Ohio Light Opera Donors

7/17/2021 – 8/20/2021

We are grateful to all OLO donors who have given to the annual fund both for operational budget support and during our postponed season time period.

2021 DONOR LIST

LORD CHANCELLOR  ($10,000 and above)
Clarence & Connie Drennon
Norman Keller
Michael & Nan Miller
Laurence Muenter  
Norma Ennen Murray & Robert Murray  
Ambassador John Ong

MIKADO  ($5,000 – $9,999)
Brad Bennett
Ron & Prue Holtman
Mr. & Mrs. Robert Hooker
David Knapp
Cynthia Knight
J.D. & Arlene Milliken
Sara L. Patton

SORCERERS   ($2,500-$4,999)
Heuer Foundation
Jean Wingate

PIRATE KING   ($1,250-$2,499)
Evan & Terry Buck
Robert & Virginia Cassady
Eugene Cox
John & Lee Ann Eyre
Marvin Fletcher
Stephen & Nancy McGraw Gfell, in memory of William R. & Barbara Ward McGraw
Stan & Diane Hales, in memory of Lois Freedlander
Bruce Kinsel
Jean Knorr & Family, in memory of Frank L. Knorr
Dick & Mimi Lewellen
Dwight & Christina McCawley
Julie Mennes, in memory of David Mennes
Gordon Musch
John Schambach
Drs. Jeff Perkins & Mary Stockton
Sheldon & Rebecca Taft
Andrea Traubner, in memory of Richard Traubner
Mary Renkert Wendling
Dr. Lynn & Cyndy Willett

ENGLISHMAN  ($600-$1,249)
Anonymous
Michele Anderson, in memory of Elsa Anderson
Bob Baer & Judy Cohen-Baer
Linda Betzer
Mr. & Mrs. Brian Bishop
G. Dann Chamberlin
Joel Cohen
Joe & Mary Dulle
Owen Faut
William & Claudette Finke
Ann Fox
Karen Goshen  
Robert Goss, in memory of Margaret Goss
Glen & Lisa Grumbling
Gary Nemeth & Gail Jones-Nemeth
Thomas Jorgensen
Michael & Linda Kennedy
Penny Kinter, in memory of Michael Kinter
Stanley Kronenberger
Anne Kurth
Joan Long
Anne E. Carey & W. Berry Lyons
Judy Mallonn
Stephen Miles,in memory of Karl Warner
Judith Milhous
Bill & Jane Miller
Jane Noble, in memory of Allen G. Noble
Jonathan F. Orser
David Porter
Stanley Ransom
Susan & Peter Roberts
Robert Rosenow
Sanford & Marion Schwartz
Suzette Shelmire
Talia Starr
Lowell & Janice Steinbrenner
Carol Stewart, in memory of Larry L. Stewart
Timothy Strope
Philip Taylor
John & Linda Zimmermann

PEER OR PERI  ($350-$599)
James & Mary Abbott
Kenneth Ackerman
Mr. & Mrs. Julius Amling
Robert Anderson
Anonymous
Bill & Pauline Bittner
Robert & Constance Bouchard
Robert Burger
Len & Sharon Bussard
Tim Crump
Dr. & Mrs. J. Randall Dennison
Tim Fair
Eric Friedenthal & Felicity Biel
Mary Ann Grumbling
Hudson Community Foundation, for support
Brad & Carol Lerch
Richard LeSueur
Oliver & Pat Lugibihl
Dawn McCaghy, in memory of Charles H. McCaghy
Dr. Floyd McKinney
Roy & Cindy Moore
Laura Motter
Clark & Joyce Neill
Linn & Jo Ann Raney
Dan Rothermel & Michael Hairston
Kalina & Isaiah Schloneger, in memory of Tori Bowers
Nancy Shaw
Lloyd Snyder
Noreen Somrak  
Jean Soper
Mr. & Mrs. Vernon Sponseller
John and Phyllis Strine
Ken & Pat Suchan
Dr. & Mrs. David Thompson
Bonnie Thurston
Grace Tompos
Luisa & David Westfall, in memory of our parents
Douglas J. Whaley
David Wolfe
Judy Young

