Tribute to Angels

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Event Co-chairs, Lee Ann Vogt and Dr. Donald Slate are very excited to announce that A Tribute to Angels, hosted by Kenmore Mercy Foundation, is being held on November 17th at Salvatore’s Italian Gardens. Guests enjoy an evening which includes fine cuisine, raffles, silent auctions, “Fund an Item” and recognition of this year’s honorees.

The Sister Mary Mechtilde Memorial Award is Kenmore Mercy Hospital's highest honor, established in 1980 by the Kenmore Mercy Foundation.  It honors outstanding individuals who have demonstrated a dedication to community service, visionary leadership and the ideals of unselfish service towards others. These are all qualities that were exemplified by Sister Mary Mechtilde O'Connor, RSM, foundress and first administrator of Kenmore Mercy Hospital.

The Lifetime Achievement Award, which honors past recipients of the Sister Mechtilde Award who continue to remain active and supportive of the Foundation, the hospital and the community every day.

This year's honorees are:

Sister Mary Mechtilde Memorial Award
James M. Millard, R.Ph.
David F. Pfalzer, MD

Lifetime Achievement Award
Sisters of Mercy

These awards were created to honor those who give their support to the Foundation, the hospital and our community every day.

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Join us for an evening of fine wine and cuisine, silent and live auctions and fellowship as we pay tribute to these dedicated individuals. For details on the various event sponsorship levels, contact Susan M. Jandzinski, at or (716) 447-6776.

Event Sponsors

Diamond Sponsors

Richard and Karen Penfold

Gold Sponsors

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