Thank You

This three-paneled glass display recognizing donors to the Imagine Tomorrow campaign was installed over the summer in the living room of the David Park House.

The following donors gave or pledged at least $10,000 to the five-year Imagine Tomorrow fundraising campaign that concluded June 30:



Joseph and Jan Lueken/
The Joseph and Janice Lueken Family Foundation


Jeffrey P. Busse*

Irvin and Kay Engebretson*

Bruce and Mary Jo Falk*

Robin Kelleher*

Michael and Tracy Roberge

Sanford Health



Dr. M. James and Nancy Bensen*

Dr. Joseph and Jenifer Carson*

The George W. Neilson Foundation

Keith and Maria Johanneson/
Johanneson’s, Inc.

Sam and Peggy Johnson

Elwood and Jean Largis*


Wayne and Beverly Thorson

Robert and Sherry Young*


Jody Bisson*

First National Bank Bemidji

Doug and Sue Fredrickson/
Big Oaks Foundation

Kathryn Hamm Estate

Susan Marvin and Keith Schwartzwald

Mary Mushel Estate

David and Brenda Odegaard

David and Dianne Parnow*

Paul Bunyan Communications

Trudy and Kevin Rautio

Steve and Lauren Vogt

Jeff and Christel Wallin*


Ron Batchelder

Randy and Marlene Bowen*

Lloyd and Kathryn Bradfield*

Dr. Donald and Petra DeKrey

Dondelinger GM

Kirk and Penny Gregg/Gregg Family
Charitable Fund

Linda Hanson*

Paul and Tammi Hedtke/Hedtke Family Trust*

Dr. Ruth Howe and Merril Thiel*

John and Delphine Jacobsen

Christine Janda Estate

Justin and Jessica Klander*

Kraus-Anderson Construction Company – North

Joan Kriegler Estate

John W. Marvin

Dr. Thomas and Mary Moberg*

David and Kim Ramsey*

Carol A. Russell*

Security Bank USA

Richard and Joyce Siegert/Edgewater
Group/Hampton Inn & Suites

David and Kathryn Sorensen

Duane and Celeste Sperl*

Maurice and Lorna Sullivan*

Michael & Melanie (Malterud) Teems*

Moses and Angela Tsang

Floyd Tweten*

Robert and Jeanette Welle

Tom and Paulette Welle*


Bank Forward

Dr. Elaine Bohanon

Muriel Copp

Kenneth P. and Mary Erickson

Dr. Lowell and Ardis Gillett

Dr. Richard and Dianne Hanson   

Dr. Annie B. Henry

Paul and Lynn Hunt

Kopp Family Foundation

Leech Lake Gaming Division

Margaret Listberger Estate

LeRoy Maas

Gary and Ruth McBride

Kathryn and Donald Mertz*

Nash Finch Company

Dr. Darby and Geraldine Nelson

Pinnacle Publishing LLC

Dr. Joanne Provo*

Dr. Tom and Sandra Richard*

Pamela Fladeland Rodriguez

Lowell and Lois Sorenson*

Michael and Melinda Spry*

George and Sandra Thelen

TruStar Federal Credit Union

Mervin “Sock” Wagner Estate

E. Joseph and Jane Welle


Ahmann Family Foundation

Dr. Wilfred and Mary Lou Antell

Trent and Beth Baalke

Jeffrey and Kathy Baumgartner

Julie and Scott Becker

Dr. Thomas Beech

The Bernick Companies

Big North Distributing, Inc.

Bob Lowth Ford, Inc.

Bradley Borkhuis

David and Stormi Brown

Joan Campbell Anderson and
David Anderson*

Dr. Dale and Joanne Carlson*

Dr. Jason and Angela Caron

Steve Carter, Jr./Corner Bar of Bemidji, Inc.

Cynthia and James Cashman*

Lorraine Cecil

Dr. Michael and Noel Clay

Clem’s Hardware Hank

Coca-Cola Bottling Company of Bemidji, Inc.

Corner Sports, Inc.


Deerwood Bank

DeLaHunt Broadcasting

Deloitte Foundation

Joe and Karen Dunn

Steve and Susan Engel*

Federated Insurance

Robert and Yvonne Siats-Fiskum

Dr. Jeremy and Megan Fogelson

George and Joann Gardner

Mildred Gjertson

Joseph and Patricia Grabowski

Anthony Gramer


Paul and Paige Hanson

Thomas and Joanne Heaviland

Terry and Cindy Holter

Xihao Hu

The Idea Circle, Inc.

Imation Corporation

Dr. Johannas Jordan*

Judy and Alan Killian

John G. Kittleson

Norman Kramer*

Dale and Michelle Ladig

Glen and Theresa Lindseth*

Miller McDonald, Inc.

