Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians, Inc.
Countess de Markievicz Division #1

Officers and Links

2013 Division Officers:
Chaplain: Sr. Christella Ritchey, O.S.F.
Teresa Harris
Vice President: Nona McGuire
Recording Secretary: Toni Dodge
Treasurer: Judy Leddy
Financial Secretary:
 Cathy Sullivan
Historian: Julie McGhee
Missions & Charities: Elaine Browning
Catholic Action: Norah Fagan
Sentinel: Gretchen Moriarity
Mistress at Arms: Rosemary Feka

Committee Chairs:

State Officers:
LAOH State Chaplain:
Sr. Christella Ritchey, OSF
President: Mary Higgins
Past State President: Judy Leddy

Members of the Year Each year we acknowledge the special contributions a member has made to our division. Our current
and recent Members of the Year include:

  2013                      Gretchen Moriarity

2012 Sue O'Connor
2011 Cathy Sullivan
2010 Judy Leddy
2009 Toni Dodge
2008 Maureen G. Lovell
2007 Mary Higgins
2006 Sr. Christella Ritchey, O.S.F.
2005 Pat O'Connor #1
2004 Maureen G. Lovell
2003 Teddy McCray+
2002 Carol Higgins
2001 Megan Dempsey
2000  Gail Malloy+
1999 Jane Schreick+

+Indicates a deceased member.

Links of Interest

Need information about joining the LAOH, an application form, or information about events? E-mail us at:

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National LAOH site (with additional links):

State LAOH site (with additional links): 

National AOH site (with additional links):

Columbus Patrick Pearse Division AOH:

Columbus Father Corby Division AOH:

Daughters of Erin: 

Emerald Society of Columbus:

Gaelic League of Central Ohio

Shamrock Club:

Links of Interest

Legislative Links Write Your Representatives

City of Columbus:

The home page includes links to various city departments, city officials (city attorney, auditor, city council, etc.), “Where Can I…?” links (find my trash collection day, take my recyclables, view accident reports, find zoning information, etc.), a “311” link (single point of contact for non-emergency city services), press releases, general information about Columbus, and a “My Neighborhood” link. All useful stuff!

Mayor's Office

City Hall 2nd Floor
90 West Broad Street
Columbus, OH 43215

Phone: (614) 645-7671
Fax: (614) 645-5818

Mayor's Action Center

Office Hours:
Monday thru Friday
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Phone: (614) 645-CITY (2489)
TTY: (614) 645-6200
Fax: (614) 645-8185

E-mail the “Mayor’s Action Center”:

The Ohio Legislature:

The home page presents a general menu that features buttons to find schedules, general information about state government, laws, acts, and legislation, information about the Ohio House and Ohio Senate, Executive and Judicial Branches, and Legislative Agencies. There are also search buttons that will allow you to look for information about current legislation. Finally, there is a box where you can enter your zip code and find out who your local representative or senator is (if you don’t know already).

The House of Representatives:

The web site opens with an easy-to-use search interface at the top if you are looking for your congressman/woman (find by zip code or name). Just below and to the left of the opening search boxes, there is a “Write Your Representative”link:

The home page also includes links to Offices and Resources on the left (including directories, calendars, etc.), a central panel with information about current matters before the house, search links for bills, the congressional record, or archived information, and a search box for roll call votes from current and previous congresses. On the right there are links to information about legislative branch agencies (including the senate and library of congress) as well as information about visiting Washington D.C.

 Steve Stivers (Ohio 15th District)

E-Mail (Web Form): Click the “Write Your Representative” Link on the home page.


500 S. Front St. Suite 1130
Columbus, Ohio 43215

614) 469-5614

Washington DC:

320 Cannon HOB
Washington, D.C 20515
(202) 225-2015

Patrick Tiberi (Ohio 12th District)

E-Mail (Web Form): Click the “Write Your Representative” Link on the home page.


3000 Corporate Exchange Dr.
Suite 310

Columbus, Ohio 43231
Phone: (614) 523-2555
Fax: (614) 818-0887

Washington DC:

Phone: (202) 225-5355
Fax: (202) 226-4523

The Senate Home Page:

The home page includes links for individual senators, committees, legislation & records, art & history, information for visitors and reference. Just clicking around will take you to fascinating information about the history of the senate, current committees, legislation, schedules and calendars, voting records, biographic information…and so much more. At the top right of the page there is a “Find Your Senators” button. There are also some very interesting links to feature articles, for example: “Oral History Project: Life in the Senate,” “Art in the Senate: A View of the Senate’s Past,”and “Discover the Senate Desks: A New Interactive Web Exhibit.” All quite fascinating material.!

Sherrod Brown

(202) 224-2315
Write Sherrod Brown via Web Form:

Rob Portman

(202) 224-3353
Write Rob Portman via Web Form:

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