Name: Shawn Oberleitner
Address: Formerly of Wausaukee, currently resides in Peshtigo with wife Bernadine.
Why the benefit is being held: Oberleitner was diagnosed with Stage IV prostate cancer. He is working with the cancer team at Bay Area Medical Center, an Aurora Healthcare affiliate. Oberleitner also follows a strict, all natural organic diet. The benefit proceeds will help with rising expenses.
When the benefit is: Saturday, from 2 to 7 p.m.
Where: The Hangar, W9577 County Road W, Crivitz
Who’s putting it on: Family and friends
Where to send donations: Nicolet National Bank, 2009 Hall Ave., Marinette, WI, 54143. Memo: Shawn Oberleitner, benefit donation.
Special details of the benefit: Tickets are $20 each, kids 10 and younger are free. A buffet dinner with chicken and pulled pork will be served. Beer will also be available. A DJ will provide music. Many prizes will be awarded from 50/50 raffles, a silent auction and bucket raffles. Top prizes include a trip to Ontario, Canada, including fishing; a salmon fishing trip on Lake Michigan; and a half-day sailboat ride on Lake Michigan.
Contact information: Margo Renikow, 715-927-5125 or margorenikow@gmail.com; Jim Weidman, 715-938-6971; or Joan Weidman, 715-938-2240