Donor Recognition for 2018

We offer our heartfelt thanks to the following people and organizations and gratefully acknowledge your generous support

Shining Lights: Gifts from $5000 +

Dennis Schuman Charitable Foundation The Country Friends
Gail Clarkson and Frank Wronski The Eisenberg Family Foundation
Mendlen, Rick and Jill The Westreich Foundation
Samuel H. French & Katherine Weaver French Fund

Shining Lights: Gifts from $2500 to $4999

Mark and Kathy Fackler Jerry N. and Linda J. Katz Foundation

Shining Lights: Gifts from $1000 to $2499

Abundant Home Care Greenwood Memorial Park & Mortuary Nico Insurance Services Inc.
Am Israel John Kennon Shea Patricia Drake
Barbara Rasmussen Joseph Costello Renee Meiferdt
Bill Shrader Linda Drake Sharlene and Mike Beltran
BKM Office Work Lisa Swaiman Tempur-Pedic
Bob and Peg Eddy Manuel and Nettie Fisher Endowment Fund The Paula B. & Oliver W.
Carin and Norman Ritter Martin and Charisse Caniff   Jones Family Foundation, Inc.
CCMI Medline Industries, Inc. Ursula Cole
Duckor Spradling Metzger & Wynne Meridian Home Care William Sheffler
Featheringill Mortuary Mission Beach Women’s Club

Shining Lights: Gifts from $500 to $999

Advance Care Pharmacy Eileen Hayden Mark Reagan
Alan Ewalt Elyse Schloss Mary Murphy
Barbara Lucia Gianni DeMichele Paul and Kerry Mills
BrightStar Care GrandCare Health Robert and Pamela Hough
California Bank and Trust Greitzer Brokers, Inc. San Diego County Council On Aging
Coast Care Partners Heyman & Associates, Inc. Seacrest Village Retirement Communities
Cynthia Lawrence Jewels With A Purpose Sungarden Terrace
Dana Mendlen Joan Freitas Tara Ash-Reynolds
Debbie Houchen and Cindy Hutchinson Lawrence and Mary Weitzen The Moss Family
Dennis Gibson Leeza Argier Therapy Specialists
Economic Group Pension Services, Inc. Leslie and Anthony Alfano Wilson Getty, LLP
Eduardo Silva Marci Greitzer

Shining Lights: Gifts $250 to $499

7-11 Store #20722 Don Bundy LPL Foundation
A.O. Reed & Co. Eric and Tracey Herman Melissa Ladner
AALL CARE Family Matters In-Home Care Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
Accu-Care Cremation Center Hyphenet, Inc. Nelson and Carol Shear
Allen Brothers Mortuary Jeffrey and Ann Owens Network For Good
Alpine View Lodge Jeremiah and Virginia Lowney Patricia Feldman
Bobbi Martini Karl Steinberg Pia Lucey
Bradley Zemcik Kathleen Carroll Robert Wilson
California Funeral Alternatives, Poway Kenneth and Roberta Martini TD Ameritrade Clearing
Carey McGrath Lisa Goldberg Terence Donnelley
Carol Cutting Lisa Tyburski The Carlos Family
Copy Link, Inc Lockton Insurance Brokers The Vitamin Shoppe
Creative Capital Investments Management Louis and Claudia Obertreis ATTN Danny Larros
Crest View Manor Inc. LPL Financial Virginia Kantor

