Alaant’s Salute to Veterans: Alaant Team Honors Family Members Who Have Served

Salute to Veterans Alaant Team Honors Family Members Who Have Served

Alaant is dedicating the month of November to honor our nation’s heroes. Many of us on the Alaant team know first-hand the supreme sacrifice men and women make to protect our freedom and way of life. We are blessed to have many of these heroes in our own families.

This week, we salute the family members of the Alaant team who have served. We’d like to extend our special thanks to each of them for their service.


  • Arthur Dudley (Grandfather) U.S. Army Veteran 
  • James Stringer (Father In-Law) U.S. Navy – Served in WWII
  • Robert Stringer (Brother In-Law) U.S. Army – Served in Vietnam (Purple Heart recipient)


  • Joseph Schaefer (Nephew) U.S. Army Veteran
  • Joseph E. Toolan (Dad) U.S. Army Veteran
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  • Robert Clute (Grandfather) U.S. Air Force

  • Reginald Johnson (Grandfather) U.S. Army Veteran – WWII – Special Tank Unit
  • Ricky Coffin (Cousin) U.S. Navy Veteran


  • Bernard Dushane Jr. (Brother In-Law) U.S. Navy Veteran
  • Bernard Dushane Sr. (Father In-Law) U.S. Marine Corps Veteran–Vietnam

  • Lester Fabisch (Grandfather) U.S. Marine Corps – Private 1st Class – Paratrooper – Served in WWII- 5th Marine Division (The Spearhead) Iwo Jima and South Pacific (Bougainville and Guadalcanal) (Purple Heart recipient wounded in Iwo Jima)

  • George Blenner (Grandfather) U.S. Army – Served in Korean War

To all of our nations veterans, we thank you for making a difference in the world. Read our salutes to other local veterans: Adam Britten, Tiffany Orner and John C Lyons and the Stand Up and Play Foundation.

Make a Difference for a Local Veteran by Donating to the Veterans Miracle Center  

The Veterans Miracle Center’s provides Veterans and Active-Duty Military Personnel clothing, personal care and hygiene products, houseware items, ambulatory equipment, toys for their children and much more free-of-charge.  

About the Author

Miriam Dushane, Managing Partner, Alaant Workforce Solutions

Miriam is all in when it comes to doing whatever she can to help the area grow and thrive. She is passionate about the work she does helping talented professionals find the right job opportunity and her work in the community is focused on furthering this area as a center for economic growth and vitality. Miriam likes to garden and take care of her pets and animals. She is a member of an adult only skate group where she roller blades every week. She loves the Mets! And she is completely obsessed with vacuum cleaners; she really likes to vacuum and has 6 right now.

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