Contributions reported today of $12,828 bring the Goodfellows tally to $464,700.73

Balance forward: $451,872.73

In memory of David Shaffar: $1,500

In loving family memory of Dorothy Holmberg ... responsible for the most important people in our lives: $1,300

Roy and Jane; anonymous: $1,000

Murray Backhaus; in memory of Ron Calek, by Shirley Calek, Kim Calek and Jason Calek family; in gratitude for all the support, prayers and excellent care for Dan during his recovery this summer, by Pat Lenaghan and Gary Kraft; anonymous: $500

In honor of people like me who have made it through the hard times and now can give back gifts received from Goodfellows in years past, by Leslie Scofield, Papillion; Steve and Marcia Pitlor: $300

In memory of our parents, Leone and Les Strawhecker and Pat and Joe Laferla, by Kathy and Kurt Strawhecker; Linda and Ronald Wax; in honor of all members of our military, past and present, by Dean and Holly White; anonymous: $250

In memory of Coleen Olson Kinney, Joe Kenny, Mark Olson, Lorie Olson, Kaylyn and Aubrey Dreger: $230

In memory of Mary Jand Fairbanks and Arlene Preister, by Tom Sackett; Patti Gibb; Gene and Marilyn Spence; anonymous; anonymous; anonymous; anonymous: $200

In memory of Leonard “Butch” J. Korth and Marcella “Sally” J. Bloomquist, by Patricia Bloomquist: $171

For the joy our grandchildren Ayla, Kellen, Alivia, Aria, Hudson and Elsa bring, by Bill and Donna Ahern; in lieu of our annual gift exchange and in honor of our friend Patti’s “big” birthday, by the “Bridge Group” that no longer plays bridge: $150

G.M. Graeve and family and Mr. Steam Co.: $125

Omaha Early Ford V8 Club: $117

In memory of Hank; in memory of George and Rita Wurtz, by Charles and Lynn Wurtz; in loving memory of Terry Hoscheid, by Judy, Brian and Amy; in honor of our good neighbors on Fieldcrest Drive, by Shirley Thornby and Kate Bradley; in memory of Laura Essink, by Mike and Barb Maytes; in memory of grandson, Joey Goodwin, by Ray and Doris Goodwin; Annika Weber; in memory of Floyd and Helen Niedbalski, by Robert Neidbalski, Columbus, Nebraska; anonymous; anonymous; anonymous; anonymous: $100

Father Christmas: $75

On behalf of the Baywood Book Club: $70

In lieu of gifts to honor Brian Cogswell: $55

In honor of the 27 cancer patients stuffed into a small infusion room every week for care: $54

In loving memory of my dear husband, Joe, by his loving wife, June, and son, David Breeden; in memory of Diane Cotton, from Kyle; Jan and Tom; on behalf of the Innes, Herald and Lynch families; in memory of sons, Joe and Mike, by Paul McManis; to those lost and living from the Tet Offensive 1968, by Dennis D. Schumacher from then-Kennard, Nebraska: $50

In loving memory of my Gemini daughter, Larenda Ranney, by Jeanine Caldarelli: $48

In honor of Mackenzie, Gabriella, Josephine and Isabella Marchetti, by Kate: $40

In honor of Joanne Stewart’s retirement, by C. David Kotok: $36

In memory of Alan and Nina Pascale, by Jerry Pascale: $35

Janice Fowler: $30

Elizabeth, Benjamin, Andrew, Samuel and Abby: $27

In memory of Leroy Ahrens, by Tami Kleffman; for my loving grandson Marcus, by Priscilla McGee; in memory of my husband, Bob, and my mother, Doris Hayden, by Gwen Polivka; anonymous: $25

In memory of our daughter Addison Hestermann, by Jamie Hestermann, Syracuse, Nebraska: $15

Today’s total: $12,828.00

Total to date: $464,700.73

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