Families of the late Dr. William Cooper, the late Dr. Daniel Alverez and the late Dr. J. Leland Fox accepted awards Thursday night at the annual tribute dinner held by Nanticoke Health Services. Also honored was Charles C. "Chick" Allen III, who received the Charles C. Allen Jr. Leadership in Philanthropy Award, named for his late father. Seated: Sandy Cooper Dixon, Ricky Fox Brown and Jackie Alverez. Standing: Jim Cooper, Steve Cooper, Charles C. "Chick" Allen III, Jackson Fox, Tim Cooper, hospital administrator Mark Rappaport and Rex Mears, chairman of the Nanticoke board of directors.

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