Masonic Village News
Bleiler Caring Cottage Celebrates a Quarter Century of Care
The Bleiler Caring Cottage started 25 years ago as a new approach to assisting caregivers needing respite. It has evolved into a home filled with love and support for eight residents who receive daily care and encouragement.
A Unique Perspective on Retirement Living
Brenda Evanko walks the talk when it comes to her former career in sales and marketing with Masonic Village at Elizabethtown. She believed so much in the lifestyle she was selling, she now calls Masonic Village home.
A Love for the Ages
Married for 72 years on Aug. 26, 2022, it is clear that Jim and Mary Whitacre’s love story is one for the ages. Since meeting in 1949 and marrying the following year, they have celebrated the arrival of four children, 11 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter.
The Best Things Come in Pairs
Identical twins Kitty Brandt and Lois Vaughn have called Masonic Village at Elizabethtown home for longer than most residents. First moving on campus at just 13 years old, the sisters have since returned for retirement – as neighbors!
“Big” and “Loud” Efforts to Treat Parkinson’s Disease
To better help residents dealing with Parkinson's disease, Masonic Village at Elizabethtown's Outpatient Rehabilitation department has incorporated some new "big" and "loud" programming and technology into their treatment approach.
The Secrets to a Sweet Retirement
It’s been several years in the making, but Helen and Herb Cook are finally settled into their home at Masonic Village at Elizabethtown. They discovered the secret to a happy retirement is being prepared.