Quilt of Valor presented to Nancy Ostdiek
September 7, 2023
A "Quilt of Valor" was presented to Nancy Ostdiek of Lawrence Monday evening at the quarterly meeting of the Bishop Casey Assembly 599, 4th Degree Knights of Columbus. Mrs. Roger Retzlaff and Mrs. Leland Weber presented the quilt as recognition of her service in the military. A brief summary of her service life in the late 1960s was read. Nancy served in the Air Force as a nurse and was the daughter of an Army Air Force pilot who spent 10 months in a Germany Prison of War camp at the end of World War Two. She was born while he was a POW.
Most of the Ostdiek family joined the KC group for...