Genesis Lights Remembrance Tree In Memory Of Loved Ones
The holidays are a special time for family gatherings and remembering those who have passed. The Genesis Remembrance Tree in Davenport will celebrate the memories of loved ones and focus attention on the continuing need for access to quality hospice care in the region.
The Genesis Remembrance Tree in Davenport will be illuminated in a ceremony on Friday, Nov. 11 starting at 6 p.m. in Bechtel Park at River Drive and Iowa Street. This will be the 13th annual lighting of the Remembrance Tree.
Special guest performer will be innovative jazz vocalist and composer Kavita Shah, a New Yorker of Indian origin. Shaw will be in the Quad Cities as part of the Quad City Arts Visiting Artists Series.
Individual “light” sponsors are invited to make a donation of $10 in memory of loved ones. All proceeds will benefit Genesis Hospice Care. Since 2004, the Genesis Remembrance Trees have honored more than 5,500 individuals and raised more than $30,000 for hospice care at Genesis.
Genesis Hospice is comprised of a multi-disciplinary team to assist in managing symptoms, as well as enhancing quality of life. The common goal of all services is to provide the patient and family with comfort.
For information about how to honor the memory of a loved one, call (563) 421-6865 or go to www.genesishealth.com/tree.