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Resident Spotlight - Wayne Springsteen

Meet Carlton Senior Living spotlight resident, Wayne Springsteen: “Hey there! My name is Wayne Springsteen. I was born on a 40-acre farm in New Plymouth, Idaho on July 8th, 1926. I grew up with one brother and one sister. I have 5 children; 4 daughters and 1 son, 7 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren, and a cat named Piper (who was named after my favorite airplane)! I am a WWII veteran and served for 20 years. On June 25th, I was elected Veteran of the Year Honoree for 2014. For 41 years I worked in the Nuclear Plant Business with General Electric. My favorite activity here at Carlton Senior Living Fremont is to play pool and need a pool sha …


by Denee Naro

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Executive Director of Carlton Senior Living Fremont Recognized as CALA Advocate of the Year

Stephanie Brice Recognized as CALA Advocate of the Year

Carlton Senior Living is pleased to announce that Stephanie Brice, Executive Director of Carlton Senior Living Fremont, has been named as CALA “Advocate of the Year” The California Assisted Living Association (CALA) advocacy group focuses on representing communities which provide personalized care to their residents while promoting choice, independence and dignity. The advocacy group represents its members before California Legislature, Department of Social Services (DSS) Community Care Licensing Division and other state entities who are involved in the development of senior living policies. As a CALA advocate and Executive Director of Carlto …


by Denee Naro

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Resident Spotlight - Margaret Haug

Meet Carlton Senior Living spotlight resident, Margaret Haug: “Hello, my name is Margaret Haug. I was born in Westward, California on June 30, 1929. My husband, Lou, and I had been together for quite a while and shared seven amazing children together. We owned a grocery business that became quite successful in our time.   My favorite things at Carlton Senior Living Fremont are the socials and the entertainment. Some words of wisdom would be to enjoy the time you spend in your community. A few words to describe me would be happy, hard working and a busy-body. Something you may not know about me is that I really enjoyed working on my garde …


by Denee Naro

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Resident Spotlight - CJ Breen

Meet Carlton Senior Living’s spotlight resident, CJ Breen, as told in her own words. “I was born in Joliet, Illinois, and was raised in Chicago. I married my husband, Jim, in 1965. Together we shared two kids and two grandsons. In 1977 we moved to a home in San Jose, California and lived there for 25 years. I worked in several beauty shops in my time as well as Al-Anon as a public speaker. One of my favorite things at Carlton Fremont is the entertainment as I am very into music and grooving along to it. Some words of wisdom would be, “the only kind of martyr is a dead one. Anyone else won’t make it.” I also tend to ask people, “what does it c …


by Denee Naro

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Resident Spotlight - Ginny DiLullo

Meet Carlton Senior Living’s spotlight resident, Ginny DiLullo – Ginny, or Virgy as she is also known, has been a resident of Carlton Senior Living Fremont since June 2017. It’s hard to believe, but she celebrated her 92nd birthday in November. Ginny’s given name is Virginia and she was born and raised in North Carolina on a country farm with pigs, chickens and tobacco fields. She comes from a large family with four brothers and one sister. When it was time to start her own family, Ginny settled down in California during the 1950’s with her late husband, Nick, after traveling around the country while he was in the United States Navy. Selectin …


by Denee Naro

Carlton Senior Living Fremont, Resident Spotlight