Alta VFW Post #6172 celebrates 66th anniversary

Thursday, April 19, 2012
Members of the firing squad - past and present - front - Frank Taylor, Rolly Roberts, Clint Hoferman, Herb Crampton, Floyd Courtright, Harold Kestel. Middle - Denny Launderville, Jerry Buckendahl, Darrell Burns, Darwin McConkey, Kenny Lenz, Harvey Ralston, Bob Holmes, Desel Caboth. Back - Lynn Johnson, Bob Rohlfsen, Dan Meyer, John Ites, Dave Freese, Paul Meyer, Don Fisher, Norm Knoke, Chuck Eddy, Lyle Jackson, Dan Young.

Alta Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #6172 celebrated its 66th anniversary Saturday. The Ladies Auxiliary, organized a few years after the VFW organization, also celebrated. Members of all ages attended and commemorated the event.

It was also a grand time for snapping photos.

At right are auxiliary members in attendance - Front - Ann Thomas, Joyce Ericksen, Charlene McDaniel, Wilma Taylor, Mary Camerer, Cathy fisher. Middle - Betsy Lenz, Marie Michelson, Florence Dodd, Jamie Cords, Melinda Cords, Janet Wilderding, Nancy Hoch, Ruth Hoferman, Janet Ladezna. Back - Jaynee Young, Cindy Krause, Sallie Caboth, Kate Freese. Below - a special presentation by Danny West to Rolly Roberts, the second commander and present commander Don Fisher.