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    Winners Gallery

    Congratulations to all our Michigan Lottery winners!  Since 1972, the Lottery has paid out more than $23 billion in prize money to winners in every county of the State of Michigan.  Below are photos of some of our recent winners!

    Daniel Driver of Brighton claims $110,000 from the 09/09/2012 Fantasy 5 drawing. (Photo Courtesy of the Michigan Lottery.)Daniel Driver of Brighton claims $110,000 from the 09/09/2012 Fantasy 5 drawing
    “Play It Again” $1,000,000 Giveaway! winner Judith M. Powell of Essexville with former “Brady Bunch” star Christopher Knight."Play It Again" $1,000,000 Giveaway! winner Judith M. Powell of Essexville with former "Brady Bunch" star Christopher Knight.
    Judith M. Powell of Essexville claims $1 million from the 09/13/2012 “Play It Again” $1,000,000 Giveaway. (Photo Courtesy of the Michigan Lottery.)Judith M. Powell of Essexville claims $1million from the 09/13/2012 "Play It Again" $1,000,000 Giveaway
    Carol J. Frost of Saginaw claims $105,000 from the 09/02/2012 Fantasy 5 drawing. (Photo Courtesy of the Michigan Lottery.)Carol J. Frost of Saginaw claims $105,000 from the 09/02/2012 Fantasy 5 drawing
    Donald Lawson of Lapeer claims $337 million from the 08/15/2012 Powerball drawing (low resolution)Donald Lawson of Lapeer claims $337 million from the 08/15/2012 Powerball drawing
    David Kramer of Livonia claims $356,901 from the 7/29/2012 drawing of Club Keno’s The Jack.  Featured in photo with our winner are his wife Mary and sons Brian, on left and Bill on right.  (Photo Courtesy of the Michigan Lottery.)David Kramer of Livonia claims $356,901 from the 7/29/2012 drawing of Club Keno's The Jack
    Joseph Ballas (with fiancée Christine) of Sault Saint Marie claims $250,000 from the 07/10/2012 drawing of Keno!Joseph Ballas of Sault Saint Marie claims $250,000 from the 07/10/2012 drawing of Keno!
    Joseph Early of Jension claims $150,979 from a drawing on 6/7/2012 for Club Keno's The JackJoseph Early of Jension claims $150,979 from a drawing on 6/7/2012 for Club Keno's The Jack
    Patricia Halbritter of Roscommon claims $110,000 from the 06/07/2012 Fantasy 5 drawingPatricia Halbritter of Roscommon claims $110,000 from the 06/07/2012 Fantasy 5 drawing
    Marie Dewitte of Chesterfield claims $1,000,000 from the 05/19/2012 Powerball drawingMarie Dewitte of Chesterfield claims $1,000,000 from the 05/19/2012 Powerball drawing
    Rojelio Reyes of Ypsilanti claims $250,000 from the 05/07/2012 Mega Millions drawingRojelio Reyes of Ypsilanti claims $250,000 from the 05/07/2012 Mega Millions drawing
    Abel Aguado-Belmudez of Wyoming claims $100,000 from $100,000 Cashword instant Lottery ticket on May 10, 2012Abel Aguado-Belmudez of Wyoming claims $100,000 from $100,000 Cashword instant Lottery ticket on May 10, 2012
    Chris Courtney, President of Remerica Hometown located in Plymouth, claiming $10,000 from the 3/30/2012 Mega Millions drawingChris Courtney, President of Remerica Hometown located in Plymouth, claiming $10,000 from the 3/30/2012 Mega Millions drawing
    Berdine and Colleen Roberts of  Lambertville and Lottery Street Team member Bill Shaw at the MSL Airport Event at DFW 4-27-12April 27, 2012 Detroit Metro Airport Event