YEOMAN  ($250-$349)
Anonymous
Kathleen Arendt
Greg & Linda Barbu
Dr. Andrew & Ilze Bekeny
Mike & Judy Berliner
Carol Binkowski
Martha Blachly-Cross
Scott Boulanger
Heman & Joyce Bredenbeck, in memory of Rudolph Bredenbeck
Roy Burgess, in honor of Kathy Kapp
Bill & Janet Burkholder
Dr. Daniel Calhoun
Alan Crittenden
Marian Cropp, in memory of William R. McGraw
Paul & Ruth Crowley
Bob & Mary Crumm
Lon & Leslee Deckard
Sarah Douglas
Howard & Terry Epstein
Kurt Erichsen
William Fenner
Richard Figge, in memory of Clare Adel Schreiber
Phyllis Gallo
Richard Gordon
Tom & Catherine Graves,in memory of Frank Knorr
William & Sara Grenus
Martha Hancock
Leroy & Ruth Haynes
L. Lee Helsby
Evelyn Howell
Frank & Doreen Hund
Edward & Pamela Jajko
Coburn Johnson
Chere Kilbane
Mary Knox
Anne Martin
Catherine McGraw
Betty McNutt
Gregory Mersol
Elizabeth Mitchell, in memory of Joan Strope
Lynn Moomaw
Dr. & Mrs. Paul Morton
Mr. & Mrs. Jeffrey Nicholls
Kenneth & Mary Lou Nuzum
Kay Parthemore
Joanna Ruegsegger
Stanley & Kim Robinson
Mr. & Mrs. Byron Rose
Dianne Sattinger
John Schmid
Ken & Rita Schuesselin
Rose Ella Sears
Michael Seider
Dr. Daniel Soltis
C. John Sommerville
Arthur Swygard
Catherine Taras
J. Lynn & Adelia Thompson
Akron Community Foundation, for support
Larry Wallerstein
Mr. & Mrs. Charles Weller
Linda Wilcox

FLOWER OF PROGRESS  ($125-$249)
Bernardine Akkerman
Lucy Amsbaugh
Steve & Lisa Armstrong
Mr. & Mrs. Jack Balogh
Barbara Barna
Deborah Barnbaum
Mark Beckler
Carol Beckwith
Wayne Beimesch
Paul Bennett
Dorothy & Tom Bier
Trinity United Methodist Church of Columbus
Vikki Briggs
Drs. Glenn & Jeanette Brown
Nancy Burcham
Susannah Cherney
Wanda Christopher-Finn, in memory of Charles F. Finn
Dick & Lois Clemmer
Wendell & Ruth Cole
William Colley
Peter Danford
Harry Davis
Galen & Mary Lou DeVriendt
Dr. Donald Dregalla
Joyce Drotos
Dee Durbin
Jean Durkalski
Howard Eagle, in memory of Geri Sherman
Anthony & Sarah Efremoff
David & Marilyn Elk
Mary Emery
Barbara Evans, in memory of Mark B. Evans
Bob & Lori Everett
William Faley
Roland Foliart
Janice Fox
Bill Freeh
Mary Fried
Dick Fryman
Michael & Mary Fulton
Connie Garg
Raimund Goerler
Richard Gordon
Robert & Vickie Groenke
Scott Hamed
Helen Hanselman
Patricia Harrell
Mr.& Mrs. Sidney Hastings
Linda Heath
Robert Hecht
Malinda Heineking, in memory of Janice M. Ladd
Lloyd Heldt
Douglas & Suzanne Hicks
Susan Hodge
Ms. Katherine Hull
Don Hurd, in memory of Karl R. Warner
Cheryl Jackson
Kathryn Jakes
Thomas Jorgensen
Dr. Dianne Kauffman
Louise Keating
Douglas Kellerman
Mary Kienapple
John & Carolyn Kneisly
Suzanne Kosacheff
Dr. Steven & Carolyn Kuerbitz
Charles & Connie Lepold
Kenneth Levin
Jeanne Lewellen, in memory of Buck Lewellen ’71
Elliot & Carol Liggett
Dorothy Loreth
Dr. Arthur Marshall
Carol McDaid
Frances Storey Mendler
Richard & Karen Middaugh
Marc Miller
Michael & Nan Miller, in memory of Geri Sherman
Michael & Nan Miller, in memory of William R. McGraw
Mark & Beth Ann Mitchell, in memory of Diane Yates
Jay Moldovanyi
Robert & Jane Moore
Marion Moser, in memory of Virginia Moser
Dr. Eric Myers
Dr. Thomas Norton-Smith
Steven Osterhout
Donna Overholt
Susan Palmieri
Marylyn Park
James & Celeste Parsons
Pam Peterman
Joanne Poderis
David Pozorski, in honor of Pozorski/Romanski Giving Fund
Betty Raber, in memory of John W. Raber
Patricia Radigan
James Rauf
Cathy Woodward & Kevin Reeks
Glenn & Sue Reese
Denise Riley
Patricia Rodgers
Nicholette Rogers
Frances Russo-Baron, in honor of Brad Baron
Chris Saylor
Suzette Shelmire, in honor of John Schuesselin
Jack Shepherd
John & Sondra Siegenthaler
James Smith
Kent & Judy Smith
Robert L. Smith
Randall Snure
Jeff Wanser & Linda Spear
Alan Steffen
Blake Stone
Delmar Stranger
Eugene Swinnerton
Joseph Tatnall
Juanita Taylor
Steven & Allison Thompson
William Turner
Dr. Mary Turzilo
Thomas Vandeneynden
Susan & Frederick Vierow
Margery Wadness
Catherine Wagner
Dr.& Mrs H. Reid Wagstaff
Robert Weppler
Dr. John & Dorothy Whittenberger
Craig & Karen Wilde
Sue Wolf
Elizabeth Young
Harry & Kathy Zink

