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ARRL Special Bulletin ARLX015 (2020)

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ARLX015 Former West Virginia Section Manager Ann Rinehart, KA8ZGY
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Special Bulletin 15  ARLX015
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  November 25, 2020
To all radio amateurs 

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ARLX015 Former West Virginia Section Manager Ann Rinehart, KA8ZGY
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Former West Virginia Section Manager Ann Rinehart, KA8ZGY, of South
Charleston died on November 20 of COVID-19 complications. An ARRL
Member, she was 85.

ARRL Roanoke Division Vice Director Bill Morine, N2COP, said, "She
was one of our Division's pioneering women - consistently gracious,
yet firm in her efficient management of the Section."

Rinehart served as West Virginia Section Manager from 2005 until
2013. She also served as an Official Emergency Station and was the
Affiliated Club Coordinator in West Virginia in 2001. Rinehart was
an Assistant Section Manager from 2017 until her death.

Rinehart was a nurse and administrator at Charleston Area Medical
Center. She belonged to the West Virginia State Amateur Radio
Council and the Kanawha Amateur Radio Club. Due to COVID-19
restrictions, no service will be held at this time.
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