Foley Foundation offers thanks

To the editor:

Shannon, Jensine, John and I would like to thank the community, our friends and our family who came out to support our family. At this time, the John Foley Foundation would like to thank the organizers of the foundation, including Edie Boyde, Traci Swinsinski, Melinda and Steve Young, Sam Turrentine and Margie Radakovich, our angel. We’d like to recognize the sponsors and individuals who gave:

Two benefits were given for my husband – a pasta dinner on Jan. 24, and a Chinese auction on March 2. Thanks to everyone who helped with these benefits, including:

Angela Younce; Chrissy and Mark DiMichele; John and Dianna Brandt; Max Zyrini; Clara Potenzini; Dr. and Mrs. Brown; Julie Biasi; the Linda Way Bakers; Anna and Mike Walkosky; Sharon, Mike, Nicole and Courtney Walkosky; Bev Budash; Marci Govey; Kim Govey; Joyce McFarland; JoAnn Green; Debbie Harding; Char Bianco; Carole Feeney; Mickey Yocum; Joy Delatore; Claire Morris; Lynnett Gorman; Tracy Ziarko; staffs at West, East, Wells, Bellaire and Wellsville; Denise Travers; Beth Carlson and Kroger; Mark Teramana and TEAM Automotive; Nick Mavromatis and Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack and Resort; Seven Springs; Envy Nail Salon; Seneca Allegheny Casino and Hotel; Sandy Takich; Dawn Takich; Ron Salvino; Ditka’s; P.F. Chang’s; LeNails; Sara and Rich Nocera; Cathy DiBenedetto; Dina Federico; Two Brother’s Dry Cleaning; Applebee’s; Sheetz; the Farm Restaurant; Federico’s; Aubrey’s Bakery; Mike Biasi; Bill Phillips; Drover’s Inn; Naples; TJ Maxx and Michelle Kernahan; Subway; the Gas Lite; Valley Sleep Center; Legal Hair; Texas Roadhouse; Sesame Grill; Fastenal; Capri; Angelo Lombardo; the Ville; Triple Play; Dee Jay’s; the Capital Grill; Piergallini’s and St. Florian Hall; M&M Hardware; Heavenly Bodies; Seasons of the Heart; Regis Hair Salon; Wal-Mart Hair Salon; King’s Jewelry; Timeless Creations Ltd.; Ray Agresta; Lorrie Raymond and Destiny Dog School; Federico’s; Lowe’s; Smokey’s and Magnone’s; Phyllis Riapos; Vikki Shannon Gast; Michael and Regina Palma; Claire’s; E-Spa; Giannamore’s Pizza; Anthony’s Candies; Stacy Hildreth and Hair City; the Mall at Robinson; McCauslen’s Florist; Bob Evans; Laura Guida; Frank and Jerry’s; A Nail’s Charm; Choice Brands of Ohio; Bunni Lucci; Linda Dallas; Kara Boley; Brian Hibbits; Sandy Grimm; Jo Ann Rossi; and First Westminster Presbyterian Church.

And, a very special thank you to our angel, Margie Radakovich, who was with us in spirit on this extraordinary endeavor.

Dora Foley