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Veterans Saluted At Morningstar

OSWEGO, NY – Proud veterans gathered to reminisce, share their experiences and honor their fellow veterans as Morningstar Residential Care Center in Oswego hosted a Veterans’ Day Luncheon to recognize its residents that bravely served their country in the United States Armed Forces.

David Burnett, retired Petty Officer First Class of CB Battalion, U.S.N. stopped by the Veterans’ Day Luncheon hosted by Morningstar Residential Care Services. Morningstar recognized its resident veterans with a special prime rib luncheon in their honor. With Burnett are Morningstar residents Cpl. William Richards, U.S. Army 1950 – 1952 (left) and Chief Electronics Technician, U.S. Navy 1955 – 1967 Morgan Balch.
David Burnett, retired Petty Officer First Class of CB Battalion, U.S.N. stopped by the Veterans’ Day Luncheon hosted by Morningstar Residential Care Services. Morningstar recognized its resident veterans with a special prime rib luncheon in their honor. With Burnett are Morningstar residents Cpl. William Richards, U.S. Army 1950 – 1952 (left) and Chief Electronics Technician, U.S. Navy 1955 – 1967 Morgan Balch.

Residents were treated to a special luncheon featuring prime rib with all the fixings, shrimp cocktail and homemade chocolate cake.

The event was one of several themed luncheons that Morningstar offers its residents throughout the year.

“Our staff and our residents are happy to recognize our veterans on Veterans’ Day and everyday and thank them for their selfless service to our country,” said director of activities Kelsey Rose.  “Our luncheon was the highlight of the activities that we held in honor of our veterans.”

In addition to the luncheon each veteran residing at Morningstar received a commemorative embroidered fleece blanket.

“It was a great day and they truly appreciated the fact that we recognized each of them both collectively and individually,” added Rose.

Located at 17 Sunrise Drive in Oswego, Morningstar Residential Care Center is a family-owned and operated, 120-bed long-term and sub-acute skilled nursing facility with full rehabilitation services.

For more information, call (315) 342-4790 or visit www.morningstarcares.com