Lehman students awarded scholarships


For the Daily Call



SIDNEY — The annual Lehman Catholic Scholarship Reception was held at Lehman Catholic High School in the Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Chapel on Aug. 2. More than 75 people gathered for a celebration bringing together Lehman Catholic student recipients of named scholarships and the donors who made it possible.

“This is such a special event,” noted Melissa Bennett, executive director of development. “Saint Teresa Calcutta reminds us to do something beautiful for God. These gifts are a living example of doing something beautiful for God; the gift of growing young people in body, mind and soul.”

Fifty-one Lehman Catholic students were awarded scholarships totaling $48,500. This is only made possible because of the generosity of scholarship donors and their shared commitment to the Lehman Catholic family.

The following named scholarships awarded individual scholarships of $500-$1500 to student recipients:

• The Clifton Alexander Scholarship

• The Edward & Betty Carity Scholarship

• The Carol Wesbecher Covault ’56 Scholarship

• Learn Live Love LEHMAN Scholarship

• The Richard & Harriet Frantz Scholarship

• The Gigandet High School Scholarship

• The Frank A. Gilardi & Julie l. (Raterman) Gilardi Scholarship

• The James & Jean Hartzell Family Scholarship

• The Patrick Michael Pudlewski Memorial Scholarship

• The Scott Family Scholarship

• The Norm & Jean Smith Family Scholarship

• The Ann Vondenhuevel Scholarship

• The following students were awarded scholarships for the 2017-18 academic year:

Seniors — Class of 2018: Camille Brown; Michael Bunker; Alexandra Herrmann; Alanna O’Leary; Natalie Rocke; Preston Rodgers; Kelsey Weber

Juniors — Class of 2019: Grace Brandt; Mackenzie Bricker; Logan Bunker; Kiera Burns; Titan Corner; Hannah Giguere; Grace Olding; Ann Pannapara; Brooke Perry; Kaila Sims; Kaija Steward; Aaron Topp; Brieanna Werling

Sophomores — Class of 2020: RJ Bertini; Angela Brunner; Sophia Flood; Tommy Hamlin; Elijah Jock; Kirstyn Lee; Brendan O’Leary; Abigail Schutt; Heidi Schutt; Alex Vanderhorst

Freshmen — Class of 2021: Lucy Behr; Emily Bornhorst; Alexandra Casillas; Dominic Casto; Jeremy Cline; Noelle Dexter; Ryan Gibson; Ella Gover; Lily Heffelfinger; Alexander Keller; Lee Langenderfer; Lindsey Magoteaux; Tristan Neal; Genevieve Olding; Sophie Ratermann; Carianne Rindler; Pyper Sharkins; Casey Topp; Jon VanSkiver; William Voisard

For more information about establishing a named scholarship in honor or in memory of a loved one, contact Melissa Bennett at (937) 498-1161 or m.bennett@lehmancatholic.com.

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