VETERANS DAY

On Veterans Day, and every day, Heritage is grateful for all the brave men and women who selflessly served our country. Join us as we learn from, are inspired by, and listen to our residents, nationwide, as they share their unforgettable moments during their time in service.

Watch full interviews below, with more publishing in the future.

Richard Biederwolf

Hearthstone
Born: May 31, 1933
U.S. Air Force, 1952-1956

Don Coppola

Vinecroft
Born: August 27, 1930
U.S. Army, 1952-1954

Robert Wood

Ives Hill
U.S. Air Force, 1963-1985

Anthony “Tony” Marcello

Heritage – The Green
Born: July 9, 1932
U.S. Army, served 1952-1954

Chaplain Sam Shreffler

Heritage – The Homestead
U.S. Air Force, served 1970-1974

Donald Carpenter

Heritage – The Park
U.S. Army, served 1958-1960

John Seemueller

Vinecroft
Born: November 14, 1933
U.S. Army, served 1955-1957 (Germany)

Dick Boss

Heritage – The Park
In Memoriam
U.S. Navy, served 5 years

Paul Davis

In Memoriam
Heritage – The Homestead,
U.S. Army, served 1944-1946

Noreen Heavner

Ives Hill
Born: November 23, 1953
U.S. Army, served 4 years

Donald Miller

Heritage – The Green
U.S. Army, served 1953-1955

Robert Stackpole

In Memoriam
Born: September 8, 1943
U.S. Army, began service in 1961

Victor Sarabia

Hearthstone
U.S. Army

Jack Shryne

The Kenney
U.S. Army, 1954-1956

Leland Spear

Heritage – Orchard Grove
In Memoriam
U.S. Air Force, served almost 8 years (1956)

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Delvin Abbey

In Memoriam
Heritage – The Park
National Guard, served 1957-1959
U.S. Navy, served 1959-1961

Lewis Andrews

Rolling Fields
U.S. Marines

Ronald A Atkinson

Rolling Fields
Born: April 4, 1934
U.S. Army

Robert Bailey

In Memoriam
Heritage – Orchard Grove
U.S. Army

Richard “Dick” Ball

Vinecroft
U.S. Air Force

Bob Banks

Ives Hill
U.S. Air Force, 1975-79

Raymond Benson

Heritage – The Village
U.S. Navy

James V. Bergman

In Memoriam
Heritage – The Village
Born: February 2, 1949
U.S. Army, served 1958-1962

Fred Betts

Rolling Fields
U.S. Army

Jerry Bland

The Kenney
U.S. Army, 1952-54

Elmer Bornman

Hearthstone

Neil Buckley

Rolling Fields
U.S. Navy

Robert W Burnham

The Kenney
U.S. Army Air Force, 1944-46

Clarence Chinn

Hearthstone

Richard “Dick” Biederwolf

Hearthstone
Born: May 31, 1933
U.S. Air Force, served 1952-1956

Arthur “Art” Carr

Hearthstone
Born: April 8. 1927
U.S. Army, served 1944-1947

Robert Caswell

Ives Hill
Born: December 25, 1931
U.S. Navy Reserve
U.S. Army

Henry Charles

Ives Hill
U.S. Army, 1964-66

Robert Comer

Rolling Fields
U.S. Army

Jacob Cooper

Vinecroft
U.S. Air Force, served 28 years

Fred Corey

Rolling Fields
U.S. Air Force

David Crossley

Ives Hill
Born: December 19, 1936
U.S. Navy, 1959-1973

Bud Dale

In Memoriam
The Kenney
U.S. Army, served 1946-1947

George Dallman

Hearthstone

Titus Davis-Merchant

Ives Hill
U.S. Army

Eugene Dolce

Ives Hill
U.S. Navy, 1951

Don Donius

Ives Hill
National Guard, served 7 years

Allen Dreisbach

In Memoriam
Rolling Fields
Born: July 31, 1940
U.S. Army

Harold Drevecky

The Kenney
U.S. Army, served 3 years (Korean War)

Jim Droege

The Kenney
U.S. Army

Salvatore H. Elia

In Memoriam
Heritage – The Village
U.S. Army, served 1952-1954

Don Falk

Vinecroft
Born: January 15, 1932
Marines, served 1952-1955
Marines, inactive reserve 1955-1958
Air Force, reserves 1958-1988