Shining Lights: Gifts from $100 to $249

Anna Helfgott J.R. Gassman, D.D.S., Inc. Michael and Phyllis Collins
Annette Henry Jennifer Norin Nadia Horvath
Barbara Bush John and Doris Wolcott Patricia Schneider
Bob Russell Joyce Baker Paul Laikind
Bonnie Bruno Karen Heyman Paul Meschler
Capstone Insurance Services Kent and Barbara Johnson Peterson Hill Marketing, Inc.
Carol Strub Kristen Wells Phil and Georgia Hall
Catherine Mezmar Laura Gordon Rina Wallack
Comfort Keepers Laurie Price Robert and Kathleen Mars
Dee Gold Leslie Easton Roberta Benjamin
Donna Phillips Linda Bernstein Roberta Zuckerman
Dos Pizotes Ranch Linda Cioffi Roland Gorrie
El Cajon Mortuary and Cremation Service Linda Dittmer Scott Wilson
Evelyne Bader Loretta Pfeiffer Seymour Rettinger
Gail Pellerin Lori Kollmeyer Sherrie Rockmaker
Garry Kaffel Luisa Wise Stephen and Barbara McGee
Gary Piazzoni Margie Coats Susan Farrell
Hamilton Loeb Mary Blackman Tony and Joyce Joseph
Helen McNeal Mary Golden William Skillman
Hope Roel Maxine Dombrow William Wise
Horacio D’Agostino May Green Yipao Coffee
Integrated Marketing Solutions MBGA CALI, LLC
Interim Healthcare of San Diego County Melanie Rapport

Shining Lights: Gifts Up to $99

Abigail D’Agostino Gilbert and Barbara Martini Mavis Kaplan
Accupuncture Massage & Oriental Medicine Gladys Kohn Melissa Everard
Adam Cassius Graeme Lazarus Meredith Mulligan
Aida Dato Gregory Richardson Meredith Wright
Aimee Warren Gwendolyn Johnson Merrilou George
Alana Bell Harv and Louise Michael Parrent
Alice Reining Helen Abanes Michael Zakar
Amani Mnzavas Helen Senn Monica Vandenmeerendonk
Amazon Smile Foundation Heller Family Nancy Ramirez
Ana Arroyo Hub and Jozann Knittel Nancy Smith
Anastasia Kirham Hugh and Renee Rinehart Natasha Nace
Ann Wills Iris Reyes Nelson Escobar
Anna Frichtel Jan and Mike Nona Grove
Benjamin Crosby Jan Nielsen Norman Bradley
Beth Bresnahan Jayne Stabler Olwen Jones
Beth Hiatt Jean and Franklin Gaylis Pamela Case
Betty Stark Jeanette Abernethy Patience Connerton
Big Jims Peanuts Jeff Bennett Rachel Meador
Binh Nguyen Jeffrey Flynn Rachel Warbelow
Bosworth Gardens Jen and Heather Cronin RaeAnn Watson
Carly Davis Jennifer Dolkas Richard and Rhona Gordon
Carol Tuggey Jim and Joan Skelton Rita Hitchin
Carol Zimmerman Joan Chintz Robert and Penny Guarnotta
Carole Banka Joan Lieberman Robert Conners
Catharine Kaufman John and Chris Nielsen Roberta Stern Living Trust
Catherine Mazur Yoga John and Sheila Armstrong Robin Jensen
Cheryl Mayer John Deland Roger and Frances Hansen
Chris Elmquist Joyce Hopkins Rose Ruchman
Christina Strey Judith Hemmen Ruth Perry
Cindy Campbell Judy Bair Sheree Vihon
Clarice Morgan Julie Gusman Shirely Gompf
Courtney Berg Julie Storing Sidney Shulman
Crystal Mendy Justine Covarrubias Sonya Mitchell
Cynthia Warren Kaaran Webb Stephane Gassaway
Dan Thai Karen Glennon Stephen and Leslie Lipschultz
David Ferguson Katherine Richman Stephen Kenney
Dawn Stewart Kathleen Misner Susan Deland
Debbie Nilsson Katie Pierce Susan Greer
Debra Stacy Kelly Feest Susan Mullin
Diana Bond Kent and Barbara Johnson Susan Rehling
Diane Guy Kimberly Thompson Susan Tuttle
Donald Cochenour Krishna Govender Suzanne Ebbeson
Donna Baca Lidia Tracy Tauna Austin and Fred Bellinger
Donna Rafenstein Linda Kirk Ted Kawai
Dorene Goldfinger Linda Krebs Teofla Rich
Edward Butler Linda Pulsipher The Ash-Reynolds Family
Elizabeth Freed Lisa Menante Thomas Elling
Ellen Koury Lois Somohano Tracy Bennett
Eric Andersen Lori Maloney Troy and Christine Caton
Eric Poliak Lucita Beresford Trudy Davis
Erin O’Neill Lynne Henkin Victoria Cannon
Erin Thomas Marilyn Carney Victoria Murguia
Eva Plietz Marisa Rosenberg Vivian Reynolds
Evelyn Venegas Martha Stroben Wayne and Ellen Dosick
Fara Richardson Martin Kalish Yamilette Mendez
Faye Ketchum Mary King
Fred Cuen Maureen Herris

