Parkway Place in Houston members bond through fitness

Donna Stadler moved to Parkway Place with her husband in 2010 and would see Jean Hartzell in the dining room and at Sunday vespers. Donna, 88, said they became better friends after her husband passed away and she moved to a smaller apartment two doors down from Jean, 93.

As the two women learned they both enjoyed staying fit, their friendship grew.

“She was an instructor for an exercise class, and I was a physical therapist,” Donna said. “So we had a lot of common interests in fitness and in the wellness center.”

Read more about Donna and Jean's friendship in the Houston Chronicle.

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Chap. Bill Addison says:
Request for independent living information at Parkway Place in Houston. I currently host Sunday Chapel Service at a senior living facility and I could be available to continue these services at Parkway Place as needed. Chap. Bill Addison, MDiv., SBC
Buckner Communications says:
Chap. Bill Addison, thank you so much for your willingness to volunteer with senior adults. Someone will be contacting you shortly to give you more information regarding Parkway Place and how you can help. --Buckner Communications

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