Senator Mike Nozzolio Participates in Oscar Fuerst Dedication Ceremony in Sodus Point

Michael F. Nozzolio

August 05, 2011

Sodus Point - Senator Mike Nozzolio recently participated in the official Dedication Ceremony of the Oscar Fuerst Field in Sodus Point.  The baseball field was dedicated in memory of Oscar Fuerst, a dedicated community member who was a strong advocate for children in the community and for keeping the baseball field when others wanted to abandon it.     

Pictured left to right are: Kass Vande, Neighborhood Historical Association of Sodus Point; Michael Sullivan, Mayor of the Village of Historic Sodus Point; Frank Wackele, Oscar Fuerst’s Son-in-law; Senator Mike Nozzolio; Gail Ann Wackele, Oscar Fuerst’s daughter; Al Fagan, Family friend; Bill Raney, Family Friend.  Seated is Gladys Fuerst, Oscar's widow of 94-years old.