To the Editor:
The St. Paul the Apostle Parish Fest committee would like to thank all who helped to make the third annual event a success.
Children enjoyed games, face painting and a bouncy house. Adults participated in many raffles for items donated by area businesses.
Everyone enjoyed the food catered by Calico’s Café, Central Market of Aurora provided carnitas and parishioners donated desserts. Entertainment was provided by Sara Franco, who sang Spanish songs and Billy Sullivan pop hits from the ’60s, ’70s and ’80s.
Special thanks to the business and personal sponsors. Platinum-anonymous, Gold: Dr. and Mrs. Mark D. Weinhold. Silver: Aztech Landscaping, DeKalb County Coroner, Community Disposal, Kendal Printing and Flat so’s Tires. Bronze donations: Ruth and Don Wallis, James and Theresa Talley, Mike and Janelle Muzzillo, Joe and Donna Beyke, Jerry and Denise Curran, Kay and McCullum Orthodontics, Arts Food Market, Edith Miller, Gary and Kathleen Miller and Anonymous.
We also wish to thank all of those who donated raffle items: Norm and Mary Cluny, Aztech Landscaping, Dr. and Mrs. Mark Weinhold, Theresa Morris, Connie Wiley, Classic Cinema’s, Village Ace Hardware, Walmart, Aldi, Jewel Osco, Uptown Auto, Bacaba’s, Sunfield Café, Plano Café, Havester’s Café, Johnny K’s, Maciano’s Pizza, South Moon BBQ, Rambo’s, Lakeview Grille, Bull Moose Bar and Grille, and Gozo’s Pizza.
Additional thanks to the newspaper and the Parish Fest Committee. Pat Beezley, Norm Cluny, Marilyn Elbery, Sara Franco, Jeanne and Rick Glass, Elsie Morrissey, Polly Parish, Alex Quintanille, Beth Schmitt, Marcia Tennant, Edwina and Bill Vincent, and Mark and Mary Weinhold.
Mark D. Weinhold
St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church
Parish Fest Committee