Greetings and hello from Albany Township. Strange the weather we're getitng: last week was summer -- the summer weather we really hadn't had all summer. This week promises to be more seasonal.
Judith Colletta called to let us know that our old neighbor, Bud Bowden, passed on last weekend. The details for this coming weekend's visitation and services are in the paper. Bud was a wonderful neighbor; he welcomed our children over, and always had a kind word and advice to give. Dana fondly recalls how happy the old gentleman had been when we managed to save the apple tree on our side lawn when we first moved in. The poor thing had been struck by lightening and was near death, but Dana tended it and, with some advice from Bud himself, managed to keep it alive. It now flourishes and even produces some fairly nice fruit. Bud will definitely be missed.
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Best wishes for a happy and safe week. God Bless & Keep.