The Pfc. Charles N. DeGlopper Memorial Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9249 is sponsoring a benefit on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013, at the Grand Island Knights of Columbus Hall, 1841 Whitehaven Road, for the Briggs family.
Ray Briggs has been battling various health issues for the past few years. Now Donna Briggs has been diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer.
The benefit will take place from 1 to 5 p.m. Tickets are $20 and include food, soda and beer with a cash bar available. A basket raffle, 50/50 split raffle and other large ticket items will be featured in raffles. For tickets, call Steve DeMarco at 716-990-6976, Kathie Mehltretter at 716-983-4312, Mark Steward at 716-812-6306, or Kathy Butcher at 716-775-5522.