Bronze Medal Awards
GREAT LAKES CHAPTER
Alda & Howard Ruppender
You have served this Great Lakes Chapter faithfully and well as members of the Board of Directors and holders of various chapter offices. Above all, your work as Financial Chairman and Co-General Chairman respectively of the 1986 National Convention of the ARS was most impressive and was one of the main reasons for the success of the Convention. In appreciation of all of this, the Chapter awards to each of you the Bronze Medal of the American Rhododendron Society.
In appreciation of your many years of service at the thankless job of Chapter Treasurer and for the many hours spent as Co-General Chairman of the 1986 National Convention of the ARS, the Great Lakes Chapter awards to you the Bronze Medal of the American Rhododendron Society.