Re: [gardeners] Allen Merten

Shirley,George (
Thu, 28 Dec 2000 15:02:22 -0600

I didn't ask his permission for this but since I got his phone and address off
the net don't reckon he would mind. Send cards and letters to:

Allen J. Merten
RR7 Box 730C
Bastrop, TX 78602-5733

I'm sure he would appreciate hearing from folks on this list.


Margaret Lauterbach wrote:
> At 10:49 AM 12/28/00 -0600, you wrote:
> >Just got off the phone with Allen and he is doing pretty good considering his
> >health problems. We talked for nearly 30 minutes and he promises he will
> >try to
> >get back to talking to us on the list. He seemed rather pleased that
> >people he's
> >never met would be concerned about him. He is still facing surgery as the
> >surgery he was scheduled for was delayed. Not able to do much in the
> >garden and
> >spends a lot of time in his hospital bed at home.
> >
> >I told him we all wished him well and wanted to see him "visiting" with us on
> >the list if at all possible.
> >
> >George
> George, do you have a snail mail address to which we could send
> cards?  Margaret L