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Guests and staff at Kinnic Health and Rehab near the hospital honored seven residents at an afternoon celebration May 15, with each man receiving an honorary pin and certificate. Left to right: Richard Fox, Earl Mack, Legion member Tom Caflisch, Mark McDonald, John Anderson, Legion Commander Todd Schultz and Lawrence Von Holtum. Not pictured but also honored that day were Arnold Roen and Donovan Obermueller. Debbie Griffin photos

Legion honors veterans on behalf of grateful nation


An honor celebration held May 15 at Kinnic Health and Rehab spotlighted the service of seven veterans living there. Each received a certificate of appreciation and a lapel pin that says: "A grateful nation thanks you, USA veteran."

The ceremony also featured a large poster board showing some old photos of the honorees in their uniforms. American Legion Post 121 Commander Todd Schultz and legion member Tom Caflisch presented the vets with their honors.

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