(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland invites community members to join them for a Butterfly Release on Thursday, June 27 at 5:30 p.m. in the hospital Healing Garden. Butterflies will be released in honor or in memory of loved ones.  A short reception will follow.

“The butterfly represents the transformation of the spirit as our loved ones transition from this life,” Valerie Engelbart, Outreach Representative for HSHS Hospice Southern Illinois. “We look forward to sharing in this special time with the community.”

If you are interested in purchasing a butterfly in honor or memory of a loved one, or have any questions regarding the Butterfly Release, please contact Valerie Engelbart at 217-246-4167 or valerie.engelbart@hshs.org. For more information about HSHS Home Care Southern Illinois or HSHS Hospice Southern Illinois, visit hshshospice.org

Media Contact

Ashley Gramann

Manager, Communications
HSHS Illinois
Office: (618) 526-5439
Cell: (618) 651-2588
ashley.gramann@hshs.org

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