Richard & Margaret Torongo Memorial Scholarship

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Richard “Dick” Torongo fulfilled his life’s ambition of raising his children “up north” and coaching. He coached football and basketball and initiated the elementary track and field and basketball program in Roscommon.

Margaret “Marge” Torongo attended the Detroit Art Institute, then moved to Roscommon with her husband in 1969. She was a cofounder of Roscommon’s Art in the Park, and a volunteer for many organizations. Mrs. Torongo was the most “complete” when she was surrounded by family.

This Scholarship Fund was established in 2007 and is used to assist 5th – 8th grade Roscommon Middle School students attend athletic or fine arts summer camps.