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SCMC honors retired nurses

The Senior Citizens of Marion County highlighted the careers of nine retired nurses during its 57th annual meeting Thursday, Oct. 19, at the Marion Senior Center. Each honoree was nominated by friends, neighbors and family for recognition. Pictured above are: Virgina Hammond, Margaret Tice, Lavonne Hanna­ford (seated), Rhonda Brenzikofer, Sue Clough, Mary Ann Conyers, Eleanor Herbel, Jeanne Rziha and Carol Smith. In keeping with the theme, the featured speaker at the meeting was Sally Andrews, a registered nurse at St. Luke Hospital in Marion. She described the development of nursing and health care through the years, and showed several collectibles related to health care that she currently collects. The meeting drew about 90 people.