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Jeff Kay's benefit this Sunday

The Jeff Kay family: from left, Ruth and Amber, Shelby and Jeff Kay holding Wyatt Matzek.

A benefit is planned for Jeff Kay of River Falls who was recently diagnosed with a terminal brain tumor. The benefit will be from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 26, at the River Falls Legion, 701 N. Main St.

The event will include a pig roast and corn on the cob, along with bake sale, food sales, raffle, kid's activities, drawings and more.

Jeff, son of Irene and the late Gene Kay, grew up in River Falls, graduated with the class of 1983, attended UW-Stout, and married Ruth Stokke of Menomonie. They have two children, both of River Falls -- Shelby, 20; Amber, 18; and a grandson, one-year-old Wyatt Matzek.

Jeff's brother, Les, died of the same type of brain tumor in 2000.

An account has been set up at WESTconsin Credit Union, 1207 N. Main St., River Falls, WI 54022, attn.: Jeff Kay Benefit Account, and there is a Caring Bridge site set up to check on his progress --

If anyone would like to donate items please contact Teri Renslow at 715-821-0992 or by e-mail at for information.