The Stars Come Out 25th Annual Charity Gala

The Stars Come Out! 25th Year

Saturday, August 27, 2016

Lochland Country Club, 601 W. Lochland Road

The stars sparkled for our 25th annual charity gala, The Stars Come Out. With reservations for 234, the evening opened at 6 p.m. for cocktails, followed by an elegant buffet dinner at 6:30 p.m. (see images below)

Dr. Michael Skoch returned as emcee for a third year, leading us in recognizing stellar support for Mary Lanning Healthcare.

On behalf of the Foundation's board of directors, president Monte Rasmussen presented two Lanning Awards to Paula and Gale Beirow and Jane and Cal Johnson in honor of their support and commitment to Mary Lanning's mission and the vision of William and Alice Lanning.


The following new medical providers were recognized:

  • Dr. Greg Alberts, Urology
  • Dr. Peter Anaradian, Emergency Medicine
  • Dr. Bruce Koefoot, Urology
  • Dr. Jennifer King, Internal Medicine / Doniphan Family Care
  • Dr. Joel Paraiso, Neurology
  • Dr. Sapna Purawat, Psychiatry
  • Dr. Susan Schuckert, Internal Medicine

The Foundation recognized 44 individuals and organizations as sponsors:

Corporate Sponsors

  • Baird Holm LLP
  • Ellerbrock-Norris Insurance
  • Heartland Bank
  • Johnson Imperial Homes
  • McCarthy Building Co.
  • Nebraska Heart Institute *
  • Pinnacle Bank
  • Restorix Health
  • Wells Fargo

Corporate Friends

  • AgriAffiliates, Inc.
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Nebraska
  • Cash-Wa Distributing Company
  • Commonwealth Electric Company of the Midwest
  • Credit Management
  • Dutton-Lainson Company ***
  • Eakes Office Plus
  • Farris Construction Co., Inc. *
  • First American Healthcare Finance
  • Five Points Bank of Hastings **
  • Glenwood
  • Hastings Anesthesiology Assoc. PC
  • Hastings Irrigation Pipe Company
  • Hastings Tribune
  • Heritage Bank
  • Ideal Electric, Inc.
  • K-T Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc.
  • Kully Pipe & Steel
  • Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center
  • McDermott & Miller, CPA's
  • Midwest Medical Insurance Company
  • Medline
  • The Midland Group
  • Midlands Mechanical
  • O'Neill, Heinrich, Damkroger, Bergmeyer & Shultz, P.C., L.L.O.
  • Seim Johnson
  • U.S. Bank *
  • Uden Plumbing & Heating
  • Werner Construction

Special Recognition

  • Oakeson Steiner provided the specialty seafood buffet
  • SilverStone Group for underwriting the Wine Pull
  • Bosselman Energy and Pepsi-Cola of Hastings for underwriting the bags of Nebraska candies

Awards were presented to sponsors whose anniversaries of support were divisible by five:

* for 10 years
** for 15 years
*** for 20 years 


Frahm Legacy Society

The Mary Lanning Healthcare Foundation Board of Directors has established the Frahm Legacy Society with a vision to recognize and strengthen financial support.

Claus and Thomas Frahm curated the Lanning family’s memorial. Now we join together, inspired by Mary Lanning Healthcare’s 100 years of quality care, to keep our local healthcare system strong and independent.

Membership Criteria: Donors who have named Mary Lanning Healthcare Foundation in their will or  other planned gift, or donors whose lifetime giving meets a threshold of $10,000 per household or $25,000 for organizations.

Households

  • Dr. and Mrs. George Adam
  • C.M. “Gary” and Mari Anderson, II
  • Dr. Robert L. Anderson & Dr. A. Kathryn Anderson
  • Lafe Anderson
  • Dr. Gary Barth
  • Tim and Trish Boyd
  • Michael G. and Marie K. Butler
  • Richard and Dianne Christensen
  • Paul and Tricia Dietze
  • Mr. and Mrs. David Fisher
  • Mrs. Kathleen and Dr. Donovan Foote, Jr.
  • Mr and Mrs. Robert L. Foote
  • Ken and Jan Franzen
  • Dr. Richard and Linda French
  • Mr. and Mrs. Pat A. Hayek
  • Ray and Edith Hendrickson
  • Dr. Daniel J. Herold
  • John and Jan Hill
  • Betty Jean Stevens-Hughes
  • Emma R. “Reese” Gates
  • Mr. and Mrs. Calvin Johnson
  • W. Michael and Pamela C. Kearney
  • Mr. and Mrs. Terry Klatt
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Koepke
  • Gretchen and Hal Lainson
  • William D. and Nancy K. Langford
  • Dr. Susan and Mr. Brad Lindblad
  • Jeff and Janet Matthes
  • Mr. and Mrs. Richard McKenzie
  • Donna (Murman) Meyer
  • Michael J. Nevrivy
  • Mr. and Mrs. Shawn Nordby
  • Dr. Todd Pankratz and Dr. Jessica Meeske
  • Glenda Pauley Rev. Trust in loving memory of W.G. Pauley, Jr.
  • Mary and Richard Plock
  • Paul and Faye Powers Family
  • Mr. and Mrs. Monte J. Rasmussen
  • Leota L. Rolls
  • Mr. and Mrs. Lee Saathoff
  • Roger and Cheryl Schukei
  • Mr. and Mrs. Don Seaton
  • Dr. and Mrs. Jerry Seiler
  • Dr. and Mrs. Michael G. Skoch
  • Mr. and Mrs. Richard J. Spady
  • Jack and Mary Steiner
  • Dr. and Mrs. John C. Welch
  • Mr. and Mrs. Phil Werner, Jr.

Organizations

  • Adams County Agricultural Society
  • Credit Management Services
  • Dutton-Lainson Company
  • Ellerbrock-Norris Insurance
  • Hastings Irrigation Pipe Co.
  • Hastings Tribune
  • Heritage Bank
  • Mary Lanning Hospital Trust
  • Beatrice B. McNeil Estate
  • Wells Fargo
  • Werner Construction, Inc.

Proceeds supported the endowment fund at Mary Lanning Healthcare Foundation.

Award-winning auctioneer Randy Ruhter donated his services for the live auction.

See photos from our event below...

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    Barbers and Lindblads

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    Beirow award

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    Beverlee and Don Jackson

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    Oakeson Steiner Ice Sculpture

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    Table settings

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    Ice Sculpture set up

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    Wine pull hostesses

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    Barbers and Rasmussens

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    Barbers

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    Beirow family

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    Brenda and Fred Catlett

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    Brian Stock, Cammie and John Farrell and Jack and Lisa Schreiner

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    Butlers and Callahans

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    Catletts and Skochs

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    Cocktail hour

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    Dave and Kristi Rippe, Kristina and Ben Kohler, Nate Bohlen and Dr Andrea Eigenberg, Dr Holly Portwood and Joe Randone

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    Dr Sapna Purawat and Dr Kartic Rajput

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    Eric Barber at podium

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    Franzens and Moshers at Wells Fargo table

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    Galen and Anna Stelik and Mari and Gary Anderson

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    Julie Jank, Ramez Habash and Barbers

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    Jane Johnson and LaVern Franzen

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    Lafe

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    McCarthy table

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    Michael Skoch at podium

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    Mike and Ginny Skoch

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    Monica and Shawn Nordby

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    Monte shakes Cal's hand, Jane with award

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    Rasmussens greet Tyler and Stephanie Adam

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    Ruhters with Don Hulme

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    Schlichtmans and Andersons

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    Seafood Buffet

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    Shane, Mary and Shawn

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    Sherrie and Carole Thompson

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