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April Resident Spotlight

April 9, 2019
We highlight a resident each month in our newsletter. Learn more about Jean below!

Ethel Jean. I was named after my mothers older sister, she passed away. Her name was Ethel. She never went by Ethel and neither do I.

April 18th, 1929 Was born in Lawrenceburg Indiana.

I had three brothers and two sisters, all are deceased now.


My husband Ted, one son named Gary, daughter-in-law Doris, and two granddaughters.

I only worked for one company-Branch manager-Netherland Plaza western Union telegraph company-Dwight Eisenhower came in and I got his signature!

What did you like to do in your spare time?
Played bridge, I used to love to shop, loved to cook, and my father-in-law used to own a nursing home and I would cook for them.

Do you like pets?
I love pets, had Maxi and Stewert. (poodles) When I was small I had a German Shepard/collie mix named Dick.

Did you travel? Where?
Yes, we traveled to Germany, Canada, and England.

Name some significant events in your life
When my son was born and when my granddaughters were born.

What is your favorite time of year and why?
Spring, because everything becomes alive!

What makes you feel happy?
Just living, I have a great husband, great son, a great daughter-in-law, great grandchildren, and great friends!

Some facts about your life
Was third of six kids, I went to St. Catholic grade school with very strict nuns, worked at UC Med school as a standardized patient. I was the person students would assess in their studies.

Funny or fun memories from childhood
Had a pony named Tony, Shetland pony, (dad had a lot of horses) I would ride Tony to the store.
Jackie Robinson came in to Western Union and I didn’t know who he was!
Have a lot of wonderful nieces and nephews, a few are in med school!
My mother was Irish so we had s lot of celebrations, especially St Patrick’s Day. My grandmother was born in Ireland.
My Grandfather owned a dry goods store in Mt. Adams.
Gary went to Roger Bacon school.

News & Events

First Ever Easter Egg Hunt at Florentine
We had so much fun and can't wait til next year!

Community Easter Egg Hunt - This Saturday!
This Saturday at 10:30am - all are welcome!

Resident Spotlight for April
We highlight a resident each month in our newsletter. Learn more about Jean this month!

We're All About Our Peeps!
Our residents always enjoy our seasonally themed activities!

It's Five O'Clock Somewhere!
Florentine Gardens and its parent company, Foundations Health Solutions, strive to be a "Culture of Care" - in every aspect of what we do

Florentine Garden Residents Make Blessing Bags for Local Organization
We here at Florentine Gardens love giving back to our community!

Save the Date! Easter Egg Hunt
Join us on April 13th for our First Annual Community Egg Hunt!

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