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60th Annual Boyertown Citizen of the Year recipients announced

By Complied by Alyssa Shields

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Building a Better Boyertown, the Rotary Club of Boyertown and the Lions Club of Boyertown will host the 60th Annual Boyertown Area Citizen of the Year this year. The awards banquet will held on Saturday, May 31, at Friendship Hook & Ladder Banquet Hall in Boyertown.

The award recipients this year are Shawn Barndt, Citizen of the Year; Dan Kershetsky, Educator of the Year; Danielle Croner, Senior Student of the Year; and Charles Ritschard, Sr., Firefighter of the Year.

The event has a variety of sponsors including their platinum sponsor M & T Bank; the gold sponsors, Berks-Mont Business Association, Berks County Living, Reading Eagle, Boyertown Area Times and The Mercury; the silver sponsors, Campbell Fittings, Inc., and National Penn Bank; and the bronze sponsors, Everything Printing, Winnerís Circle Awards All County and Association, Dierolf Water, Dr. Reitnauer and Dr. Tribbett, Savilleís Diner, Ott Funeral Home, and Kringís Hearth and Home.

Tickets are available at Zimmerís Pets, BBB, and office of Dr. Reitnauer and Dr. Tribbett. For more information call 484-706-3162.

Check back with The Boyertown Area Times for continued coverage of Citizen of the Year.