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RALPH FERNHABER FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS

Ralph passed away on Thursday, January 10, 2019.
Ralph was a resident of Wisconsin at the time of passing.
Ralph served in the United States Navy during the Korean Conflict aboard the Medium Landing Ship USS 125 and was very active with the American Legion Post #449 in Brookfield.
Ralph was an Honorary Life Legion Member of Post 449 , Brookfield WI
Ralph was a very kind man.
Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Monday, January 14 from 4PM until 6PM. Additional visitation will be held at Wauwatosa Presbyterian (2366 N. 80th St., Wauwatosa 53213) on Tuesday, January 15 from 10AM until the time of service at 11AM. Committal prayer and Military Honor’s to follow at Wauwatosa Cemetery. Visitation at the Becker Ritter Funeral Home from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM on January 14, 2019.
In lieu of flowers, memorials in Ralph’s name to the American Legion Post #449 would be appreciated.
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Chris Cannon
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Title: Remember the fallen, Honor those who served

Wreaths Across America, Remember the fallen, Honor those who served and teach the value of freedom. They also organization the donations for wreaths on Veterans Gravesites and volunteers to place them there throughout the country. In First District is the Southern Wisconsin Veterans Cemetery, located in Union Grove. The day to pay tribute and lay the wreaths was December 15, 2018. In Union Grove there is about 15,000 grave sites and unfortunately there is not enough wreaths to go around. Squadron 449 in the name of the American Legion 449 sponsored $500 for Wreath at Union Grove. Pictured here is SAL member Dale Peterson laying a wreath.

MERRY CHRISTMAS
If you are looking at this website  from a smart phone. Please click on 3 bars on top right for all the websites menus. 
EVENTS AT A GLANCE 
The applications are for a veteran who would like to receive Hope as their service dog.
Please go to Programs . 
Lilli Schwantes receives a History award. Please see pictures.
No Fish Fry Lunch 
Starting Friday, September 7th, our “Fish Fry every Friday” is back from 4:30pm to 8:30pm.
Packer Sundays are back for all “Noon and 3:25pm games. The doors will open an hour before the game. Bring a dish to pass and enjoy the game!
November 1 to 30 – Tastefully Simple, Thirty One, Scentsy Fund raiser
MISSION BBQ
NOVEMBER 30, 2018  6-9PM
SEE FLYER UNDER NEWS AND EVENTS 

December 1st is our combined Post Christmas party with the 1st district. All are welcomed.
Please see flyer under NEW & EVENTS  for more info

The Kids Christmas Party will be December 8th

See flyer under News and Events

Tom & Jerry Sunday December 16 after Packer Game. 

See flyer under News and events

 

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We encourage you and yours to experience some of the many ongoing activities at Post #449. Such as Dartball, Cards (Sheepshead), Thursday nights is cook-in, burgers,brats and hot dogs, with all the fixins. Friday Night Fish Fry with live music from 5:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. We have sign-in Saturday’s with food and raffles and we have added live music from 8:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. featuring classic rock, oldies, country and jazz. See the schedule under the News and Events tab Music..We participate in the following activities which help us to reach out to our deserving Veterans and their families through our support/outreach programs. We visit the V.A. Hospital (Zablocki) to bring them Bingo and smiling faces. We invite the Veterans at the hospital out to our Post for Holiday Parties and Breakfast buffets.
We have an Honor Guard with a Firing Detail for Holidays, Parades and Funerals.Each year our Post sponsors 13 High School Juniors to Badger Boys State.
We award 6 scholarships to High School  Seniors continuing their education through our Post Scholarship Program.
We visit local schools instilling the values of Americanism.Our Auxiliary provides invaluable support activities to the Veterans. From hosting parties to fundraising.Our Sons of the American Legion Squadron provides additional support to our fundraising activities as well as honoring their Heritage to the family member who has honorably served in any branch of service.By visiting our Post and supporting our activities, you help us with all of our support programs.  When you participate, you are showing Veteran’s you care.

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3245 N 124 st Brookfield, Wi 262-781-0488

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