To the Editor:
To everyone that participated in the Janell Halsne Schutt Benefit:
Thank you for a wonderful benefit, our family has been truly blessed.
A special thanks to the benefit committee: Clint and Janet Schutt and family, Bob and Marcella Hoversten, David and Darcy Jass, Tom and Jane Dunning, Jeff and Sandy Hoversten, Frank and Evie Bird, Keith and Lisa Schwandt, Randy and Marilyn Vieth, Paul and Karla Isaacson, Sally Schutt, Jill Babington and Barb Halsne. You put a lot of effort into this and it showed. You are a wonderful group of people and we appreciate everything you did. We know there were others out there helping the committee get donations and we would like to thank you also.
We would like to thank our families and friends for everything they did from wrapping silverware, donating auction items, donating food, decorating, setting up, cleaning up and monetary donations.
A special thanks to the area churches, youth groups and congregations that all helped out including water, bars, beans and workers.
Thanks to the banks, businesses and fire department for the water, plates, cups, napkins and silverware.
Thank you to Design On The Side and Nitefly Designs for the neat shirts.
Thanks to Terry Krogh for grilling the meat, it was delicious.
Thanks to Frank and Evie Bird for sitting at the guest book table. You are wonderful greeters.
Thank you to Travis Schutt and Jason Etnyre for being auctioneers. You had a long evening and did a wonderful job. Thank you to Janet Schutt, Janette Smith, Pam McIntrye, Jamie Fonken, Anne Sherve-Ose, Karla Isaacson and Lisa Etnyre for keeping track of the auction. Thanks to David Jass, Clint Schutt, Matt Schutt, Doug Musson, Bob Harms, Randy Vieth and Jeff Hoversten for displaying the items.
Thanks to the area schools, students and staff for their help and donations. From the donation box, auction items, hat day donations and food, we thank you.
Thanks to the City of Williams for the use of the gym and for Al Ose for his help there.
Thanks to our employers, Cargill and Martin Marietta, for allowing us time away from our jobs, the donations and to our coworkers for filling in for us while we are away.
Thanks to all the individuals and businesses that donated in any way.
We appreciate all the cards, texts, phone calls and prayers.
We feel very fortunate and blessed to live in such a great community. Thanks again to all who made this benefit a success.God bless you all. Thank you.
Janell Halsne Schutt