American Legion names LeRoyan of the Year
Submitted by Howard Owens on September 17, 2009 - 1:25pm
Don "Clarky" Vescovi is the LeRoyan of the Year.
American Legion Post 576 announced the selection this morning, honoring Vescovi for his contributions to the community.
Among his volunteer contributions: T-Shirt League, Little League, Babe Ruth Baseball and American Legion baseball, and he also served as commissioner of the Le Roy Softball League. He's also be involved in volunteer efforts on behalf of veterans and has been an active member of Post 576 for 51 years.
Vescovi and his wife Chris have been married for 40 years. Vescovi has six children and 13 grandchildren.
A dinner honoring Vescovi will be heldat 6 p.m. Oct. 3. Tickets are $15 and available at the American Legion Home, local banks and from previous LeRoyans of the Year.