County of Monmouth

For Immediate Release:

December 28, 2012

 

Freeholder Burry honored
by Monmouth County FOP

 

FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County Freeholder Lillian G. Burry was inducted as an honorary member into the Fraternal Order of Police of Monmouth County Superiors Lodge # 30, at their Fifth Annual Winter Gala, earlier this month.

 

“I am honored to receive this recognition from such a distinguished organization,” Freeholder Burry said. “These fine menandwomen share their commitment to public service in their jobs and they continue to support many charitable organizations in the after-hours. Their generosity of time, talentsandfunds is commendable.”

 

The annual gala recognizes retiring lodge members who have shown exceptional contributions to the Fraternal Order of Police of Monmouth County Superiors Lodge # 30.

 

Special presentations this year included FOP National Trustee, Ron Bakley who received the “Law Enforcement Professional of the Year”,andRickLeclerque who was awarded the “Person of the Year” honor.

 

Burry previously received recognition has received from FOP Lodge #30. Burry was the first recipient of the “Person of the Year” award in 2008.

 

“Many people, including those attending the gale, were responsible for my nomination in 2008. I want to again thank them for this honor,” said Burry.

 

 

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