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Named Best in the Red River Valley in SIX Categories!

Bethany Senior of the Year Nominees Named!

By August 24, 2023Blog, News

Fourteen area seniors have been nominated for the 2023 Senior of the Year Award. The Senior of the Year Awards Dinner will take place on Thursday, September 21, at the Hilton Garden Inn in Fargo. A Social begins at 5:30 and the Dinner and Program at 6:30.

Nominees this year include Keith Aakre, Jackie Anderson, Joan Bachman, John Bartholomay, Karene Churchill, Steve Hubbard, Joan Justesen, James Kelley, Frank Lenzmeier, Prakash Mathew, Lana Rakow, Linda Sande, Del Rae Williams, and Raymond Zajac.

Bethany Retirement Living has been hosting the annual Senior of the Year (SOTY) program since 2010. Senior of the Year recognizes those aged 65 and over who have made an outstanding contribution to enrich the social, cultural or civic life of our community. Categories for SOTY awards include Business Person, Community Involvement, Education/Arts, Faith, and Healthcare/Wellness.

For additional information or for tickets to the awards dinner, contact Grant Richardson at 701.478.8910 or