Elliott family gives thanks for benefit

Editor:

Steve Elliott and his family would like to thank everyone participating in the recent Poker Run/Hog Roast Benefit held for him Oct. 24. All support and donations were greatly appreciated by the Elliott family. Proceeds will go towards Steve's ongoing medical treatment.

Special thanks go out to the following:

The Poker Run participants -- Matt Lenzo/Touraine Club, advertising and registration site; Kristie Wilkin, publicity chairman; The Newcomerstown News, publicity and advertising; Kevin Dakin, roasted hog; Ron Hickman, tents and tables; Delaware Fire Department, chairs; Pam and Chuck Stull, preparation of food; Darla Davis, preparation of food; Edgetech IG of Cambridge, fliers and donation; Becky Nelson, donation; Johnny and Donna Myers, disc jockeys; Diane Robinson, donation; Coshocton Recycling, donation; Long John Silver's of Coshocton, napkins; Hardee's of Coshocton, cups; Wendy's of Coshocton, bowls and cups; Baker's of Coshocton, paper plates; Frank and Karen Fronsman, set-up and tear-down; Loren Stout, set-up and tear-down; Mikie Miller, set-up and tear-down; C.J. Stout, set-up and tear-down; Hollie Christian, donation; and Cambridge Packaging of Cambridge, donation.

We would also like to thank the following businesses that provided gift cards and gift items for the raffles, etc. -- Shoup's Cleaning, Hog Heaven of Dover, LnN Clothing, Virginia's Tea Room, Flower Garden, McDonald's of Newcomerstown, The Feed Barn, Myer's TV, Terry's Pizza Shoppe, T's Kut & Kurl, Jen Dee's, KFC of Coshocton, Sports Zone, Thomas's Steak House, 6th Street Tattoo Shop, Hood Pharmacy, Sunesis Trucking, April's Country Kitch'n, Adventure Harley Davidson, Graphic Shack, Smoker's Paradise of Uhrichsville, Old Warehouse Ceramics, Eureka-Orme Hardware, Western Auto - True Value, Morgan Pharmacy, Front Porch, Susan Farris, and Heritage Homes of North Star.

In addition, we would like to thank all of the many individuals that graciously donated to the Steve Elliott fund before, during and after the benefit. We apologize if we missed anyone in the above list. Please know that we are grateful and thankful for everyone's gifts of money, support of our family through this difficult time, and our friends and co-workers coming together to help in making the benefit a huge success.

Thank you again,

The Steve Elliott Family