Marilyn Shelton, LPN has been named the 2017 recipient of the Little Company of Mary Award at Jasper Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center.
The LCM Award is given annually to an employee nominated by his or her co-workers and chosen from a group of finalists by the hospital’s Mission Committee. Nominees for this award demonstrate Memorial Hospital’s mission and core values through their daily work.
Shelton works in the Post-Surgical Services unit at Memorial Hospital. In September 2017, she retired with 50 years of service as a Licensed Practical Nurse and continues to work part-time.
Shelton and her husband, Joseph, live in Ireland and attend St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Haysville. They have four grown children, six grandchildren and three step-grandchildren.
Other nominees for the award included Tammy Barkley, Lange-Fuhs Cancer Center; Martie Bickwermert, Cardiopulmonary Services; Jessica Collins, Petersburg Family Medicine; Jonathan Cropp, Martin County Health Center; Tina Roos, Critical Care Services; TJ Skelton, Information Technology; and Charlotte Stephenson, Lange-Fuhs Cancer Center.