Milroy Hose Co. thankful for support of festival

To the editor:

The Milroy Hose Co. Summer Festival Committee would like to thank the following people and businesses for helping to make our festival a success.

Our parade sponsors: Bowersox Truck Repair, Jon Bowersox, Professional Opticians, Farmers Choice Tire Service, Peachey Repair Service, Brindel’s Hardware, Paul Kline Insurance, Main Street Bar, Ron’s Fruit Market, Lewistown Cabinet, Milroy OIP, Toots’ Place, L.M. Aumiller Sales, Lerch RV and Hostetler Truck Bodies and Kim & Craig Orndorf. A big thanks to John “Lead” Fultz for getting our sponsors.

Thanks also to Mike’s Landscaping and Chad Dippery Trucking for each giving us a tractor trailer bed to use for our entertainment. B&R Farm Equipment and D.K. Hostetler for letting us use a tractor and wagon for our tractor ride. Thanks to everyone who participated in the parade and to Kyle Orndorf for organizing the parade.

We also need to say a special thanks to Peachey Foods and Locker for giving us the ice chest to use. To Denny Hunt for cooking our hot sausage for us and to everyone who donated cakes for our cake wheel. Thank you to all our volunteers, family and friends who willingly gave of their time to help run the stands.

Last but certainly not least: Thank-you to everyone who came out and supported the Milroy Hose Co. Without you the festival would not have been a success. We look forward to doing it again next year. The dates for 2014 are June 19, 20 and 21.

If we have missed anyone we are truly sorry and it was surely not intentional. It’s a privilege to “Protect and Serve” such a great community.

Raffle winners: Picnic Table – Ryan Molek, Firepit – Kathie Jenkins, Bench – Denny Stuck, Shelf – Betty Forshey, Picnic Cooler – Dot Phillips, Fire Extinguisher – Randie Warner, Potted Fern – JoAnn Russell, Stuffed Animal – Mike Magda, Stuffed Animal – Josie Kibe, Fire Co. Blanket – Todd Condo, Smoke Detector – Jason Lamey and Smoke Detector – Dot Lepley.

Thanks again to everyone who helped in any way.

Milroy Hose Co.

Summer Festival Committee