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Resident Spotlight - CJ Breen

Meet Carlton Senior Living’s spotlight resident, CJ Breen, as told in her own words. “I was born in Joliet, Illinois, and was raised in Chicago. I married my husband, Jim, in 1965. Together we shared two kids and two grandsons. In 1977 we moved to a home in San Jose, California and lived there for 25 years. I worked in several beauty shops in my time as well as Al-Anon as a public speaker. One of my favorite things at Carlton Fremont is the entertainment as I am very into music and grooving along to it. Some words of wisdom would be, “the only kind of martyr is a dead one. Anyone else won’t make it.” I also tend to ask people, “what does it c …


by Denee Naro

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Resident Spotlight - Ginny DiLullo

Meet Carlton Senior Living’s spotlight resident, Ginny DiLullo – Ginny, or Virgy as she is also known, has been a resident of Carlton Senior Living Fremont since June 2017. It’s hard to believe, but she celebrated her 92nd birthday in November. Ginny’s given name is Virginia and she was born and raised in North Carolina on a country farm with pigs, chickens and tobacco fields. She comes from a large family with four brothers and one sister. When it was time to start her own family, Ginny settled down in California during the 1950’s with her late husband, Nick, after traveling around the country while he was in the United States Navy. Selectin …


by Denee Naro

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