Clayton Historic Preservation, Inc.
Clayton Historic Preservation's  Chairman, Joe Salvatore, at the June 3rd, 2018 Water Fest at Scotland Run Park.
Clayton Historic Preservation's display at June, 2017 Water Fest at Scotland Run Park.

In Memory................GLENN W. KINDLE
March 11, 1929 - March 21, 2017

     Glenn W. Kindle, Esquire, on March 21, 2017.  Age 88. Son of the late Byron C. and Ada L. (nee Kessinger).

     Born in Clayton, New Jersey, Mr. Kindle was a life-long resident. Glenn was a 1947 graduate of Clayton High School.  Earning his Bachelors Degree from Dickinson College in 1951, he went on to the University of Pennsylvania where he completed his Law Degree in 1953. Glenn was a practicing attorney with law firms in both Clayton and Woodbury from 1955 until 1998.  He served as Municipal Court Judge for 30 years, sitting on the bench in every town in Gloucester County at one time  or another. Glenn was a member of the Clayton Lions Club, Clayton Republican Club, Gloucester County Bar Association, Gloucester County YMCA Board of Directors, and was the Advisor for the local Hi-Y club in Clayton.  He was a founding member of the Clayton Jaycees in 1956 and its first President, running such events as the "Car Road-e-o".  Glenn was an active member of the First Presbyterian Church of Clayton, singing in the choir and serving as Superintendent of the Sunday Sessions.

     He has been a member of the CLAYTON HISTORIC PRESERVATION Advisory Board for 20 years.  During this time, Glenn held many different positions including Treasurer for one year, Vice-Chairperson for ten years, Chairperson for one year, and was also a member of several of the standing committees.  He has authored two children's books with railroading themes; donating them to CHP as fund raisers. Additionally, he wrote several articles for the CHP newsletter on the history of railroading in South Jersey and other subjects.~~~~~~~~~~


Borough of Clayton's 3rd Annual Scarecrow Contest, 2016

THANK YOU to everyone who voted for the Clayton Historic Preservation's Scarecrow.  We won "MOST INTERESTING" category.

PHOTO BELOW: Winning scarecrow with its creator, CHP's Chairperson, Joseph Salvatore.