April 10 Bernie Optiz of Plymouth, Wis.

         April 10 Bernie Optiz, Plymouth, Wis. we were just notified of his passing. He was a great bear hunter and took his largest bear of his hunting a 6 fter  in our Camp. His last trip at 83 years old he sat in our fall bear stands, enjoying life to the fullest, “Just not as fit as I used to be Judy he said on this last trip, Cannot see so good any more”  He made the trip with son-in-law Don every year and they shot a lot of gophers when in camp. He will be missed by many.