VFW Auxiliary is celebrating 70 years

CELEBRATING 70 YEARS OF THE AUXILIARY–The Red Bud Auxiliary to VFW Post 6632 celebrated its 70th anniversary Thursday evening, Sept. 26 at the post home. Those who were members for 50 plus years received a pin showing their years of membership in five year increments. The Girl Scouts, sponsored by the Auxiliary, sang “God Bless America” and assisted in serving the meal. Recognized at the event were: in front: Rose Marie Guebert – 69 years, Verna Caron – 60 years, Gladys Wittenauer-Thiele – 66 years and Rose Marie Chinn – 70 years; in back: Auxiliary President Kathryn Rowold, Delores Stirnamann – 52 years, Rita Miller – 59 years, Darlene Rahn – 60 years, Marian Gregson – 58 years and 14th District President Laurie Lesperance. Not pictured are Delores Voss – 70 years, Faye Rahn – 61 years, Jane Moeller – 50 years and Deborah Chapman – 50 years.