Nebraska MCC Relief Sale

March 31 & April 1, 2017

Hamilton Co. Fairgrounds

Aurora, Nebraska

#1         $50

Comforter  41 x 58

Pattern: Leaves

Colors: light sage

Donor: Mennonite Women

Church: Beemer Mennonite Church

Type: Preprinted Fabric, Tied

Pieced By:

Quilted By:

Other Info: 

#2        $100

Quilt  58 x 68

Pattern: Noah and Friends

Colors: Multi

Donor: Lindy Siebert

Church: Bethesda Mennonite Church, Henderson

Type:  Preprinted Fabric, Pieced, Machine Quilted

Pieced By: Lindy Siebert

Quilted By:  Lindy Siebert

Other Info:

#3        $100

Baby Quilt  37 x 50

Pattern: Anchor's Ahoy

Colors: ecru

Donor: Don, Jane, Brett, Darcy, Brandon, Cara Esau & children

Church: First Mennonite Church, Beatrice

Type: Hand Quilted, Whole Cloth

Pieced By: Amish in Lancaster County, PA

Quilted By: Amish in Lancaster County, PA

Other Info:

#4        $100

Quilt  72x77

Pattern: 4in scrap squares

Colors: muli-colored teal border, black backing

Donor: Salem Mennonite Church

Church: Salem Mennonite Church, Shickley

Type:  Pieced, Machine Quilted

Pieced By: the late LaVonne Reeb

Quilted By:  Cleora Ficken

Other Info: 

#5         $55

Afghan  57 X 34

Pattern:

Colors: black with neon flecks

Donor: Joyce Friesen

Church: Bethesda Mennonite Church, Henderson

Type: Crocheted

Pieced By:

Quilted By:

Other Info:

#6        $425

Comforter  80 x 96

Pattern: Paisley

Colors: shades of purple & blue  (purple back)

Donor: Mennonite Women

Church: Beemer Mennonite Church

Type:  Preprinted Fabric, Tied

Pieced By:

Quilted By:

Other Info:

#7         $60

Table Runner  13 x 38

Pattern: Table Runner Sampler

Colors: multicolored

Donor: MCC's East Central Regional Quilt Room

Church: Non Affiliated Donor

Type: Pieced, Hand Quilted

Pieced By: MCC Volunteers

Quilted By: MCC Volunteers

Other Info:

#8         $70

Baby comforter             42 x 42

Pattern: Blocks

Colors: Aqua, yellow, white

Donor: Marcille Friesen

Church: Bellwood Mennonite Church, Milford

Type:  Pieced, Tied

Pieced By: Marcille Friesen

Quilted By:

Other Info:

#9        $100

Quilt  84  x 100

Pattern: Little Women

Colors: Multi-color

Donor: Beth-El Women - Verba Eicher Family

Church: Beth-El Mennonite Church, Milford

Type: Hand Quilted, Pieced

Pieced By: Verba Eicher & Friends

Quilted By: Verba Eicher & Friends

Other Info:  "Donated by Verba Eicher Family

Hand Quilted in 1991 by Verba Eicher & Friends"

#10      $160

Quilt  35 x 43

Pattern: Mommy and Me

Colors: greens and pinks

Donor: an Huber & Joanne Bixler

Church: Beemer Mennonite Church

Type:  Pieced, Machine Quilted

Pieced By: Jan Huber & Joanne Bixler

Quilted By: Jan Huber & Joanne Bixler

Other Info:

#11      $450

Comforter  80 x 96

Pattern: Handkerchiefs

Colors: red & blue (red back)

Donor: Mennonite Women

Church: Beemer Mennonite Church

Type: Preprinted Fabric, Tied

Pieced By:

Quilted By:

Other Info:

#12      $200

Quilt  57x89

Pattern: Lg flannel diagonal squares

Colors: purple and pink

Donor: Salem Mennonite Church

Church: Salem Mennonite Church, Shickley

Type:  Pieced, Machine Quilted

Pieced By: Marlene Swartzendruber

Quilted By:  Cleora Ficken

Other Info:

#13      $300

Quilt  74 x 94

Pattern: Sampler

Colors: Blues and Burgundy

Donor: Fern Jantzi

Church: Wood River Mennonite Church

Type: Hand Quilted, Pieced

Pieced By:

Quilted By: Mennonite women at Wood River Mennonite

Other Info:  Purchased at a Thrift Store

#14      $200

Quilt  86 x 88

Pattern: Jacob's Ladder

Colors: White & Blue

Donor: Beth-El Women

Church: Beth-El Mennonite Church, Milford

Type:  Pieced, Hand Quilted

Pieced By:

