Honors & Recognition

Hall of Fame

The Hall of Fame recognizes individuals who have a lifetime involvement with the Allen County Agricultural Society and or the Allen County Fair.

2022 Hall of Fame Inductee – Barrett Feigh, Sr.

2021 Hall of Fame Inductee – Dan Kimmet

2020 Hall of Fame Inductee – Jackie Austin

2020 Hall of Fame Inductee – Clyde Ditto

2019 Hall of Fame Inductee – Dan Bowman

2017 Hall of Fame Inductee – Paul Long

2016 Hall of Fame Inductee – Jay Begg

2016 Hall of Fame Inductee – Noah Miller

2015 Hall of Fame Inductee – William E. “Bill” Henderson

2014 Hall of Fame Inductee – Jim Stout

2012 Hall of Fame Inductee – Charles “Chuck” Faulder

2011 Hall of Fame Inductee – John Nixon

2011 Hall of Fame Inductee – Kenneth Lawrence

2009 Hall of Fame Inductee – William “Bill” Fricke

2009 Hall of Fame Inductee – James C. Blair

2009 Hall of Fame Inductee – Robert Core

 

 

2007  Hall of Fame Inductee – Harry & Myrna Shutt

2006 Hall of Fame Inductee – Don Klingler

2005 Hall of Fame Inductee – Kenneth Mueller

2005 Hall of Fame Inductee – Robert “Herb” Dunlap

2004 Hall of Fame Inductee – Isaac Neuenschwander

2004 Hall of Fame Inductee – George Warner

2003 Hall of Fame Inductee – Herman Dienstberger

2003 Hall of Fame Inductee – Oscar Renner

2003 Hall of Fame Inductee – George Ruhlen

2003 Hall of Fame Inductee – Franklin Shaw, Sr

2002 Hall of Fame Inductee – Eugene Humphreys

2002 Hall of Fame Inductee – Cal Leimbach

2001 Hall of Fame Inductee – Fred Arnold

2001 Hall of Fame Inductee – Dale Renner

 

Eligibility:
Open to any person who has made a contribution to the Allen County Agricultural Society and or the Allen County Fair

Nomination process:
Any member of the Allen County Agricultural Society may submit a nomination to the Hall of Fame. A form is available but essentially a resume listing the nominee’s contributions to the Society is what is required.

Length of Eligibility:
Once nominated a nominee stays active for 5 years or balloting cycles. A nominee may be nominated again after the 5 year period is complete.

Walk of Honor

The Walk of Honor provides the Allen County Agricultural Society, 4-H Council, FFA Chapters and Girl Scout Council the opportunity to recognize individuals and organizations that have made significant contributions to the success of the Allen County Fair.

The Allen County Fair would like to congratulate the following inductees into the Walk of Honor. Thank you for your years of service to the Allen County Fair.

2022 Walk of Honor

Mercy Health – Outstanding Fair Supporter
Barret Feigh, Sr. – Hall of Fame
Barry Musselman – Friend of 4-H

Bob Phillips, Alice Bennett – Directors 10 + years
Kelli Cosart – Advisor 25 years
Lima Garden Clubs – Volunteer 100 years

 

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August 19th at 8PM at the
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