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St. Rose honors associates for their years of service
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Two administrators at St. Rose Ambulatory & Surgery Center recognize employees at a recent reception. Front row from left to right are: Jennifer Wood, 5 years at St. Rose; Dave Brabander, 40 years; Leanne Irsik, St. Rose senior vice president; Joyce Beadles-Fry, 45 years; and Verna Byerly, 15 years. Back row from left to right are: Kathy Morrison, human resources executive director; Elaine Schneider, 15 years; Jared Smith, 5 years; Phil Kirmer, 30 years; Marianne Krallman, 35 years; and Lori Hammeke, 15 years. - photo by COURTESY PHOTO

            St. Rose Ambulatory & Surgery Center employees were recently recognized for their longevity at the facility’s Annual Associate Awards reception.

          “We hope the community will congratulate all our valuable associates,” said Mark Mingenback, director of marketing and business strategy. “Their loyalty is impressive and we appreciate their service to St. Rose and the community. They have our heartfelt gratitude and we ask God to bless them.”

          Honorees not pictured in the accompanying photo are: Susan deWeese, Sara Shaw, April Myers, Gloria Myers, Charise Oelger, Pamela Ackley and Lori Lowe, all for 5 years of service; Daran Frevert and Karen Stewart, 10 years; Barbara Davenport, 15 years; Bonita Jamieson and Debra Krier, 20 years; Debra Panning, 25 years; and Catherine Huber, 30 years.

          “Each person brings special talents to the job,” Mingenback said. “They can take credit for being part of a professional team that delivers quality health care to central Kansans.”

          St. Rose is part of Centura Health, which connects individuals and families across western Kansas and Colorado with more than 6,000 physicians, 15 hospitals, seven senior-living communities, physician practices and clinics, and home-care and hospice services.