Area veterans honored with quilts

Area veterans honored with quilts

Several area service veterans received Quilts of Valor from the Dyersville Layette Group during a ceremony in the St. Francis Xavier Basilica basement June 11. Receiving quilts: front from left, Cy Recker, Eddie Maier and Ron March; second row, Sue Beringer (representing Gib Beringer), Jerry Even, Roger Osterhaus, Jerome Feldman, Joe Schmitt, Jim Steffen and Eugene Krapfl; third row, Bill Kreeb, Jay Leigh, Ronald Schultz and Robert Platz; back row, Richard Reittinger, Bob Forkenbrock, Dean Wessels, Dick Mescher and Paul Thier.