Anthony L. Frusciante, Sr. of Mt. Vernon was born August 26, 1925, in Mount Vernon and died at 88 y ears of age on April 26, 2014
Corporal Anthony L. Frusciante spent over fourteen months in the Pacific during World War II and is a veteran of the Battle of Peleliu.
Corporal Frusciante enlisted into the Marine Corps on October 20, 1943 and completed his basic training at Paris Island, South Carolina. He went to Camp Lejeune, North Carolina for further training and was deployed to Camp Linda Visa in San Diego, California. In April of 1944 he embarked to Noumea, New Caledonia where he was assigned to the First Marines.
Patricia Williams is a community activist and philanthropist who has dedicated her life to empowering the youth of her community through teaching the values of volunteerism and educational advocacy. She began her involvement with young adults in her native country of Trinidad and Tobago where, as the president of a community youth group, she worked tirelessly to encourage and assist students with their educational and professional goals.