VIEW – Library officials and local dignitaries gather at the West Oaks Branch Library & Genealogy Center to dedicate a plaque to Colonel Corbin Marquand Sarchett, III in honor and recognition of his decades-long support for the Orange County Library System in May 2015.
Mr. Danny Rivera, aide to Mayor Teresa Jacobs, read Mayor Jacobs’ proclamation honoring Corbin M. Sarchet, III. The Mayor proclaimed June 11th as Corbin Sarchet Day. Orange County Supervisor of Elections, Bill Cowles also spoke of Mr. Sarchet’s dedication to the community through his volunteerism with the Boy Scouts and his work with early voting in Orange County. Mr. Sarchet’s son Byron also spoke about his father’s love of reading. President Maines invited Mr. Sarchet’s wife Dianne and son Byron to unveil the dedication plaque, naming the West Oaks meeting room the Corbin Sarchet Room.
WATCH this July 2012 interview with Colonel Cobrin Marqand Sarchet, III.
Colonel Sarchet passed away on February 7, 2015. Read his obituary at Legacy.com