Thanks to those who have served

Thanks to those who have served, including my father Joe Pelline, my wife’s dad James Durkin, Shannon’s Uncle Gordon, our neighbor and district Supervisor Nate Beason, our friend Jim Pyle, the late Daniel Durgin, and others.

We are proud to have donated money for a seat in the Grass Valley Veterans Memorial building honoring Shannon’s Uncle Gordon, thanks to a program of The Center for the Arts. It reads: “Army Staff Sergeant Gordon Cech, WWII, Purple Heart.” There are 483 such seats.

About jeffpelline

Jeff Pelline is a veteran editor and award-winning journalist - in print and online. He is publisher of Sierra FoodWineArt magazine and its website SierraCulture.com. Jeff covered business and technology for The San Francisco Chronicle for years, was a founding editor and Editor of CNET News, and was Editor of The Union, a 145-year-old newspaper in Grass Valley. Jeff has a bachelor's degree from UC Berkeley and a master's from Northwestern University. His hobbies include sailing and trout fishing.
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