MGH volunteer recognition
On April 11, Medina General Hospital honored its volunteers at the annual Volunteer Recognition Luncheon held at Blue Heron Banquet and Conference Center. In 2006, nearly 300 volunteers contributed more than 46,000 hours of service to Medina General Hospital.
Seven volunteers received the Honorary Life Award at the luncheon. The new Honorary Life members include: Charlyne Abel, Irene Chorba, Dorothy Gamble, Ruth Gifford, Joyce Henschel, Richard Kutz and Dorothy Salay. The Honorary Life Award is presented to volunteers with a minimum of 1,000 service hours and 10 years of service to the hospital. Each Honorary Life member receives a yellow rose in recognition of their loyalty and dedication to Medina General Hospital.
Volunteers were honored for contributing 100 or more hours of service to Medina General Hospital.
Receiving awards for 1,000+ hours of service were:
1,000 hours â€” Donald Beebe, Louella Grunder, Thomas Howell, Shirley Ioanes, Helen Isger, Margaret Kozman, Karynn Lamendola, Judith Lichtenberg, Gerald Maloney, Gail McKinley, Donna Meinke, Dorothy Salay, Bonnie Scott, Jean Soper and Craig Walker;
2,000 hours â€” Carol Ensor, Charlene Hamm, Janet Krueger, Emalene Machles, Dorothy Perkins, Andrea Stuff and Robert Wilson.
3,000 hours â€” Catherine Beecher, June Bliton, Grace Bone and Stanley Grant;
4,000 hours â€” Sally Spreng;
5,000 hours â€” Jacqueline Bohl and Richard Kutz;
6,000 hours â€” Clara Belle Johnson;
7,000 hours â€” Edward Bender;
20,000 hours â€” Sally Harbath.
On April 26, the Gift Gallery volunteers reached a milestone and topped the half-million dollar mark in financial contributions to MGH. The volunteers decide which projects are funded by the Gift Gallery. This year the Gift Gallery donated $45,000 and has given a total of $538,000 since 1996.
MGH employee recognition
On May 10 at Blue Heron Banquet and Conference Center, Medina General Hospital honored more than 140 employees for their years of service to the hospital. These employees have a combined 1,830 years of service to the hospital.
Employees contributing 25 years of service or more include: Robert Keener, 40 years; Jane Schmidt, 40 years; Joyce Burris; 30 years; Lola Marie Cress, 30 years; Susan Hewitt, 30 years; Barb Lange, 30 years; Darlyss McCormick, 30 years; Beverly Mowrey, 30 years; Mark Phillips, 30 years; Dennis Simpson, 30 years; Darlene Smith, 30 years; Sandy Steidl, 30 years; Gene Sulzener, 30 years; Tina Telmanik, 30 years; Michael Warner, 30 years; Fred Asbury, 25 years; Therese Chaumont, 25 years; Julie Grady, 25 years; John Hendershot, 25 years; Mark Herrick, 25 years; Sydney Jobes Smith, 25 years; Bonnie Keller, 25 years; Carol Lima, 25 years; Debbie Nemec, 25 years; Cynthia Pallini, 25 years; Alice Stafford, 25 years.
Employees contributing 20 years of service or more include: Gayle Beres, Lucinda Carter, Lynne Castele, Brenda Disbrow, Marianne Feuerstein, Catherine Gearhart, Laura Hagen, Susan Hawker, Laura Kalman, Janet Kastner, Denise Parsson, Dawn Rogers, Cindy Tilbert, Julia Warman, Karen Woodling.
Employees contributing 15 years of service or more include: Juanita Atwood, Jessica Buca, Diane Chwirchak, Tom Croskey, Jean Hierholzer, Sara Hines, Ginger Hite, Rhonda Jo Hory, Mary McArthur, Lynn Meyers, Donna Mooney, Pamela Staub, Kathleen Sullivan, Deidre Wenzel, Michele Wiesler.
Employees contributing 10 years of service or more include: Cathy Benyak, Carol Branham, M. Denise Brown, Jean Budowanec, Kim Cardone, Michael Conrad, Linda Haumesser, Elizabeth Hewitt, Karen Kasper, Dottie Knowles, Betty Kobak, Dawn Kostecki, Anita Kroeger, Brenda Lawless, Rebecca Linnean, Dolores Longenecker, Denise Lugo, Marilyn McConnell, Tamela McGraw, Mary Melhuish, Leon Pasadyn, Dana Pecek, Diane Schutzer, Tom Sobhani, George Thomas, Ann Wlodarczyk.
Employees contributing five years of service or more include: Kelly Baker, Jim Bigam, Donna Bolish, Malaea Borsich, Cynthia Brayer, Nataliya Bubnovskaya, Kathrine Carter, Dale Cieker, Debra Crabtree, John Creamer, Mary Erikson, Cynthia Flowers, Robin Giles, Jennifer Goe, Sarah Golli, Jeanette Goodman, Barbara Grant, James Gross, Regina Haas, Linda Hall, Jim Hartley, Eve Hartman, Valerie Holbrook, Gail Hrovat, Steve Ingersol, Ray Jakob, Linda Johnson, Becky Jones, Debra Juba, Laurie Kargle, Donna Kavinsky, Kathy Kouvakas, Dennis Lafferty, Miriam Levin, Alberta Lowney, Cassandra Maiorana, Candyce McCullough, Denise McDaniel, Ann Meade, Terri Moore, Jennifer Netzband, Pragna Patel, Robert Pawlik, Mary Payne, Dealee Perkins, Dennis Pillivant, Laurie Racco, Rhonda Ridzy, George Rogers, David Rowlands, Charlynn Sebastian, Ann Slater, Sandra Stuart, Berphine Thompkins, Sherry Thornsberry, Anne Weinert, Sharon Whitt, Holly Winar, Carolyn Yamnitsky, Phyllis Young.
MGH volunteer recognition