July 2015

Marking a 100th birthday ... independently

Oval glasses and silvery-white hair frame Mae Gerhart’s face as she leads a guest to her accommodations at The Lutheran Home at Topton. She is getting ready to celebrate her July birthday with her family.

Luther Crest resident-volunteers oversee effort to gain arboretum accreditation

Most senior living campuses have trees, sometimes lots of them. Luther Crest is special, however, in that the Allentown, Pennsylvania, campus is now officially recognized as an arboretum, one of only 14 in Pennsylvania.