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Donation bringing comfort, warmth to dialysis patients

Posted: Tuesday, Oct 9th, 2012

Dialysis Nurse Dora Jensen wraps patient Juel Berdahl of Brookings in a fresh blanket from the new blanket warmer donated by Dick and Theanne Peterson in memory of lifelong Brookings resident John Gustafson. Brookings Health System photo

• Blanket warmer given in memory of John Gustafson

BROOKINGS – Friends and family of John H. Gustafson gathered in the kidney dialysis waiting room at Brookings Health System recently to recognize a gift presented in Gustafson’s memory.

A lifelong Brookings resident and business leader, Gustafson died March 25 at age 60.

Dick and Theanne Peterson, friends of Gustafson, donated funds to Brookings Health System Foundation to purchase a blanket warmer for the kidney dialysis unit housed in the Brookings hospital and operated by Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center.

For the complete article see the 10-09-2012 issue.

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