Benefit barbecue set to help with liver transplant costs

A barbecue to benefit Irene Vasquez Bertrand will be from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at Mario's Ballroom, 1304 Tristan St.

The benefit is to help offset medical expenses for a liver transplant. An auction will begin at 1 p.m.

Brisket and sausage plates with all the trimmings will be served for $8 each. Large orders are available for delivery by Sisco's Taxi service.

All donations are accepted. Anyone interested in donating is asked to call Ronald L. Bertrand Sr. at 361-237-6047, Ronald L. Bertrand Jr. at 361-655-8055, Joe Vasquez at 361-676-6678 or Sisco's Taxi at 361-433-1410.