[July 17, 2014]LINCOLN - Join the 2014 Logan County
Relay for Life teams as they unite with others in “Cookin’ up a Cure
Survivors are the heart of the Relay for Life. This year we lift
up the representatives of all the survivors of Logan County by
recognizing the Honorary Chair of each year’s Relay for Life.
Beginning in 1998 they have been at the center of the opening
ceremony as they lead the Survivor Lap.
Honorary chairs have been:
1998 Mary Bruns and Pat Geskey
1999 Rosemary Young and Jim Drew
2000 Ethel Buchanan and Bob Graue
2001 Donna Miles and Skip Baker
2002 Elizabeth Brooks Bruns and Raymond Leesman, Jr.
2003 Judy Worth and Barbara Boyer
2004 Mary Ellen Martin and Kathy Blaum
2005 Tabatha Weidhuner
2006 Ethel Buchanan and Brooklyn Hermes
2007 April Tippett
2008 Marcia Dowling and Donna Miles
2009 Joyce Klokkenga, Christopher Miller and Kiersten Little
2010 Amy Orr and Nate Stuckey
2011 Mary Hildebrandt and Esther Boward
2012 Ruth Hieronymous
2013 Robin Ingram and Bill Post
2014 Nicole Bottrell and Nancy Reese
Survivors have been sent an invitation to this year’s Survivor
Dinner to be held on Friday, July 25th at 4:30 p.m. in the Old Gym
of Lincoln College. Survivors will be treated to this buffet
sponsored by John Guzzardo. Prior to the dinner, survivors should
report to the registration table in Lincoln Center to receive their
survivor shirt and pin to add to their Relay Fro life medallion. New
survivors will be given a medallion and pin.
Following the dinner they will participate in the opening of
this year’s program on the parking lot of the Lincoln Center on
the Lincoln College campus (Ottawa Street to Nicholson Road) and
lead the survivor lap.
Any survivor not receiving their invitation can call the
survivor co-chairs, Tonita Reifsteck (217) 855-1645 or Esther
Boward (217) 445-2627 to register and get a schedule.
All survivors are welcome to attend with one guest, even if an
invitation was not received.
[Text received; TONITA REIFSTECK,
RELAY FOR LIFE PUBLICITY CHAIR]