TOLEDO - She’s from the city of Rising Sun. She’s feeling all warm and fuzzy after beating the 1 in 1,000,000 odds, winning a top prize on an Ohio Lottery on-line game. Kelly L. Jurrus-Myers won $100,000 wagering $1 on the KICKER number printed on her 01-19-10 Mega Millions ticket.
After mandatory federal and state taxes totaling 31 percent, Jurrus-Myers will receive a check for $69,000.
She purchased the winning ticket from Meijer Gas, 2153 Marion Mt. Gilead Road in Marion. The winning KICKER number was 7-6-3-6-5-3. Meijer Gas receives a $1,000 bonus for selling a winning KICKER ticket.
The Ohio Lottery is actively seeking winners of all prize levels to share their stories. Players with an interest in telling theirs can contact the Office of Communications at 216-774-5685.
Since 1974, the Ohio Lottery has raised more than $16 billion to support K-12 education across Ohio. The Lottery’s fiscal year 2009 transfer to the Lottery Profits for Education Fund was $702.3 million.
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