A Jon Beaudry Memorial Benefit will be hosted by family and loved ones from 2-7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 6, at The Friendly Buffalo in Big Lake. The event will include a spaghetti dinner, music and a silent auction and raffle. Members from the Sherburne County Chapter of Thrivent Financial for Lutherans are donating funds to the Jon Beaudry Memorial Benefit.
After suffering a long battle with an auto-immune disease called relapsing polychondritis, Jon Beaudry passed away on July 21, 2013. Jon leaves behind his wife, Michelle, daughters, Lillie, 7, and Addison, 2, and many friends and family. He also touched the lives of numerous children in the local community through his coaching and passion for sports.
All proceeds from the benefit will go to help the Beaudry family. Donations can also be given to the Jon Beaudry Memorial Fund at The Bank of Elk River. Contact Deanna Nelson at 612-695-5780 for more information.