John, age 95, and Gladys, age 93, said “I do” 74 years ago after meeting at Loyal School in Loyal, WI, where Gladys was the librarian and John worked as a mechanical engineer. On August 16, John and Gladys Olsen’s 74th wedding anniversary, they celebrated their long, happy union with family and friends at Stoney… Continue Reading Couple Celebrates 74 Years of Marriage!
In honor of Stoney River’s 10th Birthday, check out the “Top Ten” reasons to enjoy living or explore living at Marshfield’s premier assisted living and memory support community. Plus, mark your calendars to attend Stoney River’s birthday celebration, featuring food, fun and the popular Good Times Band, on June 24th! 1. Enjoy Life…on Your Terms… Continue Reading Top TEN List for 10th Birthday
Stoney River’s newly vaccinated residents and team members are excited to welcome the return of freedoms in accordance with the Wisconsin Department of Health Services’ new COVID-19 guidelines for assisted living communities. Today is a brighter day with Stoney River’s new procedures: COVID-19 testing for team members at least once a month and testing as… Continue Reading Welcome to a BRIGHTER DAY
March is National Women’s History Month and an ideal time to reflect on the accomplishments of the visionary women who began the Women’s Rights Movement, kept it rolling through the decades and continue the work today on behalf of women everywhere. In 1848 in upstate New York, a gutsy discussion about the lack of women’s… Continue Reading Celebrating Women’s Rights
Since March, Stoney River assisted living and memory support residents, like so many other seniors across the country, have sheltered in place, while the senior living community’s team adapted nearly every aspect of care delivery in the wake of COVID-19. Today relief is in sight with Stoney River in Phase 1A of Wisconsin’s vaccine prioritization… Continue Reading Learn Why Some at Stoney River are Ready to Roll-up their Sleeves for the Vaccine
Addressing Concerns About Moving to Senior Living in a Pandemic Even though there is a desire and potential need to explore senior living options at Stoney River, many older adults and families are delaying a move during the pandemic, which may or may not be the best choice. Understandably, people have concerns about moving to… Continue Reading Moving to Senior Living in a Pandemic
Stoney River’s memory support professionals understand the challenges—all too well—that family caregivers face, especially those caring for a loved one with memory loss. There are highs and lows that come with supporting a person who has Alzheimer’s disease or other form of dementia. Caregivers often say that they feel like they are on an emotional… Continue Reading A Valuable Resource for Dementia Caregivers
This year’s presidential election is not older adult Americans’ “first rodeo” so to speak. Seniors have decades of experience exercising their right to vote. This year, however, the coronavirus pandemic has many Americans ages 18 and older re-thinking how they are going to vote. The good news is that there are safe and convenient voting… Continue Reading Cast Your 2020 Vote…Your Way!
Enjoy a win-win when you order a fresh-grilled brat for lunch and, in doing so, help fund a cure for Alzheimer’s disease. Stoney River is hosting a BRATWURST SALE Thursday, August 6, from 11am to 1pm with proceeds from the sale going toward the senior living community’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s team. Stoney River is… Continue Reading Calling All Sausage Lovers!
Now more than ever you want a safe, social and secure lifestyle for yourself or an aging loved one. At Stoney River assisted living and memory support, you’ll find a safe and sound community, compassionate caregivers, kinship and our award-winning VIVA! programming. Residents and family members give Stoney River all-star reviews for going above and… Continue Reading Summer Blockbuster Offer