Gifts were given in honor of:

In honor of: Given by:
Abby Murphy Jeremiah and Virginia Lowney
Accupuncture Massage & Oriental Medicine
Abigail Maria D’Agostino, RN MBA Horacio D’Agostino
All who helped us Patricia Feldman
Bob and Peg Anniversary Rick and Jill Mendlen
Bobbi Martini John and Sheila Armstrong
Rick and Jill Mendlen
Lynne Henkin
Gilbert and Barbara Martini
Dr. Lori Montross-Thomas Gianni DeMichele
Elliot and Lyn Tarson’s 65th Anniversary Martin Kalish & Rochelle Eisenberg
Kelly O’Neill Susan Mullin
Nan Johnson Abigail D’Agostino
Barbara Bush
Mary Golden
Paul and Phillis Landow Anniversary Rick and Jill Mendlen
Peg Eddy Mark and Kathy Fackler
Katherine Richman
Integrated Marketing Solutions
Harv and Louise
Linda Bernstein
Rabbi Ralph Dalin Dee Gold
Rick and Jill Mendlen Jean and Franklin Gaylis
Ruth Westreich Rick and Jill Mendlen
Sarah Joseph Clarice Morgan
Stephanie McKinney Susan Mullin
The Mendlens Mary Murphy
Trident Society San Diego Renee Meiferdt
Will Gorrie’s Bar Mitzvah Graeme Lazarus

Gifts given in memory of:

