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Founders' Society

Founders' Society

The Founders’ Society recognizes those who have included Mercy Medical Center in their estate plans (will, life insurance, gift annuity, IRA, charitable trust), created an endowed fund, or contributed a total of $50,000 or more in lifetime gifts to Mercy. 

A-F

* denotes deceased members

  • AEGON USA
  • Aiming For A Cure Foundation
  • Bob & Lola Anderson
  • Mary C. Ashby*
  • LeDonia Asmussen
  • Evelyn & Walter Badger
  • Roger & Angie Baker
  • Dr. John L. & Charman C. Banks
  • C.M. Basile*
  • Arlene M. Beman
  • Bob & Alice* Bevenour
  • John P.* & Ruth Bickel
  • John & Cindy Bloomhall
  • Dorothy Boddicker*
  • Cheryl Bryant & Stephen Whittlesey
  • Margaret* & Lou* Burkhalter
  • Amy Jo Soucek Carbaugh
  • Steven & Joanne Carfrae
  • Edith Case*
  • Mary J. Cashen*
  • Leola Zavodsky Clark*
  • Frances & Samuel* Cohn
  • Josephine & Sutherland* Cook
  • Loren & Patti Coppock
  • Mark* & Mary Coppock
  • Jack & Dilla Cosgrove
  • Blanch A. Cuhel*
  • John & Anne Cunningham
  • Chris & Suzy DeWolf
  • Diamond V Mills
  • John Joseph Dieter*
  • George L.* & Evelyn M. Dlask
  • Steve & Carol Doser
  • Larry & Cindy Donaldson
  • David M.* & Frances T. Elderkin
  • Elderkin & Pirnie PLC
  • Mr. & Mrs. Bernard* Erdman
  • Barrie & Jane Ernst
  • Donald & Rita Erusha
  • Norma Fagle*
  • Fairfax State Savings Bank
  • Pat & Phyllis Falconio
  • Sam* and Dee Farner
  • Rick & Donna Flynn

G-L

* denotes deceased members

  • William B. Galbraith, M.D. & Joanna F. Galbraith
  • Father John Gallagher*
  • Harry Gillespie*
  • Tony & Magda Golobic
  • Marc & Cathy Gullickson
  • Mary E. Hachey
  • Norbert B. Hahn*
  • Hall-Perrine Foundation
  • Andrew Harris*
  • Nadine Hartkemeyer
  • Bernice* & Vaughn* Hartzell
  • Mary Lou & Don Hattery
  • Kate Hawkins 
  • Sue & John Hawn
  • Pauline Alice Hays*
  • Melvin and Carol Henderson 
  • Clifford Hendricks, M.D.
  • Dr. John & Darlene* Hess
  • Joe Hladky
  • Lee Horn*
  • Mary & Roger Hostetler
  • Delores Hubert
  • Mary Ingalls
  • Iowa Blood and Cancer Care
  • Steve & Kay Jackson 
  • Glenn & Bridget Janus
  • Reynolds A. Jensen
  • Kenneth L. & Mildred M.* Johnson
  • Sam S.* & Joanne Johnson, Sr.
  • Louise* & George A.* Kalous
  • Suzanne* & Bert Katz
  • Robert F. & Jan Kazimour
  • John D. & Patricia J. Kerr
  • Wendell Koch*
  • Irene B. Konecny
  • Dr. Whealen Koontz
  • Grace Helen Krob*
  • William Krueger*
  • Kathy & Steve Krusie
  • Robert & Caroline* Kucharski
  • Rev. Charles E. Lang
  • Ursula Shimek Lenard*
  • Rita Leslie*
  • Audrey* & Jerry Linge-Ovel
  • Abbott B. Lipsky* & Joan M. Lipsky
  • John Lipsky & Zsuzsanna Karasz
  • Lee & Andrea Liu
  • J. Edward Lundy*

M-Q

* denotes deceased members

  • Marjorie McDonald
  • Donald A. McEleney, M.D.
  • Jennie and Larry McEowen 
  • Bruce & Judy McGrath
  • David & Ruth McGuire
  • Dr. Thomas & Sandra McIntosh
  • Scott* & Dee Ann McIntyre
  • Helen McKee*
  • Judge & Mrs. E.J.* McManus
  • Melvin Meade*
  • Peggy & Jim Meek
  • Mercy Auxiliary
  • Dr. Janet Merfeld
  • Merle Merritt*
  • Wally & Betty* Milden
  • Mabel Miller*
  • Cheryle & Frank Mitvalsky
  • Mike & Ann Mohnsen
  • Bob and Susie Moran
  • Darrel & Middie Morf
  • Dale & Louise Morgan
  • Dr. Sarah Morgan & Jerry Snead
  • Isabel Morrison*
  • Dr. Kevin Murray
  • Patricia A. & James C. Nemmers
  • Jerry Roy Netolicky*
  • David C. Neuhaus & Mary*
  • Greg & Debbie Neumeyer
  • Jeanne Noble 
  • Donna & Dennis* Oldorf
  • Barb Olive
  • Ron & Sue Olson
  • Dr. & Mrs. Merlin Osborn
  • Timothy & Nancy Palm
  • Alan L. Parker*
  • Steve & Mary Penney
  • Gail Perkins*
  • Cecil H. Petersen & Bernice L.* Petersen
  • Ray & Jean Petrzelka
  • Bill* & Kay Pitlik
  • Lavern & Audrey Pitlik
  • Merrill & Harriet Pitlik
  • Jean Plotz*
  • Mike & Mary Jo Plotz
  • Jewel & James* Plumb Jr.
  • Judy* & Dean Plummer
  • William & Janis Quinby

R-Z

* denotes deceased members

  • Dr. David & Mary Jo Rater
  • Bill* & Bette Raus
  • Pat & Tom Reed
  • Curt & Sigrid Reynolds
  • Rinderknecht Associates
  • Rockwell Collins
  • Charles A. Rohde
  • Rohde Family Charitable Foundation
  • Gary R. Rozek
  • Albert & Martha Ruffalo
  • Richard J. Ryan
  • Ryan Companies US, Inc.
  • Joe & Lynda Schimberg
  • Eugene R. Schwarting
  • David & Jane Siegel
  • Laurie & Robert Silber
  • Leona Frances Simon*
  • Sisters of Mercy
  • Kyle & Susan Skogman
  • Sloan-Pagnelli Family
  • Ray* & Dorothy Snitil
  • Al* & Sara Sorensen
  • Dr. James & Mariann Stickley
  • Mrs. John Luke Thacker
  • Dr. David* & Joan Thaler
  • James M. & Donna L. Thiher
  • Orville L. Thomas*
  • Robert C.* & Mary B. Tilden
  • Jean & Jim Tinker
  • TrueNorth Companies
  • Donald Uhl
  • Marilyn Van Hoe*
  • Allan E.* & Emily F.* Vanourny
  • Variety-The Children's Charity
  • Frank & Ruth Volesky
  • Donald & Esther Vorel
  • Walter* & Maxine Wasson
  • Carol Watson
  • Jan & Mark Watson
  • Dr. Campbell F. Watts* & Doris Watts*
  • Charlie & Tina* Weepie
  • Maxine & Ted* Welch
  • Joe & Greer Whitters
  • Martin & Diane Wiesenfeld
  • Ray & Sheryl Zinkula