To the editor:
The Make-A-Wish Chinese auction held at the Lewistown Moose on Sept. 21-22, was a great success. Thanks to all the people and business that contributed in giving a local child a wish. A special thanks to the Moose kitchen staff for the delicious food and friendly service during the auction.
We would like to thank the following people for their time and help in making this auction run smoothly: Kevin Kaufman, Angie Forshey, Sarah Forshey, Connie Fultz, Chelsea Fultz, Melody Flory, Nancy Miller, Billie Miller, Kasey Miller, Dawn and Melvin Sweitzer Jr., Trish Worley, Ava Worley and Chantel Worley.
A special thanks to all that donated items to the Make-A-Wish Chinese auction. Your generosity make a wish come true.
Door Prizes: $200, which provide two children's bikes and Visa gift cards, Stell Jones; rocking chair, Bohn Furniture; $50, Perfection Cleaning; $50, Northwest Savings Bank; Clothestree, Steve Sheerer; nature painting, Schrack Studio & Frame Shop; giant Cheez-it folding chair, Billie Miller; wooden hutch, Teresa King; wooden side table, Sensening; Dale Earnhardt display cabinet, Earl Fike; candy-filled horn-of-plenty, Candy Creations; Kindle, Tami Shoemaker; restoration tractor, Hoober Inc.; sterling silver necklace, 4 Star Coins & jewelry; gold necklace, $50 Bass Pro Shops gift card, $50 Visa card, Darlene Stine.
Donations: County Line Restaurant, Weis Markets. Freemont Automotive, Weis Markets Mifflintown; Lost Creek Golf Club, Mifflintown Ag & Auto Parts, Bread of Life Restaurant, Michele's Restaurant, Lewistown, Norine Strawser, W.E. Schlegel, Domino's Pizza, Best Western Nittany Inn, Milroy, Dairy Queen, Burger King, Eastgate Feed & Grain, B & R Farm Equipment, Mac's Clothing, JVB Mifflintown, Rickenbaugh Building Supply Inc., Juniata Beverage, Mifflin Hill Beverage, Darlene Stine, Cruiser Cafe, Garfield's Restaurant & Pub, Papa Johns, Denny's Troutman's Market, Meiserville Inn, Dragonfly, Fisher Auto Parts, Captain Jack Distributing, Burnham, Pizza Hut, Burnham, J.P. Edwards, Advance Auto Parts, Lake Tobias Wildlife Park, Joe's OIP, Hoss's Steak & Sea Lewistown, Long John Silver's and Subway, Lewistown, Bargain Beer & Soda, Car Quest Auto Parts, Candle Light Scents, Thompsontown Corner Deli, Benner's Butcher Shoppe LLC, Regester Chevrolet Inc., Lake Ford, Lincoln, Lake Chevrolet, Brookmere Winery & Vineyard Inn, Bliss Skate & Bike, Zimmerman Wholesale Mifflintown, Gary Kerstetter's Garage, Lost Creek Implements, Sheaffer Dodge, Chrysler Jeep, Shade Mountain Golf, Bridgeside Cafe, Ritter Feed Inc., Mifflin County Savings Bank, KFC, Fisher & Thompson, Dan Pierce Outdoor Shop, Bossert's Hardware, Calkins Automotive Burnham, The Original Italian Pizza Burnham, Allensville Planing Mill, The Econo Lodge Mifflintown, Mifflintown Pharmacy Inc., Miller Cinemas, Lewistown Hunting & Fishing, Downtown OIP & Grille, Pop's Deli, Foss Jewelers, Avenue Apparel, Radio Hut, Wilson's Gifts & Jewelry, Weis Markets Burnham, Capperella Furniture, MERF Radio, WJVN/Wheelies 106.1 Radio, The Paint Shop Brindel Hardware, Fike Bros. Carpet One, State College Spikes, Tami Shoemaker, Two Sisters, Kish Printing, Deihl's Flowers Inc., Burnham Hardware & Gifts LLC, Angelo's, WCHX Radio, Rosewood Market, DelGrosso's Amusement Park, Twin Kiss, Wilson's Meats & Grocery, The Bon-Ton Lewistown, Bobby Rahal Lexus Toyota of Lewistown, Wendt's Park Palace & Ice Cream Barn, Indian Run Golf Course, Joe's OIP McClure, Rayauda's Restaurant, Route 522 Country Crafts, Philadelphia Flyers., R.E. Davidson and Son Inc., Target, Boscov's, Kerstetter Counter Tops, Shade Mountain Countertops, Mae Stine, Heidi Wagner, Engles Farm & Greenhouses, Pleasant Valley Greenhouse & Gifts, Rich Coast Coffee, Tina Rigsby, Carol Dudick, Tony Shawver, Brad and Bonnie Geesey, Terry Dilree, Jim and Daphne Marthouse, Dan Rhodes, Smitty's Sports Bar & Grille, Gruber Designs, Angel Kanagy, Sam and Pat Sherman, Mel Macknair, Ken and Nina Shillinig, Vince's Pizza & Family Restaurant, of Burnham and Beaver Springs, Bannerville Fire Co., Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Lewistown Moose Family Center and the Honey Creek Inn.
We would like to thank everyone again for all the help and support that you have given us this year. We truly do appreciate everything that we get donated each year, not to mention all the people who come to bid on items to help us raise money for a child's special wish. We apologize if we missed anyone or made any errors in this letter. If so, please call and let us know so we can make it right.
Darlene Stine and Earl Fike