HOF – Margaret Rohrkemper*


1991 – Meritorious Service
Margaret Rohrkemper

Margaret Rohrkemper was a bowler for 30 years, but she also found time to volunteer and serve on many civic clubs and organizations. She served as president of many of them. In 1973, she received the Middletown Sertoma Club’s Service to Mankind Award.

Marge also helped organize bowling leagues and tournaments and served as secretary/treasurer and president of them.

Marge was appointed to Middletown Board of Directors in 1964, was elected Sergeant of Arms in 1975-82. She was elected and served as association president from 1982 till her death in 1985.

Marge served as director of the Ohio WBA from 1971 until she was appointed treasurer in 1977. She was director of District #5 from 1971-1977. She was appointed 2nd V. President in 1977. Marge help organize the Ohio Bowling Council and was instrumental in the formation of the Ohio WBA Hall of Fame. She served as the first president of the Ohio WBA Hall of Fame Board from 1982-1984.

She participated in 23 state tournaments.

Marge served as Middletown’s Delegate to WIBC for 8 years; as Ohio WBA Delegate for 2 years; and served on the WIBC Credentials Committee for 2 years.

Margaret Rohrkemper encouraged participation by all; and she greatly enjoyed the game of bowling.

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