Governor Pete Ricketts declared April 5th Gold Star Wives Day in Nebraska. Members of the Omaha Area Chapter who attended are Carol Maasdam, Minnie Sasser, Josephine Cobb, Martha Didamo and Sheree Patterson on the back row; a new widow Tamara and Mary Webb, holding the Proclamation, are on the front row. The picture was taken in the Warner Chambers in the Capitol building in Lincoln, Nebraska today, March 8th. Our SOS representative Randy Amundson is to be recognized for making this Proclamation possible.
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