Featured Residents

We love hearing and sharing the life stories of our residents. There is so much knowledge and wisdom to be gleaned, not to mention the excitement, the sadness, the joy, the challenges, and all of the emotions that come with a lifetime of experiences.

September 7, 2018

Featured Resident – Carla Esslinger

Featured Resident – Carla Esslinger                 Carla was born in Madison, KS, to Carl and Charline Hanes. She grew up with an older sister and a […]
July 26, 2018

Featured Resident – Don Esslinger

Featured Resident – Don Esslinger              Don Esslinger was born on a farm in Madison, KS.  He had a twin sister but she didn’t survive infancy.  […]
May 30, 2018

Featured Resident – Jerry Dewey

Featured Resident – Jerry Dewey             Gerald “Jerry” Dewey was born in Industrial City, which is near St. Joseph, MO. He was the seventh of eight […]
May 25, 2018

Featured Resident – Betty Dewey

Featured Resident – Betty Dewey             Betty was the youngest of seven children born to Buford and Nanny Boyer.  She was born in Stewartsville, MO.  When […]