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The WSO is generously supported by

Thank you to our Series Sponsors




Bill and Rochelle Tepperman




The Morris and Beverly
Baker Foundation

And special thanks to the WSO’s patrons, subscribers, sponsors, donors, and volunteers.

Your support is instrumental!


Gifts in support of the 2021-2022 Season
Given between July 1, 2021 and June 30, 2022

If any information in this listing is incorrect, please contact Jeremy Klaver, Development Manager, at jklaver@windsorsymphony.com or call (519) 973-1238 ext. 28.

Platinum Baton $25,000+
Bill and Rochelle Tepperman
The Toldo Foundation

Podium Spotlight $20,000 – $24,999
The Morris and Beverly Baker Foundation

Maestro’s Circle $15,000 – $19,999
Bill and Lynn Baker
The Chandisherry Foundation
The WSO Guild

Concertmaster’s Circle $10,000 – $14,999
The Eizenga Kootstra Kleer Wealth Management Group – BMO Nesbitt Burns
Joan Mackay
The Glen and Carmel Mitchell Foundation
William Van Wyck

Virtuoso’s Circle $5,000 – $9,999
The Basilian Fathers of Sandwich in Ontario
The Municipality of Leamington
Dr. Don and Nancy Allen
G. Vincent Castellano
Dr. and Mrs. Maresq and Eryl Child
Barb and Peter Kuker
May It Please Rosie
Barbara O’Neill and Robert Wigle
Dr. and Mrs. Douglas Paterson
Richard and Colleen Peddie
Robert and Mary Weingarden

Composer’s Circle $2,500 – $4,999
uWindsor Faculty of Education
Hogarth Hermiston Severs LLP
Douglas and Randi Fox
Sheila Geddes and Neil McTavish
Lorie and Peter Hoehne
Brian and Susan Scholfield
Madelyn and Arthur Weingarden

Principal Players $1,500 – $2,499
I&F Design
The Michael B. Decter Foundation
Bill and Bobbye Baylis
Jeff Berryman and Carol McDermott
Dan Bezaire
Peter Burrell
Barb and Cody Cooper
Duffy Davidson
Mary Louise Drake
Nancy Flickinger
Beth French
Glenna Hemphill
Kyle and Kara Kootstra
Kathleen McCrone
Jana McQuarrie
Robert and Mary Jeanne Peters
Francine Sala
Marilyn Stecher

Benefactors $750 – $1,499
Bartlet & Richardes LLP
Bruno and Margaret Bortolotti
Iris E. Brown
The Button Girls
David Dendooven
Robert Franz
Christine and James Fullerton
John and Judy Hrycak
James S. Kurak
Thomas MacKay
Mayor Gary McNamara’s Charity Golf Tournament
David and Rebecca Ng
Jackie and Phillip Rice
Michelle Scott
Dr. and Mrs. Joe and Nancy Stasko
Monika Turner
Dr. Gene and Marg Varga
Ernest W.J. Waddell Trust for Charities
Dr. and Mrs. Robert and Heather Wilson
Ron and Lynne Wingelaar

Major Patrons $500 – $749
Dr. Philip and Mrs. Anne Adamson
Aldo and Marilyn Boscariol
Robin and David Boyer
Brian and Janice Busch
Americo and Barbara Jean Dean
Dennis Dowker
Annetta and Patrick Dunnion
Mina Grossman-Ianni
Anne Heaton
Drs. Kai Hildebrandt and Susan Wendt-Hildebrandt
David Langstone and Shari Cunningham
Carol Libby
Dr. Carlita Macchiavello and Michael O’Neill
Dr. Michael H. and Mrs. Sandra Malowitz
Kevin B. Masterson
Joan and Terry McSweeney
Mary and Paul Meanwell
Sheila Mosley
Mary Lou Ouellette
Arla and Mike Peters
Rachelle Petrusenko
Ed and Janet Potomski
Margaret and Richard Rivard
Mike Rogers
Wanda Rosicki
Sidney and Glenn Sellick
Dr. Darren Stanley
John Sutcliffe
Lynn Teahan
Sarah Weisman
Audrey Wirch
Sheila and Jerry Wisdom
Joyce and Wilhelm Zimmermann
1 Anonymous Donor

