Senior Memory Care Veterans Honored With a Pinning Ceremony at Poet’s Walk Fredericksburg

On Monday, November 12, 2018, a special Veterans Day event honored 19 veterans with a pinning ceremony conducted by Mary Washington Hospital. All of the veterans are senior citizens and memory care residents at Poet’s Walk Fredericksburg.

The men and women honored represent service to our country from five different branches of the U.S. Military:


  • Ross Chaimson (Lt. Colonel)
  • Bob Clarke
  • Norman Humphreys
  • Henry Peterson Sr.

Air Force

  • Donne Van Campenhout (Air Force and Army)
  • Patty Packer (Captain/Nurse)
  • Gloria Sutts (Sargent)


  • Rick Cline
  • John Cope
  • Wilson “Tony” Decamp
  • Jose Echevarria
  • Hector Lamont (Staff Sargent)


  • Edward Budzynski Jr.
  • Doug Chidlow
  • Roger Davidson
  • LaVena Longwith
  • John Weaver
  • Bosquet “Biscuit” Wev

National Guard

  • Miguel Maldonado


About Poet’s Walk Fredericksburg:
Poet’s Walk Fredericksburg provides memory care with the finest amenities and is located at 3020 Gordon W. Sheldon Boulevard in Fredericksburg, VA 22401. For more information, visit or call 540-370-8000.

About Spring Hills Senior Communities & Memory Care Communities:
All Spring Hills Senior Communities’, Home Care Services, Assisted Living Communities and Poet’s Walk Memory Care Communities offer a distinctive and innovative approach to home care services, assisted living, and Alzheimer’s care. Signature Touches is the company’s holistic approach to offering individualized care and services that are designed to meet the needs and preferences of residents and clients. Personal choice is top priority in one of the company’s eight Spring Hills assisted living communities or in client’s homes with Spring Hills home care services located in NJ, VA, OH, FL and NV or in one of the company’s Poet’s Walk memory care communities located in VA, TX and NV as well as soon-to-be CO, FL, and IN.  For more information about their Caring with a Commitment to Quality dedication to senior living, visit or