The Meriden Hall of Fame Association was established in 1975 to honor prominent people, living or deceased, who live or have lived in Meriden, who have distinguished themselves over time in their professional and public lives, and in so doing, have brought honor to the City of Meriden.  Congratulations to the 2017 Honorees who were announced at the Hall of Fame Annual Meeting. Ret Chief Robert Kosienski, Winton Filipek Sr. and Martha Minerva Franklin will be inducted on Sunday October 22.

Featured Inductee

Dr. Charles T. Flynn, Jr. (Science/Medicine)

1917 – 1990

Dr. Charles T. Flynn, Jr. , was born in New Haven in 1917 and died in Cleveland, Ohio in 1990.  A graduate of Providence College and Yale University Medical School, he served in World War II as an Army Battalion Surgeon, receiving Bronze Battle Stars, a Victory Medal, and a Combat Medic Badge, and concluded his military service at Percy Jones Hospital in Battle Creek, MI.  In 1951 he moved to Meride...

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