    "Lucky 16" Lottery club of Southeast Michigan claims $250,000 from the 4/13/2012 Mega Millions drawing"Lucky 16" Lottery club of Southeast Michigan claims $250,000 from the 4/13/2012 Mega Millions drawing
    Robert Bennett of Lansing claims $108,893 from the 4/5/2012 Club Keno drawingRobert Bennett of Lansing claims $108,893 from the 4/5/2012 Club Keno drawing
    Lois I. Decker of Taylor claims $100,000 from the 4/6/2012 Fantasy 5 drawingLois I. Decker of Taylor claims $100,000 from the 4/6/2012 Fantasy 5 drawing
    Paul Walker of Midland claims $250,000 from the 3/26/2012 Mega Millions drawingPaul Walker of Midland claims $250,000 from the 3/26/2012 Mega Millions drawing
    Patricia Novak of Canton claims $250,000 from the 3/16/2012 Keno drawingPatricia Novak of Canton claims $250,000 from the 3/16/2012 Keno drawing
    Erik Hennigan and his fiancee of Pinckney claims $250,000 from the 3/20/2012 Mega Millions drawingErik Hennigan of Pinckney claims $250,000 from the 3/20/2012 Mega Millions drawing
    Mega Millions, Northville, March 23, 2012, Big Daddy and his Girls Lottery club, $250,000Big Daddy and His Girls Lottery club claim their $250,000 prize from the 3/20/2012 drawing at Lottery Headquarters in Lansing.
    Michael Durgan of Fenton claims $250,000 from the 3/20/2012 Mega Millions drawingMichael Durgan of Fenton claims $250,000 from the 3/20/2012 Mega Millions drawing
    Pictured are host Beth McLeod, winner Wanda Hill, host Christopher Knight and contestant Joseph Hough
Photo Credit: DomagalskiPhotography.com
Courtesy of Michigan Lottery March 8, 2012 "Make Me Rich!" Show
    Fantasy 5 Lincoln Park November 14, 2011 Amanda Gonzales-Osborne $287,120Lincoln Park homemaker wins $287,120 prize Amanda Gonzales-Osborne was shocked to learn that she had won the Michigan Lottery's Fantasy 5 game to the tune of $287,120.
    Make Me Rich TV game show, Farmington Hills, October 6, over $4 million in total prizes.October 6, 2011 "Make Me Rich!" Show
    Livonia woman claims Fantasy 5 prize!Livonia woman claims $151,832 Fantasy 5 prize! Patricia Foor, a long-time Lottery player, was the lucky winner of a $151,832 Fantasy 5 prize from the September 20 drawing.
    Club Keno, Monroe, September 8, $100,000.Monroe man claims $100,000 Club Keno prize! Jon Boudrie from Monroe was the lucky winner of $100,000 after playing Club Keno at a local bar.
    Arts, Beats & Eats, Royal Oak, September 2, $270,000Alma woman wins $270,000! Amber Thompson became a very rich woman on September 2 when she won the grand prize in the Michigan Lottery's Red Hot & Blue 7s Instant ticket drawing at Arts, Beats & Eats in Royal Oak.
    Fantasy 5 - $105,000 - Adrian - July 14Adrian man claims $105,000 Fantasy 5 prize! Fernando Ramirez of Adrian was the lucky winner of a $105,000 Fantasy 5 prize!
    Mega Millions - Bay City - July 13 - $250,000Bay City man claims $250,000 Mega Millions prize! Norman Monto of Bay City was the lucky winner of a $250,000 Mega Millions prize!
    David Brecker - Wyoming - $250,000 - Cash Tournament Second Chance Contest - June 27, 2011Wyoming man wins $250,000 during fireworks drawing! It was night of drama for David Brecker of Wyoming, who was the lucky winner of a $250,000 Michigan Lottery prize last night at the International Freedom Festival's fireworks display in downtown Detroit.
