Category: Resident Voices

February 11, 2019

Residents Don Plummer and Toetie Oberman are Enjoying a Rich Network of Friends at The Fountains

KINDRED SOULS Listening to people’s stories, learning about different cultures and discovering what you have in common is a rewarding way to live each day. “When you move into a big place like The Fountains, there will be a great variety of people and the chances that you will find kindred souls is very likely.” […]

November 21, 2018

Residents Jack and Libby Melville are Enjoying Worry-Free Retirement Living at The Fountains

LIFE ISN’T ALL RAINBOWS AND BICYCLES Nevertheless, Jack and Libby are still enjoying their panoramic views from both their spacious casita and their tandem bicycle saddles. “We have enjoyed the monsoons in this casita because we have such a huge big panorama before us and we can see all the big huge clouds and the […]

February 8, 2018

Resident Marilyn Savage is Enjoying Friendly Neighbors and Peace of Mind at The Fountains

WHAT’S YOUR LINE? Regardless of their occupations, all kinds of people find life infinitely interesting at the right retirement community. Have you explored your options? “I’ve met so many interesting people here, from college professors, to farmers, to every kind of profession you can think of.” – Marilyn Savage, resident of The Fountains at La […]

November 30, 2017

Residents Herb and Liana Tinow are Living the Retirement Lifestyle of their Dreams at The Fountains

DITCH HOME MAINTENANCE FOR GOOD Instead, fill your calendar with lifelong learning, friends, fitness, events, shows, parties, great food and year round Tucson sunshine. “I was always thinking of getting myself in a situation during retirement where I didn’t have to worry about the responsibilities of maintaining a property. So, that was basically one of […]

April 27, 2017

Residents Ron and Jeanne Birdsong are Loving Life in their Spacious Casita at The Fountains

WHERE’S YOUR GREEN VALLEY GRIN? If you spend more time working on your house and yard than you do spending quality time with friends and family, it’s probably a good time to start exploring your retirement living options. “I spent a lot of time maintaining the house, the outside of the house and the yard. […]

March 8, 2017

Resident Ariel Wynn is Enjoying Unmatched Services and Amenities at The Fountains

SO MUCH TO DO Life is a gift and time is precious. The right retirement community can help people connect with purpose and passions. “People would do more if they had means to do it. You know, it’s like a lot of people would be interested in something else if there were the means to […]

December 20, 2016

Residents Paul and Mary Anne Butler are Enjoying Less Responsibilities & Engaging Activities at The Fountains

THERE’S MORE TO LIFE THAN TOAST AND TEA Why wait another day to explore your retirement living options? What you discover may surprise you. “I think sitting in your own house looking at the four walls cooking your own little toast and tea is not a good arrangement.” – Mary Anne Butler, resident of The […]

September 30, 2016

Resident Olive St. Onge is Enjoying Her Spacious Casita at The Fountains

ENJOY EACH DAY Aging well beats the alternative, and the right retirement community can help you thrive. “I think it’s a fine place. I truly do. And not only living here but the amenities and they pay very good attention, the staff and the landscaping people and the people in the dining room. You know […]

September 9, 2016

Residents Marcie and Marvin Chaiken are Enjoying Less Responsibilities, Engaging Activities and Friendly Neighbors at The Fountains

  COME BECAUSE YOU CAN There are lots of reasons to move to a retirement community, where the living is easy and you’re surrounded by friends. “I find that some couples wait too long and by the time they’re ready to come in, one or the other of them is really not capable of enjoying […]

July 1, 2016

Resident Nancy Keller Enjoys Pursuing Her Interests and Engaging with Friends at The Fountains

START THE SEARCH Is retirement community living right for you? You’ll really never know until you start exploring your options. “So you have to scout and you have to find the place that not only is offering so many things and resources but that you feel at home in. And you’ll find it if you […]

May 24, 2016

Resident Yvonne Shallenberger is Enjoying Her Comfortable Casita and Fun-Filled Days at The Fountains

    NO HARM IN LOOKING How will you know if retirement community living is right unless you explore your options? “You really have to discuss it and just come and look and see for yourselves. It’s a good thing to see.” – Yvonne Shallenberger, resident of The Fountains at La Cholla MEET YVONNE SHALLENBERGER, […]

February 26, 2016

Residents Marion Cimmino and Judith Green are Enjoying their Worry-Free Desert Paradise at The Fountains

NOTHING TO LOSE When you view moving to a retirement community as the beginning of your next exciting chapter, you have everything to gain. “We did not lose the mountain views. We didn’t lose the wildlife and we certainly didn’t lose community because there’s community here.” – Marion Cimmino, resident of The Fountains at La […]

December 30, 2015

Residents Pat and George Yuhas are Enjoying Great Food and Friends at The Fountains

READY OR NOT Time marches on. Move to make the most of it. “We knew that maybe later on we wouldn’t be able to do the things like getting things out of the house, having an estate sale, selling the house and so forth. It would be much easier at that time than waiting ‘til […]

October 15, 2015

Resident Karl Bollnow Moved to The Fountains to Enjoy His Active Lifestyle

HOUSE GOT YOU DOWN? Isn’t it time to get out from under all those heavy homeowner responsibilities and start enjoying your retirement? “Trying to keep up the inside of the house and clean windows and take care of the yard and things of that nature, it just began to get tiresome for me.” – Karl […]

September 21, 2015

Residents Jerry and Gerry Tamm Moved to The Fountains to Enjoy Their Time as They Wish

TAKE BACK PRECIOUS TIME When it starts to feel like the house you own really owns you, it’s time to explore your options. “I’d be spending a lot more time cooking and cleaning and not having as much time to write and finding people to take care of the darn place. You know the homeownership […]

March 18, 2015

Residents Irv Rosen and Dee Cohen Moved to The Fountains to be Healthy and Active

RIGHT PLACE, RIGHT TIME Whatever your ideal lifestyle was yesterday may not be the perfect fit today. The trick is to stay one step ahead. “I think we did it at the right time.” – Dee Cohen, resident of The Fountains at La Cholla MEET IRV ROSEN AND DEE COHEN, A COUPLE WHO IS MORE […]

November 4, 2014

Resident Dr. Don Wells’ Fortuitous Move to The Fountains

SIMPLE ECONOMICS The sooner you move to a retirement community, the more benefits you’ll reap. “…it’s never too early to move into a retirement community, but it can be too late.” – Donald A. Wells, Professor Emeritus and resident of The Fountains at La Cholla MEET DR. DON WELLS, AN ECONOMICS PROFESSOR WHO KNOWS THE […]