Frank Florio

Ives Hill
National Guard

Richard Ford

Heritage – The Village
U.S. Army

Donald Forkner

The Kenney
U.S. Navy, served 1957-1960
Reserves, served 26 1/2 years

Charles Freay

Heritage – The Village
U.S. Air Force

David Gentle

Rolling Fields
U.S. Navy

William Gerber

Hearthstone

Paul Golibersuch

Ives Hill
U.S. Army Reserve, served 6 years

Glen Gough

In Memoriam
Ives Hill
U.S. Army, served 3 years

Charles Gunderson

Ives Hill
U.S. Air Force, 1945-54

Larry Harvey

Ives Hill
U.S. Navy, 1956-60

Noreen Heavner

Ives Hill
U.S. Army, 1971-78

Larry Higley

The Kenney
U.S. Air Force, served 1954
Reserves, served 12 years

Art Hollenbeck

Ives Hill
U.S. Army, 1953-55

Chaplain Bill Hopkins

The Kenney, retired
U.S. Army

Dick Hongo

Ives Hill
U.S. Navy, 1958-83

David Hunt

Rolling Fields
U.S. Navy

Ed Irwin

Heritage – The Village
U.S. Navy, served 1955-1959

Paul Keene

Rolling Fields
U.S. Marines

James Keohane

Ives Hill
U.S. Army, 1953-54

Mike Kocyan

Rolling Fields
Born: May 31, 1952
U.S. Army

John Kovich

Hearthstone
U.S. Army Engineers

Richard Lake

Vinecroft

Bob Lenzie

The Kenney
U.S. National Guard

John Levander

Hearthstone

George Littlefield

Heritage – The Village
U.S. Marines

Cliff Lochaas

Heritage – The Homestead
U.S. Army, 1945-1947

John Lomeo

Vinecroft

John Ludwicazk

Heritage – The Park

Merle Austin Main

Heritage – The Village
Born: December 13, 1933
U.S. Navy, served 1951-1959 (reserves)
U.S. Navy, served 1956-1958 (active)

Edward Mahder

Hearthstone
National Guard

Ken Mainstone

The Kenney
Royal Air Force

Dick McKinnon

The Kenney
U.S. Army

Jerry Miller

Rolling Fields
U.S. Army

Hazel L. Montgomery

Heritage – The Village
Born: May 2, 1921
U.S. Army, served 1944-1946

Alan Moss

Rolling Fields
U.S. Army

William Nolan

Hearthstone

William Osterhoudt

In Memoriam
Heritage – The Park
U.S. Air Force, served 1979-1980

Elaine Patnaude

Hearthstone
Women’s Army Corps

Leland Pederson

The Kenney
U.S. Navy, 1942-45

Dennis J. Peterson

Rolling Fields
Born: January 3, 1961
U.S. Army Reserves

Burt Phillips

Ives Hill
U.S. Navy, 1953-75

Leroy Pihl

Heritage – The Green

Lester Porter

Heritage – The Park
U.S. Navy, served 1946

Lawrence Roalsvig

The Kenney
U.S. Navy, 1941-46

John Robinson

Rolling Fields
U.S. Army and Air Force

Robert Rolfe Robert

The Kenney
U.S. Navy, 1946-1948

William Roth

The Kenney
U.S. Marines, 1960-64

Peter Salmon

Ives Hill
Born: April 27, 1932
U.S. Army, 1956-60

Victor Sarabia

Hearthstone
U.S. Army

James Schultz

In Memoriam
Rolling Fields
U.S. Navy

Kenneth Shaffer

Rolling Fields
U.S. Army

Gene Reed Schwab

Rolling Fields
Born: December 17, 1946
U.S. Air Force, enlisted 1966

Larry Schwartz

The Kenney
U.S. Air Force, 1941-50

John Shattuck

Ives Hill
U.S. Army, 1969-70

Phil Shays

Vinecroft
Born: November 28, 1932
U.S. Air Force, served 1955-1967 (Captain)

Donald Sheehan

Heritage – The Park
U.S. Navy, served 2 years

David Simmons

Ives Hill
Born: January 27, 1939
U.S. Army Reserve, 1956-1964

Bert Sippy

Hearthstone
Born: July 7, 1935
U.S. Army, served 1956-1959

William Smith

The Kenney
U.S. Navy, 1943-45

Rudy Stark

Hearthstone
U.S. Army

David Stone

Ives Hill
U.S. Navy, 1955-60

David Stoodley

Ives Hill
U.S. Army, 1956-1962

Hank Storm

In Memoriam
Heritage – The Homestead
U.S. Army, served 1950-1952

William “Bill” Stratton

Heritage – The Green
Born: August 30, 1942
U.S. Army, served 1964-1970

Robert Sutliff

Rolling Fields
U.S. Navy

James Sylver

Ives Hill
U.S. Air Force, 1972-1976

Miyako Tanabe

In Memoriam
Ives Hill
U.S. Air Force, served 1960-1964

Tom Taylor

The Kenney
U.S. Army, 1953-1956

Len Tyler

Ives Hill
U.S. Air Force and U.S. Army, 1970-2014

Paul VanGellow

Ives Hill
U.S. Marines, 1946-48

Dr. William Barton VanSlyke

Ives Hill
Born: August 16, 1925
U.S. Army, 1943-1946

Art Wagner

Rolling Fields
U.S. Army

Robert Webster

Hearthstone

Phil Wight

Heritage – The Green
Born: April 1, 1923
U.S. Air Force
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Judd Woods

Ives Hill
U.S. Air Force, 1954-58

John Zanghi

Heritage – The Green

Across our communities nationwide, we serve veterans daily.
Through special programing, recognition, and other events, we come together in celebration
and to grow in understanding of what our veterans sacrificed for all of us to live in freedom.