U.S. Senator Dick Durbin presented Joe Hoppe, a World War II veteran, with four medals he earned for his service in the Navy. When Durbin met Hoppe at a seniors forum last year, he learned the veteran had had trouble obtaining the medals he had earned in combat.
On March 20, Congressman John Boehner presented Wayne Weber with the Bronze Star Medal, the Combat Infantry Badge, and the Purple Heart. Mr. Weber served in the 182nd Battalion of the Army in World War II. A rifleman, Mr. Weber fought in the Pacific Philippines islands, where he “hit the beach” in Cebu City.
Senior Lifestyle is proud to announce the 2014 National Heart of Caring Award Winners. This prestigious award is reserved for members of the Senior Lifestyle Family who best live the Mission and Core Values.