2009 ORGANIC GARDENING DAY
The 2009 Organic Gardening Day is Saturday, November 21 at the Hawthorn Hotel and Suites in Champaign, IL. Registration and exhibits open at 8:00 a.m. with educational sessions beginning at 9:00. Organic gardening experts from around the United States will present sessions to inspire herb gardening and use this coming year. You must pre-register and registrations will be accepted through November 13. The registration fee is $59.00. For more information, call 217-333-3420.
PROPER HANDLING OF VENISON AND OTHER WILD GAME
This is the time of year when hunters bring home venison and other wild game. University of Illinois nutrition and wellness educator Martha Winter advises that for the best eating quality, the meat should be properly handled from the field to the table. A booklet entitled, "From Field to Table," including wild game handling information and recipes is available at the Bond County U of I Extension Office. Call 664-3665 for details.
Weldon Trowbridge age 78 of Lincoln IL., father of Deborah and Mrs. Charles Bone of rural Mulberry Grove, passed away Friday October 23rd at Fayette County Hospital. Graveside Funeral services for 78 year-old Weldon Trowbridge will be 1PM Saturday at the Zion Cemetery, 3 miles north of Lincoln. The family will welcome friends to join them at Zion Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Mulberry Grove First Responders and will be received at Donnell-Wiegand Funeral Home in Greenville.
NELDA ANNABELLE RUPPE
Nelda Annabelle Ruppe, age 82, of Hillsboro, passed away Wednesday, October 28 at Hillsboro Area Hospital. Funeral services for 82 year-old Nelda Ruppe will be Sunday, at 2:00 p.m. at the Bass Patton Dean Funeral Home in Hillsboro. Burial will be in Olive Hill Cemetery. Friends may call Saturday, from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
RONALD R. LYNCH
Ronald R. Lynch, age 71 or rural Donnellson, passed away Tuesday, October 27th at his home. In accordance with his wishes his body will be cremated. A memorial service for 71 year-old Ronald Lynch will be held in July of 2010. Memorial contributions are suggested to the family.
Young Funeral Home in Greenville, is in charge of arrangements.
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