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Light the Night to Honor a Life 2022

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Friday, Dec. 9, 2022, 6 p.m.
The Thomas P. Perciak Family Residential Hospice
18659 Drake Rd.
Strongsville, OH 44136

WHAT: For twelve consecutive years, the staff and volunteers of Southwest General’s The Thomas P. Perciak Family Residential Hospice has sold luminarias to community members as a way for them to honor someone special during the holiday season.

On Friday, Dec. 9, 2022, at 6 p.m., individuals will gather to place and light the luminarias as well as the trees along the drive and walkways of the Residential Hospice Facility. They will remain lit throughout the holiday season—until Sunday, Jan. 1, 2023. Pricing includes:

  • $15 for a white luminaria
  • $25 for a silver luminaria
  • $50 for a gold luminaria
  • $200 to sponsor a remembrance tree
  • $500 to sponsor a grand tree

HOW: To sponsor a luminaria or tree, click here. The deadline for orders is Monday, Nov. 28, 2022. *Trees are available in limited quantities.

WHY: All proceeds from the event benefit the Dennis C. Simmerman Hospice Community Care Fund. Founded in 2008, this fund provides critical financial and care-related services for hospice patients and families of limited means. In addition to financial assistance for residential hospice care, the fund provides support for services such as in-home caretakers, transportation of family members for visitation and help with medication.

About Southwest General
Southwest General is a private, not-for-profit, 363-bed acute care facility located in Middleburg Heights, Ohio. Founded in 1920, Southwest General is home to nationally recognized physicians with full access to state-of-the-art technology. Southwest General has a deep commitment to providing personalized care and building a healthy future for the patients, families and communities it serves. For more information, visit or find Southwest General on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.