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Martha E. McCrary

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Martha E. McCrary
  • Wrote and published "The Colonel was a Lady"
  • Inducted into Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame, 1988
  • Brought health needs of seniors over 60 to Richard McCann, President and CEO of Meridia Hillcrest Hospital resulting in the 1987 founding of the Senior Circle of Care now numbering 30,000 members
  • Volunteers weekly at the hospital
  • Opened 3,000 bed Kennedy General Military Hospital in 1942
  • Chief Nurse for Veterans Administration (VA) in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware
  • 20 years as Chief Nurse at Brecksville VA Hospital
  • Councilwoman in Mayfield Heights