1960s Elected Governmental History

1961


Organizational Meeting of First Council Meeting held March 24, 1961 at Norton High School.

Mayor


Richard E DuFore

Clerk


V.C. Patterson


Council Members


  • A. Thomas Miner
  • Everett Yoho
  • Russell Diefendorff
  • Marcus Bertsch
  • Bruce Ewing
  • Leo K. Hilt

Clerk / Treasurer


  • Robert G. Nice
    Resigned July 2, 1962)
  • T.J. Wehling
    From July 13, 1962)

1962


Mayor


Richard E. DuFore

Council Members


  • Everett R. Yoho
  • Bruce W Ewing
  • Leo K. Hilt
  • Russell C. Diefendorff
  • John McMullen
  • Marcus Bertsch

1963

Mayor


  • Richard E DuFore
    Through August 23, 1963
  • John C. McMullen
    From August 23, 1963 through December 31, 1963

Council Members


  • Marcus E Bertsch
  • Russell Diefendorff
  • Bruce Ewing
  • Leo K. Hilt
  • John McMullen
    Through August 22, 1963
  • Everett R. Yoho
  • Anthony Mihelic
    Appointed to fill seventh Council seat created by new Charter
  • Robert L. Miller
    Appointed August 23, 1963

1964


Mayor


Max W. Johnstone


Council Members


  • Thomas W Bird
  • Marcus E Bertsch
  • Christine Widick
  • Bruce W Ewing
  • Everett R. Yoho
  • Frank Smith
  • Leo K. Hilt

1965


Mayor


Max W. Johnstone

Council Members


  • Thomas W Bird
  • Marcus E Bertsch
  • Christine Widick
  • Bruce W Ewing
  • Everett R. Yoho
  • Frank Smith
  • Leo K. Hilt

Director of Finance / Clerk


T. J. Wehling


1966


Mayor


Thomas W Bird

Council Members


  • Frank Smith
  • W. M. Wilkinson
  • Everett R. Yoho
  • Robert Booth
  • Bruce Ewing
  • John E Chapman
  • Leo K. Hilt
    Through June 27, 1966
  • Steve Kish
    From July 5, 1966

Director of Finance / Clerk


T. J. Wehling

1967


Mayor


Thomas W Bird

Council Members


  • Frank Smith
  • Everett R. Yoho
  • Robert Booth
    Through April 24, 1967
  • W. M. Wilkinson
  • Steve J. Kish
  • Bruce W Ewing
  • John E Chapman
  • Rudy Kuzmik
    From May 8, 1967

Director of Finance / Clerk 


T. J. Wehling


1968


Mayor


John B. Henning

Council Members


  • Everett R. Yoho
  • W. M. Wilkinson
  • Rudy J. Kuzmik
  • Steve J. Kish
  • Virgil M. Norris
  • Irl R. Hicks
  • Frank Smith
    Through July 31, 1968)
  • John E Chapman
    From August 8, 1968

Director of Finance / Clerk


  • T. J. Wehling
    Through July 14, 1968
  • Omer O. Staubs
    From September 23, 1968 through November 15, 1968
  • Fred C. Sommer
    Interim from July 1968 to September 1968 and from November 15, 1968

1969


Mayor


John B. Henning

Council Members


  • John E Chapman
  • Irl R. Hicks
  • Steve J. Kish
  • Rudy J. Kuzmik
  • Virgil M. Norris
  • W. M. Wilkinson
  • Everett Yoho