On June 7, 2017, the Clark Mills Historical Society awarded its $250 William Hooson Coleman memorial scholarship to Clark Mills graduating senior Austin Kulpa.
Congratulations, Austin! The Society wishes you the best of luck in all your future endeavors!
The $250 scholarship is given by the CMHS in remembrance of Will Coleman who died in a motor vehicle accident on March 1, 2016. He is the grandson of former historical society President Shirley and William Hooson and the son of Donna Hooson Coleman and Scott Coleman.
The 2016 recipient of the scholarship was Kyle Valente, a good friend of Will’s and a computer science major. He is the son of Fawn Roth and grandson of Larry Roth a longtime employee of Hooson’s Garage.
His love was computers and he was a tutor to middle school students.
Will was a devoted friend and will forever be remembered by his friends and family as a really great guy.