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Toy Darlene Campbell

...the Alzheimer's Resource of Alaska or the Alaska Bible College. The family would also like to thank staff at the Sitka Pioneer home for their exceptional care and overwhelming kindness to Toy during her stay in Sitka.
Off the Beaten Path: Part 2: The Ghost of Allen Hasselborg

...humanity, heat and the lack of wildlife. He returned to Southeast Alaska in the summer of 1955 and was admitted to the Sitka Pioneer Home. Six months later, at the age of 79, he died and was buried above Sitka Sound.The following morning rain and snow...
Sam Elizabeth Larson

...21, 1962. She spent several years living and working in Sitka, Alaska, both at Sitka Community Hospital and Sitka Pioneers' Home. Sam was esteemed by the doctors and medical professionals that worked with her.Sam was a loving and vibrant...
Sitka artist carries forth Dale DeArmond's teachings

...taught Poulson and other students while living at the Sitka Pioneers' Home with her husband, historian R.N. DeArmond...moved to Sitka, and when the DeArmonds moved to the Sitka Pioneer Home in 1991, the Poulsons had them over frequently...
Author Straley to visit Juneau this weekend of his early book projects in Sitka was a series of written profiles of the elderly residents of the Sitka Pioneer Home, which were paired with black-and-white portraits taken by photographer Scott Chambers. The project, organized...
Sitka Summer Music Festival presents Sitka Cello Seminar

...and they will offer a special performance for the high school campers. They will also make outreach visits to the Sitka Pioneer Home, the long-term care facility at Sitka Community Hospital, and the residential shelter of Sitkans Against Family...
Rie Munoz Gallery opens Dale DeArmond exhibit Friday

...Library who would tell us to be quiet. She retired in 1979, at age 65.When DeArmond and her husband moved to the Sitka Pioneer Home in 1991, she brought her wood engraving press and other equipment. For the next eight years she produced individual...
Francis John Parsons

...ride the bike he walked to town, cheerfully greeting friends along the way. In early 2014 Frank moved into the Sitka Pioneer Home.Frank was a kind man and generous with his friendship, and he will be missed by many. He is survived by his wife...
A life preserved in letters, love

...the tension in the air."Brodersen said reading was something his grandmother enjoyed until her death at the Sitka Pioneers' Home. Clauson moved from Pelican in 2010 when her health began to fail, Brodersen said. On visits to his grandma...
Sign up for Pioneers' Home

...That was the best decision we ever made. I only wish we had done it sooner." Since becoming a resident at the Sitka Pioneers' Home, Betty is so much happier and her functioning actually improved. "And our relationship with my mom got so much...


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