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 1, 2015

Featured Resident – Margaret Yoakum

April 2, 2016

Featured Resident – Dorothy “Dottie” Maples

Dorothy was born in Ellis County, TX, near Waxahache. She was the oldest of two daughters born to Norman and Velma Clark; her sister was six […]
September 14, 2016

Featured Resident – Bob Shaffer

Featured Resident – Bob Shaffer Bob Shaffer was born in a log cabin in Birmingham, MO, to John & Kathryn Shaffer. The family moved to the […]
November 2, 2016

Featured Resident – Jackie Newman

Featured Resident – Jackie Newman           Jackie was born in the small town of Sheffield, MO.  It was located between Northeast KC and Independence, but has […]