Outstanding Citizens to be Honored by Boy Scouts of America

    PARSIPPANY — Boy Scouts of America, Patriots’ Path Council will be honoring local citizens at the Third Annual Parsippany Good Scout Award Dinner to be held on the evening of Tuesday, March 12 at the Hanover Manor in East Hanover at 6:30 p.m.

    This year’s honorees are Catherine “Cathy” Cerbo, Silvia E. Cooper, Patrolman Remo D’Alessandro, Stephen J. Priola, Rev. Msgr. Herbert K. Tillyer, P.A., and Randy F. Tortorello.

    The event recognizes these six outstanding citizens for their community service, as evidenced by their leadership and interests within the Parsippany community, and for their embodiment of the values of the century old Scout Oath and Law in their personal and professional lives. The event co-chairs are a 2018 Parsippany Good Scout Award Recipient Carol Tiesi, and Robert Peluso.

    Cathy Cerbo is Past President of Parsippany Women’s Club and part of a longtime family owned business in Parsippany, Cerbo Lumber & Hardware. Silvia Cooper is the Branch Manager of the Boiling springs Savings Bank – Parsippany Branch and is an active member or Kiwanis Club – Parsippany. Patrolman Remo D’Alessandro heads Community Outreach for the Parsippany Police Department. Stephen J. Priola is the owner of P.J. Priola Parsippany Funeral Service. Rev. Msgr. Herbert K. Tillyer, P.A. has served Saint Peter the Apostle Catholic Church for twenty-five years. Randy F. Tortorello has been an active member of the Parsippany Historic Sites Committee, currently serving as the coordinator; he also owns his own interior design company, Randy Tortorello Interiors.

    Parsippany is a part of the Boy Scouts of America, Patriots’ Path Council which serves 17,000 youth in over 400 Scouting units in communities throughout Middlesex, Morris, Somerset, Sussex, and Union Counties.

    For more information on Scouting, attending the event, and sponsoring the program journal, contact George Hemenetz, Development Director, at (973) 765-9322 ext. 235 and/or george.hemenetz@scouting.org.

    You can sign up for the event or donate by clicking here.