Club Members Remember their Fathers’ Service to Our Nation

Originally posted by Scott Tarkenton and Erik Grunwald Two of our own members spoke to the club Wednesday April 1 about their respective fathers’ military service. It was a poignant talk from both men that gave us some background about who our friends are and where they came from. View Erik and Scott’s presentation here: Club Presentation: Military Families of Erik Grunwald and Scott Tarkenton from Rotary Club of North Raleigh Erik Grunwald’s father was Capt. Harry H. Grunwald, Jr., U.S. Marine Corps. The following tribute was written by Erik. My paternal grandfather left Germany after WWI for the US.
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The Club Mourns the Passing of Jake Jolliff

Originally posted by Terry Hutchens on Dec 03, 2014 Club President Jay Williams announced sadly on Monday that long-time member Jake Jolliff passed away the morning of Monday December 1, 2014. Fellow Rotarian and close friend Terry Hutchens wrote the following memorial for Jake. The members of the Rotary Club of North Raleigh will keep JJ and all of Jake’s family in our hearts. When I think of Jake Jolliff several thoughts come to mind – my close friend, a happy man, and a committed Rotarian. I’ve known Jake since I join the NRRC in November of 1992. He was
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