Former resident leaves generous donation to area organizations

B y Jaime Thomas

A handful of organizations throughout Granville recently received an unexpected donation.

The estate of Margaret McNelley, a former resident, was recently distributed with chunks of her inheritance going to six recipients. Among these was the Rotary Club, which received $5,351 dollars.

Dave O’Brien, president of the club, said members never expected the funds.

“It’s a pretty big donation for any club or organization. It’s certainly a substantial fund,” he said. “The most important thing is it goes into our scholarship [...]

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