The MMSHoF is proud to introduce the class of 2014. They included photographer Al Blixt, Sr.; Promoter Sonny Hall; Car owner Odie Skeen; Drag racers Ricky D. Adkins and Kim (LaHaie) Richards; Engineer Bob Bracey; Hydroplane racer Mark Weber; and oval track drivers Harry Foote, Sr.; Marv Parenteau; Tim Fedewa; Chas Howe; and Chuck Roumell.
The 2014 induction banquet was held on Sunday afternoon, November 2nd, 2014 at the University Comfort Inn in Mount Pleasant. There were 350 people in attendance. All of the inductees or their relatives were present, except for Tim Fedewa who is the spotter for Kevin Harvick. Tim was in Texas helping Harvick finish second in the NASCAR Cup race. Tim’s father Butch accepted the award. Also Kim LaHaie couldn’t make it as she is the caregiver of her very ill mother in Florida.
1984 inductee Jack Goodwin died on March 6, 2015. He was 85 years old.
Shirley Carter, wife of 1983 inductee Dick Carter died on February 22, 2015. She was 80 years old
1986 inductee Norm Power died on November 10, 2014. He was 83 years old.
1994 inductee John Shipman died on September 25, 2014. He was 95 years old.
The next HoF board meeting hasn’t been determined yet. It will be sometime in March of 2015, and the public will be invited to attend the meeting, which starts at 7 pm at the R.E. Olds Transportation Museum in Lansing.
Photographs to copy for inductee biography inserts, and to add to photo pages. Photos can be donated or they can be sent to the address below and they will be scanned and returned on request.