An upcoming golf outing will benefit the children of a Peru man who died in a November car accident.

The July 17 outing will be at the Spring Creek Golf Course in memory of Chris Gedraitis, who was the father of four children, ages 8-13 years old: Christopher L., Bernadette, Nolan, and Evey.

Proceeds will benefit tuition for his children at Trinity Catholic Academy in La Salle. 

Chris, 41, of Peru, died Nov. 21 this past year as a result of an automobile accident on Interstate 80. 

A friend and cousin of Chris, Shawn Koehler described Chris as caring, loyal, charismatic and always the joy of the party, 

T-shirts are being sold for $20 and in the colors white, navy and salmon. Contact Shawn at 815-252-8991 for shirts. 

Reservations for the golf outing are requested by July 10.

Any and all donations are welcome. The outing is still looking for sponsors. 

Make checks payable to Chris Gedraitis Memorial Fund 

Mail to c/ o Shawn Koehler 

2405 15th Street

Peru, Il 61354

Questions? Call Shawn Koehler at 815-252-8991.

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