Goodfellows donations, Dec. 20 -
Published Friday, December 20, 2013 at 1:00 am / Updated at 10:26 pm
Goodfellows donations, Dec. 20

Contributions reported today of $15,178 boost the 2013 Goodfellows tally to $334,301.05.

Balance forward $319,123.05


In memory of Donald R. Torpy, Mark J. Torpy, Neta J. Jensen and Gordon R. Hauptman


In memory of Paul Circo, by anonymous


Dennis and Janis Connealy, Tekamah


Calling All Cars


Danielson Inc.; Kris and Brenda Sime; Elizabeth Schultz


In memory of Jake Ita, by the Zoz family, Alvo


Larry Woods, Papillion


In memory of Ken Kitchen, by Joshua Kitchen


Timothy Kelley; in memory of David N. Hill, by Cynthia Hill, Bellevue; Gary and Peg; Phyllis Anderson, Bellevue


In memory of parents Julia and Jack Bures, sister Betty Bures, sister and brother-in-law Mary Alice and Vince Hoefer, brother-in-law Jerry Mikes, and husband Alroy (Chic) Douglas, by Mrs. Jacqueline Douglas


In memory of Sens. Harold and Margaret Moylan, and Bill and Mary Fitzgerald, by Jim and Lila Moylan; Kevin Adams; in memory of Jim Hannibal, by Jean Hannibal


In memory of our parents and grandparents, Lowell and Jean Lape, by Cheryl Lape, Ron and Dorothina Lape, four grandkids and four great-grandkids; John and Dixie Bednar


In memory of Christine Bunsen, by Dale Bunsen and family


In honor of seven grandsons, by anonymous, Papillion


In memory of our grandparents, Charles and Winifred Russell, and our aunt, Mildred Russell, by Ruth Ann Ingold and Rusty Addleman, Oberlin, Kan.; Harvey and Maureen Vogt, Unadilla; from the Wallenburg grandchildren, Andrew, Tyler, Johnna, Jordyn, Julie and little Nova, Gretna; Georgann and Leon Komar; Larry and Michelle Robinson, Bellevue; in memory of our parents, Edson Kincaid and Carol Thomas, by Tony and Lauren; in memory of Otto and Rosemary Rubin, by Paul and Jeanne Rubin, Bellevue; Mike and Jann Harrington; in memory of Brenda Hinsley, by Nancy and Jerry Murphy


In honor of John and Peg Conley


Anonymous, Council Bluffs; Jeannine Foust; Larry F. Johnson; in memory of our parents, by William and Mary Hahn; in memory of husband John, by Doris Hancock, Papillion




Mr. and Mrs. Robert Spangler, Manilla, Iowa; in memory of my forever friend, Barbara Guhl, by Mrs. Jacqueline Douglas; in memory of Leah Moore, by Tyler Moore, Bellevue; Mike Reilly


In memory of Shirley M. Lee, by Connie Lee; Judy Blasig, Murray; in memory of husband Bob and mother Doris Hayden, by Gwen Polivka


In memory of Dr. Ira Priluck, by Nancy Hewson


In memory of Robert Agee and Beverly Greene, by family


Anonymous, Papillion

Today’s total $15,178.00 Total to date $334,301.05

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