Veterans’ daughters elect year’s officers


WATERVILLE – The Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War held a convention June 22 and 23 at the Best Western.

The newly elected officers are as follows: president, Helvi Cary; senior vice president, Michelle Cary; junior vice president, Elsie Bonney; chaplain, Marilyn Jones; patriotic instructor, Joanne Crockett; treasurer, Gail Butterfield.

Officers were appointed as follows: secretary, Sally Sawyer; credentials, Joyce Govin and Kathleen Sinclair; officers’ report, Alice Hoyt; press correspondent, Alice Hoyt; chief of staff, Lesley Dean; historian, Mary Jones; DAVS, Sally Sawyer; council members, Kathleen Sinclair, Joyce Govin.

The meeting was preceded by a granddaughters’ breakfast at an adjoining restaurant.