Carmel, Yeoman 3rd Class Yvonne Rustico
Yeoman 3rd Class Yvonne Rustico served in the United States Navy from 1944-1945, where she worked in Washington D.C., at the Order of Defense. Yeoman 3rd Class Rustico discharged military officers after World War II, one of them being actor Eddy Albert. Yeoman 3rd Class Rustico was a Girl Scout Leader and is very active in her church community. 3rd Class Rustico is also a mother of five children, grandmother of seventeen children and great-grandmother to eleven children.
The Carmel Town Board nominated Yvonne Rustico as their pick for the Hall of Fame.
“I am so happy to nominate Yvonne Rustico as Carmel’s nominations for the Veterans’ Hall of Fame. I can’t think of a better women to receive this nominations. She has selflessly donated countless hours of her time to our community and is well deserving of this award,” said Carmel Town Supervisor Ken Schmitt. “I would like to extend my sincere appreciation to Senator Greg Ball for organizing this great event.”