Ring one for Boyd

by Greg Forbes
Posted 1/27/21

The Friedens United Church of Christ bell tolled 20 times at 4:30 p.m. on Jan. 19 as part of a nationwide tribute to the 400,000 individuals who died due to COVID-19 complications. One of those tolls was dedicated to Johnny “Boyd” Gabel, the man who rang that very bell for decades up to the point of his death late last year.

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