Copper Country veterans support

To the editor:

The members of the CCVA would like to thank the following businesses for their support and donations.

Ace Hardware, AmericInn, Amy from Salon 281, Aspirus, Bay Electric, Bryan’s Barber Shop, Bucko’s Party Store, Chickadees, Chopp-Kalio Insurance Agency, Connie’s Kitchen;

Copper World, Cross Country Sports, Cyberia Café, Deb from Salon 281, Dollar Bay Tile, Franklin Square Inn, Harter’s Party Store, Holiday Stations, Hut Inn, Joanne from Salon 281;

Keweenaw Woods, Loading Zone, Mohawk Superette, Norm Tattoos, Offshore Dining, Omer’s Golf Course, Partanen’s Bar, Pats Foods, PCI, Quincy Restaurant;

Richie’s Market, ShopKo Hometown, Slim’s Café, Superior Monogramming, Surplus Outlet, Tervo Agency, Tina’s Katalina Restaurant, Toucan’s Atuo, VFW 6155 Auxiliary, VFW 6507 Auxiliary, Victoria’s Kitchen.

The CCVA provides about 50 military funerals per year. Members comprised of VFW, American Legion, Purple Hearts and Marine Corps League buy their own uniforms and provide their own transportation and time without any reimbursements.