Eagles to honor local Veterans


First Posted: 5/25/2008

The Nanticoke Fraternal Order of Eagles #834 will sponsor a party to honor the Wilkes-Barre V.A. Hospital Nursing Home Veterans. The party will take place on Saturday, May 31 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the Nanticoke Eagles Hall, East Ridge Street, Nanticoke. A full course dinner, refreshments and music by Jolly Joe and His Bavarians will be held. Gifts will be presented to all honored veterans donated by the Nanticoke Eagles #834. Speaker at the event will be Nanticoke Magistrate, Donald Whittaker. Nanticoke Girl Scout Troop #32526 will also be volunteering at this special event to earn their merit badge. Veterans in surrounding areas interested in attending or for information call the Nanticoke Eagles at 735-8525.
Pictured left to right, front row: Fred David, Secretary; Jolly Joe (Alex Truszkowski) leader of Jolly Joe and the Bavarians; Bob Zaremba, Chairperson and Trustee; Frank Buchalski, committee; Mike Havens, President and co-chairperson of the event.
Back row, John Bonk, committee & trustee; Joan Chamberlain, President Ladies Auxiliary; Loretta Chmura, events coordinator and Joseph Chmura, committee & trustee.

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