MAR/APR/MAY 2019 NEWSLETTER
LEGION BIRTHDAY DINNER
SUNDAY, MARCH 24TH, 2019 WISCO Supper Club, Leroy, WI. 4:00 pm Cocktails; 5:00 pm Dinner. Menu: Grilled Chicken Breast/Beef Tips with gravy, garlic mashed potatoes, salad and hot vegetables (chef choice) and Grasshoppers for dessert. Cost is $20/person. All Legion Post 347 members, Auxiliary Unit 347 members and SAL Squadron Members are invited along with their guest(s). Reservation form on back of newsletter. Return as soon as possible or CALL (920) 918-2013 and pay at the dinner.
Again this year, we will be handing out our “Continuous Years” certificates. We will only hand out these certificates to those who attend or are represented at the Legion Birthday Dinner. The following are eligible for certificates:
5 Years: Delbert Chapin Jr.; Melvin Miller; Roger Zupke.
10 Years: Brooke Bloch; Edward Malak: Ronald Geidel; Richard Amerling; Charles LeBow
15 Years: Oville Glass; Keith Searl; Al Tennessen
20 Years: James Ziegler; Gerald Schmitz; Donald Weiss; Howard Scheberl; Kurt Frasier
25 Years: Don DelPoint; William Guell; Alexander Iloncaie
30 Years: William Benson III
35 Years: Donald Lichtensteiger; David Wondra; Andrew Janous; Roland Nuoffer; Michael Morgan
40 Years: Michael Bauer
45 Years: Ken Owens; Richard Schmidt
50 Years: Kenneth Buerger
60 Years: Donald Sampson
70 Years: Wilfred Lehner
15 Years: Jody Steger
20 Years: Joseph Lauber; Larry Luedtke; Tom Philipsky; Stephen Stalker
Remember, your anniversary year is only good if you are paid up for 2018/2019 year. There are a several on this list that are NOT paid up.
POST 347 WEBSITE: I hope everyone has a chance to go online and look at our website. We have been working daily on updating and added new things. Each month I have been adding pictures of our post veterans and past commanders in the HISTORY page of our website. If anyone has ideas of more to do for our website, contact Dick Waechter through the Post email address above, or call (920) 918-2013.
MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL: We are almost to the end of the year for renewals. We are at 80%. Check your membership card and make sure it is a 2019 card. If you are unsure, call Dick Waechter (920) 918-2013. Dick can look it up if you have paid or not. This is for Legion and SAL members.
LAST CALL: John E. Muentner. US Army, PUFL member of 57 years.
Scholarship Raffle Ticket winners:
January 2019: Gil Ahtonen and Mike Merk
February 2019: Larry Sabish and Larry & Mary Fleischman
REMEMBER, our Post 347 Newsletter is printed on our Website. ALSO, if you are getting this newsletter through the mail and have an email address, send us a note via email to <email@example.com> and we can email the newsletter to you. This saves us cost on stamps and envelopes and a lot of time stuffing envelopes. This will also put you on our email list for all the membership meeting minutes. We presently email newsletters and minutes to over 100 members. (I apologize to anyone that tried the Post email address, it was incorrect. The one listed in this newsletter is correct)
Dodge County Meeting, Wednesday March 6th, 6:00 pm at Mayville Post 69.
Post 347 Birthday Dinner Sunday March 24th.
MEMBERSHIP MEETING April 19th. The Birthday Dinner will take place of the March meeting. April meeting will also be used for nomination of new officers.
Spring Conference, Saturday, April 27, 2019, Horicon, Post 157
100th Birthday celebration at Dodge County Fair Grounds Sep 6 & 7.
See AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY News Letter on Auxiliary Page
Past Newsletters: (click on date)