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Beverly with friend

Beverly Dinsmore

Life rarely conforms to expectations, and few people know that better than Beverly Dinsmore. When breast cancer first brushed her world eighteen years ago, she learned that life is both precious and unexpected. Following a successful mastectomy, the last thing Bev expected was to develop cancer for a second time. And she never expected that it would also bring new insights, new spirituality, new friends, and a new sense of purpose.

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Fred Schweiger

A San Francisco native, Fred Schweiger grew up helping his grandparents in their mountain vineyard. He’s always had a passion for hard work, determination and resourcefulness. In 1979, when recession brought the building industry to a standstill, Fred and his wife Sally decided to temporary close his construction company and develop their property on Spring Mountain into a working vineyard. Today Schweiger Vineyards is a bonded winery, with 35 acres of wine grapes at the 2000 ft elevation.

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