Former POW to share story at Sacred Heart

Guy Gruters

La PORTE — He's a combat veteran and former prisoner of war, and he's going to share his story with the La Porte community.

Sacred Heart Church will offer a Veterans Day program featuring veteran & speaker Captain Guy Gruters on Saturday at 5:15 p.m.

Location: Sacred Heart Church in the Parish Activity Center 130 Bach Street, La Porte. Enter at back of Church off Niesen Street.

Speaker: Guy Gruters: combat veteran, prisoner of war for 5 years, motivational speaker, inspirational story of overcoming that will change your life. Capt. Gruters has been awarded more than 30 combat awards, including two Silver Stars, two Distinguished Flying Cross awards, two Purple Hearts, two Bronze Stars for Valor, a Presidential Unit citation, a POW medal and more than 20 air and other medals

Register below for a Free Speaker Ticket or to Purchase a Pizza Dinner Ticket, dinner ticket proceeds to benefit Veterans.

Unable to register or need more information, call Sacred Heart Church at 219-362-2815.

The program will take place after the 4 p.m. Mass honoring veterans.

People of all faiths and denominations are invited to hear Guy speak

A special invitation to all veterans past and presently serving and their families

Register if you plan to attend to help planning and set up by going to this link: https://sacredheartveteransday.itemorder.com.

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