Tricounty News

Benefit for Kennedy Schoenecker March 3

A spaghetti dinner (free-will donation) and silent auction is planned for 4-8 p.m. Saturday, March 3, at River Station, Grandpa Jerry's in Richmond. Live auction follows the dinner. The Benefit is for Kennedy Schoenecker, 12-year-old daughter of Jay and Heidi Schoenecker of Watkins. Kennedy was diagnosed with hepatocellular carcinoma in January. This is a very aggressive type of liver cancer. Kennedy is currently undergoing chemotherapy at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester. This benefit is to help the family financially, also, a fund has been set up at Farmers State Bank of Watkins, PO Box 490, Watkins MN 55389, phone (320) 764-2600.

View her story and journey at kennedyschoenecker.

To donate items for the silent auction, please call Brian Schoenecker at (320) 266-7995, or Steve Kuechle at (320) 493-0329.