Area veterans receive quilts

Area veterans receive quilts

Korean Army veteran George VanDyke, of Mason, third from the right, and Marine veteran Gary Fulk, of Greenup, third from the left, received quilts of valor from Three River Quilts of Valor Foundation, located at Wood River. The group makes quilts for veterans as a way to comfort and thank them for their service. VanDyke and Fulk traveled to Washington D.C. on a recent Land of Lincoln Flight with their guardian Faye Pearson of Mason. From left are Margaret Foiles, QOV; Jan Copeland, QOV; Fulk; Pearson; Van Dyke; Susan Spineto, QOV; and Chris Prager, QOV.