background image

Grand Parade Marshall

The Grand Marshall Award is presented to a community member who the Board wants to recognize for his/her outstanding contributions to "The Community". The award is chosen by a committee made up of Carnation Festival Board members.

Grand Parade Marshall

2016 - Pastors Bobby & Joyce Williams
2015 -
2014 - Larry Kehres
2013 - Dan Skivolocke
2012 - Frank and Betty Bolog
2011 - Bill Lavery
2010 - Donald Kommel (posthumous)
2009 - Alex Smith and Virgil Artino
2008 - Judge Robert Lavery
2007 - Judge R. R. Denny Clunk
2006 - Jimmy and the Soulblazers
2005 - Barb Graf
2004 - Romane Burnell
2003 - Charles Grove
2002 - George Weimer
2001 - Francisco "Pancho" DeLeon
2000 - Curvis Rhyne
1999 - Dr. Sally Reed
1998 - Clarence Johnson
1997 - Lyle Crist
1996 - Dr. Harold Kolenbrander
1995 - Gordon Rinehart
1994 - Joseph and Charlotte Mastroianni
1993 - William and Karl Fiegenschuh
1992 - John and Virginia Robertson
1991 - Lucretia Alfani
1990 - Cletus and Garnet Young
1989 - Major Jean Manhollan and Leroy Lamborn Zang
1988 - Abe Rich
1987 - Perry King
1986 - Dr. James Rodman
1985 - Dr. Craig and Shirley George
1984 - Ben Favazzo and Patric Jeswald
1983 - Bill Stirling
1982 - Edward K. Knowles
1981 - Helen Hendershot
1980 - Edgar McNabb
1979 - Charles Dixon
1978 - Edgar E. Kidwell
1977 - B. F. E. "Buddy" Bell
1976 - Ernest A. Williams
1975 - Dick Elliot
1974 - Karl Fiegenschuh
1973 - R.A. Gates
1972 - Dale Walborn
1971 - Clarence D. Steffy
1970 - Karl Held
1969 - R.G. Hamrick
1968 - C.J. Rodman
1967 - Richard Hudson (Honorary)
1966 - Leon R. Dulaney, Jr.
1965 - John Weitzel, Sr. (Honorary)
1964 - Unknown
1963 - Unknown
1962 - Unknown
1961 - Unknown
1960 - Rex Russel
1959 - Unknown