Lakeside Ohio

Memorial and Tribute Gifts

A gift in honor or in memory of a loved one - family, friend or co-worker - is a wonderful way to pay tribute and honor their love for Lakeside Chautauqua. It can celebrate milestones, like the birth of a child, wedding or anniversary, remember a loved one or express sympathy to Lakeside friends. By making a tribute gift to the Lakeside Fund, donors will have an immediate impact on the Lakeside mission ensuring a quality Chautauqua experience for future generations.


Honor. Thank. Remember.

A gift in honor or in memory of loved ones - family, friend or co-worker - is a wonderful way to honor their love for Lakeside Chautauqua. By making a tribute gift to the Lakeside Fund, donors will have an immediate impact on the Lakeside mission, ensuring a quality Chautauqua experience for future generations.

A gift to the Lakeside Fund can celebrate milestones, such as the birth of a child, a wedding or an anniversary. Gifts can also be made in honor or in remembrance of a Lakesider. When making a tribute gift, make note of the Lakesider being honored/remembered.

When individualsgive a gift in honor or in memory of a loved one, they will receive a thank-you letter from Lakeside Chautauqua. In addition, the person being honored or the family contact of the person being remembered will receive a special hand-written Honor. Thank. Remember notecard. The notecard will notify them of the gift, the donor and the donor’s contact information.

The individual may also request a blank Honor. Thank. Remember notecard to write a personalized message and send to the honoree or family contact directly. If individuals prefer this option, they must complete a Tribute Form and submit it with their gift.


Memorial Remembrance Form

Each summer, at the Memorial Day weekend Hoover Community Worship Service, Lakeside Chautauqua formally remembers those loved ones who have died throughout the year.

If a loved one has passed away during the 2016-17 year, download the Memorial Remembrance Form. Please complete the form so that information about your loved one will be included in the bulletin prepared for the Memorial Day weekend service. Complete and return the form to the .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) by Friday, April 21, 2017.

If families prefer to ask for memorial gifts through the obituary, the notice may read, "In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made in memory to the Lakeside Chautauqua Foundation, 236 Walnut Ave., Lakeside, OH 43440. For more information, contact .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or  (419) 798-5396."


Notice of Tribute Gifts

Families may prefer to ask for memorial gifts through the obituary. The notice in the obituary might read, "In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made in memory to the Lakeside Chautauqua Foundation, 236 Walnut Avenue, Lakeside, OH 43440. In the memo line, note the Lakesider being remembered. For more information, contact the Advancement Office at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)."