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Senior volunteers of the year honored


"I really don't do that much," said an overwhelmed Lavonne Lagarde as she accepted her award as a Lake County senior volunteer of the year.

Evidence, however, proves otherwise.

The Silver Bay resident visits the elderly, installs Mainstream Messenger phones in their homes, is a respite care provider, volunteer driver and a member of the Northshore Area Partners Board of Directors. She crochets afghans and scarves to be used for fund-raisers and as gifts.

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