2014 St. Jude Dream Home winner selected

By Katherine Tellez

April 16, 2014 Updated Apr 17, 2014 at 10:04 AM CDT

EDWARDS, Ill. -- A winner has been selected for the 2014 St. Jude Dream Home.

Chad Seward is this year's winner of the home in the Sommer's Place subdivision in Edwards.

A total of 6,068 tickets were sold, that's the highest number ever.

Thanks to community support, $608,812 was raised for St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital.

Other winners:

Jeffrey Norman of Pekin, Ill. -- Tickets on Sale Prize: 18K white gold diamond pendant, courtesy of Bremer Jewelry

Shane Price of Mapleton, Ill. -- Early Bird Prize: $3,000 gift card to Kroger

Stephen Howard of Washington, Ill. -- Two, 35 game season tickets and a half season parking pass for Peoria Chiefs

Judith Martin of Peoria, Ill. -- $1,000 American Express Gift Card, courtesy of RW Baird

Susan Mizell of Hudson, Ill. -- $1,000 in Landmark Recreation Center Bucks

Angie Williams of Metamora, Ill. -- $500 gift card to Prospect Flowers and $500 gift card to Target

Roger Baker of Mapleton, Ill. -- Craftsman 2" mower, Murray 24" snow-thrower, courtesy of Tim's Ace Hardware

Lisa Nafzinger of Standford, Ill. -- Queen Mattress set from Mattress Firm

Joann Widger of Peoria, Ill. -- $1,000 gift certificate from Kristi Lee Photography

Robert Humphreys of Knoxville, Ill. -- $1,000 gift certificate from Stanley Steamer

Rachel Ranney of Pekin, Ill. -- iPad Air 128GB, $200 iTunes card, courtesy of Jim Maloof Realtor

Carolyn Grebaer of Metamora, Ill. -- Family membership to Gold's Gym

Bob Jordan of East Peoria, Ill. -- Saffire 18" Grill and Smoker, courtesy of Peoria Brick & Tile Co.

Ashley Flynn of Pekin, Ill. -- Brizo Prize

Brian Cunningham of Mapleton, Ill. -- Open House Prize: $5,000 gift card for Lippmann's Furniture