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Post Everlasting: Funeral Notice for Richard “Diesel” Thayer


Richard “Diesel” Thayer

Diesel’s Funeral Service will be held at Allen Mortuary on Monday, Dec. 30th at 10 am. Military honors and internment will follow. Burial will be at North Hilmar Cemetery.

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Commander’s Corner for December.


Thanks to everyone that came out and supported our Ladies Auxiliary in their Tri-Tip Dinner, they did well in their fundraisers. Thanks again to everyone for joining us for Thanksgiving Dinner. Our hats are off to John Haggstrom for his outstanding cooking.

We have placed Food Barrels inside the bar and in the hall, please put canned goods and non-perishable food into these barrels to help those in need.

Commander, Wardee Bruce 209-485-2297


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December Calendar of Events


Dec 2nd     Bar opens at 4pm /General Meeting at 6pm.

Dec 6th     Bar opens at 4pm/ Hamburger Night sponsored by American Legion Riders.

Dec 7th    American Legion Riders annual Christmas Dinner @ 6pm.
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1st Vice’s Corner for December.

With the “help” of National’s “DUES REMINDER” mailings we received 31 dues payments in October. For the members who have not had a change to mail their dues – please do so as soon as possible.  Because of those that paid their dues in October, we are now in the “EARLY BIRD” category, which means we had 77.75% paid members ( just over the 75% necessary on Nov.15th to qualify for National’s standard ).

Thanks again to those of you who cared enough to help our Post !
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Good of the Order for December


Chaplain’s Corner

Chaplain: Earl Hamilton   (209) 606-4525

This Time of the year is probably the hardest for most families. It is a time in a family when people reflect on the year and hopefully are thankful for the blessings they have received ! Make sure that you say a special prayer for those who are less fortunate then you and those who have suffered through a lost this year.

                                            Sincerely , Chaplain Earl Hamilton and all the Members of Post 88

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American Legion Auxiliary’s Corner for December.

Our Thanksgiving Lunch was well attended. it was nice to see Gerry Shipee who was able to come for lunch. We miss you Gerry.

Our Christmas lunch will be held at 12:00 noon on December 10th. We are hoping for a large attendance of members. If you have not signed up to bring a dish, bring your favorite. Don’t forget to bring an exchange gift.
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