Armed Forces Memorial Service

To Those that Serve

Posted on December 7th, 2015
Posted by Pete Alexis under Memorial
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Spending the Holidays away from family and loved ones seems unthinkable, and, yet, it is the reality for so many men and women who serve in the Armed Forces. In 2009, my husband Jared McDonald (Martin Oaks’ Operations Manager) and I celebrated Christmas on November 17th. We knew he would be leaving for Afghanistan any […]

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Grieving During The Holidays

Grieving During The Holidays

Posted on November 27th, 2015
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For many, the holiday season comes with a dose of sadness and longing for family members and loved ones gone before. The joy and brightness displayed everywhere we go can sometimes serve to deepen our melancholy. During these trying times, remember that “toughing it out” or “putting on a brave face” isn’t usually enough to […]

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