Jul 232013

Lilly Lines by Jack Barlick    886-4694                                                                                      


The Knights of Columbus will be sponsoring a spaghetti dinner on Sunday, August 4th following the 11:00 AM  mass at Our Lady of the Alleghenies Church. The dinner will be in the church hall and will feature both dine in or take out meals. The price is a reasonable $7 adult or $3.50 for children 12 or under. Call Shirley Patterson at 886-7213 or Deb Kozak at 886-8296 for more details.


There was a large turnout for the Lilly Fire Company Gun Fest held at the pavilion on Saturday evening, the 20th. The rain held off making for a nice evening.


Just one brief rain threatened the Lilly Legion picnic held on the 21st. There was a large gathering all day to enjoy the good food and conversation. The horse shoe pitch stayed busy all day. At least 118 members and guests were signed up for the event.


Sympathy is extended to the family and friends of Alice Benjack of Portage who recently passes away. She was the last survivor of the Charles Zurilla family who grew up in Dutchtown. Sympathy also is extended to the family and friends of John Nadolsky who recently died in Cresson. He was a Korean War veteran and was a son of John and Stasia Nadolsky. Another sympathy goes to the family of Helen Shedlock who died in Benscreek at the age of 100.


The Lilly Conrad Chiropractic/ Lilly American Legion Altoona City League ball team is 22-1 for the season to date on Sunday, the 21st. They have one regular season game left as of 7/22 and then will be in the playoffs this weekend in Altoona. Their last win was a 17-3 win over Mountain View Archery.


Start planning for the Lilly town wide yard sale that will be held on Saturday, August 3rd. There is no sign up fee for the event that starts at 9:00 AM. Just set up a table or two and sale away. If you get hungry stop at the St. Luke bake sale at the church or stop for a bar-b-que chicken dinner at the firemen’s pavilion.


The Johnston Triple AAABA tournament will begin on Monday, August 5th. There will be a game in Lilly on the 5th and the 6th. Watch the local news for the times and teams. Stop by and grab a hot sausage sandwich while watching the game.


Today, July 25th finds Jeanne Kodosky, Jay Stiffler, Sam Podrasky Jr., and George Wozniak celebrating their birthdays followed by Richard Lingafelt and Ann McCabe 0nthe 26th and Les Kiel, John Mutsko and Annette Ditosti on the 27th. Then it will be party time for Bonita Gressick on the 28th. Stephanie Seymore gets cake and ice cream on the 29th followed by Heather Agosta, Donald Hmiel, Margaret McGarry, Susan Rambeau, Alex Diptko lll and Ruby Tickerhoof on the 30th. Jim Moyer Matthew Glenn and Greg Talko party on the 31st. Happy Birthday to All!


Deborah and Mark Wilson celebrate their wedding anniversary on July 25th followed by Gerald and Shirley Wilson on the 26th, Marty and Judy Arnold on the 28th, Dominic and Juliana Ricupero on the 29th and Fred and Sally Behe on the 31st. Happy Anniversary to Each Couple


You are an old timer if you shot pool at Grover’s pool room on your school lunch break or ventured to Stiney’s for a hamburger and Sun Drop.