    Kendall Warren - Mega Millions - May 13 - $27,000,000FRIDAY THE 13TH BRINGS LUCK TO LOTTERY PLAYER! Although superstition dictates that Friday the 13th is unlucky, one Michigan Lottery player would argue otherwise.
    David Cantrell - Grand Rapids - Make Me Rich! - Episode 6Millions in cash given away on "Make Me Rich!" Three lucky Michigan Lottery players won over $2.5 million in cash on the spring episode of "Make Me Rich!", the Lottery's game show. "Make Me Rich!", which aired on Thursday, was hosted by Christopher Knight, best known for his role as Peter Brady on the 1970s hit TV series "The Brady Bunch" and most recently as host of "Trivial Pursuit America Plays."
    Donald Johnson - $250,000 - Mega Millions - Lincoln Park$250,000 Mega Millions prize claimed! Donald Johnson of Lincoln Park was the lucky winner of a $250,000 prize after he matched five white ball numbers in the February 22 Mega Millions drawing.
    Michael Marderosian - Mega Millions - $250,000 - Novi - February 28Novi man wins $250,000! Michael Marderosian was the lucky winner of $250,000 after he matched five white ball numbers in the February 22 Mega Millions drawing.
    Kevin Hicks - Fantasy 5 - April 8 - $90,541 - Warren
    Warren man claims Fantasy 5 prize!Kevin Hicks of Warren was the lucky with of a Fantasy 5 prize worth $90,541.
    Make Me Rich! - February 23 - Scott Kennedy - Howell - $2 millionHowell man wins big on "MAKE ME RICH!"
    February 1, 2011 $45,500,000 Mega Millions Winners - P1 Gold Lottery ClubWinter storm brings millions to Lottery players!
    Jeff Watson - $100,000 - Holt - Millionaire RaffleMillionaire Raffle winners begin collecting prizes! In just two days, the Michigan Lottery has given away over $3.3 million in prize money from the Millionaire Raffle drawing.
    Jerry Pekala - $250,000 - Canton - Mega Millions - January 4Lucky Canton man claims Mega Millions prize! Jerry Pekala was the lucky winner of a $250,000 prize from the January 4 Mega Millions drawing
    Steve Mays - Mike Greer - Powerball - Mega MillionsLOTTERY MAKES HISTORY WITH DUAL JACKPOT CLAIMS! It was a day of firsts for the Michigan Lottery and its players: payments to the first Mega Millions jackpot win in the Upper Peninsula and the first Powerball jackpot winner anywhere in Michigan, whose winning numbers were drawn just eight days apart; and the largest one-day prize payout since the Lottery started 38 years ago.
    Carol St. Louis, Brownstown Twp., $55,462, Club Keno-to-GoBrownstown Twp. woman claims Club Keno-to-Go prize! Carol St. Louis is the first big Club Keno-to-Go winner!
    Allen Barr was the lucky winner of a $100,000 prize in the Michigan Lottery's Red Hot Raffle.Allen Barr is $100,000 richer after claiming a $100,000 Red Hot Raffle ticket!
    Arts, Beats & Eats, September 3, Royal Oak, Red, Hot & Blue 7s
    Michigan Lottery finalists participated in the Red, Hot and Blue 7s grand prize drawing Friday at Arts, Beats and Eats in Royal Oak.
    Robert Shroyer - Mason - The Jack - August 11 - $32,210Lucky Mason man wins The Jack!
    Donna Lesser - Chelsea - $270,000 - Red, Hot & Blue 7sChelsea woman is $270,000 richer!
    Millington - $100,002 - July 27 - Club KenoMillington man wins big on Club Keno!
    Shelby Township - $200,003 - Powerball - July 17Macomb man wins $200,003!
    Fantasy 5 - Phil Kidder - Hastings - July 1 - $62,169Hastings player cashes in!
    RRRLB Lottery Club, Kalamazoo, Mega Millions, June 11, $36,000,000KALAMAZOO LOTTERY CLUB CLAIMS MILLIONS!

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