SLR Koffee Klatch
May 14, 2007
Coffee and donuts this morning. Compliments of Dick & Mary Lou Shimp. Mr. Shimp is 75 today.
Our thanks to Ken & Bev Rindt for the preparation. Assisted by Dick & Greta Dain
Master of Ceremonies: Chuck Seely
Mimi Shank Hakanson, former resident, passed away May 5,2007. A former resident, passed away
May 5, 2007. Their daughter Loriann lives on Woodruff Way and their son Eric has property on Saddlebag Trail.
Edith Armbrust is home and doing well following heart cath last Tuesday. She will have more tests to determine the cause of dizziness. Cards may be sent to her at the local address in the directory.
Sam Bealer is home now following surgery on his legs and is doing well.
Jeanne Bealer has been diagnosed with lung cancer. She may come home from Lake Wales Hospital early this week. Cards may be sent to her at the local address in the directory.
Joe Broich is in a nursing home now. Erla and Joe are not happy with the home and he may be moved to another facility. Cards may be sent to the northern address in the directory.
Jo Dowler is doing well following extensive abdominal surgery. She had several hernias, and when the third one was taken care of, her bowel was punctured. Cards may be sent to her at the local address in the directory.
Darrell Bierlein has a bone marrow biopsy. The test and the results should be known Tuesday. He also has a stent in hiskidney. Darrell will start chemo Tuesday and continue through September. Cards may be sent to Darrell at the northern address in the directory.
Judy and Bill Scott's grandson died of cancer Sunday. He was almost 4 years old and had battled cancer for the last two years. Cards maybe sent to Judy and Bill at 44 Walnut Street, Wallaceburg, Ontario, Canada, N8A3L5.
Max Loudenbeck did not have the anticipated carotid artery surgery. Many tests were taken as the doctors could not agree about performing surgery. His medications have been changed and Max is home now. He has had no more fainting or dizzy spells. He says Thanks for so many cards, you are the greatest.
Bev Clark, former resident, has pneumonia. Cards may be sent to her at 264 Lake Suzanne Dr., Lake Wales, FL, 33859.
Emagene Howell and family wish to thank the many Saddlebaggers for the prayers, cards sent during Bob's illness and again after his passing. The contributions to the Memorial Gardens are appreciated by the family. SLR will never be forgotten.
John Cox wishes to thank the many Saddlebaggers who sent cards following his back surgery. He was surprised at how many cards he received.
Please remember our Saddlebag friends with prayers, cards and phone calls.
Lois Lapsley: SaddlebagSunshine Gal
And now for the Good News:
Birthdays: Dick Shimp, 75, George Skrutskie, 75, Ro Seiss, Memorial Day Weekend.
Anniversaries: Clyde & Jaye Wright, 45 yrs, last Saturday.
Leaving: Many hands went up when asked who was leaving this week.
Guests: Helen Trombley from Palmetto
New Owners: None.
The water level this morning is 100 feet 3 3/4 inches, which is 1 3/4 inch less than last week.
The Garden Club will be working tomorrow at the memorial gardens and butterfly gardens @ 8AM.
Mothers' Day Dinner -- A good dinner which just about everyone enjoyed. Many thanks to Bob & Val Parr and the rest of the committee. The Parr's did the preparation and cooking, ably assisted by the committee members.
Friday, May 18th , Potluck Dinner, 4PM Social Hour, 5 PM Dinner. Bring your table Service and Silverware. Everyone Invited.
If you have any directory changes, you need to call or email Greta Dain as these changes have to be in her hands by the end of the month.Call 863-696-1141 or email email@example.com.
Memorial Day Potluck, May 28th. There will be a Potluck Dinner with Social Hour at 4PM, Dinner at 5PM. For more information call Madeline Conway at696-1922.
Sue Boorom is putting some travel packages together for us all, in anticipation of our return in September. Call her at 696-2774 for more information.
Until next week, Best Wishes, and God Bless. Anyone having any comments, observations, or email address changes, please contact Bob Trombley at firstname.lastname@example.org or Russ Sauer at email@example.com .