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The Danville News

June 5, 2011

Grand times in April

A Herndon man won $25,000 playing a “$250,000 a Year for Life” instant game ticket, a nice return on a $10 investment.

But Donald Kessler wasn’t the only big winner in the Valley.

April was also a very good month for 10 Bloomsburg, eight Milton, seven Lewisburg and seven Danville lottery players, who each pocketed at least $1,000.

Here are some of the other biggest April winners in the Valley and what they played.

All instant scratch tickets have the price listed immediately after the name of the game.


$1,000, Bette M. Davis, $100 Million Cash Extravaganza ($20)

$1,000, Robin Sue Devine, $100 Million Cash Extravaganza ($20)

$1,000, Hugh W. Gross, $250,000 a Year for Life ($10)

$1,000, Bernice Cassidy, Big Winner Spectacular ($10)

$1,000, John E. Long, Diamonds & Pearls ($10)

$1,000, Karen F. Carr, Million Dollar Mega Multiplier ($20)

$1,000, Jeffrey M. Eyerly, Million Dollar Mega Multiplier ($20)

$1,000, Hugh W. Gross, Million Dollar Mega Multiplier ($20)

$1,000, Phyllis J. Sitler, Money Money Money ($10)

$1,000, Sherry L. Weaver, Monopoly ($5)

Coal Township

$10,000, Jared M. Maurer, Whole Lotta $100s ($2)

$1,000, John A. Young, Diamonds and 7s ($10)

$1,000, Robert E. MacMinn, Million Dollar Cash Fever ($20)


$1,025, John Meyer, Match 6

$1,000, Craig S. Reinard, $50,000 Birthday Cash ($5)

$1,000, Jessica R. Tom, $50,000 Birthday Cash ($5)

$1,000, Brooke O. Pierson, Hershey’s Kisses & Cash ($5)

$1,000, Susan J. Dennen, Million Dollar Mega Multiplier ($20)

$1,000, Lydia Miller, Million Dollar Mega Multiplier ($20)

$1,000, Sean M. Duffy, Money Money Money ($10)


$1,000, Beverly A. Morgan, Big Winner Spectacular ($10)


$1,000, Steven M. Servose, $1 Million Platinum Payout ($20)

$1,000, Danielle J. Braubitz, $10,000 a Month for Life ($5)

$1,000, Pauline D. Strahosky, $100 Million Cash Extravaganza ($20)


$1,000, Michael L. Gearhart, Big Winner Spectacular ($10)


$25,000, Donald Kessler, $250,000 a Year for Life ($10)

$1,000, Betty J. Heintzelman, $100 Million Cash Extravaganza ($20)


$2,500, George Kitchen, Big 4

$2,500 twice, Steven Buck, Big 4

$1,000, Peter A. Sisson, $100 Million Cash Extravaganza ($20)

$1,000, Barbara J. Poust, Million Dollar Cash Fever ($20)

$1,000, Patrick T. Fallon, Million Dollar Mega Multiplier ($20)

$1,000, Christopher Herrera, Million Dollar Mega Multiplier ($20)

$1,000, Nigoca Zostagliola, Money Money Money ($10)

$1,000 Patrick T. Fallon, Scary Money ($10)

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