Born and raised in Lebanon, Sylvia was a resident at Cedar Haven Healthcare Center for just over two years. Her son, Nick, recently ordered a plaque for her and had it installed at Cedar Haven in memory of his mother. The plaque reads “Great Mom” and is placed outside the facility where Sylvia “loved everybody— staff and residents.” Here she is pictured on the right, while enjoying time with a friend in the Cedar Haven dining room:

“Of course my mom loved to talk to people, she was 100% Italian,” Nick recently explained as he recalled her time at Cedar Haven. “She loved talking to the Cedar Haven staff and they grew to love her, too. She loved Bingo, going on trips, and all the activities.”

Nick was fortunate enough to work close to the facility, making it possible for him to eat lunch with his mother almost every day.

Nick had some very positive things to say about the care and service that his family experienced at Cedar Haven over the past two years. “Nursing staff members like Deb and Melissa were awesome,” he explained. “The finance office was awesome. You guys have been great—really caring and understanding.”

Our staff’s condolences and best wishes are with Nick and the rest of Sylvia’s family. It was a privilege to have her smiling face at the facility and we will remember her every time we see her plaque on the way into the building. We’re so thankful that she enjoyed our activities and daily interaction with our staff. From all of us at Cedar Haven, we hope your cherished memories bring you peace as you remember your “Great Mom.” Nick, please continue to stop by to say hi!

Welcome to Cedar Haven!

Thank you for visiting the Cedar Haven blog. Please contact us with your questions or visit our jobs page to learn more about career opportunities at our facility.

Experienced Team . High Quality Care . Therapeutic Success . Friendly Atmosphere

Staff Spotlight: Kirstie Myers

Staff Spotlight: Kirstie Myers

Please join us in congratulating and thanking Kirstie Myers for her dedication to the residents at Cedar Haven and their wellbeing in Resident Relations. Kirstie was recently recognized for her exemplary service with our Employee of the Week award. Kirstie does a...

Staff Spotlight: Janie Freeman

Staff Spotlight: Janie Freeman

Please join us in congratulating and thanking Janie Freeman for her commitment to the residents and remarkable efforts in serving our residents with excellence in our laundry department. Janie was recognized for his exemplary service with our Employee of the Week...

Staff Spotlight: Tammy Marlow

Staff Spotlight: Tammy Marlow

Please join us in thanking and recognizing Tammy Marlow for her dedication to the residents at Cedar Haven and her excellent work as an LPN at our facility. Tammy was recently recognized for her exemplary work as part of our clinical team with our Employee of the Week...

Staff Spotlight: Penny Bahner

Staff Spotlight: Penny Bahner

Congratulations to Penny Bahner, a valued member of the Cedar Haven team who was recently recognized for her commitment and dedication in our Therapeutic Recreation department. Please enjoy reading some comments shared about Penny and her commitment to our residents...

Staff Spotlight: Elsy Neuin

Staff Spotlight: Elsy Neuin

Please join us in thanking and recognizing Elsy Neuin for her dedication to the residents at Cedar Haven and her excellent ongoing work in the Therapeutic Recreation department at our facility. Elsy was recently recognized for her exemplary service at Cedar Haven with...

New Rate Increases for Nursing!

New Rate Increases for Nursing!

We are very pleased to announce that we are implementing a larger Attendance Increase to further reward our reliable Regular Part-time and Full-time CNA and LPN floor team, attract new dedicated staff, and improve attendance and accountability across the board. As of...