Quilted By:  Beth-El Women

Other Info:  "Antique - hand pieced in the 1930s

Donated by Bob Stutzman & hand quilted by Beth-El Women"

#15       $30

Wall Hanging  47 x 39

Pattern: Train

Colors: blue, cream, black, red

Donor: Joyce Burford

Church: Bethesda Mennonite Church, Henderson

Type: Whole Cloth, Machine Quilted

Pieced By: Joyce Burford

Quilted By: Wendy Janzen

Other Info:

#16      $100

Quilt  76x78

Pattern: 4 in scraps

Colors: multi-colored, navy blue and peach borders

Donor: Salem Mennonite Church

Church: Salem Mennonite Church, Shickley

Type:  Pieced, Machine Quilted

Pieced By: the late LaVonne Reeb

Quilted By:  Cleora Ficken

Other Info:  navy blue backing

#17      $250

Quilt  79"x85"

Pattern: Ten Blocks

Colors: burgundy, green, gold mini prints

Donor: First Mennonite Church, Beatrice

Church: First Mennonite Church, Beatrice

Type: Hand Quilted, Pieced

Pieced By: Alma Reimer

Quilted By: First Mennonite Church Ladies Aid

Other Info:

#18      $200

Quilt  60 x 84

Pattern: stars

Colors: multiple

Donor: Cottonwood Quilt Guild, Elkhorn, NE

Church: Beatrice Mennonite Church

Type:  Pieced, Machine Quilted

Pieced By: Cottonwood Quilt Guild

Quilted By:  Cottonwood Quilt Guild

Other Info:  Our quilt guild donates quilts made by our members to worthy charities

#19      $125

Quilt  94 x 110

Pattern: Rosebuds and Hearts

Colors: White, Pink, Green and Blue

Donor: Bethesda Women's Ministries

Church: Bethesda Mennonite Church, Henderson

Type: Embroidered, Hand Quilted

Pieced By:

Quilted By: Bethesda's Women's Ministries

Other Info:  Maker of this quilt top is unknown.

#20      $200

Quilt  62 x 84

Pattern: Windmill

Colors: Multi - Brown, Gold & Red

Donor: Beth-El Women

Church: Beth-El Mennonite Church, Milford

Type:  Pieced, Tied, Hand Quilted

Pieced By: Beth-El Women

Quilted By:  Beth-El Women

Other Info:

#21      $225

Quilt  80 x 96

Pattern: Pink Blossoms

Colors: Pink & Green

Donor: Lindy Siebert

Church: Bethesda Mennonite Church, Henderson

Type: Appliqued, Pieced, Machine Quilted

Pieced By: Lindy Siebert

Quilted By: Lindy Siebert

Other Info:

#22      $275

Comforter  82 x 94

Pattern: roses

Colors: red roses & navy (red back)

Donor: Mennonite Women

Church: Beemer Mennonite Church

Type:  Preprinted Fabric, Tied

Pieced By:

Quilted By:

Other Info:

#23       $85

Baby Quilt  42 x 46

Pattern: Toy Boats

Colors: Blue/White

Donor: Marcia Troyer

Church: Non Affiliated Donor

Type: Hand Quilted, Pieced

Pieced By: Marcia Troyer

Quilted By: Marcia Troyer

Other Info:

#24      $125

Quilt  77 x 93

Pattern: Vintage zig zag

Colors: Multicolored

Donor: Joyce Friesen

Church: Bethesda Mennonite Church, Henderson

Type:  Pieced, Machine Quilted

Pieced By: Unknown

Quilted By:  Joyce Friesen

Other Info:

#25    $2,000

Quilt  97" x 97"

Pattern: Mariners Compass & Stars

Colors: Brown, Tan, Maroon, Green, Blue

Donor:Edna Schlegel-Family

Church: Salem Mennonite Church, Shickley

Type: Hand Quilted, Pieced

Pieced By: Grace Schumann

Quilted By: unknown

Other Info:  This quilt was donated by the family of Edna Schlegel in memory of their mother who passed away in April 2016.