LESS THAN FLOWER (Below $125)
Michael Acree
David & Sharon Andersen
Edward Andrews
Gary Arnold
Robert Banashek
Joseph Batcha
Helen Bauer
Donald Beane
S. David Berry
Holly Boreman
John Bower
John & Marilyn Briggs
David Brittain
Thomas & Mary Brooks, in memory of Harold “Gill” Gilliland
David Bryenton
Victor Ceicys
Dr. John Cole
Peter & Angela Corbett
Georgianne Czerniak
Mrs. Susan Delahanty
Joan Delahay
Juanita Downey
Lois & Edward Dressel
Delmar Drier
Dana Durr
Mr. & Mrs. William Edgerton
Katherine Eickmann
Andrew & Sheila Elbogen
Mr. & Mrs. Thomas Elliott
Charles Faiman, in memory Bitsy Loewenstein
John Federer
Amy Federman
David Ferree, in memory of John Schmid
John Finn
Larry Foland
Patricia Foote
Patricia Foradori
Janet & James Gallander, in memory of John Schmid
Dr. & Mrs. W. David Gemmill
Richard Gercken
Larry Gillis
David Gitterman
Ms. Margaret Glenn
Steven Goldstein
Mike & Sandy Gordon, in memory of Shamaa Burley
Mr. & Mrs. Ralph Graner
Bernard & Judith Greenspan, in memory of Geri Sherman
Stuart Grigg
John Gross
Lucile Gubbins
Greg Hager
Rick Hamilton
William & Judith Harmon
Robert Harris
Don Hauptman
Jane Healy
Dawn Heller
Ann Hessman
Joyce Hoffer
Stephen Hill
Barb Hoffmann
Elizabeth Holscher
Ron & Prue Holtman, in memory of William R. McGraw
George (Doug) & Joan Hoover
David Hunter
Kathryn Jakes
John & Elizabeth Jarvey
Mace Justice, in memory of Willis B. Snell
David Kanzeg
Allan Kazdan
Dr. & Mrs. C.  William Keck
Sue Lackman, in memory of John Schmid
Lydia Lamcha
Daniel & Sheila Lavine, in memory of Geri Sherman
Steve & Kay Layten
Fausto Lazo
Janet Lees
Freda Lehman
Dick & Mimi Lewellen, in memory of William R. McGraw, in honor of Laura Neill
Dick & Mimi Lewellen, in memory of Lois Freedlander
Dick & Mimi Lewellen, in memory of Bitsy Lowenstein
Dr. Geoffrey Lewis
Valerie Lippert
Debra Lombard
Helen & Jim Louttit
Frank Mahne
Main Street Wooster
Michelle Manzo
Thomas Marks
Richard Martin
W. Peter Marwede
Charles Mason
Marie & Gary McMillen, in memory of Leonarda Kawalec
Keith & Alison Miles
Jacqueline Miles
Virginia Minick
William Mitchell
Patsy & Jeff Mogush, in honor of Abby Schneck
Rebecca Moore
Gordon Musch, in memory of Bitsy Lowenstein
