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Bethany celebrates senior of year award

The Annual Senior of the Year Award program of Bethany Retirement Living was held Thursday, Oct. 3 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Fargo.

The program recognizes the contributions of seniors in the community who through their profession and time and resources they have given back to the area, have made this a great community in which to live.

Recipients included: Donovan Witham – Business Person; Gib Bromenschenkel – Community Involvement; Jan Stoffel – Education/Arts; Harvey Seidel – Faith; and Tom Selleys – Health/Wellness.

Other nominees included: Delores Berndt, Sandy Conzemius, Arnold Ellingson, Ray Green, June Lacey, Adelaide MacMillan, R. Tracy Myers, John Postovit, Lola Smith, Clark Tufte, and Durran “Hank” Ungar.

Proceeds from the event help support the mission of Bethany Retirement Living, to provide living opportunities in a senior community shaped by Christian values.

Bethany Retirement Living was founded in Fargo in 1939 and is affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). Bethany provides high-quality care to the elderly in skilled nursing, memory care, rehabilitation, transitional care, assisted living, basic care, senior apartments, adult day services and personal care programs.