St. Therese group donates shawls to hospital patients

August 11th, 2016 4:16 pm

Commonwealth Health Wilkes-Barre General Hospital received handmade shawls and lap blankets from the Prayer Shawl Ministry committee of St. Therese Church, Shavertown for their oncology patients. Members, from left, first row, are: Bill Podskoch, director of patient transport and volunteer services; Gerri Wall, Prayer Shawl Ministry; Maribeth Angeli, clinical director and Adriana Stephens, Prayer Shawl Ministry. Second row: Paulette Dougal and Nancy Carey, Prayer Shawl Ministry. Third row: Joanne Corbett, hospital volunteer; Gertraud Mroz and Diane Reid, Prayer Shawl Ministry. Fourth row: junior volunteers Bella Stash, Megen Banas, Ashanti Leon and Faizan Khalid. Fifth row: junior volunteers Drew Hirko, Kristiann Skok and Abigail Harrison.