Gordon Musch, in memory of William R. McGraw
David Nachman
Marilyn Nudelman
OSU Dept. of Horticulture & Crop Science, in memory of John Schmid
David Ann Olszewski
Mr. Jan Opalach
Jurgen Pape
Steven Pastor
James Patton
Sara L. Patton, in memory of Bitsy Loewenstein
PNC Wealth Management, in memory of Lois Freedlander
Mr. & Mrs. Donald Poyer
Dr. & Mrs. Taylor Prewitt, in memory of Bitsy Loewenstein
Susan & Larry Rakow
Frank Rasmussen
Gordon Rasmussen
Sally-Anne Robbins
Dr. Michael Salkind
H. G. & Barbara Sawyer, in memory of Roger Scott Simmons
Mary Carolyn Sawyer, in memory of Bitsy Lowenstein
Janice Schenk
Dr.& Mrs. Steve Schildcrout
David & Barbara Schultz, in memory of Carolyn June Gifford
Josephine Scipione
Irving Selsley
Arthur Seltzer, in memory of Ida Seltzer
Barbara Sharp
Danielle Shepherd
Mark Shalonis
Jane Shilling
Ruth Siegfried
David Smith
Denis & Kristina Smith
Lowell & Janice Steinbrenner, in memory of Bitsy Lowenstein
Richard Steward
Sarah Taylor
Flaming River Art
Mitchell & Nancy Thiel
Larry & Carol Thompson
Robert & Maryanne Trausch
Mary Travers
Martina Veigl
Jean Waller
Shannon Waller
Paul Warzinski
Darla Webster
Thomas Weil
Jill Weinthal, in memory of Geri Sherman
Mary Ann Wellington, in memory of Bitsy Lowenstein
Jorene Whitney
Robert Williams
Elizabeth Wilson, in memory of John Schmid
Phyllis Woods

2021 MEMORIAL GIFTS

In Memory of Lois Freedlander
Stan & Diane Hales
The Henthorne Family
Bob & Elizabeth Hooker
Lucy Kaber
Jim & Linda Kirchofer
Dick & Mimi Lewellen
PNC Wealth Management

In Memory of Bitsy Loewenstein
Charles Faiman
Dick & Mimi Lewellen
Gordon Musch
Sara L. Patton
Dr. & Mrs. Taylor Prewitt
Mary Carolyn Sawyer
Lowell & Janice Steinbrenner
Mary Ann Wellington

In Memory of William R. McGraw
Marian Cropp
Stephen & Nancy McGraw Gfells
Ron & Prue Holtman
Bob & Elizabeth Hooker
Dick & Mimi Lewellen
Michael & Nan Miller
Gordon Musch

In Memory of Geri Sherman
Howard Eagle
Bernard & Judith Greenspan
Daniel & Sheila Levine
Michael & Nan Miller
Jill Weinthal

In Memory of Karl R.Warner
Don Hurd
Stephen Miles
In Memory of John Schmid
David Ferree
Janet & James Gallander
Sue Lackman
OSU Dept. of Horticulture & Crop Science
Elizabeth Wilson