2018-02-14 / Community

Red Cross blood donors

The Red Cross Bloodmobile visited Honan Hall in Delphi Feb. 8 with 70 donors volunteering to give the gift of life yielding 68 useable units.

Delphi Chapter of Psi Iota Xi members Jen Myers, Jama Henderson, Lorraine Weckerly, Hannah Marvin and Carolyn Pearson sponsored the event. Delphi Lions members Larry Welborn, Bill Everett, Dave Beale, Bob Arney, Adam Blankenship, Joe Seurynck, Vernon Cripe and Frank Herron assisted in set-up and tear down. Tri Kappa members Karen Bradshaw and Anita Force prepared and served lunch for all the workers. Legion Auxiliary members Sandy Cripe and Deb Gipson, furnished cookies and served canteen for donors.

A special thank you to the St. Joseph Catholic Church for the use of Honan Hall and the Carroll County Comet and area businesses for publicity.

Those donating from Delphi were: Anita Force, Edu Nieves, Lisa Jones, Robert Duke, Lee Lucas, Diane Kuns, David Beale, Diane Kelly, Mark Mills, Randi Flora, Jo White, Carol Flora, Jerry Lowery, Stefanie Schnieb, Carolyn Pearson, Melanie Wagoner, Freda Wolf, Jeremy Warner, Diana Mull, Dick Bradshaw, Barbara Bergner, Vicki Criswell, Shonda Isaacs, Cheryl Geisler, Bethany Foster, Gary Cleaver, Kate Hickner,

Erik Jones, Jim Walker, Sandra Jenkins, Riley Saul, Larry Welborn, Emily Gipson, Brenda White-Johns, Alex Julian, Joan Ross, Eric Ross, Derek Guiney, Robert Moore, Carl Seese, Tina Isaacs, and Tammy Anderson.

Others donating were: James Allen, Charles Bordner, Doug Whiteman and Brian Mummert from Cutler; Sharon Ayres, George Maddox, Marion Blocher, Steve Wolf, Kristin Fuller, Susan Hollis Heather Brewington, and Ethan Winter of Flora; Anita Hartman, Kristi Wolf, Jennifer Dyke and Timothy Morris of Camden; Patrick Hickner and Harold Killingsworth of Bringhurst; Ada Marlene Smith of Rossville; and Dave Kent of Brookston.

Gallon pins were awarded to David Weckerly of Delphi, 12 gallons; Judith Ayres and Raymond Winter of Flora, 3 gallons; Philip Wolf of Camden, 3 gallons; Irene Pyle of Delphi; 3 gallons; and Teri Larimore of Flora, 1 gallon.

To schedule a blood donation appointment, call (800) 733-2767 or go to www.redcrossblood.org.

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