November 9, 2013
A Veterans Day Concert will be held at 7 p.m. today, Nov. 10 at Shavertown United Methodist Church. It will be co-sponsored by the Shavertown UMC Fine Arts Series and the Back Mountain Men’s Ecumenical Group. Proceeds from this concert will benefit the First Lt. Michael J. Cleary Memorial Fund which supports veterans and their families.Tickets are $5 each and may be purchased at the church or by calling 570-675-3616. World War II veterans gathered recently during a men’s breakfast group meeting. From left, first row, are Ken Cosgrove, George Pyle, Pete Roushey. Second row, Gene Kelleher, men’s group co-founder; Welton Farrah, Pete George, Willis Ide and Bob Deeble, men’s group co-founder. Absent at the time of the photo were Warren Shiner and Harold Trethaway.