SIKESTON - Gabe L. Dement has been appointed financial representative by the Northwestern Mutual Financial Network in Sikeston. He will be associated with Northwestern Mutual Financial Network, The Hahs Group, of Cape Girardeau.
As financial representative, Dement will join a network of specialists offering a wide array of products. In offering life, disability and long-term care insurance, he will provide guidance and innovative solutions for a variety of financial needs and goals.
Dement is a native of Sikeston. He received a Bachelor of Science in business administration with an emphasis in management from Hannibal LaGrange College in 2005. Currently, Dement is an active member of the Sikeston Chamber of Commerce and the Young Chamber of Commerce. He also attends Miner Baptist Church where he plays an active role in vacation Bible school, kingdom kids, choir and the Passion play.
Dement resides in Sikeston with his wife, Jennifer.
SIKESTON - The June Employee of the Month for Sikeston Health Care is Patricia Ann Meeker.
Employed in the housekeeping department since 1999, she was described as their "special assignment girl." According to her nominators, "whenever something special is needed, she is always there to do the job."
Meeker said the highlight of working at Sikeston Health Care is the "family-type" atmosphere.
Married for 22 years, Meeker has three children. She enjoys gardening, fishing, watching the Nextel Cup and Bush-class stock car racing and watching her son play ball.
Sikeston Health Care is located at 3144 State Highway FF.