SLR Koffee Klatch
August 25, 2008
Coffee and donuts: Gordon Hartshorn
Master of Ceremonies: Chuck Seely
Sound: Richard Garcia
George Skrutskie passed away last week of cancer. Cards may be sent to his wife Barbara at the local address in the directory.
Russ Rieder passed away earlier this month of a heart attack. Cards may be sent to his wife Katie at the northern address in the directory.
John Glavey is having radiation therapy for prostate cancer. The treatment is giving him a hard time with his stomach, so he is not eating well and tires very easily. Cards may be sent to the local address in the directory.
Berta Stebbins will see her surgeon today(Monday) and should find out when she can come home. Arnie said she is recuperating faster this time than when she had her other knee done. Cards may be sent to the local address in the directory.
Thelma Boss is living with here son Doug in Lake Placid. She will be going to an Assisted Living Facility. Letters or notes may be sent to her in care of: Doug Boss, 70 Rising R. Road, Lake Placid, FL, 33852. The phone number at the house is (863) 699-2004 and the cell number is (863) 464-0437. We'll miss Thelma and wish her well.
Vernie Baumgartner was taken to the hospital by ambulance this morning. She was alert and talking when the paramedics took her. I don't have any other details at this time.
Madeline Conway sent her thanks for the many cards, calls, and prayers during her recent stint at the hospital and at home.
Pastor Ed and Cathy Griffith sent a note thanking all for their many prayers and cards received following Ed's hip replacement surgery. They said it was heartwarming to be remembered by so many Saddlebaggers.
Please remember our Saddlebag friends with prayers, cards and phone calls.
Saddlebag Sunshine Lady
696-1111 email address: email@example.com
And now for the Good News:
Birthdays: Mary Lou Shimp, Charlie Ronchetti, Chuck Seely
Returned: A number of people
New Owners: None
Our water level this morning is 99 feet 11 and ¼ inches
Post Office: New Hours for the Summer: 9:30 -- 10:30AM
Grannies Attic is open on Mondays from 9:30AM to 4PM.
Potlucks every Friday at 5PM.
Summer Committee: Labor Day Dinner Tickets can be obtained by calling Sally Knapton at 696-3464. This will be on September 1 at 5PM. Dinner will include: Pulled Pork sandwiches, baked beans, Cole Slaw, Make your own Ice Cream Sundae, and drinks. All for the Low price of $6.00. Your Hosts will be Bob and Val Parr.
Travel Updates: Trips planned for 2008
10/19 Best Little Whorehouse in Texas(Play)
10/25 Mt. Dora Arts and Crafts Musical
10/23 thru 11/9 The Red Hat Society Musical
11/14 Vero Beach Prime Outlets shopping tour.
12/2 Vero Beach Prime Outlets shopping tour.
12/4 Sights and Sounds of Christmas (buffet and show in Hudson).
12/13 Polk County Christmas light tour.
Also planning a trip to St. Petersburg to see Celtic Thunder.
And a trip to see a baseball game.
Sun Cruz and Hard Rock Casino are planned. Anyone interested should contact
Nancy Balch, 9 Silver Doctor
October Saddlebag Express: Deadline for getting information to Sue Beagle is September 15. Articles may be placed in Sue's mailbox by her front door or emailed to her at firstname.lastname@example.org
Until next week: Best Wishes, and God Bless. Anyone having any comments, observations, or email address changes, please email Bob Trombley at email@example.com or Russ Sauer at firstname.lastname@example.org .