Benefit for ‘Snoopy’ Taylor set for Saturday night, August 24, at Lofty’s Lounge

Lofty’s Lounge is well known as the Evansdale business always willing to play host for a local charity event.

The annual Memorial Ride & Drive for the Girls starts and finishes at Lofty’s every July, and, Lofty’s is the location for many other benefit events throughout the year.

Lofty’s is located at 3480 Lafayette Road in Evansdale

Now, get ready, because Lofty’s is set to host another special local benefit on Saturday night, August 24, 6-10 p.m.

This one will be for Vietnam Veteran, Orlin “Snoopy” Taylor.

The four-hour benefit will feature a chili supper, bake sale and auction.

Proceeds from the August 24 benefit at Lofty’s will help Snoopy, who recently had to have his right leg amputated just above the knee, due to a life-threatening infection.

Hope you can make it.

Here is our original story on what happened to Snoopy Taylor.

Help needed, because life can throw some really devastating punches.

We see it everyday in the news business.

It knocks people down and makes it very difficult just to carry on. Such is the case right now for Sue and Orlin Taylor, or ‘Snoopy’ as his friends call him.

Snoopy is a U.S. Army Veteran, a Vietnam War Veteran who developed a serious leg infection recently. It became so serious, doctors had to amputate Orlin’s right leg, above the knee.

Snoopy had a long hospital stay. And mounting medical bills. Family friend, Laura Nichols, has established a special ‘Snoopy Taylor’ benefit account at Veridian Credit Union.

The account has a goal of $4,000 to help the family through this very difficult time in their life.

Donations can be made at any branch of Veridian Credit Union under the ‘Snoopy Taylor’ account.

Ron Steele

Ron Steele

KWWL Evening Anchor
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