Little did we know how many of our readers are diehard motorcyclists! As soon as we announced this month’s Snapz theme, the bikers came out of the woodwork with these great pictures. Thanks to all who shared their pictures with us.
Taken on Veteran's Day in 2013, from left are Felipe Romain, American Legion Post 278 service officer and Navy veteran; Gary Gutilius, Military Order of the Purple Heart, Army veteran; John Salakakis, USMC and owner of the military tribute bike; and Gary Jenkins, USMC Tri-State Detachment 494, Marine Corps League of Youngstown. Submitted by Jenkins.
Willie Mills and his wife, Barb, are at McConnells Mill State Park in 2009, back when they were dating. Willie says the best times they've had together have been in the wind on his Harley. Willie says his wife is a real angel!
E. Bruce Heilman, 86, chancellor of the University of Richmond, Va., rode the lower part of the 48 states last year and the upper part the year before. This year he is planning a trip to Alaska. Taken by Chuck Cavanaugh.
This was taken outside the Chapel of Friendly Bells at Trinity Methodist Church, downtown Youngstown, immediately after David and Kathleen Jones of North Lima were married, Oct. 16. Their wedding attire coordinates with the Harley. After the ceremony they jumped on the bike and rode in the YSU Homecoming Parade.
Newlyweds Michael and Apryl Parrilla, were married June 8, 2013, at Holy Apostles Parish in Youngstown by the Rev. Joseph Rudjak, who also rides a Harley. Submitted by Mike and Kathy Parrilla, Michael's parents.
This was taken in July 2006 of rider Michael J. Lacivita, 82, and driver, Nancy Layko, by Roberto Serra, a neighbor. Lacivita was taken on a one-mile ride through the neighborhood, which was one of the thrills of his lifetime and the only time he rode on a motorcycle.