Honor / Hall of Fame

Avon Township is a great place to live in part because of the foresight of many individuals who previously served as Supervisor, Treasurer, Clerk and on the Planning Board. Many thanks to these folks for their service. These individuals (and their terms of service) are listed below. If there are errors or omissions, please contact the Clerk to correct.

Supervisors:

  • Mike Atkinson (1960-1961, 1964)
  • Dan Boom (1988-1994)
  • Richard Breshanan (2001-2017)
  • George Brix (1960-1961, 1964-1966)
  • Leo Gondringer (1986-1989; 1993-2002)
  • LeRoy Gondringer (2002-2013)
  • Will Huston (2017-present)
  • Stanley Kolodjeski (1965-1966, 1973-1978)
  • Mike Linn (2017-present)
  • Larry Melton (1994-2000)
  • John Merdan (2006-2019)
  • Ken Mergen (2019-present)
  • Alfred Molus (1973-1978)
  • Roger Nelson (2014-2016)
  • Alex Pierskalla (1973-1978)
  • Leo Pierskalla (1960-1961)
  • Sylvester Salzer (1987-1989; 1999-2003)
  • Maynard Sand (1987-1990)
  • Rich Sanoski (2020-present)
  • Elmer Sauerer (1985-1988)
  • Leo Scherimus (1966)
  • Leo Stich (1971)
  • Ken Stommes (2000-2003)
  • George Terway (1964-1966)
  • Jim Yurczyk (1989-2004)

Treasurer:

  • Kelly Martini (2003-present)
  • Sylvester Salzer (1973-1978; 1989-2003)
  • Stephen Salzer (1960-1961)

Clerk:

  • Ken Eiynk (1988-1990)
  • Phillip Keppers (1935)
  • Val Kociemba (1960-1961, resigns 1967)
  • Stephen Saupe (2010-present)
  • Gertrude Schwinghamer (1978; 1986-1988)
  • Renee Smith (1993-2010)
  • AG Sowada (1973-1978)

Planning Commission:

  • Cliff Borgerding (2000-2007)
  • Richard Bresnahan (1988-2001)
  • Brian Brix (1988-2003)
  • Leander Buettner (1981-1989)
  • Tony Beuning (1981-1987)
  • LeRoy Gondringer (1989-1992, 2013-2018, 2019-present)
  • Gerry Kremers (2006-2018)
  • John Merdan (2002-2006)
  • Ken Mergen (2002-present)
  • Steve Plantenberg (2000-2002)
  • Stephen Saupe (2010-present)
  • Leo Schirmers (1981-1989)
  • Alfred Schwalbe (1982-1993)
  • Gert Schwinghamer (1981-1988)
  • Ken Stommes (1993-2000)
  • Laury Yurcyzk (1989-2003)

Constable:

  • John Streit (1973-1975)

Awards

avon twp award ceremonySupervisor Mike Linn presents a certificate of achievement to John Merdan, in recognition of Merdan’s 17 years of service to Avon Township as a member of the Planning Commission and Board of Supervisors.

avon twp award ceremony LeRoy Gondringer, Donna Kremers, and Richard Bresnahan (left to right), displaying the awards that Richard and LeRoy, and Donna's husband Gerry (she accepted the award posthumously for Gerry who passed in late January), received for service to Avon Township.