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Moving tribute to Jaime

 

December 12, 2018



In a very moving tribute to “Glenwood kid” Jaime Louise Throop Espinoza, her family was invited to serve as Grand Marshals for the annual Candy Cane Lane Parade in Goldendale last Saturday evening in her honor. Jaime was beloved both here in her hometown of Glenwood and her adopted hometown of Goldendale and this was such a moving, lovely way to honor her memory. Her sister Jessica said it meant a lot to the Throop family to hear from her friends and the community about how much Jaime meant to them all. Jaime was with them all in spirt on that special evening.

Our community is saddened to hear of the passing of Bobbie Burns. Bobbie lived in Glenwood most of her life, until moving to a care center in Hood River due to health concerns in recent years. She was involved in many community activities and groups over the decades and was a member of the Glenwood Women’s Club. Mostly, Bobbie’s life revolved around her beloved husband Tom and all of her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. Our deepest condolences go to the Burns family at this sad time.

We hope you read this in time to see the news that there will be an Indian taco feed at the school on Thursday, Dec. 13, from 4:30 to 7 p.m. This is a win-win. You won’t have to cook dinner, and you can support the middle school classes. There will also be a home middle school basketball game with Centerville that night, beginning at 5:30 p.m.

Mark your calendar for the Glenwood school Christmas concert on Wednesday, Dec. 19, at 6 p.m. There will be performances by preschool through fifth grade. Following the concert, the Glenwood Homemakers will serve refreshments in the multipurpose room, and Santa will be there to visit with the children.

The Glenwood School Christmas dinner will be held on Thursday, Dec. 20, beginning at 10:45 a.m. If you would like to attend, please contact Toni in the school office before Tuesday, the 18th. The cost is $3.20 for seventh grade through adult and $1.85 for sixth grade and under. During the dinner, the Citizens of the Month will be chosen, and the homecoming court will be announced. This will be a full day of school, but there will be a half day on Friday, Dec. 21, to kick off Christmas break.

Eva Feller is 100 years young! What an amazing milestone. Come help Eva celebrate at her home on Dec. 24, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Cake and coffee will be served, and Eva says no gifts, please. Happy birthday, Eva.

Beginning Dec. 16, the regular Sunday services at Pioneer Memorial Community Church will begin at 11 a.m. Mark your calendars for Christmas Eve service at the church on Dec. 24 at 7 p.m. All are invited for a special time of reflection about the real reason for celebrating Christmas.

 

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