Numerous employees of a local hospital have been nominated for a prestigious award.

In all, nineteen employees of Jasper’s Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center have been nominated for the 2013 Little Company of Mary Award, named for the Sisters of the Little Company of Mary, the religious organization that sponsors Memorial Hospital.

Those nominated by their co-workers include:
Doris Allen of Radiology; Martha Ballard, Patient Registration; Tara Bayer, Marketing and Public Relations; Franny Brosmer, Cardiopulmonary Services; Mary Crosby,Environmental Services; Judy Fairchild-Roberts, House Supervision; Marty Jones, Ambulance Services; Jacque Kemp, Materials Management; Misty Kramer, Health Information Management; Nancy Larkin,Jasper Pediatrics; Monte Maier of the Lange-Fuhs Cancer Center; Helen Massie, Post-Surgical Services; Abby Recker, Medical Services; Tammie Smith, Patient Financial Services; Connie Spinner of the Lange-Fuhs Cancer Center; Rebecca Strange, Pediatric Services; Lila Street, Environmental Services; Judy Tretter, Food and Nutrition Services; and Sue Willis, Quality Services.

Sr. Renee Cunningham, LCM, Memorial Hospital’s Mission Committee Chairperson, recognizes these individuals as those “who have been nominated because their actions have spoken louder than any words. Sr. Renee says the hospital is blessed to have caring, compassionate employees like them.

The nominees will be honored at a Tea on Thursday, October 24. The winner will be announced on Thursday, November 21.