Youth to honor vets of St. John UCC at November 3 worship service
October 8, 2013, Savannah Conrady, youth representative for the St. John United Church Youth Group, has announced the youth will honor the veteran’s of their church on Sunday, November 3th during the 10:30 a.m. worship service with a “Litany Remembering All Those who Serve’ and present each veteran member with a special gift.
St. John UCC veterans are: Loren Birnbaum, Josh Bismark, Adam Bock, Bob Borowiak, Charles Brainard, Erik Brickman, Kenneth Brickman, John Cassens, Rod Christensen, Cecil Gable, Phillip Gehlbach, Gerald Gehrke, Dan Gosda, Gerald Gosda, David Hansen, Homer Harris, Jr., Jack Leich, Eric Leslie, Don McCann, Scott Mara, Robert Meinershagen, Anthony Morey, Richard Morgan, Chip Piatt, Arthur Rohrer, Ray Turner, Angie Werth, Eddie White, Lawrence Wilham, Jr., James Wilmert, Wilbur Wilmert and Mark Wilson.
All veterans of Logan County will be treated to a meal and dance at the American Legion of Lincoln sponsored by the Youth Group of St. John United Church of Christ’s 12th Annual Dance & Celebration from 5:00-7:30 p.m. Sunday, November 3.
Invitations have been sent to all veterans deployed from Logan County (or are now residing within) whose addresses are known. Return of response cards sent with invitation or phone call would be appreciated. If an invitation was not received, any veteran of any USA conflict or war is welcome, including the recent Iraq/Afghanistan deployments, but please call 217-732-9796 or 217-855-1645 so the youth can plan on your attendance or if you have questions regarding this tribute.