PRESS PHOTOS BY SARAH TAKACSA community blood drive was held recently at Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church of Eastern Salisbury. The blood drive was held in memory of Wayne Leibensperger Jr. who died in a fatal crash in 2014. He began donating blood while a student at Salisbury High School and continued to donate faithfully every eight weeks. ABOVE: Carl Ziegler, of Hellertown, Linda Minger,
Deanna Leibensperger, Wayne’s mother and Shallon Hand, Wayne’s aunt, stand at a memorial table.
T-shirts available at the event are imprinted with Wayne Leibensperger’s trademark phrase.
A sign at Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church of Eastern Salisbury, 1707 Church Road, invites potential donors. Sixty-four people came through the doors to give blood and 44 pints of blood were received.