Letter to the Editor
Sister-city group thanks Wilsonville
I would like to thank all of the businesses and citizens that helped welcome the student delegation from our sister city of Kitakata, Japan, this fall.
We had a wonderful 10-day visit where students stayed with host families and experienced American culture and life in Wilsonville. Special thanks to our host families: Joe and Courtney Neron, Frank Mukaida, Tracy Muday, Shaun Potter, Wendy Larimer, Becky Bertram, Doug Halamay, Anna Rankin, Peter and Angelica Heidelberger, Julie McKim, Roland and Brittany Mason, Kris and Shane Harney, Michael and Mikal Lorio, Anton and Kristin Akervall, Keith and Mary Folske, Mike and Andrea Pinger, Greg Watson, Greg and Rachel Leo, Gerald and Lois Reimer, Ken and Cathy Rice.
Also, citizen helpers and board members, Dave and Bev Schalk, Bob Yokoyama, Sue Raxter, Ashleigh Summerlin, Taylor Mani, Steven and Kyoko Blomberg. Lois Reimer, Rachel Leo, Erica Behler and the City of Wilsonville Parks & Recreation.
Also thanks to Clarity Wellness Massage, Cheryl Moffett; Oregon Eye Specialist, Debbie Megar; Paws N' Tails Pet Sitter, Sue Raxter; State Farm Insurance, Jay Puppo; Washington Federal Bank, Reggie Gaines; Community of Hope Church; Frog Pond Farm; Boeckman Primary School; Wilsonville High School; Lowrie Primary School; CREST Center; Wilsonville Community Center; and SMART transit.
Wilsonville Sister City Association
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