Quilting group produces surprise Sr. Center's oldest vet
June 30, 2021
George Hughes had no idea what was coming when he rolled up to a strange house on Tuesday, June 16, with his daughter, Valerie Goff, and granddaughter Samantha.
Inside, the living room was packed with a crowd of senior women, who sat Hughes down on the couch and told him they had something special for him.
Murya Scherer and Jennifer Behrens unpacked a box, which contained a brightly colored blue, white and red quilt.
"What did I do to deserve this?" asked Hughes, 92, as Scherer and Behrens spread it across his lap.
The queen-sized quilt is made of a wide variety of red, white and blue s...