GLADWIN – MidMichigan Medical Center Gladwin invites the community to its Love Light Trees ceremony and candle lighting remembrance event set for Monday, Dec. 9, beginning at 6 p.m., in the Gladwin Pines Dining Room at MidMichigan Medical Center Gladwin. Patti Antonacopoulos will be lighting the tree in remembrance of her husband Dr. Peter Antonacopoulos.
The Love Light Trees will be lit in a warm ceremony that will include an invocation by Reverend David Sprang, assistant to the Bishop of the Northwest Lower Michigan Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Howard Tyree, P. A. C., MidMichigan Urgent Care – Gladwin will fill the night air with music along with a local home schooled children’s choir performing. The lighting of the remembrance candles, along with serving of holiday refreshments with Santa, will help round out the evening’s program.
Contributions to the MidMichigan Health Foundation from this event will support The Compassionate Needs Fund that assists patients served at MidMichigan Medical Center – Gladwin with necessary medications, transportation and medical equipment.
Those interested in more information or who wish to donate to the MidMichigan Health Foundation for Gladwin’s Love Light Trees program may visit www.midmichigan.org/lovelighttrees or contact the MidMichigan Health Foundation at 989-839-1932.
The MidMichigan Health Foundation supports the patients and families served by MidMichigan Health by raising funds for equipment, services and programs. MidMichigan Health is a non-profit health system headquartered in Midland, Michigan, affiliated with Michigan Medicine, the health care division of the University of Michigan. MidMichigan Health covers a 23-county region with medical centers in Midland, Alpena, Alma, Clare, Gladwin, Mt. Pleasant and West Branch.
MidMichigan Health is a non-profit health system headquartered in Midland, Michigan, affiliated with Michigan Medicine, the health care division of the University of Michigan. MidMichigan Health covers a 23-county region with medical centers in Midland, Alpena, Alma, Clare, Gladwin, Mt. Pleasant and West Branch. In addition to its Medical Centers, MidMichigan Health also offers both home health care and physician services, and has a strong commitment to medical education. MidMichigan Physicians Group provides urgent care and medical offices in more than 30 specialties and subspecialties including cardiology, hematology/ oncology, orthopedics, vascular surgery, family medicine and more. Currently, MidMichigan has more than 8,700 employees, volunteers, physicians and other personnel, and provided more than $90 million in community benefits in fiscal year 2019.