Donor Thank Yous

Loyalty Groups

These donors have shown their support through sizeable one-time contributions or cumulative giving, faithful yearly contributions, or future legacy gifts. Click each category to learn more.

Stewards

Stewards are individuals who make an Annual Fund gift of $1,000 or more.

Anonymous (4)
Allen Arntsen & Elizabeth Erickson
Hubert Ashman
Sandra Bass
Sue & Ellis Bauman
Joyce Berdal
Angie & Rich Brown
Douglas & Sherry Caves
Ted & Barbara Crabb
Christopher Dolan & Eileen Hannigan
David & Veronica Franchino
John Frautschi
Albert Friedman & Susan Tikalsky
Marc & Eve Galanter
Phillip Gaudette
Dan & Peg Geisler
Dick Goldberg & Lisa Munro
Penny Hubbard
John & Karen Icke
James & Mary Beth Jansen
Phil Kammerer
Robert Keller
Fred Lee & Marjorie Dimaggio
Anne Lucke
Jack Lussier
I.M. Meyer
Christopher Mohar
Jane Pearlmutter & Stephen Scheibel
John Reindl
Glenn Reinl & Sara Krebsbach
Jon & Julie Reneau
William & Leah Sandholm
Joan Schmit
Orange & Dean Schroeder
Catherine & George Tesar
Susan & Robert Titus
Anne Traynor
Karen Wertymer
Cheryl Rosen Weston
Jerry & Enid Weygandt
Hal & Shirley Winsborough
Alex Young & Nancy Pandhi
Theodora Zehner

Patrons

Patrons are individuals who make an Annual Fund gift of $250 to $999.

Anonymous (24)
Gail Ambrosius
Anne Arnesen
John & Betty Batson
Linda Ciofu Baumann
Carolyn Bell & Lincoln Ramirez
Bennett Berson & Rebecca Holmes
Robb & Kathie Besteman
Maurice & Sybil Better
William & Laura Bird
Helen Boley
Joyce Borthwick
Kirk Brown & Lori DiPrete Brown
Lucy Brown
Robert & Pamela Camfield
Doug & Cynthia Carlson
Harry Carnes & Ann Gullickson
Patricia & Dana Chabot
Richard Chandler & Heidi Pankoke
Nancy Ciezki & Diane Kostecke
Mark & Janice Cis
James Clum
Robert Conway
Frank & Mary Ann Cook
Ann Crabb
Romeo Dais
David & Janet Daniel
James & Nancy Dast
Margaret E. (Peg) Davis
Sarah Day
Tom DeChant & Paul Gibler
Loren Denlinger &
Charlene Drumm
Stephan Deutsch & Judith Burstyn
Jocelyn DeWitt & Kurt Riegel
Carla & Michael DiIorio
Nancy Dodge & David Watts
William & Alexandra Dove
James & Jessica Doyle
William & Donna Dusso
Fred & Ivy Edelman
Jane Eisner
Jean Espenshade
Mary Pat Feifarek
Judith Fisher & Mark Allen
Travis Fore
Ken Frazier
Edward & Deidre Frees
Dave Freiburger
Carol Froistad
Bruce Frudden
Mary Gallagher
Deirdre Garton
David & Catherine Gillman
Kurt Goetzka
Charles & Linda Gorchels
Peter & Laura Gottlieb
Barry Guinn
Robert & Jeanne Hamers
Donald Hausch & Joanne Thomson
Ron Heinrich
Cindi Henige
Jane Henning
Duncan Highsmith & Ana Araújo
Mark Hill & Susan Dentinger
Gil & Rachel Hillman
Lois Hindhede
Randy & Becky Hoffman
Grace Homb
Alexandra Huneeus
Thomas & Judi Jacobs
Gail Jobelius
Ann Marie Johnson
Martin Kades
Marisa Kahler
Michelle Kamin
Michael Kanel
Cathy & Tom Kaplan
Amy Kaster
Jesse Kaysen & Nevin Olson
Christopher Kernkamp
Ashley Kerst
Susan Kirkbride
Benjamin & Shannon Kleiber
Tom & Rosemary Kleinheinz
Robert Koehler
Lilah Kowieski
Lois Krantz
Margaret Krecker
Leslie & Kenneth Kudsk
Jim & Polly Kuelbs
Mark Kuether
Karl & Lisa Kurth
Mary Lamar
Elizabeth Lawrence & David Nance
Charles Leadholm &
Jeanne Parus
Florence Lederman
Roma Lenehan
Caroline & Jim Liedtke
Sue & Art Lloyd
Victor Long
Barbara Widder-Lowry &
Paul Lowry
Stewart Macaulay
Eileen & Mary Maher
Nathan & Katie Mahr
Patricia Marshall
Denise Martin
Barbara Marwell
Roderick Matthews &
Marie Sieker
Barbara McCarthy
Nancy A. McGill
Wendy Fearnside &
Bruce Meier
Gilbert Melendrez
William & Diane Mellon
Mark & Joyce Messer
Don & Mary Metz
Tom & Nancy Mohs
John & Betty Moore
Diane Nienow
John & Jane Norman
Evan Norris
Leonard Nosal &
Gretchen Macht
Edward Olsen
Bob O’Neill
Charlotte Otten
Allan Patek
William & Patricia Paul
Helen Horn & Ralph Petersen
Jeanne Pickering
Robert & Kathleen Poi
Susan Preston
Carol Prochaska
Eileen Rabson
Sarah Ramirez
Carolyn Rank
Joseph Ranney &
Rebecca Rice
Roger & Nancy Rathke
W. Charles & Helen Read
Peter Ritz & Carrie
Macklin Ritz
Lorraine & Gary Roberts
James & Jane Roeber
Ron & Cathy Rotter
Sally Rowe & Bill Bauer
Jim & Carol Ruhly
Ann & Paul Rutecki
Tanya Salman
Maxine & Michael Sandretto
Frank Sasse & Mary
Louise Gomez
Marie Schnoes
Jim & Donna Schroeder
John Schroeder
Barbara Schuler
Elmira Schultz
William Schwab &
Leslie Grant
Margaret Schwarze &
Joshua Mezrich
Gail Selk
Silvia Sergenian
Julie Shinnick
Marcia Smith
Florian & Louise Smoczynski
Thomas Sobota
Susan Spiro
Mary & Allan Stegemann
Scott Straub
Mary & Rob Stroud
Dorothy Swennes
Caryl & Robert Terrell
Kathleen Tessmer
John & Carol Toussaint
John & Becky Tradewell
Bruce Tulloch
Daniel & Selma Van Eyck
Marjorie Van Handel
Michael & Jane Voichick
Ela & Robert Waterman
Craig & Kathleen Wehrle
Matt & Haley Weygandt
Paula Wick
Tripp & Nancy Widder
Sharen & Thomas Wilson
Hal & Shirley Winsborough
LeAnne Wintrode
James & Linda Wise
Kathleen Woit
David Wood & Jane Doughty
Al & Dale Wortley
Anne Zellhoefer
Janet Zimmerman