Patrons $250 – $499
Brian and Anne Atkinson
Eugene Baggio
Steve Baker and Lydia Mykitczyn-Baker
Mark and Lisa Beaulieu
Dani Bobb
Ian and Penelope Booton
Martha Brazeau
John R. Calhoun
Eveline and Eddie Chittaro
Margaret Dama
Jeanne and Alastair Fleming
Frank and Johanna Foster
Bettie and Gerry Fraser
Marion Gellner
Rosemary Halford
Mark Haslett and Jane Houlding
Elizabeth and Terry Henry
Erika Hollinsky
Richard and Sheilagh Householder
Jane and Wilfred Innerd
Lena Janosik
Dr. Bruce Kotowich and Jennifer Swanson
Dorothy Lake
The McAllister Family
Susan McKee
Pat and Tom McMahon
Pauline and Sam Naccarato
Darlene and Ron Pfaff
Marian Quenneville
Drs. Katherine and Joseph Quinsey
Michael Ricketts
Nevi Rusich
Gayle and Robert Siddall
Crys Stammler
Peter Stewart
Dr. and Mrs. Steve Tschen
Dana Tunks
Sean White
Julien and Martha Wolfe
Richard Zabolotny
Heidi Zimmer
6 Anonymous Donors

Associates $150 – $249
Patricia Berthiaume
Ms. Helen Biales
Ms. Claire Birch
Louise Bryon
Jane Buttery
Judith Calhoun
Karen E. Ceman
Mary and Don Chesnik
Mary Ann Cimer
Mel Cutler
Dr. Michael Dufresne
Carol Fathers
Jim and Sallie Ford
Helene Gordon
Rita Haase and Stephan Eichhorn
Marilyn and Omer Hageniers
Forrest and Marlene Hansen
Doris Hawkins
Beth and Jerry Hebert
Cornelia and John Huschilt
June James
Lanny Joffe and Stephan Kurtz
Janice Johnston
Sharon Jones
Gloria Jung
Jeremy Klaver and Cristina Naccarato
Lenore Langs
Micheline and James Li Wan Po
Valerie Luscott
Dorothy and Greg Mahoney
June Miller
Barbara Newton
Pauline and Gordon Olafson
Nina Panontin
Noreen Parici
Elizabeth and Reg Pell
Barbara M. Proctor
Marg Quick
Ronald Riberdy
Hendrica and Brian Ritchie
Stuart Selby
Evelyn and John Sennema
Barry St. Pierre
Noah and Julie Tepperman
Bruce Tucker and Christina Simmons
Adrian and Monica Vandenhoven
Carolina and Dennis Venerus
Joyce Webb
Noreen and Bob Weir
Joyce Whitaker
Anne M. Winterbottom
Marg and Kelly Woltz
Barb Zakoor
1 Anonymous Donor

Friends $50 – $149
Maple Leaf Questers
Olde Sandwich Towne Business Association
Pierre Alarie
Dan and Pam Allen
Laurel Ash
Gary D. Bailey
Anita Berecz
Earl Berner
Cynthia Blanchard
Sally Blyth
Klaus Brixa
Helen and Edgar Brown
Dr. Lloyd and Marilyn Brown-John
Susan Bryant and Matthew Child
Maria Bunde
Vivian Cattaneo
Dan and Cathy Ceccacci
Cathy Clark
Michael Clark
Barry Combes
Dave Cooke
Lynne and John Crozier
Stan and Barb Cunningham
Diedrich and Patricia Damm

Carla DeMarco
Tom Desjarlais
Andrea Desmarais
Mary Jo Dowie
Marc Dubois
Louise and Don Dupuis
Margaret Ehrentraut
Robert and Marlene Fields
Eleanor Finn
John Fortier
Sharon and Tim Galbraith
Norma Gieni Dunbar
John and Joan Giffen
Irena Gorelick-Davis
Jan Graybiel
Danielle Green
Drs. Thomas and Elizabeth Hangartner

Ronald and Malinda Hebert
Ruth Hicks
Dawn Hrycak
Robert Hubbard
Marliese Kimmerle
Chris Knack
Stephanae Susan Knight
Dr. Jerome Kopstein
Jan Krizan
Barbara A. Kurtz
Dr. James and Carolyn Laird
Eugene and Valerie Lefebvre
The MacFarlane Family
Marilyn Mackay
Sandra Manzig
Enes Marcuzzi
Amy Marion
The Marrello Family
Helen Martin
Robert Masse
Liz and John McDonald
Doug McMahon
Mary and Bill McManus
Jenny Matotek
Betty and Jack Medd
Victoria Michie
Nancy Monaghan
Allan and Helen Morency
Craig Nash
Douglas Nickleson
Tom and Dora Overton
Gwen and Murray Purdy
Cheryl Ralston
William and Cheryl Reynolds
Steven and Elaine Richardson
Fred Rocheleau
Mary Ellen Sands-King
Lise Santarossa
Virginia Schmidt
Dr. A. Sclater
Julie Shier
Christina Simmons
Mirdza Skulte
Mary Slack
Kelly-Ann Spezowka
Ann Sprague
Greer and Mike Stasko
Michael and Adele Stebila
Stephanie Stone
Cynthia Swift
Sandra and Dino Tesolin
Harold and Mary Thiessen
Denise Thomson
Murray and Elaine Thomson
Julie and Larry Tonkin
Harry and Brenda Van Vugt
Jim and Pat Vickers
Lynne Watts
June Williamson
Brent Wilson
Lee Ann Wiseman
Dr. Jeremy Worth
Tilda and Danilo Zanet
Ellie and Larry Zilli
55 Anonymous Donors

