2017-08-10 / Community

SMH Auxiliary Flower Show winners announced


First place winners in the Schoolcraft Memorial Auxiliary Flower Show were, from left to right, Martha Flusek, Loretta Johnson, Nancy Mersnick, Abby Hawn, Bette Jahn, Lois Bentley, Ruth Annelin, Nancy Whaling and Becky Anderson. 
Courtesy photo First place winners in the Schoolcraft Memorial Auxiliary Flower Show were, from left to right, Martha Flusek, Loretta Johnson, Nancy Mersnick, Abby Hawn, Bette Jahn, Lois Bentley, Ruth Annelin, Nancy Whaling and Becky Anderson. Courtesy photo MANISTIQUE – The Schoolcraft Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Flower Show took place Aug. 7 at the Zion Lutheran Church. There were 50 attendees and 60 floral entrees. Abby Peterson, a USFS Intern Botanist spoke about “Pollinators” assisted by her mentor, Deb Le Blanc USFS Botanist.

Winners in each category included:

Annuals: First place - Becky Anderson, Second place - Shirley Leitgib; Third place - Nancy Whaling

Perennials: First place - Bette Jahn, Second place - Beth Malloch, Third place - Mary Ellen Deblack

Roses: First place - Lois Bentley, Second place - Lois Bentley

House Plants and African Violets: First place – Lois Bentley, Second place - Rita Rossier, Third place - Julie Baker


Abby Peterson, USFS Intern Botanist was guest speaker for the event. 
Courtesy photo Abby Peterson, USFS Intern Botanist was guest speaker for the event. Courtesy photo Unusual Design: First place - Bette Jahn, Second place - Rita Salter, Third place - Terry Williams

Miniatures: First place - Nancy Whaling, Second place - Martha Flusek, Third place - Loretta Johnson

Garden Bouquets: First place - Ruth Annelin, Second place - Becky Anderson, Third place, Martha Flusek

Weeds and Wild Flowers: First place - Loretta Johnson, Second place - Terry Williams, Third place - Terry Williams

Entries by Children: First place - Abby Hawn, Second place - Ellie Hawn, Third place - Abby Hawn

Single Blossom: First place - Martha Flusek, Second place - Lois Bentley

Artificial: First place - Nancy Mersnick, Second place - Terry Williams, Third place - Rita Salter

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