Regina Beck, Jerry & Terri Britton, Ace Hardware Inlet c/o Becky Cleaveland, Burkhard-Evans, Inc. c/o Sarah E. Frey, Kay & Daniel Carmichael, Stiefvaters Cottages, Joseph D’Agostino, Jr., Kathleen Damon, Andy & Beth Dungey DBA Brynilsen/s Viking Village, Adirondack Fairway Margie & Bruce O’Hara, Bill & Lynn Faro, Richard & Lorraine Fellows, Leslie & Bill Gunnels, Charles Herr, Marsha Herr, Christine & James Holt, Robert & Margaret Huskins, Jane Johngren, Waddie & Judith Kalil, Jim Kammer, Kathy Lamb, Cherie Landl Deer Meadows Motel and Cottages, James & Linda Leach, Raymond & Maryellen Letterman, Richard Lutz Building & Mechanical, Inc. Company, Joel & Bonnie Millikan, Read & Jane Moffett. Bill & Wendy Nolan, Sally Nolan, Greg & Carolyn O’Hara, Joseph & Lida Petrella, Charles & Hilary Porter, Elizabeth Reed, Harry & Grace Rissetto, Tom & Mary Lynn Rourke, Paul Ryan & Diane Doyle, Suzanne & Michael Schnittman, Tom & Theresa Standing, Jack & Natalie Streb, Karen Vogel & Stuart Blank, Allison & Bob Volkmann, Craig & Siobhan Wittlin and Timm Associates.
The Society thanks the following individuals who have supported us with their memberships and contributions: Eleanor Andrews, Ken Biehn, Jean Bird, Peter Clark DBA Old Picture Postcard Collection, Ron Dearlove, Gerard Dupuis, Kim Egenhofer, Robert Fredricks, Lisa Gambacorta, Mary Jane Hasemeier, Letty Haynes, John Herr, Jr., Linda Herr, Michael Hess, Mary Clark Johnson, Douglas Johnson, Mary Lee Kalil, Bill Landmesser, Mitch Lee, Barbara Maloney, Winifred McCarley, Shirley Mearns, Eugene Melnyczuk, Bridget Murdock, Gail Murray, Margaret Palmer, Marilyn Kay Paul, Susan Scharf, Barbara Thomas, Donald Virkler, Joanne Vogan, David Vogan and Eleanor Wabnitz.
The Society also thanks the following households and institutions who supported us with their memberships and contributions: George & Martha Blakeslee, Jeffrey Bonner & Melody Noel, Tim & Natalie Brownsell, Bruce & Evelyn Caldwell, Ray & Janet Cardella, Margaret Chambers & Beverly Ischia, Paul & Reggie Chambers, Susan & Tim Christy, Jeff & Carol Collier, Jim & Judy Denio, Mary Anne & John Diamond, Heather & Tracy Dorgan, Mary & David Durfee, Robert & Jan Egenhofer, Bob & Sheila Emmert, Linda & Mitch Erion, Stan & Debra Ernst, Leo & Linda Fadel, Richard & Jani Flynn, John & Sarah Frey, John & Charlene Gilbert, David & Patricia Gloo, Michael & Mary Ellen Guerra, Ann & Bill Guiffre, Nancy Hadley, Hank & Allison Hallowell, Ellen Hildenbrand Savage Camp, Kerry & Anne Katlic, Richard Kissinger, Bobbi Sheaffer, John & Lynn Koelbl, Dick & Mary Jane Lasher, Ron & Mary Beth Laughery, Gary & Karen Lee, John & Shirley Collier-MacBeth, William & Pamela McGarry, John & Kathleen McHugh, Joann Meneilly & Gordon P Rudd, Tim & Cheryl Morse, John & Janice Murphy, Gary& Sharonlou Myers, Barbara & Raymond Norkus, R. Shawn & Debbie O’Hara, Peter & Elizabeth Rankin, Nancy Reed & Charles Peele, Eugene & Mary Renske, Gail & Frank Richeson, Nicholas & Cynthia Rose, Greg & Toni Rudd, Lawson & Jerry Rutherford , Pete & Laurie Sala, Gary & Susan Schafran, William & Erin Schmerbeck, Dudley & Elizabeth Schneider, Donald & Kathy Schwanke, Carol & Robert Searing, Tom & Arlyne Shannon, Ruth & Michael Shelton, Barbara Smithson & Sallie Murphy, Otto & Paula Spor, Daniel & Carolyn Stacks, Louis & Mary Steigerwald, Dave & Sue Stoller, Roberto & Roxanne Tangredi, Dianne Thibado, Bernard & Brenda Thibado, Diane Tyrell The Birches, Douglas & Deborah Wasielewski, Barbara & E. Walter Wermuth, Richard & Jean Williams, Kenneth & Elaine Zimmerman and Eliza Darling Hamilton Co.Historian, Sokolosky LLC Peter Sokolosky, Paul Reagan Bear Camp. Also, we thank the Limekiln Lake Association membership who supported a contribution to the Society.
