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By Ada Ruth Whitmore
East End News 

Donahue retires from trips to D.C. with vets


Carol Smith Donohue, daughter of Jack and Jenny Smith is a volunteer at the Veterans Clinic in Eugene, Ore. She has made two trips this year to memorials in Washington D.C. with 110 veterans in May and has just returned from accompanying a group of 93.  Most are in wheelchairs and need help getting on and over the charter buses.  Carol decided it is time to let someone else with a lot of strength to take over so she is going to retire from the trips which she has accompanied for so many years.  They attend 10 memorials while there. However she will continue to work at the old clinic and the new one just being built.  She is so glad to see the new clinic which will be ready in Janua...

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