Mar 2 2020
The Intelligencer Wheeling News-Register
Marcel “Marty” DePersig of Clarksburg was recognized recently for his dedication and service to his fellow Marines. Medal of Honor recipient Hershel “Woody” Williams and Scholarship Chairman John Nanny presented a plaque and medal to DePersig, making him an honorary board member of the Gold Star Family Monument Memorial Foundation and also the Woody Williams Medal of Honor Foundation. DePersig is a highly decorated Vietnam veteran with a Silver Star and multiple Purple Hearts. Williams wanted to recognize him for his unselfish service to his fellow veterans.