Endorsements

Last Updated: November 2, 2012 11:32 am

“Jerry Jarzynka is the most qualified candidate. He is involved with the
community and cares for Jackson. He has the right experience
and vision to be our prosecutor.”

 Hank Zavislak, Campaign Co-Chair
Jackson County Prosecutor


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Campaign Co-Chairs

Hank ZavislakCampaign Co-Chair

Senator Phil Hoffman, Campaign Co-Chair

Ric WaltonCampaign Co-Chair

Police Organizations

Fraternal Order of Police, Lodge 70
City of Jackson Police Officers Union
Sheriff’s Department Command Officers Association
Sheriff’s Department Road Patrol Deputies Association
Blackman-Leoni Township Police Officers Association
Blackman-Leoni Township Command Officers Association
Michigan Association of Police Organizations –
MAPO consists of the Detroit Police Officers Association, Detroit Lieutenants and Sergeants Association, Michigan State Police Troopers Association, Michigan State Police Command Officers Association, Police Officers Labor Council, Michigan Association of Police, Warren Police Officers Association, and Grand Rapids Police Officers Association

Newspapers

Jackson Citizen Patriot

Organizations

Right to Life of Michigan PAC

Jackson County Republican Party

300 Club of Jackson County

Elected Officials

Congressman Tim Walberg

State Representative Earl Poleski

State Representative Mike Shirkey

Circuit Court Judge  and former Jackson County Prosecutor  James Fleming  (Ret.)
Circuit Court Judge  and former Jackson County Prosecutor Edward J. Grant (Ret.)  

Sheriff Steven Rand
Clerk Amanda Riska
Register of Deeds Mindy Reilly
Jackson County Drain Commissioner Geoffrey Snyder
County Commissioner Julie Alexander
County Commissioner Phil Duckham
County Commissioner-elect Sarah Lightner
County Commissioner Steve Shotwell
County Commissioner Carl Rice
County Commissioner Mike Way
County Commissioner Jon Williams

Randy Wrozek, Treasurer, City of Jackson

Columbia Township Supervisor Bob Elrod
Columbia Township Treasurer John Calhoun
Columbia Township Trustee Judy Reynolds

Grass Lake Township Treasurer Tom Loveland
Grass Lake Township Trustee John Lesinski

Hanover Township Supervisor John Tallis
Hanover Township Trustee Phil Weir

Liberty Township Supervisor Jim Spink

Pulaski Township Supervisor Bob Jones

Spring Arbor Township Supervisor Marston Fortress
Spring Arbor Township Treasurer Colleen Gibbs
Spring Arbor Township Clerk Julia Stonestreet
Spring Arbor Township Trustee Jim Buck
Spring Arbor Township Trustee Joel Freehling
Spring Arbor Township Trustee Troy Ganton

Spring Arbor Township Trustee Dave Herlein
Spring Arbor Twp. Fire Chief Tim McEldowney

Summit Township Clerk Janie Hildebrandt

Jackson County Republican Party Chairman Hank Choate

Hillsdale County Prosecutor Neal Brady
Eaton County Prosecutor Jeff Sauter  

Law Enforcement

Undersheriff Chris Kuhl
Captain Brad Piros

Springport Township Police Chief Dave Luce
Spring Arbor Township Police Chief Russ Ratkiewicz
Waterloo Township Police Chief Tom Cottrell

Undersheriff Tony Philipps (Ret.)
Undersheriff Al Nickolai (Ret.)
Parma/Sandstone Police Chief John Sutliff (Ret.)
Concord Police Department Chief Steve Sinden (Ret.)
Lt. Thomas Molton, Springport Township Police Department
Chief John Stressman

Trooper Mark Smith (Ret.) 
Detective George Gallas (Ret.)
Barry Lapp, Deputy Director Blackman Township Public Safety (Ret.)
Det/Sgt John Southworth (Ret.)
Sgt. Dave Stadelman (Ret.)
Det. Mel Hartman (Ret.)
Officer Nathan Gross (Ret.) 

Individual Endorsements

Kathy Abbot
Wayne & Ellen Aderhold
Brandon Adler
Tom Adler
Dan & Kathy Agnello
Adam Alexander
Andrew Alexander
Clyde & Kerry Alexander
Ed Alexander
Jeff Alexander
Jared Alexander
Jeff Anderson
Bob & Jo Ankney
Michael & Janice Arquette
Steve & Martha Artz
Bruce & Rebecca Axon

