Paradise Quilters hosted a veteran’s quilt presentation

In honor of the veterans of Paradise Park in McAllen, Texas, the Paradise Quilters hosted a veteran’s quilt presentation on January 26, 2019.    Fifteen quilts were presented to veterans in the park during a program that included a dedication thank you poem by Barb and Greg Foster, singing of God Bless America by Ginger Engels accompanied by Dwight Brackman.  Veterans of all ages were honored this year and the program will continue until all veterans in the park have received an appropriate thank you and a quilt in their honor.


Veterans honored this year included:

Jerry Baldwin, Navy

Edward Boehmer, Jr., Air Force

Mark Campbell, Ohio National Guard

Sharlene Campbell, Air Force

William Ernst, Army

Steve Frankowski, Navy

Dennis Frisch, Air Force

David German, Navy

David Harston, Army

Marnae Krueger, Army

Warren Lee,  Army

Al Mahowald, Navy

Dickie Parkridge, Navy

Paul Vassallo, Army

Carole Zarling, Army