Two Locals Recognized For Losing Combined 259 Pounds - WLNS TV 6 Lansing - Jackson | Your Local News Leader

Two Locals Recognized For Losing Combined 259 Pounds

Posted: Updated:
(WLNS) - A local Lansing woman and St. Johns man are being recognized for their weight loss.

Joann Wentz of Lansing and John Gillespie of St. Johns participated in TOPS -  "Take Off Pounds Sensibly", a nonprofit weight-loss support orgnaization.

Joann Wentz won the 2013 Michigan Queen award for losing 88 pounds, John Gillespie won the 2013 Michigan King for losing 171 pounds.

The King and Queen award is based on the people who have recorded the largest weight loss from their starting weight at the end of the year.

“We are so proud of our TOPS members’ amazing weight-loss successes,” emphasized Barbara Cady, TOPS President. “Members like John and Joann lost more than 400 tons combined in 2013 – a huge feat! Celebrating their life-changing accomplishments is an important part of TOPS’ winning formula, whether losing weight or maintaining goals.”

TOPS online:
www.tops.org
Powered by WorldNow

2820 East Saginaw Street,
Lansing, MI  48912

Telephone: 517.372.8282
Fax: 517.372.1507
Email: webmaster@wlns.com

Can’t find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Young Broadcasting of Lansing, Inc. A Media General Company.