Hospice of Michigan to Host Valentine’s Day Remembrance Celebrations

Gaylord, Michigan, January 29, 2015 – Hospice of Michigan will host two Valentine’s Day Remembrance events celebrating life and love in Gaylord.

Participants are encouraged to bring a special memento, memorabilia or a story about a deceased loved one to share at the events. Don Moyer will provide musical entertainment.

The first of the two celebrations – dedicated to past loves and present lives – will take place at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 11 at Brook Retirement Community, 1023 Hayes Road. The second celebration will take place at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 13 at Aspen Ridge Retirement Village, 1261 Village Parkway. These events are free and open to the community.

For more information or to register, please contact Briana Thorold at 989.705.2603 or bthorold@hom.org.

About Hospice of Michigan
A nationally recognized leader in end-of-life care, Hospice of Michigan is the original – and largest – hospice in the state.  The nonprofit cares for more than 1,700 patients each day, raising more than $4 million each year to cover the cost of care for the uninsured and underinsured.  HOM offers a broad range of services to enhance the quality of life at the end of life, including At Home Support™, our advanced illness management program, community-based palliative care and pediatric care programs. HOM provides grief support and counseling, caregiver education and support, and education programs for physicians and health care professionals through its research, training and education arm, the Hospice of Michigan Institute. For more information, call 888.247.5701 or visit www.hom.org.