Fans, family, and friends and Mayor Michael Ihle stopped by to honor Ravenswood author Gertrude Brown.
Fans, family, and friends and Mayor Michael Ihle Mayor stopped to honor Ravenswood author Gertrude Brown at a surprise 95th birthday party last weekend. Mrs. Brown is a noted poet who, at the age of 92, wrote “Poems From the Heart,” published by Author House. Attendees from all across the country, including California, Louisiana, Pennsylvania, and Ohio shared memories and presented gifts. Her daughter, Hollie Snyder, and son-in-law, Roger Snyder, hosted the festivities on Saturday, September 22.