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Remember Loved Ones with Holiday Lights at Decatur Memorial Hospital

Tuesday November, 27th 2018

One LightNov. 27, 2018…Decatur, Ill…Remember your loved one with a holiday light at Decatur Memorial Hospital. For each $10 donation, a light will be designated to shine at DMH through the holiday season outside Barnes Lobby. You will also receive a remembrance card with your loved one’s name written in calligraphy as a keepsake.

Since 1990, the hospital’s landscaping glows with hundreds of white lights; each shining light symbolizing the life of a loved one both past and present.

On Thursday, Nov. 29, at 5:30 p.m., in Barnes Lobby at Decatur Memorial Hospital, Decatur Memorial Foundation will host One Light to Remember, a lighting ceremony to commemorate and honor loved ones. The event begins with performances by Millikin University’s A Cappella Choir, and First Presbyterian Church Bells on Wheels Hand Bell Choir, and the Millikin University Children’s Choir Program performing in Barnes Lobby. Following the reception and entertainment, there will be a lighting ceremony, which will include holiday carols.

To remember your loved one with a light, call Decatur Memorial Foundation, at 217-876-2105 or register online.

Decatur Memorial Hospital (DMH), located in Decatur, Ill., is a 300 bed, not-for-profit, community hospital that has been providing medical care since 1916 for the residents of Central Illinois. Today, DMH has nearly 2,300 dedicated employees, 300 physicians, and is a designated Level II Trauma Center. DMH has been recognized nine years as a 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospital from IBM Watson Health.