In memory of: Given by:
“Our older generation who have dones so much for us” Helen Abanes
Albert Koury Ellen Koury
Alma G. Wise Leslie and Anthony
Alma G. Wise and Ruth “Mimi” Mendlen Dana Mendlen
Alma Wise, Larry Wise, & Mike Wise Luisa Wise
America Gonzalez Natasha Nace
Andrea Kollmeyer Lori Kollmeyer
Linda Krebs
Anita Clark Roberta Zuckerman
Ann E. Leary and Lillie G. Lujan Rick and Jill Mendlen
Archie E. Freitas Joan Freitas
Azilda Parrent Marilyn Carney
Michael and Phyllis Collins
Kathleen Misner
Troy and Christine Caton
Donna Rafenstein
Michael Parrent
Jan and Mike Gefroh
Beatrice Heller Heller Family
Bernard Birnbaum Cherise Morse
Bernice Bradley Norman Bradley
Bert Kohn Gladys Kohn
Betty Bundy Don Bundy
Betty Schnitzer Lori Maloney
Beverly H. Cuen Fred Cuen
Carol Sarnese Kristen Wells
Carole Lauer Lynne Henkin
Rick and Jill Mendlen
Chuck Phillips Donna Phillips
Donald Cochenour
Phil and Georgia Hall
Claudia Jean Conaway John and Chris Nielsen
Cindy Campbell
Dave Garlick Thomas Elling
David Hager Lynne Henkin
David Hopkins Joyce Hopkins
David R. Stabler Sr. Jayne Stabler
Dex Turner Wilson Getty, LLP
Dr. Edward Feldman Patricia Feldman
Dr. Neal A. Richardson Robert Richardson
Edward Robinson Rick and Jill Mendlen
Edward Zakar Michael Zakar
Ellen Berlin Tony and Joyce Joseph
Elizabeth Jean Hall Robert and Kathleen Mars
Eloise K. Daniels Kimberly Thompson
Elsie Schulman Sidney Schulman
Eula Jean Butler Edward Butler
Florence Case Pamela Case
Fred H. Ketchum Faye Ketchum
Frederick Gompf Shirely Gompf
Gloria A. Wallack and Erwin N. Wallack, MD Rina Wallack
Grace Vance Annette Henry
Hans Senn Helen Senn
In loving memory of Alma, Larry and Rick and Jill Mendlen
Michael Wise, and Mimi (Ruth) Mendlen
Irwin Greer and Rose Artin Susan Greer
Jack Perry Ruth Perry
Jan Drake John and Doris Wolcott
Maxine Dombrow
Janet Thomas “Shoshana” Richard and Rhona Gordon
Janice Levine Alan Ewalt
Jay Kaplan Mavis Kaplan
Jean Butler Edward Butler
Jeanette Williams Merrilou George
Jerry C. Hoss Judy Bair
Jerry Streater Martha Stroben
Joan Jaeger El Cajon Mortuary and Cremation Service
Jody Wilkinson Jim and Joan Skelton
John Poliak Eric Poliak
Joseph Amstadt Hub and Jozann Knittel
Joseph Lucia Barbara Lucia
Josephine Meschler Paul Meschler
Joy Richardson Fara Richardson
Julian and Pam Orenstein Loretta Pfeiffer
Karen Gamble Laura Gordon
Linda Kirk
Catherine Mezmar
Kathy Crockett Teofla Rich
Kathy Nash Angela Martinez
Kennon Shea and Vera Efremov John Kennon Shea
Laura Donnelley Terence Donnelley
Lillian Bass Robert Conners
Liza Nelligan Susan Deland
Loraine Stern Roberta Stern Living Trust
Lorraine Brenner Kulok Stephen and Leslie Lipschultz
Lyla, John, Thomas, and Patrick Joseph Turner Louis and Claudia Obertreis
Madeline Jenkins Jen and Heather Cronin
Mamie E. Ingram Gwendolyn Johnson
Manuel Lucero Lucita Beresford
Mary Cory Kathleen Carroll
Marta C. Steinberg MD Karl Steinberg
Marion McComsey Eva Plietz
Mary Zemcik Bradley Zemcik
Maxine Altshuler Tauna Austin and Fred Bellinger
Leslie and Anthony
Melvin Bentjen Nona Grove
Melvin Tracy Lidia Tracy
Mike Chapin Bob and Peg Eddy
My dear sweet friend Karen Gamble Susan Tuttle
Nancy Levi Suzanne Ebbeson
Natalie Z. Kwoka Rita Hitchin
Norman and Rochelle Kerman Elyse Schloss
Ofelia Greitzer Marci Greitzer
Greitzer Brokers, Inc.
Pat Wills Ann Wills
Paul Dato Aida Dato
Percy Bryant Bosworth Gardens
Radm and Mrs. Harold M. Brigg Helen McNeal
Ralph Venegas Evelyn Venegas
Richard Baker Joyce Baker
Richard F. Jones Nancy Ramirez
Robert E. Tuggey Carol Tuggey
Robert and Harriet Gusman Jennifer Norin
Robert Gusman Gail Pellerin
Robert Hayden Eileen Hayden
Robert Helfgott Anna Helfgott
Ruth Piazzoni Gary Piazzoni
Sandra B. Phelps & Esther Burdett Robert Wilson
Shirley Izenberg Lisa Goldberg
Stanley Dean Hemmen Judith Hemmen
Stephen F. Boykin, Jr. Stephane Gassaway
Sydney and Annabel Porshin Jan Nielsen
Theodore Stark Betty Stark
Thomas Drake Patricia Drake
Valery Troyansky Susan Deland
Victoria Costillo Joseph Costello
Bill Shrader
Patricia Schneider
Tracy Bennett
William Dittmer Linda Dittmer
Wynn Breen Lois Somohano

In-Kind Donors:

BKM Office Work San Diego Air and Space Museum
Boutique Care Management San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum
Discovery Cube OC San Diego REPertory Theatre Company
Eddy, Bob and Peg Save Our Heritage Organization
Kelly, Amorah The Inn At Rancho Santa Fe
Klinedinst San Diego The Living Desert Zoo Gardens
La Jolla Playhouse The Maritime Museum Of San Diego
M Theory Music The San Diego Museum Of Art
Malibu Wine Safaris The School Of Golf, Sycuan Golf Resort
Mendlen, Rick and Jill The Walt Disney Family Museum
Morgan Run Club and Resort USS Midway Museum
Museum Of Making Music Walter Andersen
Rancho Valencia