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This is how the Gegen family house on Jefferson Lane looks thanks to the efforts of Judy Capeti, Mark and Maureen Linnemann and several volunteers. They decorated the Gegen family house with the lights you see here. Star Gazette photo by Chad Richardson

Christmas spirit: Businessman brightens Christmas for Mikko Gegen

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Christmas wishes do come true.

Ask little Mikko Gegen, who is battling cancer.

With the help of his grandmother, Judy Capeti, and Mark and Maureen Linnemann, who own and operate Skip's Sprinklers, Mikko's house on the city's west side glows with holiday lights.


"Our house has a light display that is absolutely to die for," says his mom Shelly on the family's CaringBridge website. "I never, in my wildest dreams, would have imagined it would turn out like it has."

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