Several updates made to Ratz Memorial Park and Lincoln Park

BENCH DONATION–The Don Winkelmann family made a donation to be used toward the purchase of a park bench in his memory. Winkelmann was a long time park employee. The bench is located in Ratz Park along the sidewalk joining the parking lot to the swimming pool. Pictured from left: Jody Winkelmann, Brewer Krick, Michelle and John Hick, Marlene Winkelmann, Travis and Erin Krick and Brandon Hick. Seated at right is Sidney Krick. Not pictured are Jason, Amy, Colton and Lucy Hick.

Many people may have noticed some recent updates to Red Bud’s Ratz Memorial Park and Lincoln Park.

The Red Bud Parks and Recreation Committee, consisting of Chairman Tim Fahey, Jim Birke, Kevin Cartee, Wil Krick, Matt Mollet, Deb Opel, Alan Piel, Terri Reed, and Winnie Rehmer, is happy to announce the donation of three new park benches.

At Ratz Park, a donation was used toward the purchase of a bench in memory of long time park employee Don Winkelmann. This bench is located along the sidewalk joining the parking lot to the swimming pool.

For more updates and pictures, please see this week’s print edition.