Foundation hosts Hall of Fame awards ceremony
Austintown Growth Foundation recently hosted its 2017 Hall of Fame awards ceremony at Rachel’s Restaurant. Ken Carano, Austintown trustee, served as master of ceremonies. John Facemyer was posthumously entered into the Hall of Fame, having been a member of the Austintown Lions Club and Austintown American Legion Post 301. Kenneth Jakubec and Jeffrey Toth were also inducted. Above, in front from left are Facemyer’s granddaughters, Madeline and Elizabeth Facemyer, and Barbara Facemyer, his widow. In the back row are Dr. Greg Facemyer, John Facemyer’s son; Harold Wilson, secretary of the Austintown Lions Club; and Bob Whited, past district governor for the Lions.