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Hats Off to Mothers

Tipping Our Hats
The Hats Off to Mothers Luncheon was held recently to honor 10 mothers from Our Town who have the remarkable ability to balance family life, personal achievement and civic engagement. Patricia Scott served as the chairman.

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Engagement

Congratulations Elizabeth & Loren!
Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Emerson Lewis II of Prairie Village are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Elizabeth Anne Lewis, to Loren Joseph Schieber, the son of Janice Meyer Schieber of Roeland Park and William Leonard Schieber of Olathe. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Stewart McKie of Prairie Village and the late Dr. and Mrs. Revis Clifton Lewis. Elizabeth is a graduate of Shawnee Mission East High School.

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Friends Forever

Lifetime Moments
Brendan McCann, Anthony Mendolia, Jr., Spencer Porshe, Teddy Hauptmann, and Connor Prochnow have been friends since kindergarten at St. Paul’s. The boys will graduate next year from Rockhurst High School. 
Also featured in the June 29th issue of The Independent

Brendan McCann, Anthony Mendolia, Jr., Spencer Porshe, and Teddy Hauptmann, received their senior rings at the Junior Leadership Mass Ceremony.

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Man & Woman of the Year

Grand Finale
Congratulations to the 23 candidates of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Man & Woman of the Year Grand Finale, which took place at the Kansas City Marriott Downtown on May 23rd. Carey Morrison and Anna Dudenhoeffer Simpson were named the 2013 Man & Woman of the Year. Anna Braukmann Raccuglia was the chairman. 
Also featured in the June 29th issue of The Independent 
Photo Credit: J.

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Pour For More

KidsTLC
Pour For More, a benefit for KidsTLC, was held on May 10th at The Guild. Steve Metzler served as the chairman. Guests enjoyed a Patrons’ Party, silent auction and dancing to the music of The Dueling Piano Guys.  
Also featured in the June 29th issue of The Independent
Photo Credit:  David Riffel

Judge Kevin Moriarty, Shannon Moriarty and the Honorable Barbara Allen

Guests enjoyed an enthusiastic game of Heads or Tails.

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