#26      $110

Wall Hanging  52 x 52

Pattern: Bright Squares

Colors: Modern orange, yellow, green and pink

Donor: Emily Jantzi

Church: Wood River Mennonite Church

Type:  Pieced

Pieced By: Emily Jantzi

Quilted By:  Wood River Mennonite Women

Other Info:

#27      $175

Quilt  98x81

Pattern: Embroidered blocks - umbrellas and flowers

Colors: Gray, yellow, white

Donor: Salem Mennonite Church

Church: Salem Mennonite Church, Shickley

Type: Embroidered, Machine Quilted

Pieced By: Marlene Swartzendruber

Quilted By: Lucy Wegener

Other Info:  small stain in one block

#28       $80

Quilt  40x40

Pattern: 4 patch

Colors: pink and blue

Donor: Jean Landis

Church: Non Affiliated Donor

Type:  Pieced, Machine Quilted

Pieced By: Jean Landis

Quilted By:  Karen Alderfer

Other Info:  Jean is Karen's mother

#29      $400

Quilt  70x92

Pattern: Lg flannel diagonal squares

Colors: browns, gray, backing

Donor: Salem Mennonite Church

Church: Salem Mennonite Church, Shickley

Type: Pieced, Machine Quilted

Pieced By: Marlene Swartzendruber

Quilted By: Cleora Ficken

Other Info:

#30      $350

Quilt  90x98

Pattern: Trip around the world

Colors: multi-colored scrap, red and navy blue border

Donor: Salem Mennonite Church

Church: Salem Mennonite Church, Shickley

Type:  Pieced, Machine Quilted

Pieced By: the late Bernetta Benson

Quilted By:  Lucy Wegener

Other Info:  backing is cream

#31      $175

Quilt  34X30

Pattern: My Sheep

Colors: grey, rust

Donor: Ruth G. Penner

Church: First Mennonite Church, Beatrice

Type: Pieced, Machine Quilted, Original design

Pieced By: Ruth G. Penner

Quilted By: Ruth G. Penner

Other Info:  Other animal portraits available from quilter include pig, cow, horse.

#32      $225

Baby quilt  44 x 50

Pattern: Toy Boats

Colors: Navy, blue, white

Donor: Marcia Troyer

Church: Non Affiliated Donor

Type:  Pieced, Hand Quilted

Pieced By: Marcia Troyer

Quilted By:  Marcia Troyer

Other Info:

#33      $575

Quilt  72 x 90

Pattern: Turning Twenty

Colors: brown, blue, green, red, tan (tan back)

Donor: Jan Huber & Joanne Bixler

Church: Beemer Mennonite Church

Type: Pieced, Machine Quilted

Pieced By: Jan Huber & Joanne Bixler

Quilted By: Jan Huber & Joanne Bixler

Other Info:

#34       $50

Comforter  58 x 74

Pattern: Comforter

Colors: Multi-color - green & white

Donor: Beth-El Women

Church: Beth-El Mennonite Church, Milford

Type:  Pieced, Tied, Hand Quilted

Pieced By: Beth-El Women

Quilted By:  Beth-El Women

Other Info:

#35      $625

Quilt  86 x 108

Pattern: Pineapple Pattern

Colors: Cream

Donor: Beth-El Women

Church: Beth-El Mennonite Church, Milford

Type: Whole Cloth, Hand Quilted

Pieced By:

Quilted By: Betty Springer

Other Info:

#36      $200

Quilt  34 x 38

Pattern: Daisy Baby Quilt

Colors: bold purple, pink, blue, yellow, green with grey

Donor: Doreen Janzen

Church: First Mennonite Church, Beatrice

Type:  Pieced, Machine Quilted

Pieced By: Doreen Janzen

Quilted By:  Doreen Janzen

Other Info:

#37      $200

Comforter  84 x 94

Pattern: Floral

Colors: Red Roses on Frosty Green

Donor: Mennonite Women

Church: Beemer Mennonite Church

Type: Preprinted Fabric, Tied

Pieced By:

Quilted By:

Other Info:

#38      $425

Quilt  102 x 114

Pattern: Star Log Cabin

Colors: dark sage, brick & ecru mini-prints

Donor: First Mennonoite Church, Beatrice

Church: First Mennonite Church, Beatrice

Type:  Pieced, Hand Quilted

Pieced By: Amish in Lancaster County, PA

Quilted By:  Amish in Lancaster County, PA

Other Info:

#39       $55

Afghan  34 x 38

Pattern: Afghan

Colors: pink, grey

Donor: Joyce Friesen

Church: Bethesda Mennonite Church, Henderson

Type: Crocheted

Pieced By: Joyce Friesen

Quilted By: Joyce Friesen

Other Info:

#40

#40      $350

Quilt  82 x 92

Pattern: Irish Chain

Colors: Plum & White

Donor: Beth-El Women

Church: Beth-El Mennonite Church, Milford

Type: Hand Quilted, Pieced

Pieced By:

Quilted By:

Other Info:  "Purchased in 1995 in Kansas

Donated by Beth-El Women"