Sabetha Blood Drive nets 58 units of blood
The Community Blood Center staff registered 72 volunteers at the Sabetha Community Blood Drive held Tuesday, Oct. 1, and collected 58 units of blood. The goal was 70 units.
First-time donors were Douglas Allen, Deann Bennett, Sharon Broxterman, David Eisenbise, Amanda Kaeb, Donald Kohake, Brenda Nenadov and Walter Pugovel.
Double-red-blood-cell donors were Gerry Hertzel, Timmy Kellenberger, Steven Knoblock, Robert Lehmann, James Meyer, Jesse Mitchell, Lester Niehues, Michael Rokey, Kent Saylor and Dennis Thompson.
Regular donors included Stephen Aberle, Bradley Baker, Gary Barrett, Larry Bauerle, Carol Baumgartner, Kenneth Davis, Michael Duran, Lyla Edelman, Steven Edelman, Duane Eilert, Maria Eisenbise, Darryl Emert, Donald Fischer, Cheryl Garner, Carol Goodwin, Joyce Grose, Crystal Hartter, Loretta Hartter, Kenneth Herbster, Margaret Herbster and Julie Holthaus.
Other donors were Marilyn Kellenberger, David Kesler, Cheri Key, Keith Lackey, Lori Lackey, Geraldine Lauer, Rudolph Lehman, Malorie Lierz, Steven Lukert, Peggy Manley, Doris Meyer, Joyce Meyer, Julie Meyer, Wendy Meyer, David Mishler and Keith Niehues.
Donors also included Ruth Oom, Roger Popkess, Gregory Renyer, Denise Rokey, Mary Ryan, Neil Sanders, Denise Schmelzle, Gerald Schmelzle, Leslie Scoby, Alice Sperfslage, Lynn Strahm, Todd Strahm, Dale Ulrich, Brenda Wenger, Jeffrey Wenger, Shari Wenger-Eisenbise and Galen Wiltz.
Crosswind Industry donated the food for the blood mobile staff and blood donors.
Story by Patty Locher, staff writer for The Sabetha Herald.