By Lois Lumbra — 2/12/17. The storm came in right on schedule with the weatherman predictions. It is now a little after 3 p.m. and it is intensifying as I come on line to finish this column. I have my shovel handy for Monday morning. Just hope it’s not the heavy-heavy snow. If it is I will have to go slow. I had a phone call from Lynda Cluba this week and it was nice hearing from her as she has been away to spend some time with her family in S.C. Welcome home Lynda!!
Thanks to the 26 donors that came out to support our blood drive on 2/5 at St. Isidore’s Parish Hall. Our next drive is scheduled for April 9, starting at 10 a.m.-2 p.m. and walk-ins are always welcomed.
2/4. A surprise 50th Wedding Anniversary for Bobby and Aline Baker was held at the Enosburg American Legion hall. The party was planned by daughters Annette and her friend Mike Daberer, Terry and Steve Monroe; Sister Jeannette Bosley and a Niece Tammy Nichols. Amongst all the family were their special Grandchildren Kamie Griggs and her friend Joey Zartarian, Jesse and Julie Monroe, and Josie and Logan Masse. Bobby and Aline were married on February 2, 1967. The couple was totally surprised and so Appreciative and Sincerely want to Thank everyone from the bottom of their hearts for such a great party!! They had so much fun and Thanks to all that came and shared this Special Day with them. !!( 50 years of wedded bliss, each worth its weight in gold. Congratulations Bobby and Aline May you two continue to enjoy many more years of Love and Laughter). God Bless!!!
Lorraine St. Onge and children Donna and her friend Robert Blair, Artie and friend Jenny, Randy and Stacey, joined their son/brother Steve and his wife Lisa in Jamaica where their son Scott and Kristen Harvey will marry on this Sunday 2/12/17. ( Congratulations, to the newly weds. Cherish your joy, cherish your love, and cherish each other; May the love and joy you share on this special day last forever.) God Bless!!!
There was a Baby Shower held today 2/12 for Martina Tesarova, at the Montgomery Center of Arts Hall (Old Baptist Church) given by friends, Sandy Beaty, Viola Woodward and Melissa Haberman. Martina and Joe Sherman will be new parents in a few weeks, Congratulations!!!
2/12. The United Methodist Church Family held their meeting to go over their Annual Church Reports today following the Sunday Worship, and pot-luck followed down in the fellowship hall. We had several different dishes prepared and everyone was so delicious!!!
Happy Birthday to: Roberta Martin, Tim Chapin 2/27, Colby Tanner, Paulette O’Bar, 2/28; Cordy vonConta ?; George Roberts 3/2, Elyssa Fletcher 3/3, Robin Houle 3/4.
Anniversary wishes to: David and Nancy Martinson, Lyndol and Lila Elkins 2/28; Pastor Ed and Judy Sorrell 3/4.
Why did the banana go out with a prune? Because it couldn’t find a date. Marriage is like a deck of cards. In the beginning you need two hearts and a diamond. By the end you wish you had a club and a spade.
This is all for this time folks. Please share you news with me… at firstname.lastname@example.org (L.T.A.)
Lois Corse Lumbra
Lois was born in 1941, growing up in Fletcher, Vermont, where she attended a one-room school for her first 8 years. Lois later married Francis “Sonny” Lumbra in 1959 and raised a happy family.
The two started out in Montgomery on North Hill at the dairy farm where Sonny was born, moving to their home in the village in 1965 where they both live to this day.