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Lodge hall honors family

Lodge hall honors familyJason Brunsen, and grandmother Joyce Brunsen, left, were joined by Mount Vernon Mayor and president of the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce J. D. Baumgardner at the open house at the new Purley Gates Lodge Friday, March 13.

About 150 people attended the event. The meeting area at the lodge honors the late Glenn and Alma Brunsen, the family patriarch and matriarch, seen in the photo. See the full story in the March 19 edition of the Optic-Herald.