National Cleveland Style Polka Hall of Fame and Museum
605 East 222nd Street Euclid, OH 44123
Toll Free: 1-800-66POLKA
Marie is the sparkplug that keeps the West Park Slovenian Home in Cleveland humming.
Marie arrived on the Slovenian cultural scene in Cleveland in 1956, from her homeland
of Slovenia. The West Park Slovenian Home has thrived from Marie's dedication to
many of the activities at the Hall. booked weekly She and her husband Rudy are credited
with promoting renewed interest in the West Park Hall. Marie founded and directed
the West Park Singers and directed the SNPJ Circle 77 children's chorus for 29 years.
As a vocalist with the Happy Timers Button Box Club, she has recorded two CDs, as
well as a recording with the Slogars.