Carroll County Times

Carroll Lutheran recognizes volunteers

More than 70 volunteers were honored at a luncheon at Carroll Lutheran Village on May 25 for giving more than 100 hours of time in 2016. Pictured, from left, are resident volunteers Robert and Edna Grauel, Martha Slay, and Thomas Fischer; community volunteer Matt Elky; and Village Activities Coordinator Tammy Hay.
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Volunteers who documented 100 or more volunteer hours with Carroll Lutheran Village last year were honored at a luncheon on May 25. In 2016, 11 students, 160 adults from the off-campus community and 231 residents documented nearly 25,000 of volunteer service to the Village.

A total of 73 volunteers gave 100 or more hours and were eligible for the President's Volunteer Service Award, created in 2003 by President George W. Bush to recognize the valuable contribution that volunteers make. These 73 volunteers contributed nearly 17,000 of the total hours documented: Marian Bateman, DiAnn Baum, Hans Baum, Elsie Baust, Jean Bien, David Booth, Mary Brown, Patricia Brown, Patricia Bull, Mary Charlotte Case, Charles Cooper, Paul Curfman, Richard Daniels, Shirley Daniels, Nicholas Delia, Carolyn Dinst, Matt Elky, James Emmons, Thomas Fischer, Edna Grauel, Robert Grauel, Craig Greaves, Margaret Green, Nova Guynn, David Hall, Jean Hammond, Laverne Harden, Faith Harkness, Jean Hauck, Bette Heinrich, Glenn Helme, James Huff, Nancy Huff, Betty Johnston, Carol Kaberle, Edith Knight, Margaret Larkins, Mary Lathroum, Carl Martens, Robert McDowell, Alice Midttun, Frances Miller, John Newcomb, Andrea Noyes, Alice Painter, George Painter, James Parker, Barbara Patterson, Judith Piel, Hazel Rectanus, Dorothy Reise, Deborah Rio, Thomas Rio, Gay Schotta, David Scott, Phyllis Seaborg, Nancy Seiler, Bonnie Shaw, Ocie Sigley, Martha Slay, Elissa Streaker, Marion Suski, Sarah Jane Taylor, Webster Taylor, Betty Thomas, George Thomas, Joseph Vaughan, Roberta Vrtacnik, Julianne Ward, Lois Weaver, William Weaver, Helen Whitmer and Barbara Yockey.