Marion architect and civic leader Samuel Plato was honored February 17th, 2019 in Louisville, Kentucky by the Kentucky Historical Society with the placement of a historical marker at Temple AME Church. Attending from Marion were Bill Munn SOS President, Sue Munn and Moriah McReynolds. Also attending was Paul Hayden Regional Coordinator for Indiana Landmarks.
After the the unveiling, Martha Kunnecke Board Chair of the Samuel Plato Academy of Historic Preservation Trades gave the dedication address.
Memorial window placed in the Temple AME Church by Samuel Plato