PHOTO: Ottawa American Legion donates to county veterans home
Ottawa American Legion Post 33 donated $4,000 to the La Salle Veterans Home. Proceeds were from the third annual American Legion family Octoberfest on Sept. 29. The check was presented to Susan Skully, of La Salle Veterans Home. Shown are (front row, from left) Skully; Jean Firlik, American Legion Auxiliary president; Chris Crouch, Auxiliary vice president; Idalia Stricklin, Auxiliary treasurer; (back row, from left) Dave Kennedy, Legion service officer; Emil Crouch, Sons of American Legion squadron chaplain; and Bill Bieth, representing American Legion Riders.