Western Fraternal Life :: 2017

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Memorial Day is observed on May 29 to honor the fallen service members of the U.S. military. Many businesses close in honor of the day. Here are some other ways to observe Memorial Day:

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This article discusses the ways that No. 95, No. 101, No. 8, No. 203, and No. 426 are recognizing Memorial Day.

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Congratulations to this year's member graduates! Their names are listed below and were entered into a drawing for $100 from Western. Kaitlyn Knuth, Taygan James Psota, and Kyle Malek were awarded this year's prize drawing.

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In honor of the National Park Service 100th birthday in 2016, No. 141 members Jean Dressel and JoAnn Parks took a camping/hiking trip to Glacier National Park (GNP) in July.

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Category: Czech Connection

The tour guides of Taste of Prague, Jan Valenta and Zuzi Dankova, say it best with their advice, “Arrive hungry! You look skinny, and should eat more.” They agreed to spill some delicious details for the foodies of Western Fraternal Life.

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The financial reporting has been completed and Western Fraternal Life remains financially strong. Assets have grown to more than $295 million. Premium income and investment income both increased for the year. These are the main sources of income and provided a more than adequate cash flow required to maintain our insurance operations.

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Finding my Family

Mar 30, 2017

Category: Czech Connection

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Joan Smatt-Peterson shares an account of finding information about her ancestry.

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Muffins for Breakfast

Mar 28, 2017

Category: Kitchen Talk

Several months ago, I searched for a recipe that I could use for breakfast. It had to fit several criteria: cheap, filling, easy to make, and (relatively) healthy. I found a recipe on a website called Chocolate Covered Katie that I thought fit the bill. The recipe was called Breakfast Oatmeal Cupcakes but I re-named them because cupcakes seemed misleading.

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Category: Czech Connection

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Connie Jean (Pesek) Hulinsky speaks about visiting the Czech Republic and discovering her family.

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