Range Bank picks directors; group selected for 2014

Range Bank elects directors

MARQUETTE – Range Financial Corporation held its annual meeting of shareholders May 20 and announced the election of its new directors.

Elected to three-year terms were: Peter W. Frazier, chairman of FRACO, Inc; Anita A. Johns of Holiday Travel Vacations; Allan L. Koskey, retired from the Koskey Funeral Home; Paul R. Symons as president of Symons Hardware; and Stephen D. Vairo, president of Calumet Electronics Corp.

Another director was elected to a two-year term as Anthony P. Locatelli, co-owner of Locatellis Construction Co. received a director’s seat.

One year electees were: Janet R. Kuru, retired CEO of Range Bank – Copper Country, and Bruce A. Rukkila, CPA, Principle, Rukkila Negro and Associates, Certified Public Accountants.

Other directors chosen to represent the corporation were Anthony N. Kroncich, Dr. Peter A. LaFreniere, John F. Marshall, Kenneth A. Palmer, Dr. John F. Pillote, Karl A. Weber and William C. Verrette.

Officers of the Corporation for 2014 are Kenneth A. Palmer, chairman, president and chief executive officer; Roxanne M. Daust, vice president; John C. Frost, treasurer; John W. Lenten, secretary and Linda M. Turri, assistant secretary.

Range Financial Corporation is the holding company that owns Range Bank which has over $542 million in assets under management and serves its customers through twelve offices in Marquette, Dickinson and Houghton Counties. Information on Range Bank is available at www.rangebank.com.