..................... THE 2023 NOMINEE'S ARE ANNOUNCED.........................

Marvin Beloff    Wayne D'Amico   Leonardo Suzio    Enrico Buccilli    

A. Leo Campione    Frank Ridley    Bill Godburn    Frank Kowalski 

Michael Rohde  Edward Kochanowski James Surowiecki  

Robert Redican   Frank Strangio   Ulysses "Frank" Grant  

Jay Murphy    Walter Booth   Joseph Pierce   Maria Louise Sanford

 

Featured Inductee

Herbert "Herb" Barker (Business & Commerce)

Herbert “Herb” Barker was born Jan 23, 1929, in Meriden and passed away April 3, 2019 in Hollywood FL.  He attended local schools until the age of 15, when he dropped out to help with the family supermarket while his brothers were in the army. Herb’s first experience in entrepreneurship came when he started a wholesale toy and souvenir business called the Superior Gift Company. In 1961, Herb with his wife, Gloria, purchased the Upham's Department s...

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The Meriden Hall of Fame Inductees are proudly displayed on the walls at City Hall.