PORT ALLEGANY

VETERANS MEMORIAL, INC.

PO BOX 241

PORT ALLEGANY, PA. 16743

(814) 642-2547

           VFW POST 6391                                                                                    AMERICAN LEGION POST 258

                                                              

                                                                         WALL OF HONOR

                                                                                                                                                      October 1, 2010

 Dear Members:

 

Hard to believe we are looking at the last three months of the year. Hope all of you had a great summer and wishes you well for a safe fall and Holiday Season. Thanks for your continued support of the Veterans Memorial, Inc. and our troops and their families.

 

EVENTS AND MEETINGS FOR OCTOBER-NOVEMBER and DECEMBER

 

VETERANS MEMORIAL, INC.

 

·        BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETINGS.  7 PM on October 12, November 9 and December 14.

·        A Halloween Party and music is tentative for October 293or 30th. Details later.  

·        Banquet Room and Pavilion rentals are available throughout the fall and into next year. Call 642-9244 for open dates.

·        Veterans Day Dinner, November 13, 2010 6:30 P.M. This year the VFW Ladies Auxiliary are sponsoring the dinner at no cost. The tickets are limited are and will become available on October 5th thru November 5th  in the bar area on a first come first serve basis. Eligible to receive tickets are Veterans, Widows or Widowers of Veterans and one guest each.

·        200 Club Tickets are on sale at the bar and can be purchased for $30. Party will be November 20th at 6 pm. 

 

VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS POST 6391

 

 

 

AMERICAN LEGION POST 258

 

 

 

VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS POST 6391 AUXILIARY

 

AMERICAN LEGION POST 258 AUXILIARY

 

SONS OF THE LEGION SQUADRON 258

 

PORT ALLEGANY HONOR GUARD

 

Our ranks are dwindling and we are seeking new members. If you can volunteer a couple of hours on occasion, WE WANT YOU! Stand up and take pride in your post. Contact Harry Niece (Sgt of Arms) at 814-642-2819 or Joe Knell at 814-642-9328 if we can put you on a possible call out list.

 

 

SUPPORT YOUR POSTS AND ATTEND YOUR MEETINGS!!!

 

Those of you who were mailed this letter by US Post and have an email address, please send your email address to ehs@zitomedia.net so that your next newsletter can be emailed to you.

 

 IF YOU KNOW SOMEONE INTERESTED IN JOINING ONE OF THESE ORGANIZATIONS, PLEASE CONTACT ONE OF THE FOLLOWING OR STOP IN FOR AN APPLICATION.

 

·        VFW COMMANDER – CHUCK SMITH 814-642-7698 or EARL STROMBERG 814-642-9244

·        LEGION COMMANDER - MIKE HADDEN 814-642-7813 or JOE KNELL 642-9328.

·        VFW AUXILIARY PRESIDENT - PATTY FABISH 814-642-2111

·        LEGION AUXILIARY PRESIDENT - JUANITA KNELL 814-642-9328

·        SONS OF THE LEGION COMMANDER - WAYNE THOMAS 814-642-5028

·        SOCIAL - VMI PRESIDENT EARL STROMBERG 814-642-9244

 

Happy Hour and Beer Specials every Monday thru Thursday 3-5 PM, as well as, a new food menu through out the week.

 

Free Pool has been changed from Mondays to every Tuesday.

 

Wall of Honor Brick Applications $50. Any Veteran with an Honorable Discharge is eligible to have their name engraved on the Wall. Applications are available at the club.

 

WE WOULD LIKE TO EXTEND OUR HEARTFELT SYMPATHY TO THE FAMILYS OF THESE MEMBERS.

 

 AMERICAN LEGION MEMBER JAMES COMMINO PASSED AWAY AUGUST 7, 2010.

 

AMERICAN LEGION MEMBER JOHN HULETT PASSED AWAY SEPTEMBER 17, 2010. JOHN SERVED DURING WWII WITH THE US ARMY AND US NAVY.

 

VFW AUXILIARY MEMBER PATTY THOMAS PASSED AWAY JULY 7, 2010. PATTY HAS BEEN A MEMBER OF THE VETERANS MEMORIAL FOR MANY YEARS AND RECENTLY JOINED THE VFW AUXILIARY WHEN HER SON JOSH CAME HOME FROM IRAQ.

 

AMERICAN LEGION MEMBER GERT REESE PASSED AWAY JULY 28, 2010. GERT WAS A 60 YEAR MEMBER WITH THE AMERICAN LEGION AND A CELEBRATION OF HER 100TH BIRTHDAY WAS HELD AT THE VETERANS MEMORIAL BUILDING IN OCTOBER 2009. 

 

The next newsletter will be sent out in late December. If there is something you would like to have listed in the letter, please submit to The Veterans Memorial, Inc. PO Box 241 Port Allegany PA 16743 or leave it at the club by September 20, 2010.

 

                               

GOD BLESS OUR TROOPS! OUR FREEDOM IS NOT FREE.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                      

VETERANS MEMORIAL, INC.

PO BOX 241

PORT ALLEGANY, PA. 16743