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Oct. 20 fundraiser to help Oehlwein family

Published: Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012 6:55 a.m. CST

A fundraiser is planned in memory of Lon Oehlwein on Saturday, Oct. 20, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Peace Lutheran Church, 101 Candlelight Lane in Morris.

The menu will include a barbeque sandwich, cole slaw, chips and dessert. Tickets are $5 per person. This fundraiser is sponsored by the Peace Praise Singers in memory of Lon.

The funds will be given to his family to assist in defraying the medical expenses incurred during his illness. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans will provide matching funds.

Tickets are available by calling Sharon at (815) 634-8208, or the church office at (815) 942-1010; or at Peace Lutheran Thursday, Oct. 11 & 18, and Sunday morning, Oct. 14. Tickets can be purchased at the door, but only 200 tickets will be sold.

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