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Fremont and Rideout Auxiliaries donate funds to Fremont-Rideout Health Group

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Fremont Medical Center and Rideout Memorial Hospital Auxiliaries each installed new officers and chairpersons at their annual Installation Ceremonies in January.

                    Fremont Medical Center Auxiliary installed the following General Board Positions: Judy Putland and Katie Sterns, Gift Shop; Harriet Foster, Floral Design; Lita Wells and Kathy McCourtney, Co-Treasurers; Shirley Murray, Corresponding Secretary; Donna McFarlane, Recording Secretary; Donna McFarlane, Junior Auxiliary Advisor; Marnee Crowhurst, Executive Liaison; Sally Whittaker, Baby Layettes ; Sharon Fletcher, Auditor; Kay Terry, Bulletin Board; Kathy McCourtney, Candy; Bonnie Ayers, Clerical Coordinator; Fran McReynolds, Historian & Photographer; Jan Callahan, Hours & Awards; Judy Hill, Membership; Lita Wells and Joy Sholer, Scheduling/ Hours & Awards; Sharon Fletcher, See's Candy; and Elaine Tarke, Tray Favors -.  The auxiliary voted to donate $27,000 to various departments of Fremont Medical Center, Hospice and $3,000 to the Rideout Foundation Scholarship Fund.   

                    Rideout Memorial Hospital Auxiliary installed the following officers: Dutch Plautz, President; Shirley Crumback, Vice-President; Kathryn Shreves, Treasurer; Betty Mariner, Recording Secretary; Donna Sawyer, Corresponding Secretary.  The Rideout Hospital Auxiliary voted to donate $20,000 to various departments of Rideout Memorial Hospital, The Courtyard, Hospice and $5,000 to the Sherry Hall Scholarship. 

                    Both auxiliaries are dedicated to rendering service to the hospitals, patients and families.  Since 1959, the Fremont Medical Center Auxiliary members have served 577,291 volunteer hours, and the Rideout Memorial Hospital Auxiliary members have served 732,863 volunteer hours since 1958.