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
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
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!
Not being able to see family members has been one of the biggest challenges Stoney River residents faced while sheltering in place due to COVID-19. Fortunately, restricted visits implemented in mid-March helped to keep our residents and team members safe, and now, at long last, Stoney River’s patio is open for family visits! “We are… Continue Reading Welcome Back Families!
There have been a lot of questions regarding what the Wisconsin Supreme Court ruling yesterday means for our communities. The Court’s ruling focused on the economy, people returning to go back to work and businesses needing to reopen. While there is controversy around this decision, our number one priority remains the same: the safety and… Continue Reading COVID-19 Update In Light of Wisconsin Supreme Court Ruling
Relax with meditation and chair yoga at February’s memory café. Local exercise instructor Christine Tremelling-Jensen will show you how to put yourself first this Valentine’s season with an ultimate soothing mind and body experience. Join us Wednesday, February 12, from 10:30am to Noon at Zion Methodist Church, 2106 N. Peach Street, Marshfield. RSVP to Nikki… Continue Reading Valentine-themed Memory Café