Featured Resident

Health & Rehab Resident Spotlight – Agnes Carpenter

May 2, 2018 — Our Resident Spotlight for the month of May is Ms. Agnes Carpenter. Agnes was born July 7, 1937, in Charlottesville, Virginia; She has one brother and three sisters. Agnes grew up in Orange County and graduated from George Washington Carver Regional High School in Culpeper, VA. After graduation Agnes worked in and around the town... Read More

Senior Living Resident Spotlight – Irene Peltzer

May 2, 2018 — Mrs. Irene Peltzer is originally from Mount Carmel, Pennsylvania and moved down South later in life. Irene was one of five children and grew up in the coal mining area of Sheboygen, Pennsylvania. After high school Irene went to work for a Doctor and his wife tending to their two small sons. Irene went on... Read More

Senior Living Resident Spotlight – Ruth Ecker

April 2, 2018 — Mrs. Ruth Ecker was born in Nork, New Jersey but was raised and spent the majority of her life in Maplewood, New Jersey. Ruth grew up in Maplewood along with her two sisters. While in school Mrs. Ecker met her wonderful husband whom she spent more years with than can be counted. Together the couple... Read More

Health & Rehab Resident Spotlight – Mabel Wright

April 2, 2018 — We would like to wish Ms. Mabel Wright a very Happy Birthday! She recently celebrated her 100th birthday on 3-20-2018. Ms. Mabel was born and raised in Madison County, Virginia and worked as a factory worker at The Silk Mill in Orange, Virginia. She has one son and one daughter who are very supportive and visit... Read More

Senior Living Resident Spotlight – Mrs. Mildred Ransom

March 1, 2018 — Mrs. Mildred Ransom originally hales from the coal mining town of Slabfork, WV. She was one of nine children and grew up to marry her high school sweetheart whom she’d met at a ball game. Mildred and her husband went on to have three children after she finished her schooling at Beckley College. Mrs. Ransom... Read More

Health & Rehab Resident Spotlight – Bette Oliver

March 1, 2018 — Bette Oliver grew up in Arlington, Virginia and was the oldest of eight children. She completed college and worked as a computer programmer. She has one son, Darrell, four grandchildren, and one great grandchild. She enjoys playing softball, bowling, watching sports in person and on the television. She has been a dog lover all her... Read More

Senior Living Resident Spotlight – Mrs. Mary Stephen

February 1, 2018 — Mrs. Mary Stephen is a native of Madison County but has resided in Orange County since she was twelve years old. Mary is the youngest of 11 children and left school after the 8th grade to go to work at the American Silk Mill where she met her husband Wade. Later on Wade moved on... Read More

Health & Rehab Resident Spotlight – Doris J. MacEwan

February 1, 2018 — Mrs. Doris J. MacEwan was born in Charlottesville, Virginia in 1932. She was raised in Somerset, Virginia where her father ran the Somerset Store. She was an only child and graduated from Orange County High School in 1948 at the age of sixteen. After graduation she attended West Hampton College in Richmond, Virginia where she... Read More

Senior Living Resident Spotlight – Doris Washburn

January 2, 2018 — Mrs. Washburn, better known as Doris moved to Orange County only four years ago to be closer to family. Doris married her high school sweetheart at the age of 17 when he came home from war. Together the couple grew a large and beautiful family including 4 children, 6 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Though she... Read More

Health & Rehab Resident Spotlight – Alan Roper

January 2, 2018 — Mr. Alan Roper was born March 20, 1957 in Charlottesville, VA. He lived in Kentucky and North Caroline before recently moving back to Orange, VA to be closer to family members.  Alan moved to Dogwood Village from Autumn Care of Madison, VA in December 2017. He is very social, enjoys telling jokes and participates in... Read More