Naming Stories

Naming Stories

We are honored to share stories of our philanthropic donors for which facilities, laboratories, and research centers have been named. The stories remain as they were originally published in our annual donor publication, Our Faithful Friends.

We thank them for their investment in exceptional health care, which our West Valley Community has come to expect and deserves.

Banner Boswell Medical Center facility naming:

  • Banner Boswell Rehabilitation Center
  • Honoring Norbert & Sonia Grove
  • Banner Boswell Nursing Education Center, Honoring Ruth Hoover, RN

Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center facility naming:

  • Louise Kellam Center for Women’s Health named by Louisa and Birt Kellam
  • Lill and Ernie MuellerLobby at Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center
  • Nesting Place Obstetrical Suites
  • Thomas & Elizebeth O’Connor Tower at Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center named by Peggy and Jerry Schuld
  • Reflection Garden Water Feature in Memory of Peg & Rudy Floden by Toni & Dick Jaskowick
  • Noel & Jayne Willis Rotunda

Banner Sun Health Research Institute and Laboratory naming:

  • Civin * Laboratory of Neuropathology
  • Cleo Roberts Center for Clinical Research
  • Glen & Betty Morin Center for Oncology Research
  • Glen & Betty Morin Auditorium & Lobby
  • L.J. Roberts * Center for Alzheimer’s Research
  • Napoleon Longtine * Center for Molecular Biology & Genetics
  • Ralph & Muriel Roberts Laboratory for Neurodegenerative Research
  • Robert S. Haldeman * Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Neurobiology
  • Robert J. Hoover * Center for Arthritis Research
  • Robert & Norma CameronTissue Repository containing the Joseph C. Dansereau Memorial Brain Bank
  • Thomas H. Christopher * Center for Parkinson’s Research

Residences, Life Care Center and Hospice facility naming:

  • Banner Alzheimer’s Residence, Honoring Mr. & Mrs. Robert J. Hoover
  • Banner Residence for Special Adults, Natvig * House
  • La Loma Care Center, Honoring Sen. Bob & Mrs. Ila Denny
  • Sun Health hospice facility (Peoria), Honoring Harriet D. Hastie
  • Sun Health hospice facility (Sun City West), Honoring Bob & Doris Shumway