Resident Spotlight

Meet Jack

Attend a meeting of the Men’s Club at Oakmont Sterling Assisted, and you’ll no-doubt find Jack – a fixture of the club’s weekly get-togethers. An electrical engineer by trade, and a Detroiter through-and-through, Jack’s story is one of perseverance over poverty, and life-long love. Surviving the Depression Like many families in the United States, Jack’s was heavily impacted by the Great Depression. His parents lost most of their money when the banks around them closed and, with it, so did …Read more  »...

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Meet Evelyn

Doing things strictly ‘by the book’ never was the method used by Evelyn and her husband of more than 60 years, John. That’s fine. Being innovative helped make a very happy life for them. From the way she met John to the places they’ve lived, Evelyn explained how their life together was forged from a can-do attitude about most everything. During World War II, she stayed busy at USO events; basically, helping soldiers on leave have a good time during …Read more  »...

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Meet Roy

Being involved with the development of hydraulic fuel pumps for airplanes is something Roy never takes lightly. In fact, to this day, it still makes him beam with pride. “The pride of developing pumps and hydraulic motors for airplanes, people don’t realize how much of it is hydraulics. It’s the bloodstream of an airplane,” he said. “I’m so proud to be part of it.” His work as an engineer required Roy to provide intricate drawings for aircraft parts, and later, …Read more  »...

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Meet Larry

Life is full of many twists and turns. Take it from Larry, an outgoing resident at Oakmont Sterling Assisted, adaptability and education makes getting through those changes possible. “You have to adjust,” he said. “I don’t care what kind of work you do, you have to adjust.” Adjust, he did. Growing up in the area of 14 Mile and Ryan roads, he was eventually drafted and served in Korea. He came back and began working in a tool and dye …Read more  »...

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An outing & concert with my very dearest friends.

Rosella

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

Bernie U.

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

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

Clara O.

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

Wilma

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

Jean M.

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

Helen

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

Pearl

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

Jo An K.

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It was a delightful tea party!

Doretta

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A good day at Oakmont Northville; Friendship and Fun.

Max N.

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

Louise

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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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