American Senior Communities would like to thank its residents for their commitment and contributions to improving the world.

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Special Stories of Seniors

Learn about their lives of courage, hope and inspiration.

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Hideko Strange

John Strange Elementary School Carries this Family’s Name.

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Dale Fenner

Microbiologist Helped Eradicate TB in Indiana.

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George Feldman

Eastside Teacher Taught over 50,000 Warren and IPS students.

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Marion Samuel

Ebony Fashion Fair Buyer was Trailblazer.

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Marvin Cabell

Jazz Musician Recorded with Best Musicians in the Nation.

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Norma Thurman

Work as a Missionary in Zimbabwe Helped Many to Christianity.

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Theodore Wells

Veteran Fought to Retain, Expand Veteran Benefit.

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Trung Huynh

Atrocities of Vietnam War Have Lifetime Impact.

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Bill Miller

Kokomo police officer worked to keep citizens safe.

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Richard Hosty

Advocate for the disabled made a difference nationwide.

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Karl Wagner

As a safety officer, Mr. Wagner spent years protecting our children. Thank you Karl.

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Betty Swift

Thank you Betty Swift. She spent 3 decades caring for the elderly. We have that passion too.

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Arthur Carter

Mr. Carter paved the way for African Americans to become pilots. Thank you, Arthur for your diligence and perseverance.

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The Ervins

The Ervins taught for nearly a half a century! We appreciate their commitment to education!

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Betty Phillips

Betty Phillips continues to volunteer after nearly 30 years of dedication. Thank you Betty!

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Hugh Sullivan

Mr. Sullivan, developed several drugs including Darvocet, a pain medicine used by millions. His impact has been worldwide!

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Ursula Davis

Ursula Davis served in the National Guard. Thank you Ursula, for being a trailblazer for women.

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Robert Penick

Thank you Mr. Penick for sharing your musical talent!

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Marta Rodenhuis

Marta Rodenhuis fled from Adolph Hitler’s control in the 1940s. Your courage inspires me!

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Sarah Van Blaricum

Ms. Blaricum fostered over 100 children before they were placed in their permanent homes. Thank you Sarah!

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Dr. Wallace Gordon Diehl

As a founder of the Indianapolis 500 Gordon Pipers, Mr. Diehl spent decades sharing the heritage of the Scottish Celtic culture. Thank you Gordon!

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Gordon Schaefer

Gordon Schaefer received two Purple Hearts and a Bronze Star for his bravery in World War II. Thank you Gordon for your heroic service!

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Bruce Spear

Mr. Spear designed senior facilities that many still call home. Thank you Bruce!

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Norma Trebing

Hillcrest Nursing Home Started with Nurse who Loves Nursing

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Leonard Bastian

Connersville Mayor Made Difference in the life of the City, Residents

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Catherine Wallace

As an elementary education teacher, Catherine Wallace found joy in running a Montessori education program, which operated at several Indianapolis Public Schools. Thank you Mrs. Wallace.

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Fred Cavinder

Retired Indianapolis Star Editor Wrote Hundreds of Articles, Seven Books to Preserve Indiana History

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