VFW, Auxiliary host party for seniors

The monthly Veterans of Foreign Wars and Auxiliary 3693 Senior Bingo and Birthday Party was held July 8 at the post home in Gonzales.

There were 139 seniors and people with disabilities in attendance.

Three door prizes and 20 gifts were given out.

Some of the members made cakes to serve and others brought snacks and drinks.

Celebrating July birthdays were Lula Armond, Juanita Bacala, Betty Bercegeay, Beverly Dentino, Ida Grille, Brenda Halker, Elva Michael, Effie Ronkartz and Barbara Rowley.

Honored for having wedding anniversaries during the month were Lawrence and Bessie Theobold and Julie Gautreau.

The event was chaired by Gertie Savoy.

The next party is set for 1 p.m. on Aug. 12.