Benefit planned for 3-year-old

SCHNELLVILLE — A benefit for 3-year-old Leelyn Schwartz, son of Sam and Olivia Schwartz, is planned from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 7, at the Schnellville Community Club, 7855 E. Market St. A silent auction will be held from 1 to 3 p.m.

Leelynn has a rare condition known as Immune Thrombocytopenia. ITP is a disorder that can lead to easy or excessive bruising and bleeding.

Dinners will include either spaghetti and homemade bread or brat sausage and bread. Desserts and beverages also will be on the menu.

For more information, contact Lydia Schwartz at 812-455-4697 or Wilma Betz at 812-893-0047.

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