NARFE holds annual pasty picnic event

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Chapter 1900 recently held its annual pasty picnic at the Crossroads Restaurant near Marquette. Attendees included, from left, Anna Nault, local intern for U.S. Senator Gary Peters; Connor Raak, area representative for Senator Peters; Dale Ollila, NARFE Chapter 1900 president and Area 3 state vice president; Ed McBroom, District 38 Michigan State Senator; and Clyde Morgan, Chapter 1900 first vice president and treasurer. Other area legislators were invited but were unable to attend. A memorial service was held to honor recently deceased chapter members. Chapter 1900 includes members from the Marquette, Escanaba, Rapid River, Houghton, Hancock and Ontonagon areas.