Historical Layman of the Year Recipients

The Layman of the Year award is presented at the Annual Retreat each year. Below is a list of past recipients going back to the first award presented in 1961.

Year
Winner
1961
Harry L. Jenkins, Sr.
1962
William H. Plank
1963
J. Harold Shafer
1964
Harry Carpenter
1965
James Herbein
1966
Matthew A. Crawford
1967
Maart Baldwin
1968
Abram S. Clemens
1969
William T. Bobb
1970
Frank A. Thomas
1971
Lewis G. Shuman
1972
Otto Wheeley
1973
Edwin R. Courtright
1974
Roy Millen
1975
A. Ernest Dickson
1976
Paul L. Hooks
1977
George L. Strahan
1978
John L. Hill
1979
Gill E. Miller
1980
Dorian H. Dickman
1981
George C. Needham
1982
Leon E. Langford
1983
Robert J. Allen
1984
Alfred W. Sweigard
1985
Frank C. Reid
1986
Ronald Dingee
1987
Robert H. Swan, Sr.
1988
Paul A. Yetter
1989
Earl Parris
1990
Joseph Conn
1991
Fred Neal
1992
Harry Hilger
1993
Harry Jenkins, III
1994
Donald George
1995
Roland Greenawait
1996
Joseph Cottrell
1997
Robert Brydon
1998
John Haigh
1999
Arthur Swanson
2000
Don Mack
2001
Chuck Scott
2002
Robert R. McQue, Sr.
2003
Frederick A. Robbins
2004
Donald R. Hess
2005
N. Lance Parson
2006
Bobby Brown
2007
James "Bud" Shirk
2008
Thomas H. Roberts
2009
John Anderson
2010
Bob Singley
2011
Michael Minor
2012
Al Thomas, Jr.
2013
George Plitnik
2014
Donald Claypoole
2015
George F. Young

 

Congratulations to all of these fine men on this well deserved award, not for their glory, but for the glory of our Lord.