Join us for an ongoing monthly support group led by Maria Tomasetti from the Connecticut Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association.
Maplewood Senior Living of Orange, 245 Indian River Road is sponsoring a Festival of Lights and Trees community event to raise funds for the Orange Community Assistance Programs which provide assistance with Food Bank, Fuel Assistance, Holiday Baskets and Adopt a Family.
For this event, donors are asked to decorate a tree for auction at The Festival of Lights and Trees.
The event will take place at Maplewood on Tuesday, Dec. 5, from 4:30 PM to 7 p.m.
The Community Assistance Programs are vital to assist Orange residents in need and are maintained solely by donations and the generosity of local businesses, organizations, schools, churches and residents. Please decorate a tree, stop by for some culinary delights and support your neighbors in need!
Orange Live will be on hand with the “decorative” lighted Gingerbread Lighthouse raffle. Tickets are $2 each with all proceeds going to the Orange Food Bank. (Drawing to be held on December 12).
Learn more about the Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias, share concerns and ideas, and hear about the most recent advances in research.
The remaining dates for this year are: October 21; November 18; December 23.
RSVP to Madora Powell at 203-795-3117.
On Jan. 4, 2014 Maplewood at Orange, 245 Indian River Road, welcomes Fern Tausig, Certified Hypnotist and Master Trainer at Healing Hypnosis, Orange, who will present a free program “Make those resolutions stick!” from 10-11:30 a.m.
Learn the science of the mind that empowers you to change those bad habits and successfully create new ones. Hypnosis is the fastest, most effective way to get rid of those bad habits that are making you unhealthy and unhappy.
Learn how to hypnotize yourself!
A life long resident of West Haven, who spent her last 9 years as a resident of Maplewood of Orange.
She was the daughter of the late Nathan Shapiro and Tziva (Celia) Goldstein. She is the widow of Sydney Ross and is survived by her loving family of nieces, nephews, grand nieces and grand nephews, along with her many dear friends.
She loved the Dodgers, but the last few years had a new found love for the Red Sox.
She retired from SNET & ATT after many years of dedicated service.
Graveside funeral service at Beaverdale Memorial Park, Fitch St., New Haven Friday morning at 10:am.
The Weller Funeral Home, 493 Whitney Ave., New Haven is in charge of arrangements.
To sign a memorial book please visit: www.wellerfuneralhome.com
She was born in New Haven on October 11, 1918, daughter of the late Harry and Molly Reynolds McCabe. She married and became a homemaker.
She was a longtime Communicant of Holy Infant Catholic Church in Orange. She is survived by two sons, Robert Rosner of West Haven and Barry Rosner of North Haven; four grandchildren, Annsley Slawsky and her husband Gregory, Molly, Abigail and Robert Rosner; and two great grandchildren, Jared and Susannah Slawsky.
She was predeceased by three sisters, Grace Buscher, Marion Burger, her twin sister, Helen Johnson and her grandson, Jared Rosner.
The family would like to graciously thank the staff and residents at Maplewood at Orange for the care and compassion they gave to Ruth during her stay there and to VITAS Hospice, especially Hilda for her time and care she provided Ruth.
Family and friends are invited to call from 4-7 pm on Wednesday at Keenan Funeral Home, 238 Elm Street, West Haven.
A graveside service will be held at 10 am on Thursday at Beaverdale Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Jared Rosner Memorial Scholarship, C/O the Community Foundation of Greater New Haven, 70 Audubon Street, New Haven, CT 06510.
Those wishing to send condolences online may do so at: www.keenanfuneralhome.com
Orange Music Studio hosted a spring recital at the end of May at Maplewood at Orange, where children entertained seniors and relatives with wonderful music.
The Orange Music Studio, 501 Boston Post Road #21, in the Liberty Square Plaza teaches children the language of music.
The studio offers lessons in piano, guitar, saxophone, clarinet and violin.