Letter: Family thanks sponsors of ‘Christmas in July Golf Fundraiser’

To the Editor:

The “Christmas in July Golf Fundraiser” in memory of Staci Blythe occurred on Saturday, July 18, with an exciting win for her brother Dusty Blythe and his team consisting of Bert Roeth, Clint Mohler, and Alex Hague. A playoff hole was need to crown the winners, making it a very memorable finish. It was a fitting ending for the 10th years of this fundraiser. The team that forced a playoff consisted of Clark Manson, Tom Manson, Ashley Lear, and Jordan Lear.

The Blythe family and all the kids who will benefit from this event want to thank the following supporters.

The tournament sponsors were Greenview Calvary Tabernacle, Davis Meats, Dr. Victor Kim DDS, and Dr. Scott Swabb Primary Care Internists, Inc.

The hole sponsors were Lester and Cynthia Stacy, Alex and Whitney Hague, Bobby Floyd, Ralph Wood, Marshall’s Shell, in Memory of Dr. William Barnhart, Lawrence and Melodie Huffman, Chuck Beeman and family, Janice Meyer, John and Pam Hitchcock, James and family, Martin and family, Vicki and Gary Wackler, Tim and Dixie Davis, Ted and Kris Davis, Jason and Ashley Meyer, Jordan and Ashley Lear, Scott and Linda Gephart, Covington Dental, Marshall’s Bridgestone, the Bobby Phyllis family, Mary Sargent, Grandma Hughes, Aunt Jean Jean and Uncle Larry, Duh, Ash, Lew, and P, Brennen and Kate Randquist and family, Moore Funeral Home, John and Marjorie Mutzner, the Finfrock Wackler family, Scott and Jodi Swabb, G.L. Contractors, Allen and Sandra Davis, Jarod Meyer, Dr. Henry Berger DDS, the Hatchers, the Reiserts, the Cunninghams, Arabella, Brian and Penny Diltz, All For You Salon, Dave and Mindy Tobias, and the Blythe family.

A special thanks goes to Kelly and the Stillwater Valley Golf Club for hosting this event and for their hardwork to help make this event successful.

We sincerely thank the Miami Valley Today newspaper, along with Alex Moore, for all their effort in announcing this event.

We also want to thank all the golfers and volunteers who help make it possible to put a smile on an unknown child’s face on Christmas, which was important to Staci.

A special heart-filled thanks goes to Staci’s brother Dusty and his family.

On behalf of Staci, the Blythe family, all the kids who will benefit from this event, a heart-filled thank you and God bless.

— The Blythe family