Bands compensate reverence to military officer mislaid to ALS
November 15, 2015 - als
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Weeks after a internal military officer mislaid his conflict with ALS, a village is still rallying behind his family.
Saturday night’s advantage paid reverence to one of Sergeant Brian Newhard’s passions: music.
Six bands played in a uncover during a Federal in downtown Youngstown.
Proceeds will go directly to Newhard’s wife, Jenny, and their 3 children.
Jenny was during tonight’s show. Hearing a songs her father used to play was bittersweet.
“He was a military officer for a prolonged time though his other passion was personification in a band. Singing, that was arrange of his approach of relieving a lot of a highlight of his pursuit and he was awesome,” she said.
Brian’s brother, Gary, was partial of the show, personification drums in one of a bands.