Benefit planned for Kepler

A benefit will be held on Saturday to help offset the rising medical expenses for David Kepler of Webster City. Kepler is battling stage 4 inoperable lung cancer and brain tumors.

The event will be held at the Bridge, 905 Des Moines St., from 4 to 7 p.m. A free will offering will be taken for the baked potato bar, baked goods and drinks. A silent auction is also planned. Matching funds will be provided by the Hamilton County Chapter of Thrivent Financial.

Those who would like to donate items for the silent auction are asked to call Pat Nokes at 515-209-8083. Monetary donations may be sent to Webster City Federal Savings Bank, Dave Kepler Benefit, 820 Des Moines St., Webster City, IA 50595.