DECEMBER 13, 2020
Season’s Greetings to everyone who calls Marian Estates home.
I want to take this opportunity to wish you all the best during the holiday season. I am so happy to have you as a resident of Marian Estates. There is no better time than the holidays to reflect on the year. This has been an unprecedented and challenging year as we continue to adhere to the State COVID related regulations and guidelines I understand how difficult it’s been to have your interactions on and off property restricted. Thank you one and all for your support, patience and cooperation during COVID and the fire.

I do see light at the end of this tunnel with news that a vaccine will be out and available to everyone on a scheduled basis over the next few months. Managers will keep you updated with news from the State of Oregon Health department on the status of vaccine delivery to Marian Estates residents and employees. Our employees have done an incredible job throughout year and for this I am eternally grateful. Please continue to reach out to our employees or Administration should you require further assistance.

May you and your family have a very merry and safe holiday season and a happy New Year.

My best,
Jan Baldwin

Weekly Happenings

Monday, December 14th, 2020 – 8:30am–3:30pm Salem Medical Appointments
Tuesday, December 15th, 2020 – 8:30am–3:30pm Salem Medical Appointments
Wednesday, December 16th, 2020 – 8:30am–3:30pm Stayton Medical Appointments
Thursday, December 17th, 2020 – 8:30am–3:30pm Stayton Medical Appointments
Friday, December 18th, 2020 – 8:30am–3:30pm Stayton Medical Appointments

Soup of the Day

Sunday, December 13th – Cream of Celery
Monday, December 14th – Lima Ham
Tuesday, December 15th – Potato & Bacon
Wednesday, December 16th – Chicken & Rice
Thursday, December 17th – Minestrone

Wendy’s Corner

Continuing Freeze – Well we have news on what we are and are not allowed to do for the next two weeks. We will have to continue to stay closed down at least until the 17th. A vaccine is quickly on the way and people who live in long term care will be first. This is one time that it will be beneficial to be grouped in with assisted living and memory care as we will be the first to receive the vaccination. I know we all are past ready for that and it cannot come soon enough!

Icy Spots – If you come across any icy spots be sure to call us and let us know so we can de-ice them promptly. It’s cold out there and we don’t want anyone falling.

Christmas Cards – If you are wanting to send a Christmas card to someone on staff you can either bring or send to Sloper and we will see that the person gets the card. Unfortunately we cannot give out staff addresses to anyone. Thank you for understanding.

Staff Anniversaries and Birthdays

12/2 Clara Bohanan (Housekeeping)
12/23 Destiny Edwards (Café Manager) 7 Years
12/26 Jane Billings (Café Server)

Wedding Anniversaries

November 19th Ron & Nina Treece (36 Years)
November 29th Glenn & Mabel Yutzie (51 years)
December 26th George & Connie Karakey (57 Years)

Thought for the Day – Just breathe, Darling. This is just a chapter. It’s not your whole story. S.C. Lourie

December Birthdays

1st Francis Lucke
5th Paul Peters
6th Gary Hammett
12th Neal Lamphear
13th Vicki Self
14th Yvonne Crosno
19th Linda Robinson
25th Eileen Hall
27th Ava Parker

December Anniversaries

1 Year Ricke Ramage
1 Year Kristi Mills
2 Years Karen Spencer
2 Years David Linehan
5 Years Mike & Ria Hoonhout

Welcome Home!

We would like to give a big WELCOME to several new Residents who moved to Marian Estates in the month of October. We are so happy to have you. We hope you love it here, and stay for many years to come!

Antoinette Connelly – Cottage # 23
Kenneth Krumdieck – Sloper Apt 205A
Gary Downer – Sloper Apt 206B
Sharlene Spykerman – Sloper Apt 208A
Ron & Nina Treece – 595 Kiwi Loop
Suzette Boudreaux & Mark Smith – 206 Division St.

Staff Anniversaries & Birthdays

November 22nd Willow Elliott (b)

Resident Anniversaries

1 Year George & Georgia Hoerauf
1 year Glenn & Mabel Yutzie
1 year Jim & Sandy Lanegan
1 Year Harvey Crim
1 Year Barbara Clark
2 years Bob & Sharon Pearsall
2 years Janice Lindemann
5 years Kay Baddeley
6 years Al Smith
7 years Lois Gordon Jones
10 years Christine Cegelka

Thank you for calling Marian estates “home”

Gone But Not Forgotten

James Russell
495 Kiwi Loop,
Born: September 5th, 1931
lost his battle with Cancer on October 25th, 2020
He will be missed.

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