JLH DSA Banquet

The Joseph Lee Heywood Distinguished Service Award Banquet

  • Date: Wednesday September 3rd, 2014 at the Northfield Ballroom at 6:30pm (doors at 5pm)
  • Mail Reservation Request and Payment to:Jeanne Schnobrich 1014 S. Linden Street Northfield, MN 55057
  • Prepaid reservations can also be mailed to Premier Bank of Northfield Event Chair: Jeanne Schnobrich, 507-650-9208
  • Buttons will be available for sale at the event.
  • $125 pin Drawing
  • Auction of Defeat of Jesse James Days Celebration Buttons numbered 1 through 5
  • Dinner will be buffet style. You must RSVP with your check for $20 per person to this event. We will not be selling tickets at the door. Please make check payable to the Defeat of Jesse James Days Committee.
  • The Joseph Lee Heywood Distinguished Service Award is given to a Northfield citizen who exemplifies the commitment to public service which Joseph Lee Heywood lived and died for.
  • Award Guidelines

Heywood was killed while defending the old First National Bank during an ill-fated robbery attempt by Jesse James and his gang in 1876. Each year since 1983 the Heywood Award committee has honored a Northfield resident to “remind us of our past and our promise to improve our community for the future.”

  • 1983 – Al Quie
  • 1984 – Robert Shumway
  • 1985 – Bernie Hughes
  • 1986 – Curt Oleson
  • 1987 – Karl Rolvaag
  • 1988 – Paul Johnson
  • 1989 – John Machacek
  • 1990 – Wayne Eddy
  • 1991 – Ken Grism
  • 1992 – Don McRae
  • 1993 – Jean & Orv Perman
  • 1994 – Dan Freeman
  • 1995 – Sanford “Sam” Haugen
  • 1996 – Dorothy Schilling
  • 1997 – Shirley Nelson
  • 1998 – Don Lindberg
  • 1999 – Mary Lou Street
  • 2000 Jerry Skluzacek
  • 2001 Jim Sawyer
  • 2002 Marv Grundhoefer
  • 2003 Will Brosz
  • 2004 Orin DeLong
  • 2005 Gene Finger
  • 2006 Don Pavek
  • 2007 Chip DeMann
  • 2008 Scott Richardson
  • 2009 Maggie Lee
  • 2010 Will Healy
  • 2011 Brett Reese
  • 2012 Molly Woehrlin
  • 2013  Emily Schmitz
  • 2014 Bob Will
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