Guthrie Hospice to Hold 10th Annual Memorial Service/Butterfly Release

Sayre, Pa. – Guthrie Hospice will host its 10th annual Memorial Service/Butterfly Release on Sunday, June 8 at 2 p.m. at Mt. Pisgah State Park’s Lakeside Pavilion, 28 Entrance Rd, Troy, Pa. to celebrate the lives of loved ones lost.

While the ceremony is free and open to the public, those who wish to release butterflies in honor of loved ones are asked to contribute $10 per butterfly to help defray their cost and shipping charges. Participants may purchase any number of butterflies in memory of loved ones who have passed. Butterflies orders must be made with Guthrie Hospice by Friday, May 30.

As part of this memorial service, Guthrie Hospice will host a potluck picnic at Lakeside Pavilion. Attendees are asked to bring a dish to share; beverages and table service will be provided.

For more information or to place an order, please contact Guthrie Hospice at 1-800-598-6155.

Guthrie is a non-profit integrated health system located in north central Pennsylvania and Upstate New York, serving patients from an 11-county service area. Guthrie is comprised of a research institute, home care/hospice, hospitals in Sayre, Pa., Corning, N.Y., and Troy, Pa., as well as a multi-specialty group practice of more than 260 physicians and 130 mid-level providers in a regional office network encompassing sub-specialty and primary care sites in 23 communities throughout Pennsylvania and New York. Guthrie offers a wide range of services and programs designed to enhance the health and well-being of those it serves.