The following made memorial donations in memory of the family and friends in parnenthesis: Margaret Chambers (Alvin Chambers), Richard Kissinger (Frederick Kissinger), Douglas & Deborah Wasielewski (Gary Rudd), Nancy Reed & Charles Peele and Allison & Bob Volkmann (Mary Mathers), Susan Scharf (Richard Scharf), Carol & Robert Searing (Robert T. Searing, Jr and Jon F. Searing) and Bridget Murdock (William Murdock). The Michael Scott Biehn Estate provided a large donation in memory of Michael Scott Biehn. The passing of Board Member Julie Biehn prompted donations in her memory by Mary & Paul Beltz, James Jenna & Olivia Reynolds, Eliza Darling Hamilton Co. Historian, Morton & Sharla Kanovsky, Kathleen Lowery, Ed Abele, Connie Rose, Mary Anne Ryan, Donald & Kathy Schwanke, Carolyn & Frank Belknap, John & Barbara Burd, Bill & Helen Damron, Carl & Judith Fonash, Maya Gasuk, John & Jane Grim, Rebecca Henry, Edward & Sue Mali, Rosemarie & Charles Novack, Sharon Strochak, Tom & Brenda Abele, Ken Biehn, Rodney & Janenne Henry, Ione F Anderson, Dr. John & Susan Gilhorn, Nancy Hadley, Ellen & Allen Myers, Paul Ryan & Diane Doyle, Allison & Bob Volkmann, Barney & Jamie Baxter, Waddie & Judith Kalil, James & Linda Leach, Gene Agban, Kelly & Dennis Gagan, Jonnye Clark and Anne T. Hopkins.
The following Inlet businesses participated at a higher 100 dollar category in the support of the Society and we should thank them with our patronage: Stiefvaters Cottages, Waddie & Judith Kalil, Paul Ryan & Diane Doyle and Mary’s Gift Shop & White Pine Bakery.
The Society thanks the following who responded generously to the Building Fund, the “400 Club”: Stiefvaters Cottages, Timothy & Bridget Page, Barney & Jamie Baxter, Burkhard-Evans, Inc. c/o Sarah E. Frey, Joseph D’Agostino, Jr., Mary Anne & John Diamond, Richard & Jani Flynn, David & Patricia Gloo, Ann & Bill Guiffre, Hank & Allison Hallowell, Dick & Mary Jane Lasher, Gary & Sharonlou Myers, Eugene & Mary Renske, William & Erin Schmerbeck, and Tim & Natalie Brownsell.
The Society also wants to thank Harry & Grace Rissetto who made a special donation for the purchase of a computer and Jane McLachlan’s contribution for digitization of Keith’s Diner tape.
The Society cannot exist without the participation and financial support of the above individuals, families and organizations. If you meet the above folks, please thank them for their support and consider joining them in supporting for the Inlet Historical Society [a Section 501 (c)(3) charitable organization] and its programs. If you would to volunteer your time this summer to help us open our building to residents and visitors, please contact Mitch Lee at the Inlet Tourism Office.