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Monday, October 24, 2011

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Birthday Cake

Mom celebrated by sharing cake and ice cream with the other residents and employees. She received many cards and phone calls. The cards will be put in a special book for later sharing with her friends and visitors. 

Three Generations Celebrate Lucille's 91st Birthday

Marilyn Rose, Mom and Pam

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Scot and Kathy Walwer

Uncle Berle carried these pictures and this quarter in his billfold. Mom gave them to him.

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Victoria Gail Arnold 1973

Uncle Berle carried this picture of his niece (Dorothy's kid) in his billfold. It's been there since his passing 10-17-84.

Thursday, October 6, 2011

Card Shower

Mom's 91st birthday is 13 October 2011. We are having a Card Shower for her so mail your cards to:
Lucille Cousin
Sheldon Health Care/Room 106
170 West Concord St
Sheldon, IL 60966 

Saturday, October 1, 2011

Uncle George Wingerter

Stopped in and saw him today and he is doing well. Last 3 or 4 times I was there he was off working so I missed him.  It was good to talk to him as it always is.


Bears Hat and Aroma Park Cops

Last night cousin Vickie and I went out for supper and a drink and we met Shelly, our second cousin, in Aroma Park. We talked about a lot of things and one nearby guy at the bar was an Aroma Park cop. I told a story about Don L White, a 14 year old kid and friend of ours back in 1958. (They lived near my sister Phyllis' house.) His Dad had a brand new big Oldsmobile with a J-2 Golden Rocket engine, really badass at the time. Don L. had his dad's car one hot summer night so we headed to Aroma Park, where his uncle, Tom White, was the cop on duty. Don L. slid that Olds around every corner, squealing tires all of the time. His uncle finally heard us and put a stop to it so we left town. Driving through neighboring St. Anne about noon today on the state highway I was stopped by a cop for doing 40 in a 35! I got a warning ticket, all of the time thinking this was payback for telling the Don L. White story last night. But it may have been my new Bears cap that got him after me with lights flashing, siren screaming, with his leather holster at my eye-level! Packer fan perhaps.