Lackawanna County’s Veterans Affairs Office Honored

The Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs recently recognized the Lackawanna County Veterans Affairs staff with a service award for five consecutive years of outstanding recovery of veterans’ benefits claims processing. The office is one of the top ranked in the State.

Participating in the awards ceremony were, l – r, Commissioners Jim Wansacz; Anissa Akulonis, Veterans Services Coordinator and Officer; Robert Tuffy, Veterans Affairs Director; Commissioner Patrick M. O’Malley, Steuart Bailey, Veterans Affairs Office Assistant; David Eisele, Veterans Services Officer; and Commissioner Edward G. Staback.