Borgess Lee thanks volunteers

Published 7:18 am Wednesday, April 17, 2019

DOWAGIAC — On April 11, Ascension Borgess-Lee Memorial Hospital hosted its annual volunteer appreciation luncheon in honor of National Volunteer Week.

Volunteers donated 33,249.75 hours of service to the hospital during the 2018 calendar year. Hours were accumulated volunteering in the surgery/SCU waiting room, registration, oncology department, emergency department and patient room visitation, ordering for and managing the gift shop and bake sales.

The six top volunteer hour contributors were:

• Terri Moore, 407.25 hours

• Bernie Laymon, 329.25 hours

• Marge Kirsch, 218.75 hours

• Ann Biek, 210.5 hours

• Peggy Barkes, 189.5 hours

• Ada Springsteen, 177.75 hours

Bronze Service Award recipients with 100 cumulative service hours:

• Linda Campbell

• Annette Magyar

Silver Service Award recipients with 250 cumulative service hours:

• Patrick Duff

• Gert Scott

Gold Service Award recipient with 500 cumulative service hours:

• Ada Springsteen