Julie & Tom Bacik
Matt Bailey
Tony Bair
Barbara Baird-Pauli
Dave & Janet Barrett
Bruce & Barbara Barton
Jim & Mary Ellen Bearman
Nancy Bellers
Russell & Sandra Bender
Rene Bergeron
Frank & Janet Berkemeier
Joe & Maria Berkemeier
Phil & Mary Berkemeier
Steve & Margarita Berkemeier
Drew & Stacey Berry
David Best
Doug & Mary Bieber
Dick Blair
Steve & Kristi Blair
Julie Bliss
Alana (Davis) Blunt
Chris Blunt
Jim & Mary Bogie
Mike & Julie Boudreau
Diane Bower
Margaret Bradley
Helen Braun
Julie Brawner
Charles & Kelly Breidenbaugh
Rob & Maureen Brewster
Dick & Andrea Britzke
Herb & Mary Pat Brogan
David & Donna Brooks
Mary Brown
Michelle Brown
Paul Brown
Kevin Brownlow
Jim & Rosemary Brunner
James Buerkle
Tom & Margaret Bullinger
Gary & Sally Burkhart
David Burzynski
Mike Butchart
Barry & Carol Butterfield

Craig & Peggy Calderone
John Campau
Avis Campbell
Scott & Teresa Campbell
Jim & Carol Canny
Gilbert & Cindy Carlson
Bob Carlton
Richard & Cristy Carpenter
Beth Case
Andrew & Stephani Chalfant
Richard & Patricia Chamberlain
Todd & Amanda Chapko
Beverly Chapman
Tom Christoff
Brian & Linda Churchill
Ed Chiesa
Dennis & Carol Cirino
Ann N. Clark, D.V.M.
Daniel Clark
Wayne Clute
Tom & Laura Coffey
Mary Jo Collum
Bishop Ira Combs
Linda Conklin
Tony & Mary Consolino
Gary & Nancy Cooper
Rick & Debbie Craft
Diane Cranston
Steve Christian
Tim & Rosa Creech
Sandy & Gary Crowley
Tim & Katie Crowley
Kip Cunningham
Pat & Marlene Cunningham
Bruce & Connie Curl
Bruce & Susan Curtis
Donald & Mary Curtiss

Tom & Kathy Dalton
Kevin & Linda Daly
Gerald Daly
Jerry Daly
Dennis DaPra
John & Kimberley Darling
Gretchen Davenport
Tom & Laura DeAgostino
William Deary
Jerry & Mary Deluca
Ricky & Laura Denig
Chad Dermyer
Mike Dermyer
Veronica Desnoyer
Tim & Colleen Dewitt
Michael & Alicia Dickens
Ken Dillon
Dorothy Dimitry
Bill Dixon
Denise Doerr
Denise Donahue
Dave Dornan
Mark & Carolyn Dossey
Robert Dubois
Joe Dunigan
Steve Dunigan
Susan & Larry Dunn
Mike & Barb Dwyer
Tom & Sandra Dwyer

Steve & Carol Eberhard
Steve & Sue Eder
Jim & Lenore Egan
Tim Ehlert
Scott Elliott
Gary & Margaret Emerson
David Emmons
Dick Erhardt
Dan Evans

Ed & Carol Faris
Jan & Donna Faris
Warren & Ann Fenn
John Fernau
Becky Filip
Dan & Therese Field
Lloyd & Mary Finkell
Patricia Fish
Dan Fisher
Dave & Chris Fitzgerald
Mark & Linda Fitzgerald
Jerry & Suzanne Fitzpatrick
Anne Fleming
Dave & Sharon Fleming
James Fleming
Steve & Anne Fleming
Tom Fleming
Mike & Karen Fodor
Erica Foster
Michael Frederick
Jack & Patricia Friedman
Jack & Joyce Fremeau
Bob & Ellen Frounfelker
Jim Frounfelker
Maryanne Fuchs
Dave & Pam Fugere
Lana Fulgham
Sue Fulton

Patricia Gaddy
Jack & Susan Gahagan
Carole Gallas
Janice Gallup
Frank Galvin
Brian Gardner
Brian Garred
Bill Georgopolos
Paul & Rosemary Gies
Mike Gingras
Ron Gioia
Rick & Cammie Girodat
Al Glick
David & Anne Marie Goldfarb
Dr. Steven Goldfarb
Patrick & Maria Gorczyca
Michelle Gossett
Bruce & Karri Gradolph
Jim Graham
Daniel & Jill Gregurich
Jonathon Green
Charl & Bev Greene
Gail Greer
Ed Greskowiak
John Griffin
Ron Griffith
James Grose
Tina Gross

