(Orange, Texas)

April 17, 2013

Benefit for Wanda Bando set for Saturday

Staff reports
The Orange Leader

ORANGE — A benefit set to help a local woman offset medical expenses has taken a turn for the worse.

A benefit will take place as scheduled beginning at 11 a.m., Saturday, at the VFW Hall, 5303 N. 16th St. in Orange, for Wando Bando of Orange, who died suddenly late Wednesday afternoon after a lengthy battle with cervical cancer.

The benefit will feature a live DJ, auction, a raffle with several great items, a washer tournament and a brisket dinner, which includes potato salad, baked beans and roll will be available for purchase.

An account has been set up at to help with medical costs and funeral expenses.

Call Monica at 409-883-0058 or 409-553-0031 for information.