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  • Residents reflect on influential women

    History and modern times have no shortage of wonderful women whom we can look up to, so when we asked residents Donna Ashlock and Mary Johnson to name their favorite, it was a bit difficult. There are just so many to choose from! They did give us an answer, though:Donna Ashlock: “I really admire Eleanor Roosevelt.   Read More...

  • Feeding hearts and souls

    Twice a year, the residents of Aberdeen Village gather food to donate to Covenant Presbyterian Church. These food drives help ensure that those in the community who need sustenance can find it. Rev.   Read More...

  • Resident holiday traditions: Povitica and Kolaches

    Everyone has their favorite memories of holiday traditions that span over generations. That holds true for Rose Klusman and Iona Thrailkill, independent living residents at Aberdeen Village.As we sat and visited about those traditions it was fun to see smiles light up their faces. Both ladies enjoyed more of a traditional holiday get together.   Read More...

  • Serving others long after the war is over

    On Veterans Day, we honor all of the men and women who sacrificed their time and personal safety to ensure the freedoms and security of our nation. And while we recognize the years they served in the military, we don’t often consider how their service shaped their lives and how they continued to serve even after they were no longer in uniform—like Malcolm Eudaley.This Aberdeen Village resident proudly served our country during World War II, but this veteran continued to give back lon...  Read More...

  • Home Sweet Aberdeen Village

    When Sharon Nelson and her family began the process of looking for the right community for her and her husband Franklin in 2016, they took a methodical approach."My daughter made a big spreadsheet with all of the different options. We were living in Topeka at the time, but my son and daughter live in the Kansas City area and wanted us closer to them. My husband's health wasn't good, and we'd seen our parents make the decision to seek additional care when they got to that point, so we wanted to d...  Read More...