Larry Granger and Vonda Kelly

Bloomington Historical Society board members retiring

Long-time board members and officers, Larry Granger, left in reenactment costume, and Vonda Kelly, right, announced their retirement from the board of directors effective January 1. 

Granger’s involvement with BHS extends 55 years and includes several terms as president. Kelly’s service spans 45 years, beginning as city liaison in 1975, and serving as president, executive director and treasurer over the years.

“On behalf of the City, I want to thank Vonda and Larry for all they’ve done and honor their many years of dedicated service to the community,” said City Manager Jamie Verbrugge.

Granger and Kelly wish to express their appreciation to the City and community for their long-standing support of Bloomington’s historical legacy.