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Church in Pierce County hosts benefit for lung cancer patient

LUND--A Lund church is holding a benefit for a parishioner who's dealing with cancer for a second time.

Sabylund Lutheran Church will host the benefit for Jon Anderson Saturday, July 21, from 8 a.m. to noon at the Pepin Park Pavilion in Pepin. Anderson was diagnosed with lung cancer this spring, according to his wife, Tammy.

"Sixteen years ago, he was diagnosed with non-Hodgkins Lymphoma," she said Wednesday, a cancer from which he's since recovered.

Read more in the print version of the Herald July 18.

Bill Kirk

Bill Kirk was editor of the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth, from 1988 to February, 2015 and is now on staff as a reporter. He holds a bachelors degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He previously worked in the media distribution department at the University of Minnesota's Minneapolis campus and is past editor of The Tri-County News in Osseo, Wisconsin.

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