L/CPL Robert J. Slattery,
Marine Corps League
2018 - 8
Marine Corps Law enforcement Foundation honors William L. Selden
William L. Selden, a businessman, philanthropist, sportsman, dog lover,
innate comedian, husband, father and grandfather, died on February 5,
following injuries sustained in a skiing accident.
A native New Yorker,
Bill grew up in Manhattan and graduated from Browning College Preparatory
School. Bill earned a B.A. from Dartmouth College, where he thrived as a
member of the soccer and ski teams.
Bill then served with distinction as
a Captain, Military Intelligence Division, in the United States Army.
This is Why the Marine Rose fundraising events are so crucial
Why the Marine Rose fundraising events are so crucial. We can always
This is what the donations are used for!
The donations support our veterans programs like the detachment
bimonthly coffee social with a personal visit to the inpatient veterans
at the Lyons campus Community Care Center where. They eagerly await our
arrival. We then serve them coffee, OJ, bagels, with cream cheese and
buttered hard rolls,, hot sandwiches, bananas, crumb cake and a wide
selection of donuts, also sugar free cake and cookies. Along with .The
ever popular canteen books of coupons that allow the veterans a choice
of items to purchase from the hospital canteen, are also appreciated.
Chairman Dan Danzi and his band of merry volunteers are sincerely
thanked for their visit. The expenses for the bimonthly coffee
social and visits are provided by the donation's from the Marine Rose
fund. Your time and effort raising the donations for this worthwhile
program is greatly appreciated. Some of the veterans do not get any
Our bi-monthly Lyons Nursing Home Breakfasts
We would like to thank Dan Danzi for his past service in the detachment duties.
Those duties involve being our Detachment Chaplain and for heading up the bi-monthly visits
to the Lyons rehab facility where we serve the members a brunch/breakfast.
The visits in February and March were canceled by Lyons due to the problems with the flu bug.
The breakfast gatherings are on hold now because Dan is recovering from an operation but they
should resume during the early summer, more on that later.
So, send Dan a card or email and wish him the best of health. If you need his address, it's:
Snail mail: 27 Old Jacksonville Rd.,
Towaco, NJ 07082