A Handful of Life

The Stories, Lessons and Experiences of Grace Pointe Residents Told By Them and Their Families

Mildred & Evelyn Are Celebrating 100 Years!

On February 17th, 1921 two little girls were born in the state of Colorado. 100 years later they would be joined together to celebrate a monumental 100th birthday celebration with the staff and...

Clete

Clete was born in the small town of Kelly, Kansas to Isabelle and Joseph. He was the oldest of six children. His brother Jerry and sister lovingly called “sis” were twins. Early in his life, they...

Evelyn

Evelyn was born in Denver in 1924. She graduated from high school in Westminster and got married to a pilot in the Air Force when she was 18. Sadly, he was killed during the bombing of the Gilbert...

Warren

Warren is the son of a coal miner and grew up in Missouri. He has always worked hard and taken every opportunity he could find. During his Junior and Senior years of High School, he managed to work...

Sue

Sue grew up in LaSalle, Colorado on her family farm, where they farmed beans and corn and  had many animals including cows, horses, pigs, sheep and a mule. Sue laughs when telling stories about...

Earl and Dolores

It started the winter of 1948 in Kansas.  It was a chance meeting between Earl and Dolores.  They attended church and school in different towns, so meeting was unlikely until they both attended a...
Clete

Clete

Clete was born in the small town of Kelly, Kansas to Isabelle and Joseph. He was the oldest of six children. His brother Jerry and sister lovingly...

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Evelyn

Evelyn

Evelyn was born in Denver in 1924. She graduated from high school in Westminster and got married to a pilot in the Air Force when she was 18. Sadly,...

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Warren

Warren

Warren is the son of a coal miner and grew up in Missouri. He has always worked hard and taken every opportunity he could find. During his Junior...

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Sue

Sue

Sue grew up in LaSalle, Colorado on her family farm, where they farmed beans and corn and  had many animals including cows, horses, pigs, sheep and...

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