Rittman receives Quilt of Valor from Partners in Patchwork

Tuesday, November 29, 2016
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Gene Rittman, of Concordia, received a Quilt of Valor at the Partners in Patchwork presentation last week. The quilt was made by Carol Inman, a longtime friend of Rittman's.

Thirteen Lafayette County veterans received a quilt from the organization. Inman also made the quilt presented to her cousin, Don Hurd, of Higginsville.

This is the third year for the quilt guild to present these quilts as a show of gratitude for the veterans.

Other recipients were George Nuelle, quilt made by Nancy Buechter; Samantha Clapper, quilt made by Donna Campbell; Russell Lee Scott, quilt made by Marsha Gieselman; Nathan Goring, quilt made by Brenda Goring; Robert McDonough, quilt made by Mary Hughes; Stephen Davidson, quilt made by Barbara Rasa; Kerrick Lilleman, quilt made by Emma Rasa; Daniel Markworth, quilt made by Bernice Rasa; Billie Ruckdeschel, quilt made by Ruby Rasa; Glen Dieckmann, quilt made by Linda Soendker; and Richard Rayna, quilt made by Gilly Elsea.

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