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4 The Message -- for Catholics of Southwestern Indiana April 21 homes will be built during Habitat By PAUL R. LEINGANG Message Editor "Blitz House Raising Week" in Evansville this summer, Catholic churches and organi- zations will be well repre- sented. The list of sponsors for the When people from many faiths and various civic orga- nizations join in Habitat's Golden Jubilarians Linus and Rosetta (Lechner) Keusch of Jasper will celebrate their fiftieth wedding anniversary with a Mass of Thanksgiv- ing at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph Church, Jasper. A dinner for in- vited guests will follow the Mass. Friends and relatives are invited to attend an Open House from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Home in Jasper. The couple requests no gifts. They were married May 5, 1942, at St. Joseph Church by Father Roman Roeper. They have five children, Dave of Vincennes, Jim of Bloomington, Ed and Tom, both of Jasper, ind Carol Brock of Livingston, Texas They have 10 grandchildren. 21 houses to be built June 15- 19 was released Thursday, April 16. Six more sponsored houses -- one each month -- will be built after the Blitz. Also released was a sched- ule of events, from ground- breaking later this month to the "Habitation Celebration" at the end of the Blitz week. The list of individuals and organizations sponsoring the 21 Blitz week houses is as fol- lows: -- Alcoa Foundation. -- Aldersgate and New- burgh United Methodist churches. -- Appalachian Trailwalk- ers and Cumberland Presbyte- rian Churches. -- Bethel United Church of Christ. -- Bristol-Myers Founda- tion. Citizens National Bank. Christian churches. Disciples of Christ churches. -- East Evansville Deanery Catholic churches. -- Evansville area physicians. George Koch Sons Foundation. Evansville Junior League. Methodist Temple. North Side churches (including Holy Redeemer Church). Old National Bank. Resurrection Catholic Church. -- St. John's United Church of Christ. St. Mary's Medical Cen- ter employees. -- St. Paul United Church of Christ. -- St. Paul United Church of Christ, German Township. -- West Evansville Dean- ery Catholic churches. Six more houses will be built in 1992, one each month following the Blitz week. Sponsors are the following: American General Fi- nance. Ross and Lil Osbornn. -- National City Bank. St. Theresa Catholic Church. -- West UCCs. -- West Side Nut Club. Groundbreaking will be held at a construction sile, 900 Line Street, on April 26 at 3 p.m. A kick-off dinner is planned on Sunday, the day before the gins. House dedicati be held on Saturday, at 3 p.m., and the "Ha Celebration" is also sc uled for Saturday, june 7:30 p.m. Millard Fuller, the force behind Habitat inanity, will take the dedication an' celebration. Habitat of Evansvi is an affiliate of Ha Humanity, an dedicated to proV! cent, affordable Houses built by sold for the price terials, with no in charged. Owners are to put in a certain "sweat equity"  a Habitat house. Support Catholic schools bY using the Tradition Card. / A percentage of each purchase you make using the Trad!tinT;949 goes to support Catholic education. Call 464-3322 or 1-800-/t" extension 322 for details. Issued by Citizens Bank. PEACE At this hol "A Heritage of Healing... MEMORIAL0000 HOSPITAL And Health Care Center Owned and Operated by the Sisters of the ittle Company of Mary, Inc. |l i ii H I Vt ,H " I ,HI I .......... 800 West 9th Street & Jasper, Indiana & 8121482-2345