Saluting Area Veterans (Pee Dee Gardens)

November 1, 2016 (Florence, SC) ─ Pee Dee Gardens, a DePaul Senior Living Community in Florence, recently honored its veterans thanks to the help, cooperation and generosity of several hospice groups in the community. Regency Hospice provided the beverages, food was on Embrace Hospice, dessert supplied by Pruitt Home Hospice, decorations were care of Homestead Hospice and entertainment was provided by Elliot Porter.

Pee Dee Gardens resident Alan LaSane, a veteran of the Army. Also pictured are staff members from Embrace Hospice

Pictured above is Pee Dee Gardens resident Alan LaSane, a veteran of the Army. Also pictured are staff members from Embrace Hospice.

Thirteen veterans and many spouses of veterans were honored with medals, pins and certificates during the End of Summer Bash. Residents and their families enjoyed singing, dancing and a free cookout provided by area hospice groups.

 Brian with Embrace Hospice with Pee Dee Gardens resident Ozie Dickey and Carman from Regency Hospice with resident Pat Kale.

Pictured here is Brian with Embrace Hospice with Pee Dee Gardens resident Ozie Dickey and Carman from Regency Hospice with resident Pat Kale.

“We are so grateful for the enthusiasm and support of our area hospice groups,” said Administrator JoAnn Flick. “It is truly a blessing to see them come together to help us honor and serve our seniors and veterans.”

For more information about Pee Dee Gardens, please contact Administrator JoAnn Flick at (843) 667-6699 or visit us on Facebook.