January 9, 2017Death: Sandi Smith's father, WalterWyman, passed away Friday January 6th. Cards may be sent to thelocal address in the directory.
We just learned that Gordon Marsham passed away peacefully on August 19th in N.Y.
Illness: Erla Broich has been diagnosed with Myelodysplastic Syndrom (MDS). This is a bone marrow disorder in which the bone marrow does not produce enough healthy blood cells. MDS is often referred toas a “bone marrow failure disorder". It is primarily a disease of the elderly - most patients are over 65 years of age. Cards may be sent to Erla at St. Anne's Retirement Community, 3952 Columbia Ave., room 221, Columbia, PA 17512.
Bud Wirth fell at home in Saddlebag on December 13th. He was air lifted home to Canada and after two hospital stays Bud is almost as strong as he was before the fall. Bud has a positive outlook and is thankful for everyone who helped him, especially the physical therapist. He will be coming home on the 19th of January. They will not be back to Saddlebag this year. Bud will be 80 years old on February 7th. Faye said he would love to hear from their Saddlebag friends. Birthday cards would be nice and may be sent to the Canadian address in the directory. Postage is $1.20 .
Doreen Heaman fell and injured her nose, face and knee. She was taken to ER and is now home.Cards may sent to the local address in the directory.
Helen Dubay had surgery and is having a difficult recovery. Cards may be sent to the northern address in the directory.
If you have information on illness or death of any of our Saddlebag friends, please let me know.
Please remember our Saddlebag friends with prayers, cards and phone calls.
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