To the Readers' Forum:
I would like to place a thank you to all who helped with the benefit for Stephen Hook which took place on Sunday, Sept. 15.
The family of Stephen Hook would like to thank everyone who participated in some way with the benefit for him. It was more than we could ever imagine it would be and we are more thankful than there are words to express appreciation.
Thank you to the following who donated toward the dinner: Carriage House, Davidson's Restaurant, Diamond Cafe and Catering, Pepsi Beverages Co., Tim Hortons, Pistologic.
Thank you to the following for donating products and services for the Chinese auction: 31 Consultant Jesse Keefer, Buffalo Wild Wings (Erie), Busti Auto Parts, Camp Chautauqua, Chautauqua Institution, Chautauqua Reel Outdoors, Creator Designer, Dean's Snowmobile Parts and More, Don's Car Wash, Empire Development, Everydays True Value, Home Depot Inc., JB Liquor, Jensen Builders, Karma Salon, Kia of Jamestown, Lake Shore Paving, Maplehurst Country Club Inc., Mayville Auto Supply, Nouveau Home Boutique, Ravlin Hill Archery, Reids Power Sports LLC, Rexel, Sam's Ceramic Shop, Southern Tier Municipal and Construction Supply, Spice Shack, Tall Tales Sporting Goods, Whirley Industries Inc., Wing City Grill and Woods Powersports.
The family especially wishes to thank Rich Jensen,Yvonne and Len Fertall for heading the benefit committee and for giving all their time and energy to make this benefit possible; to all friends and family who also gave of their time to help it all happen; The Post-Journal and WJTN for publicizing the benefit.
Lastly, thank you to the Ashville Fire Department for the use of the Ashville Fire Hall in Stow.
With our sincere appreciation.
Don, Karin, Steve and Amy Hook and Kirsten Hook Bishop