Mark & Suzanne Haas
Mike & Colleen Hagemyer
Mike & Mary Beth Hall
Victoria Hallett
Janet Hamilton
Carolyn Hammersley
Joe Hankis
Jeff & Janet Hanson
Monte & Susan Hardy
Mark & Liz Hartley
Carolyn Hammersley
Monte & Susan Hardy
Raymond Hartsuff
Gordon & Joanie Hauglie
Jon Hawthorne
Mike & Bonnie Hayes
Brett Hayworth
Dale & Betty Hendershot
Tom & Matri Hendrickson
Lane Hensrud
Rosemary Hensrud
David Hessler
Gary Hicks
Tyler Hicks
Anne Hill
Robert & Joyce Hirschman
Richard Hitch
Tom Hoard
Jim Hobbs
Julius J. Hoffman
PJ Hoffman
Phil & Dennise Hoffman
Dr. Patricia & Larry Hoffman
Allan & Jo Hooper
Phil and Martha Hones
Norris Hornbeck
Ruby Hornberger
Anthony Hollow
Bill & Cynthia Houchin
Dana Howell
Aaron & Robin Hurley
W. Jack & Ada Hurula
Jim Hutchinson
Stephen & Suzanne Huver

Enrico & Virginia Imperial

William Jacob
Marcy Jankovich
David & Susan Jarzynka
Luke & Marissa Jarzynka
Marguerite K. Jarzynka
Megan M. Jarzynka
Paul V. Jarzynka
Richard Jarzynka
Chip & Karen Johnstone
Harry Jones II
Ron & Marvel Jones
Gerry & Julie Juszkowski

Stuart Kail
James & Sue Kalahar
Pat Kalahar
Dave Kaminski
Mary Karl
David & Joann Karle
Jeff & Phyllis Karmol
Catherine Keller
Jerry & Shirley Keena
Bonnie Kennedy
Ford & Jo Ann Kennedy
Sean Kennedy
Tom & Debbie Killewald
Dan & Mary Kistka
Chris Klavon
Jerry Klima
Dave Kloak
Celia Klotz
Gary & Sherri Klump
Jack Knapp
Paul & Kristine Knapp
Timothy Kohlitz
Brian & Alice Kolb
Angela Kolb
Doug & Brenda Konieczki
Dr. Walter & Mary Korytowsky
Leonard & Debora Krajewski
Dave & Sarah Krupa
Mike & Connie Kuntz
Dan & Diane Kurtz
Tim & Phyllis Kusisto
Jim & Terri Kutyna
Ray Kuzminski

David Lady
Joe & Kerry Lammers
Pete Langley
Tim Laning
Shane LaPorte (Local Police Union President)
Darrell Lapp
Mark Lannen
Andy Laske
Richard & Mary Lathers
Mike Lauer
Jason Lefebvre
Bob & Trish Lefere
Flip & Catherine Lefere
Mickey Lefere
Nancy Lefere
Jennifer & Jason Leffel
Jeannette Leinhart
Don & Cheryl Lemons
Edward Lemons
Cathy Leos
Jim Lewis
David & Shirley Lipinski
Charles & Jackie Livesay
Joan Locke
Dennis Lodise
Todd & Donna Long
Chip & Denise Louagie
Joe Lowden
Scott Lowder
Linda Lowe
Ted Ludlow
Jerry & Georgia Ludwig
Stan Lyon

Sherm MacCready
Steve & Jane Maddalena
Jim & Hillary Madery
Steve Maga
Ross & Carla Mahan

Brook Manchester
Dr. Scott Manchester
Ed Manser
William Marcoux
Ron Markowski
Andrew Marr
Bill & Theresa Martin
Randy Martin
Dean Mason
Mark Mathias
Jeff Matzen
Clyde Mauldin
Patrick & Patricia McCann
Corey McCord
Mike & Deanna McCord
Don & Joanne McCracken
Paul & Diane McDonald
Lee & Gayle McEachern
Walt & Starlett McGaskey
Mark & Martha McHugh
Kirk Mercer
Jerry & Terry Mergler
Gary & Karen Merritt
Joe & Sue Michalsky
Brock Miller
Constance P. Miller
Greg Miller
Harry Miller
John & Rachael Miller
Lynn Miller
Ted & Cathleeen Miller
Rick Mills
Charles & Leslie Minix
Jim & Suzanne Mohr
Greg & Mary Moore
R. Dale Moretz
Duaine & Mary Morin
Dr. Charles & Mrs. Carol Morrisey
Joe Munie

Helen Navarre
Phil Navarre
William Navarre
Chris & Sandy Niemi
Chad Noble
Pat & Becky Norkey
John Northrop
Terry Northrup
Corey & Meredith Nycamp

Jolina O’Berry
Aaron & Mary O’Brien
Robert Odlevak
Patrick O’Dowd
Michael Olds
Mark & Lisa Olson
Lacey & Mary O’Quinn
Doug & Kim Ostrander
Damon Owens

