WELCA quilters donate 12 quilts to veterans

Published 9:05 am Saturday, January 22, 2011

The WELCA quilters from the Oakland Lutheran Church, rural Albert Lea, donated 12 quilts that they made for the veterans at the veterans hospital in St. Cloud. Pictured from left, Eleanor Iverson, Hazel Hansen, Bev Oyer, Louise Petersen, Betty Lyle, Audrey Riskedahl, Lois Adams and Eunice Hatleli, president of VFW Post 447 Auxiliary, Albert Lea. Hatleli accepted the quilts to bring to the St. Cloud hospital. If any churches wish to do the same contact Hatleli at 373-6277 or any other auxiliary member. -- Submitted photo