Benefit help is appreciated

To the editor:

A big huge thank you to all who came to and helped with the Cristy Laurie/Jason Melton Family Benefit.

Thank you for all the monetary donations, soups, sandwiches, bakery and support.

We would like to thank the following people and businesses for donations: Bonnie and Dave Ritchie, Jill and Davey Ritchie, Drift Inn, Wood’n Spoon, White House Inn, Birds Eye Creations, Mohawk Specialty Woods, Mohawk Superette, 41-Lumber, Lakes Lounge, Copper World, Calumet Mercantile, Calumet Floral and Gift, Herman Jewelers, Ace Hardware, Jazzy’s, Cliff View, Calumet/Keweenaw Sportsmen’s Club, Kirkish Furniture, Pilgrim River Steak House, Roy’s Bakery, McGann’s, Sherwin Williams, Gentleman’s Choice Barber Shop, Mine Shaft, Mosquito Inn, Keweenaw Brewing Co., Bethany Lutheran Church and ladies, Harters Auto Supply, Salon 1281, Stacy Teddy, Harters Party Store, University Images, AmericInn, Barb Perrault, Eagle Harbor Inn, Napa, South Range VFW, Portage Lake Golf Club, Chris Marchese, 906 Enterprises, Carquest, Shirley and Clifford Huhta, Krupps, Sayens, Pizza Hut, Library Bar, Applebee’s, Ambassador, Bucko’s Party Store, L and L Bar, Slim’s Cafe, Candie’s Corner, Isle Royale Queen IV, Spirit of the North, Keweenaw Mountain Lodge, Waves of Touch Massage, Minnetonka, Donna Meyers, Keweenaw Fire, Ahmeek Fire Department, Ahmeek Village, Nancy and Kevin Wegner, Peggy Biekkola, Jason Klobuchar, Pan-O-Gold, Louie II, Pats Foods, Scott Kronsage, Toucans Auto, Range Town Vets, Auto Pro, Gerri Klein, Lassila Insurance Agency, Keweenaw Lions Club, and Torch Lake Federal Credit Union.

We apologize if we overlooked anyone. Again thank you for everything in this difficult time.

Casie Huhta and Susie Laurie