Donor Story

Lee Bird Finds a Fit in Emergency Situations

July 1, 2024

The Emergency Room is one of those places most people do their best to avoid. We take precautions and go to any length necessary to keep ourselves outside of those…

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A Lasting Legacy: The Ramakumars

January 17, 2024

Dr. Ramachandra and Mrs. Gokula Ramakumar are native to India but have called Stillwater home since 1967. The Ramakumars raised their two children here and have remained a part of…

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Biff + Sue Horrocks | The Little Star Room

September 8, 2023

Two of their children were away at college. Their youngest was in 7th grade. And everything was about to change… In 1998, Biff and Sue Horrocks took a leap of…

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Family of Walter Lee and Esther Honska Make Gift to Update Hospital Conference Room

June 26, 2023

It’s a household name around Stillwater Medical. Not only was he a beloved physician for 33 years, but his healthcare colleagues also deeply respected and admired him. Dr. Walter Lee…

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Bill & Kelly Arrington Announce Scholarship

June 20, 2023

It was June 1, 1977 when Bill Arrington began his career as a pharmacist at Stillwater Medical Center. He has seen the hospital grow and change over the past 46…

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Williams Family Gives $25,000 to SMF for Dietetics Endowed Scholarship

May 23, 2023

The saying goes, “You are what you eat”. For Cecelia Williams, balance was key. As dietician at Stillwater Medical for over 20 years, Cecelia dedicated her career to elevating nutrition…

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NICU Life: Baby Kennedy’s Story

November 3, 2022

by Michal Shaw Earlier this year Kim and Trey Lester, of Stillwater, were anxiously awaiting the delivery of their third baby girl, Kennedy Reese. Kennedy was due the end of…

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October 4, 2022

by Catie MacDonald Our story begins as we were anticipating the arrival of our longingly wished-for, fervently prayed-for firstborn child. We basked in the glow of an uneventful, healthy pregnancy,…

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Angel Revealed

May 17, 2021

We’ve shared the story about our anonymous angel donor in the past. Thanks to her son, Drew, we are now able to share Joeanne Hamilton’s identity with everyone. Beau Simmons…

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