April 13 2009
Taken from the very first Audio Memories recording, my own grandma shares her memories of two tornados in West Michigan.
In 1965 Grandpa and Grandma's barn roof was destroyed in Overisel, Michigan. Minor damage compared to other areas that Sunday eveing.
Details on Bill Steffen's blog from WoodTV.com: http://live8.com/blogs/blogs-post.php?id=10152
Grandma shares how she was nearly hit by a flying 2x4 during a storm nine years earlier in 1956 that produced the highest wind speed on the face of the earth with an F5 tornado.
Read all about it at Bill Steffen's blog from WoodTV.com: http://blogs.woodtv.com/2009/04/03/hudsonville-standale-tornado/
Share your stories: www.AudioMemories.org
Hear the Audio Memories podcast every Monday afternoon at 2pm on 1260AM The Pledge www.wpnw.com.