Loyal Friends

Loyal Friends support the foundation by making a donation every year for 10 or more consecutive years.

Anonymous (68)
Sally Acuff
Mildred Albrecht
Richard Amasino & Janice Fullenwider
Michael & Rima Apple
Anne Arnesen
Louis & Sandra Arrington
James Bakken
Tino Balio
Arlene Banoul
Nancy Marshall Bauer
Bernard Bazan
John Bell & Lauren Bern
Lois Bell
John Benton & Lori Grapentine
Peter Berryman & Kristi Seifert
Ghita Bessman
Maurice & Sybil Better
Barbara Bickford
William & Laura Bird
Dennis & Jan Blakeslee
Robert Blank
Donald O. & Barbara L. Boe
Walter & Sandra Borowski
Thomas Boykoff
Wendy Rakower & Warren Buckles
Paul & Suzanne Buckner
Walter Burt & Deborah Cardinal
Ruth Calden
Ian & Joan Carlson
Nancy & Chuck Carpenter
Richard Chandler & Heidi Pankoke
Phillida Charly
Janice Christensen
Dean Clark
James & Mary Clark
Craig & Mary Clemons
James Clum
Frank & Mary Ann Cook
Ralph & Geraldine Cotter
Tracy Cotter
Ted & Barbara Crabb
Kathy Cramer
Bill Cudlipp
L. Beth Cummings
Lois Curtiss
Annette Czarnecki
James & Nancy Dast
Margaret E. (Peg) Davis
Stephen Dembski
Bea & Gene Dewey
Carla & Michael DiIorio
Shirley Dumas
Therese Duranso
Fred & Ivy Edelman
Linda Eisele
Jane Eisner
Romaine & Arlene Ellingson
Brad & Rita Emmert
Jean Espenshade
David & Evelyn Fahrbach
Janet Faulhaber
Hildy Feen
Edith First
Claudia Fischer
Steve & Mary Ann Fix
Kevin Fliege
Milton & Emily Ford
Thurman & Betty Fox
Edward & Deidre Frees
Carol Froistad
Bruce Frudden
Mary Gallagher
Anna Garner-Strickon
Dick Goldberg & Lisa Munro
Ken & Jeanette Golden
James & Laura Good
Beverly & Lawrence Gottlieb
Kevin Gould
Robert Greenler
Marsha & Bruce Gregg
Gay & Mark Gross
Barry Guinn
Shirley Haidinger
Gretchen & Cletus Hansen
Donald Hausch & Joanne Thomson
Ilse & Rudolph Hecht
Rosemary Heitkemper
Simon & Billie Hellerstein
Phyllis Helmer
Jane Henning
Steve Herschleb
Noah & Rosalyn Hershkowitz
Duncan Highsmith & Ana Araújo
Elizabeth Himpsel
Ruth Hind
Judy Hoard & Beth Ringgenberg
Laura & Michael Holt
Carol Holtsapple
Jim & Lucille Hornung
Pharis & Carolyn Horton
Ja-Ja Howe
William & Kathryn Hoyt
Penny Hubbard
James Hudson & Diane Martin
Bill & Marilyn Hurst
Margaret Jensen
Jean Johnson
Lee & Rosemary Jones
Albert Kanner
Lois Karn
Amy Kaster
Murray & Susan Katcher
Paul & Peggy Kent
Marian Kienitz
Judy Kimball
James & Lee Ann Kleeman
Stephen W. & Judie Kleinmaier
Robert Koehler
Lois Komai
Helen Kuntz
Merilyn Kupferberg
Robert & Betsy Lee
Jack & Joyce Leichtenberg
Roma Lenehan
Marvin J. Levy
Jane Lewis & Paul Nelson
Gary Lyons & Jayne Squirrell
Jessica & Scott Mac Naughton
Stewart Macaulay
Arden & Linda Mahlberg
Olvi & Claire Mangasarian
Doris A. Marten
Thomas & Joan Matthews
Lucile McFee
Paul & Jane McGann
Nancy A. McGill
Francis & Kay McGuire
Judith McMahon
Wendy Fearnside &
Bruce Meier
William & Diane Mellon
