The friends and family of Jolene Puhrmann are sponsoring a Soup Supper and Silent Auction to help with the medical expenses for the Puhrmann family as Jolene battles cancer.
The benefit is to be held January 23 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Aurelia. The meal of chili or chicken noodle soup, shredded pork sandwiches, bars, and beverages will begin at 4 p.m. and serve until 7 p.m. Free-will donations will be accepted.
A silent auction of items donated by various businesses will be held along with a raffle for a one-night getaway at the Iowa Great Lakes.
Funds raised will be matched by the Cherokee County Chapter of Thrivent Financial. In case of bad weather the benefit will be held January 30.