Supporters $0 – $49
Jessica Agnew
Walter and Susan Argent
Leigh Ann Austen
Barbara Braithwaite
Sharon Cornett
Emily Crawford
Barbara Hanes
Val Houston
Heather Krahn
Lynne MacDonell
Malak Mansour
Ryan Mason
Pat and Jim McTaggart
Karen Miller
Connor Moynihan
Jill and Anthony Nicholls
Jill Nicholson
Amanda Orr
Helene Parks
Nicholas Penny and Michele Dumoulin
Aileen Petrozzi
Therese Quenneville
Allison Rawlins
The Read Family
Frank and Ann Vossen
Ruth and David Waltman
Lee Watson
Valerie Wright
Denny Young
43 Anonymous Donors

Gifts in Tribute 2021-2022

Gifts in memory of a loved one, or in honour of a special occasion or special person, are always welcome. It is our privilege to pay tribute to the people you love. Thank you for your gift honouring them.

In Honour of Norman & Moira Diffey
Louise and Don Dupuis

In Honour of Sandra Manzig’s 90th Birthday
Helen Martin
Marilyn Stecher

In Honour of Dino and Sandy Tesolin’s 50th Wedding Anniversary
Wanda Rosicki

In Honour of Barbara Jean White’s Birthday
Jeanne and Alastair Fleming

In Honor of Barb and Brian’s 60th Wedding Anniversary
Barbara D. Beasley

In Honour of the WSO Musicians
Brian and Susan Scholfield

In Memory of Rina Bezaire
Beth and Jerry Hebert

In Memory of Margaret Bucienski
Beth French

In Memory of Alan Bull
Sally Blyth

In Memory of Anna Clark
The Button Girls
Cathy Clark
Michael Clark
Danielle Green
Lanny Joffe and Stephan Kurtz
Barb and Peter Kuker
Mary and Bill McManus
Sheila and Jerry Wisdom
Denny Young

In Memory of Stuart Eddy
Marilyn Stecher

In Memory of Marguerite Fisher
Craig Nash

In Memory of Dr. Jack Fry
Micheline and James Li Wan Po

In Memory of Frank Janosik
Lena Janosik

In Memory of Beverly Knight
Sheila Geddes and Neil McTavish

In Memory of Anne and Stan Kovacheff
Rachelle Petrusenko

In Memory of Maria and Fred Lypka
Richard Zabolotny

In Memory of Mina Grossman-Ianni
Pierre Alarie
Dan and Pam Allen
Laurel Ash
Dr. Lloyd and Marilyn Brown-John
Dave Cooke
Mary Louise Drake
Douglas and Randi Fox
Christine and James Fullerton
Beth and Jerry Hebert
The MacFarlane Family
Therese Quenneville
The Sean White Group
(Sean, Mark, Aaron, Kyle, Wendy, Stacy and Simone)
Tilda and Danilo Zanet

In Memory of Jim McAllister
Dr. and Mrs. Maresq and Eryl Child
Eveline and Eddie Chittaro
Carla DeMarco
Doug McMahon
Pauline and Gordon Olafson
Stuart Selby
Kelly-Ann Spezowka
Murray and Elaine Thomson

In Memory of Drs. George and Lillian Mok
Micheline and James Li Wan Po

In Memory of Barbara Nickleson
Maple Leaf Questers
Walter and Susan Argent
Brian and Anne Atkinson
Mary and Don Chesnik
Val Houston
Barbara A. Kurtz
Douglas Nickleson
Lynn Teahan

In Memory of Lou Panontin
Sandra and Dino Tesolin

In Memory of Joao Carlos Pereira
Dr. and Mrs. Douglas Paterson

In Memory of Suzanne Selby
Stuart Selby

In Memory of Peter Wilkinson
Kate McCrone