Veterans Day baby receives quilt from Alexandria VFW Auxiliary

The Rieland family welcomed their third child on Veterans Day, Thursday, Nov. 11.

The Alexandria VFW Post 936 Auxiliary donated a quilt and gift certificate to the first baby born on Veterans Day.

Cody and Greta Rieland of Alexandria welcomed their daughter, Esther, into the world on Veterans Day.

The family, which also includes daughters Betsy and Ginny, was presented with the quilt and gift certificate by Cecelia Haffner, the VFW Auxiliary president.

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