The seventh and latest Alton Memorial Hospital “Duck Pluckers” ambulance is now in service. Showing off the new vehicle are, from left, Jason Bowman, EMS supervisor; Susan Koesterer, finance director; Sebastian Rueckert, MD, chief medical officer; Debbie Turpin, chief nurse executive; Joanne Adams, Alton Memorial Health Services Foundation board member; Marlene Lewis, Development office manage; Jeanne Truckey, Development specialist; Brad Goacher, vice president of Operations; Rusty Ingram, director of Business Development; and Dave Braasch, president. The ambulance was purchased with funds raised at the annual Duck Pluckers, Deer Skinners & Fish Hookers Ball. The next Duck Pluckers Ball will take place on June 4, 2016, at Nilo Farms in Brighton. The event includes a shooting competition, meal, unique auction items and live entertainment. Camo and waders are appropriate attire for the evening’s festivities. For more information contact the Development Office at (618) 463-7701.