Gary & Shirley Pageau
Debbie Palanci
Jerry & Patricia Panter
Jerry Parr
Ryan & Courtney Parrott
Diane Parsons
Dr. William & Debbie Patchak
John Pauli
Steve Pawlowski
Scott Pelham
David & Alice Pendorf
Everett Perry
Don Peterson
Cheryl Wykoff Pezon
John Pharms
Anthony & Colleen Phillips
Catherine Phillips
Ron Phillips
Dave & Sue Piper
Richard & Lyn Polena
Earl & June Poleski
Elaine Poole
Frank & Aileen Pomerico
Diana Ganiard Potts
Kathy Potts
Don & Elaine Powers
Jan Powers
Leland & Carolyn Prebble
Gregory Prestler
Jim & Sandy Price
Brenda Prill
Steve & Lynn Prysiazny

Jim & Sylvia Quillen

Ann Marie Raehtz
Tony & Carol Raykovich
Don & Debbie Reamer
Robert & Brenda Redmond
Robert Reizner
Mary & Cynthia Reynolds
Cristina Riera
Maria Riera
Pat & Francie Richardson
David & Stephanie Richmond
John Richmond
Douglas Rickman
Mike Ring
Jim Riske
Joe Ritter
Dale & Jill Robert
Stewart Roberts
Jon Robinson
Craig & Judy Rockwell
Matthew & Janelle Rohlfs
Jason Ronders
Randy & Theresa Rossman
Roger & Marcia Roty
Jason Ronders
Al & Rebecca Ruff
Tom & Brenda Ruffing
Jim & Carol Rumler
Ron & Linda Russell

John Salov
Tom & Carol Sambaer
John Sanno
Steve Scarpino
Jean & John Schaub
Steve & Carolyn Schaff
Steve Schafer
Karl Schelling
Dick & Sandy Schneider
Gary Schuette
Gary Schultz
John & Mary Jo Schultz
Daniel & Dr. Carla Schwalm
Ed Scott
Monse & Joanna Semenchuk
Shannon Shepherd
Tom Shumard
Thomas & Christina Simon
Jason Slabinski
Bill & Fran Slat
Ann Smiley
Benjamin Smith
Chip & Rosemary Smith
Catherine Smith
Cindy Smith
Debbie Smith
Joe & Amy Smith
Matthew Smith
Stuart & Joani Smith
Robert Smith
Ron & Susie Soloc
John Southworth
Wendy Southworth
Mike & Lisa Spampinato
Bill & Patty Spencer
Tom & Kit Spoelstra
Kathy Spring
Jeff & Kim Spry
Richard Stafford
Vincent Stapley
Richard Starkey
George & Jackie Staudacher
Michael & Kimberly St. Charles
John Steiber
Pat & Cindy Steiber
Chris & Kathy Steenrod
Stacy Steenrod
Kevin Stevens
Walt & Theresa Stevens
Ron & Rebecca Stevick
John & Glenda Stimpson
David & Valerie Straka
Catherine Strasser
Bryan & Debra Street
Rick & Georgia Stressman
Jeff & Holly Stetz
Brian Surgener
Jerry & Cathy Sykes
Dan Szymanski

Rick Talbert
Gerard & Kathy Tarnacki
Steve & Jessica Temelko
Marge Teske
Al & Beth Thorrez
Kathleen Thorrez
Kevin Thorrez
Don & Brenda Tripp
Phil & Barb Tripp
Jeff Trolz
Nancy Tucker
Dave & Rebecca Turk
Jim Tylutki

Tim & Kelly Underwood
Bill Ungar
Tom Urynowicz

Roger & Georgia VanAdestine
Bert & Liz Vander Lee
Robert & Mary Venners
Peggy Vermeulen
Duane Vinton

Ann Walker-White
Ernest Wahtola
Rich Walicki
Dan Walsh
Max & Alice Walton
Joe & Nancy Ward
Edgar Warolin
Mark & Kathy Warring
Fran Wartella
Julie Wartella
Wayne & Sharon Watters
Jeff Watts
Diane Weatherwax
Judy Webster
Deborah Wert
Ron & Kris Whitaker
Sarah Whitaker
Joe & Marcia White
Katherine White
Paul & Missy White
Fran Wiarda
Thomas Wildenhaus
Del & Janis Wilks
Harry Wilkins
Sandra Wilkins
Dave & Margie Willard
Jeff & Karen Williams
Matthew & Julie Williams
Phil Willis
Duncan Wilson
Rick & Lauren Wilson
Gregory Winkler
James F. Winter, Jr.
Steve Wolfe
Robert Wood
Mike & Ellen Woolsey
Caron Wooten
Tom & Veronica Wowlanko
Ted & Linda Wray
Valerie Wright
Randy Wrozek

Jack Yager
Maralyne (Mimi) Young
Betsy Youngdahl
Russ Youngdahl

Mark Zakala
Pat Zakrewski
Alberta Ziepiela
Robert & Alisa Zigler
Sidney Zuzelski

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