Resident Spotlight

Resident Spotlight: Peggy

If you’re looking for a travel recommendation or a great new recipe, Oakmont Northville resident of more than two years, Peggy, is just the person to see. A former nurse whose passion for traveling has taken her around the world, Peggy’s zest for life and ability to persevere through challenging times has helped make her story one you’ll never forget. From a Newborn to a Nurse Peggy, whose real name is Margaret, was born in the heart of the Motor …Read more  »...

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Meet Martha

How does a native Wisconsinite, who spent stints in Kentucky and Tennessee, end up in the suburbs of Detroit? The answer: A great work ethic, a loving family, and an adventurous spirit. And that’s exactly what you’ll find when you meet Martha, this month’s resident spotlight at Oakmont Northville. A Start in the Dairy State Though she has called Michigan her home since 1950, Martha’s journey didn’t begin in the Mitten. She was born in Wisconsin to loving parents, but …Read more  »...

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Meet Betty

  It’s no surprise that when asked what she’d like to talk about in her resident spotlight interview, Betty replied that she’d like to talk about her religion. “I think it’s the most interesting things about me,” she said, smiling, “and I can talk about it, it’s not weird.” Born in Philadelphia to a loving mother and father and three sisters, Betty was brought up in the Church of Christian Science – an American-born religion that sports about 85,000 members …Read more  »...

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Meet Marilyn

Maybe it had something to do with the fact the first time Marilyn was pregnant, it ended in the full-term death of her baby. Or maybe it was part of another plan, she didn’t know for sure. Over the span of 20 years, Marilyn and her husband Carl served as foster parents for 11 newborn children. “I think a lot of it had to do with the loss of the first baby, but I really couldn’t tell you for sure,” …Read more  »...

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Meet Steve and Nadine

A short time after being sent to Iwo Jima during the height of World War II, a shell landed near Steve’s foxhole. It blew him in the air, tearing nerves in his left arm and peppering his body with shrapnel. The Oakmont Northville resident, who lives there with his wife Nadine, reflected on his time with the Marines as he showed several pictures from that time and explained how fortunate he was to be alive. At some point, he was …Read more  »...

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

Helen

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

Marion

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

Louise

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

Bernie U.

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It was a delightful tea party!

Doretta

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

Jean M.

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

Clara O.

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

Wilma

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

Jo An K.

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A good day at Oakmont Northville; Friendship and Fun.

Max N.

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

Kathy

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An outing & concert with my very dearest friends.

Rosella

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

Philip

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