The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

Letters to the Editor

April 23, 2014

Life spent helping others

Life spent helping others

Editor:

For more than 50 years, on the first Sunday in March, they came from as far away as California, New York, Detroit, Dallas, the state of Florida and all throughout the Midwest to witness the glitz, glamour and fashion of the most quintessential social event Danville and the surrounding area has ever known — The Royalett’s 2 organization’s spring Winter Frolic.

On March 26, our community lost Mrs. Sarah Brigham, a true matriarch and cornerstone member of that organization. She represented all things best of the human spirit never compromising the integrity, values and principles of that organization. She and her fellow members always put their primary objective first — serving the youth of our community. We are deeply saddened by her passing.

Whether it was Little League baseball at Producers Ball Park, scholarships for college-bound students or just a simple helping hand, Mrs. Brigham and the Royalette’s organization was always there for our community.

Job well done, Mrs. Brigham. Your life was not in vain.

To her daughter Lesley and to the entire March/Brigham family, we share in your loss and extend to you our heartfelt sympathy.

Lloyd S. Randle

Danville

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