by Sheila Gardner

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July 26, 2013
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Act of kindness reaps benefits

It started out with a wrong number, but the end result is more than anyone could have anticipated. Chuck Stone, a 76-year-old Johnson Lane resident, had a friend who needed a fan, and he wanted to help her. His friend, 75, lives in a Gardnerville apartment with her kitten, and is disabled. Living on less than $1,000 a month Social Security, plus other assistance, she was unable to get out to purchase a fan, nor could she afford it. Stone said he usually chats with the woman twice a day. “One day last week, (when we had 100-plus-degree temperatures), this …

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The Record Courier Updated Jul 26, 2013 05:56PM Published Jul 29, 2013 06:54PM Copyright 2013 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.