Resident Spotlight

Meet Forrest

With more than 16 million Americans serving in the armed forces during World War Two, many stories exist of the heroic efforts of soldiers and sailors, marines and pilots who bravely put themselves in harm’s way to help further the cause of freedom. And with those stories come tales of service and sacrifice that you don’t often hear – of specialized united and covert missions. Forrest’s story is one of those, and his work serving in the Army Air Force …Read more  »...

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Meet Helen

Working for the Department of Social Services, Helen was on the front lines of seeing the best and the worst Detroit had to offer. The best? Helen will readily admit working as a civil servant that she was part of a great environment that promoted the empowerment of women and minorities. The worst? As a caseworker for 15 years before spending 20 years in management, she saw the inefficiency and the ineffectiveness of social programs, in addition to the problems …Read more  »...

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Meet Wendell

Wendell had big aspirations, being a teenager serving in the Navy during World War II in the South Pacific. “It wasn’t a heroic two years,” he said. “I was on a converted banana boat. I signed up to be on a destroyer and got that instead. It turned out to be the best duty in the world, delivering fresh fruit to all the islands in the South Pacific.” At the time, it wasn’t at all what he envisioned. As the …Read more  »...

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Meet Doris

It’s a Sunday-morning tradition Doris shares with her children – thanks to all of them just living a few minutes away from her home at Oakmont Livonia. “All three of my children are in church with me on Sunday morning,” Doris said. “That makes me very happy.” Religion and family are both important to her, it always has been. When she met Arthur, they came from different religious backgrounds; he was Catholic, she was Protestant. They reached a compromise that …Read more  »...

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Words from Our Residents

I always enjoy Oakmont functions. I enjoyed my night out and loved the food.

Bernie U.

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From the beautiful entrance, to the great meals and activities, Oakmont is always alive! There is also friendship everywhere!

Philip

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A good day at Oakmont Northville; Friendship and Fun.

Max N.

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It was nice to see Scott Fountain again at Belle Isle. We had our wedding pictures taken there. It was such a beautiful day, we really enjoyed it.

Gerry and Richard D.

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An outing & concert with my very dearest friends.

Rosella

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It was lovely to acknowledge the veterans on this very special night.

Jean M.

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I like the people and the staff. They are outgoing and great!

Dave

 
I like the people here, they are so nice. The food is great and my room is very cozy and pleasant!

Dottie

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Thank you for the trip to Belle Isle. You order a sunny day. When we arrived, the picnic area was all set up. Fresh hot dogs and hamburgers were cooking on the grill. We also had live music and even dancing! Thank you for a fun day!

Wanda P.

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I LOVE that I can bring my best friend Mingo with me!

Louise

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I was so very pleased to be at this party with my granddaughter and 2 great granddaughters. Oakmont is always having beautiful parties and décor.

Hazel

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Everything was planned real nice. I got see my former friends from the previous Oakmont I lived in! “Wonderful Day”

Jean S.

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I like it at Oakmont Livonia, it is so friendly and everyone makes me feel at home!

Fran

 
I like the path around the building. It is beautiful and great for walking!

Forest

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Guess what? I live at Oakmont and this smile on my face says it all!

Kathy

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I enjoy living here and the tea party was great fun.

Helen

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Oakmont is the greatest place to live. I have been here 4 years and I am still loving it!

Marion

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It was a great day! I especially enjoyed dancing and the music!

Jo An K.

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I had a fantastic time at Belle Isle with the Oakmont communities!

Clara O.

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I’m very thankful and grateful that they had a tea party for us! Living at Oakmont is very comfortable.

Helen

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Oakmont Independent Living provides everything I need to make the most of my retirement years!

Rose

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I loved our day at Belle Isle. It’s a beautiful place to visit have a picnic and enjoy some fun in the sun.

Just one of the many activities we are fortunate to have available to use an Oakmont Manor.

Jan H.

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The tea party was very nice! There are a lot of my friends that live here at Oakmont.

Pearl

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I am always happy to share the events with my daughter Sandy and granddaughter Erin.

Wilma

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It was a delightful tea party!

Doretta

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