Jon and Debra McTaggart

Minnesota Society of Certified
Public Accountants

Judy Nelson

Alan Korpi and Martha Nelson

Norbord Minnesota

Dr. Lee Norman

North Country Business Products

Northern Aggregate, Inc.

Otter Tail Power Company

Edward and Marla Patrias

Robert and Mary Lou Peters*

Qualcomm Incorporated

Steven and Robyn Seide

Tom and Cindy Serratore

Skyline Exhibits

State Farm Companies Foundation

Super 8 Motel

Dr. Martin and LaRae Tadlock

Terri and Tim Traudt

Dr. Ken Traxler*

Nancy and Richard Vyskocil*

Paula J. Welte*

Richard and Judith Werner

Harvey and Loris Westrom

Bob Whelan and Mary Splady/
Whelan Properties

Robert and DeAnn Zavoral

Zetah Construction, Inc.


Ace on the Lake

Charles Aldrich*

Boris and Caroline Andrican

Fred and Marie Baker

Baratto Brothers Construction

Bear Creek Energy

Dr. Richard and Josephine Beitzel

Bemidji Chrysler Center

Kermit and Sandy Bensen

Terry and Gail Bergum

Best of Bemidji Quarterly Magazine

Big Horn Financial Services LLC

Blandin Foundation

Daniel and Midge Boettger

Robert and Lisa Bollinger

Howard and Rebecca Borden

Bonnie Bredenberg

Gurnee K. Bridgman*

Patrick Brown

BSU Dining Services/ARAMARK

Louis Buron Jr.

Carlson Family Foundation

Dr. Almond and Shalyn Clark/
Al A. Clark Insurance
Agency/Al Clark’s Formula 4 Success

D & T Landscaping, Inc.

James and Jana Dewar

Dickson Enterprises, Inc.

Herb and Lynn Doran

Gregory Droba

Shaina and Shawn Dudley

Enbridge Energy Company, Inc.

Drs. Gary and Nancy Erickson

The GE Foundation

General Mills Foundation

Dr. Muriel Gilman

Paul and Kathy Godlewski

Dr. Colleen Greer and Dr. Debra Peterson

Robert and Susan Griggs

Keith Gunderson

Richard and Sheridan Hafdal

Luther and Diann Hanson*

Steven Pelphrey and Ann Haugo

Gary and Diane Hazelton

John Heneman

Hill’s Plumbing and Heating

Hobart Laboratories, Inc.

Pamela Hovland

Image Photography and Framing


InFaith Community Foundation

Myriam Ivers

Richard and Sheri Jahner

Paul and Sarah Jensen

Edwin and Myra Johnson

Jeremiah Johnson

Rich and Meredith Kehoe

Jeffrey Kemink

Krigbaum and Jones, Ltd.

Lois M. Kruger Estate

Lake Region Bone and Joint Surgeons

Douglas and Renee Leif

LePier Oil Company

Lime Valley Advertising, Inc.

William and Jodi Maki

Susan Marcucci

Dr. Keith Marek

Marvin Windows and Doors

Douglas and Mary Mason

Betsy McDowell

James McElmury

Michael McKinley and Deborah Grabrian

Neil McMurrin

Dr. Thomas and Marilyn Miller

The Minneapolis Foundation

Peter and Bonnie Nelson

Northwest Minnesota Foundation

Northwestern Surveying & Engineering, Inc.

Marc and Kay Olson

Douglas Onan

Royal and Diane Orser

Joel and Kary Otto

John and Lori Paris

Paul Bunyan Broadcasting

Paul Bunyan Broadcasting HBI

The Pioneer/Advertiser

Drs. Jon and Patricia Quistgaard*

Dr. Roger, Dixie and Amy Rasmussen

Roger and Arlene Reierson

William and Lainey Rodgers

Dr. Patricia Rosenbrock*

Ross Lewis Sign Company

RP Broadcasting, Inc.


Drs. Samuel and Sara Sant

John and Charlotte Schullo

Lee Scotland, DDS

John and Mary Seamans

Securian Foundation

Dr. Mark Shanfeld

Mark and Patricia Shough

St. Joseph’s Area Health Services

Jack and Marie St. Martin/The Jack and
Marie St. Martin Family Foundation*

Dr. Bruce and Shari Sutor

Eugene and Sue Teigland/
Bemidji Sports Centre/
Ground Round

Dr. Romola Thorbeck

Tri-State Manufacturers’ Association

TruStar Federal Credit Union

Dr. Benjamin and Mrs. Janet Tsang

Dr. James and Diane Tuorila*

Verizon Foundation

Austin and Paula Wallestad

Robert and Patricia Walrath

Wells Fargo Educational Matching
Gift Program

Wells Fargo Bank N.A.

* Includes Estate Gift