SADDLEBAG SUNSHINE REPORT
December 16, 2013
Arnie Martens passed away Tuesday, December 10that Almonte General Hospital.. He never fully recovered from the heart surgery he had in September. Cards may be sent to Anne at the Canadian address in the directory. Postage is $1.10.
Gordon Terry is still at the Grace Center, room 111 for rehab. He saw his doctor last week for back spasms. There will be no physical therapy until the doctor says it's OK. Gordon will see his doctor again today. Cards may be sent to him there.
Sharon Fox is still in the Grove Center, room 312 for rehab. She is receiving therapy for walking and also has been started on stairs. Ray said she is responding well. Cards may be sent to the local address in the directory.
Merrill Clementson is still in Winter Haven Hospital. He is out of ICU and in room 376. The major concern right now is to bring his blood pressure down. Pat and Martha Woodruff have been taking Diane to and from the hospital as Diane has water on the knee and a baker's cyst behind the knee and can't walk. Cards may be sent to the local address in the directory.
Gloria Park had her surgery last Thursday. She said the surgery went as planned and will see doctor today to get the results. Cards may be sent to the northern address in the directory.
Erna Friesen is doing very well following hip replacement last Wednesday. She is already walking with a cane and will be receiving physical therapy at home. Cards may be sent to her at the local address in the directory.
Lorraine Nicoll will have cataract surgery this coming Thursday.
The second eye will be done on January 2, 2014. Cards may be sent to her at 4 Hooper St., Lancaster, NH 03584.
Thelma Boss fell and went home from the hospital. She had trouble breathing and was readmitted to the hospital and given oxygen. Thelma's address is Palm Towers, room 407, 245 Oak Ave., Sebring, FL 33870.
Chet Carter, a former Saddlebag resident now; living at Waters Edge, was taken to Lake Wales Medical Center with cardiac arrest. He is room 329.
Please remember our Saddlebag friends with prayers, cards and phone calls.
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