Featured Resident

Senior Living Resident Spotlight – Helen Stewart

December 1, 2017 — Mrs. Helen Stewart was born is Roanoke, Va., but has resided in Orange County since 1922. Helen went on to further her education at both Mary Washington as well as Stetson and thoroughly enjoyed her time there. In 1943 Helen married her high school sweetheart William Stewart and together the couple had one daughter, Robina.... Read More

Health & Rehab Resident Spotlight – Mike Lohr

December 1, 2017 — Mike Lohr was born in August of 1957, one of six children, raised in Orange County, Virginia.  He graduated from Orange County High School in 1975. After graduation Mike worked at The American Silk Mill until they closed their doors in 1979. He later worked for Tele Service until they closed.  Mike enjoys fishing, playing... Read More

Senior Living Resident Spotlight – Pat Brumett

November 1, 2017 — Pat Brumett was one of three children born and raised in Indiana. After graduating high school Pat went on to further her education at Spalding College earning A Bachelor of Arts before accepting a job as a librarian. Mrs. Brumett was married to her high school sweetheart for about thirty years before his passing and... Read More

Health & Rehab Resident Spotlight – Ms. Irene Silberski

November 1, 2017 — Ms. Irene Silberski was born on January 26, 1930 in Higginsville, West Virginia (Hampshire Co.) to George Hamilton Day and Maude Unstot Day. She was born into a close family of five children; Irene being the middle child. She was raised in Points, West Virginia and graduated from Romney High School in Romney, WV. She... Read More

Health & Rehab Resident Spotlight – Mr. Robert (Bobby) Turner

September 29, 2017 — Mr. Robert (Bobby) Turner was born October 29, 1937 in Madison County, Virginia.  He was born into a large family with ten brothers and sisters. He attended Madison County schools and later served in the United States Army.  Mr. Turner loves to talk about the years he worked as an orderly at the Orange County... Read More

Senior Living Resident Spotlight – Julia Hodges Williams

September 29, 2017 — Julia Hodges Williams was born in Florida and was raised in Virginia to become a farmer. She had two siblings: Harriet and Bill. An alumnae of the College of William and Mary, Julia also attended the Adlerian Institute and received a graduate degree in psychology. She then became a teacher at Gryme’s Memorial School in... Read More

Senior Living Resident Spotlight – Betty Wright

September 1, 2017 — Betty Wright, who is the oldest of five siblings, was born in Liberty, South Carolina and was raised in Lyman, South Carolina. After graduating from high school, she attended Mars Hill College in North Carolina but graduated with a degree in English Literature from Furman College. Soon after graduation, she got married and had two... Read More

Health & Rehab Resident Spotlight – Penny Gallihugh

September 1, 2017 — Ms. Penny Gallihugh was born October 8, 1961 in Charlottesville, VA to Robert and Mary Gallihugh of Orange, Virginia; she has two brothers and three nieces. Penny attended Orange County High School and has worked for Kenfair, Liberty Fabric and MPS in Orange.  Penny and her mother, Mary Gallihugh, came to live at Dogwood Village... Read More

Senior Living Resident Spotlight – Myrtle Martin

July 31, 2017 — Myrtle Martin was born on September 14th at her grandparent’s dairy farm in Locust Grove. Myrtle was the third child of four; Walter, Lillian and Catherine. Upon graduating from Unionville High School, Myrtle became a beautician and began her life in Culpeper, Virginia. She met her husband Larman “Skiddy” Martin, who worked for the Town... Read More

Health & Rehab Resident Spotlight – Tina Nicholson

July 31, 2017 — Tina Nicholson was born September 30, 1973 in Charlottesville, Virginia to James and Mary Nicholson.  She has four brothers, two sisters and several nieces and nephews.  Tina was raised in Madison, VA and graduated from Madison County High School in 1991. After high school her family moved to Madison Run which is located in Gordonsville,... Read More