Tod & Marcia Melotte
Don & Mary Metz
Charles & Sally Miley
Jim & Pat Moore
John & Betty Moore
Jacqueline Mulhern
Peter & Donna Napoleone
Geri Naymick
David Nelson & Brook
Chase Soltvedt
Peg Neuhengen
Chris & Pam Neumann
Gillian & Daniel Nevers
Diane Nienow
Richard Olbrich
Fred & Lynda Paasch
Seymour & Ruth Parter
Donna Paske
Jane Pearlmutter &
Stephen Scheibel
Rick & Marge Pifer
Guy Plunkett III & Joanne
Harper Plunkett
Jay Poster
Sue Poullette
Marsha Cohen & Mike
Pressman
Paul Rabinowitz & Birgit
Christensen
Richard & Mary Ann Reale
Nancy Rebholz
Glenn Reinl & Sara
Krebsbach
Mikhail Reyfman
Fred Risser
Lorraine & Gary Roberts
Delores Robillard
Robert & Constance
Roden
James & Jane Roeber
Kendall & Mary Rouse
Jim & Carol Ruhly
Catherine Runnels
Barbara Ryder
Ruth Saecker
Barbara Samuel
Ruth Saunders
James Schad & Celia Kiela
Orange & Dean Schroeder
Eileen Schroeder
John Schroeder
Betty Schuchardt
Patricia Schulz
William Schwab &
Leslie Grant
Subhra Sengupta
Richard & Natalie Sewell
Marleigh Sheaff
William Sheldon
Joe & Jeanne Silverberg
Tom & Patti Sinclair
Rose Smith
Robert & Suzanne Smith
Charles Smith
Guy & Eileen Somers
Melissa & James Sosman
Richard & Victoria Stauber
Jamie & Joseph Steuer
Elaine Stevens
David & Luanne Storley
Dorothy Swennes
Lori Smetana & Jeffrey
Swiggum
Catherine & George Tesar
Gerald & Priscilla Thain
William H. Thomas
Susan & Robert Titus
Marcia Topel
Barbara A. Trapp
Ruth Tsotsis
Elizabeth Tuttle
Daniel & Selma Van Eyck
Marjorie Van Handel
Ray & Susan Vanderby
Walter & Diane
Vandervest
Paul & Jackie Vastola
John Voegeli & Jean
Roberts
Michael & Jane Voichick
Charles Waity
James & Rita Weiland
Lee Weiss
Whisenant Family
Tripp & Nancy Widder
Patricia Wilker
Barbara Williams
Jeff Wilton & Ann O’Brien
Rob & Emily Wixson
Larry & Donna Wold
Barbara Wolfe
John & Nancy Woods
Rolf & Susan Wulfsberg
Dean & Lauren Rosen
Yeazel
M. Crawford Young
Robert Zank
Janice Zmrazek

Silas Pinney Society

The Silas Pinney Society honors those who make planned gifts to the foundation. Named after the mayor credited with founding Madison’s first library in 1875, the society recognizes all forms of planned giving, from estate proceeds to life insurance gifts.

Anonymous (2)
Beverly Brager*
James W. Cain* & Miriam
F. Simmons
Thomas A. DeChant
Norma Denbrook
Ellen M. Esser*
Richard H. Goldberg
Leo J. Groth*
Edyth L. Harb*
Patricia R. Jacobson*
Susan C. Jensen
Roland J. Krogstad
Barbara L. Leuthner
Lorraine Heise Trust
Nancy A. McGill
Alvin* & Ruth Mohaupt
Porter O’Neill
Robert Ritger*
Helen Rupp*
Barbara Samuel
Ellyn M. Satter
Carol Schroeder
Melissa C. Selinger
Elizabeth L. Shema*
Stephanie J. Smith
Richard Sweet*
Susan & Robert Titus
Linda S. VandenBerg*
Tripp Widder
Kathleen Woit
Frances K. Wood*
Rose A. Zerwick*
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