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W-B Friendly Sons Of St. Patrick Plan Banquet

January 31, 2018 GMT

Members of the Wilkes–Barre Friendly Sons of St. Patrick gathered recently to make arrangements for the 73rd annual banquet to be held at 6:30 p.m. Friday, March 16, at the Best Western Plus Genetti Hotel and Conference Center, Wilkes-Barre. Cocktail hour is at 5 p.m. Tickets are $60 and can be purchased from any member or ticket chairman Mike Ward at 570-417-1160. Members, first row, from left, are Jack Mulroy, Bob Morgan, Brian Bradshaw, Ned Whalen Jr., Joe O’Hara, Tom McDonnell, Pat McAndrew, and Tom Keeney. Second row: Jim Kelly, Gerald O’Hara, Bill Behm, Pat Jurish, Brian Finnerty, Phil Boyle, Mike Garside, Dave Day, Joe Lyons and Mike Bradshaw. Third row: Rick Simon, Mike Ward, Tony Brooks, Paul Richie, Ned Whalen, Sean Toole, Jay Crossin, Mike Bergold, John Smulowitz, Jack Carr and Sean McGough.