I would like to thank the ladies who individually submitted four nominations for me for Citizen of the Year of Sugar Grove: Diane Dempsay, Joan Perrin, Helen Jorgenson and Karen McCannon.
I would like to thank the committee that decided that I should get the award.
I would like to thank all those people who gave me their heartfelt congratulations.
After 45 years of residing in Sugar Grove, I never thought of myself as Citizen of the Year. It was a very pleasant surprise for my family and me.
I would like to thank Cheryl Borrowdale of the Elburn Herald for her great article on my award.