Hog roast, auction and more Oct. 13 to benefit Eric Nelson

Eric Nelson

A hog roast and auction benefit for local cancer patient Eric "Butch" Nelson will be held Saturday, Oct. 13, starting at 8:30 a.m. at the Hier's Park Community Building in Huntington.

Activities will start at 8:30 with an Amish bake sale. Dinner will be served from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., and the auction starts at 1 p.m.

There will also be a hog raffle and live music and a raffle for a 14-foot V-bottom Lowe boat and Shorelander trailer.

The raffle drawing will be held at 5 p.m.
Anyone interested in donating may do so by mailing to Eric Nelson Benefit Fund, in care of Bippus State Bank, PO Box 1148, Huntington, IN 46750.

Auction donations can be made by calling Rod Nelson at 366-7103 or Sue Nelson at 224-2597.