3/3/2020 Mug n Hug for John Klotz, USMC Wallingford, PA

A special thank you to Jerry Klein and Dan O’Kane: A few pictures from a wonderful event.  Event started with Linda introducing the bugler, Ken Delmar, who beautifully played patriotic tunes to open and close the event. Linda also introduced a recording from Merrill Reese, a tribute by Eagles Jerry Feehery, a Widener coach, Vince Touey, where Jack played college football, Alice Keiner from the Daughters of the American Revolution.  Dan presented the AHW certificate in front of the beautiful AHW banner, and Jerry Klein presented the American Flag Star to Jack and his family.  Several veteran residents were also presented with patriotic pins by Paul Rosen and the Plush Mills staff.  The Nether Providence Police and Fire Departments as well and the Media VFW were in attendance and Link to DELCO Times!

https://www.delcotimes.com/news/hometown-hero-gets-a-warm-welcome/article_07ad7c12-5da5-11ea-9ef0-3b17df08ecf7.html

A Hero’s Welcome, Warriors’ Watch Riders and like minded Patriots, all are invited.  Please RSVP if you will be joining us.

Linda Simon, Veteran Liason for Compassus Hospice, has asked us to honor one of her patients. 
Since this is a work day, please reach out to friends who may want to join us. 
Linda said John is a “more the merrier” kind of guy!!! 

FROM LINDA SIMON   Details below: 
The veteran I am requesting a Hero’s Welcome  is JOHN KLOTZ. He resides at:

DATE: Tuesday 3/3/2020
Time: 10:45 a.m.
Location:  Parking lot / 
PLUSH MILLS SENIOR LIVING COMMUNITY
501 PLUSH MILL ROAD   WALLINGFORD, PA  19086


“John Klotz is a MARINE VET and retired NFL Player. NFL Draft: 1956 / Round: 18 / Pick: 216
 He played for the NY Jets. He was MOTHER TERESA’S BODY GUARD, and this is one of his most valued memories and accomplishments in his life. His family will be joining us for the Heros Welcome.  We will bring a Certificate, a Challenge Coin and balloons and a snack. We are hoping to have this event for Mr. Klotz next week. “

Thank you,
Linda

Linda Simon
Veteran Liaison
Compassus Hospice & Palliative Care

Updates or changes will be posted to the AHW Hotline 484-679-1717   Please check before heading out.