Retirees honored by district

The board of education and district administration were on hand June 20 to congratulate and thank 14 Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk staff members who are headed into retirement.

“These employees have given of themselves so that our children might learn and we are most grateful,” Superintendent Robert K. Libby said.

Those honored were Laurie Abelson, Karen Beachler, Martin Case, Kerry DeLuca, Mary Ellen Hayes, Pamela Hull, Lesley Lopez, Rocco Persico, Benjamin Rau, Lisa Saltis, Dawn Sherman, Karen Teale, Cindy Tracey and John Zimmer.