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Testimonials: MidMichigan Home Care

Richnak, Catherine

"I'm Not Determined - I'm Bullheaded!"

Catherine Richnak

MidMichigan Home Care Patient

Merrill, Michigan

"I just laughed at my therapist when she asked me to take a walk, but she actually got me walking. I walked and then I cried. We all cried."

John Pinner

A Life Lived Well With Help From Hospice

John Pinner, 1965-2008

Avid fisherman and hospice client

Midland, Michigan

"When you were with John, you were making memories. John lived. John really lived. John lived it to the end."

Watts, Judy

A Peaceful Goodbye by the Lake

Judy Watts

Called on hospice care so he could die peacefully at home

Riverdale, Michigan

"Our biggest prayer was that Dick would die peacefully at home. I could not have asked for more."

Hock and Kablick


Bride and Groom Demonstrate Hospice Life

Loring Hock and Kathy Kablik

New Husband and Hospice Patient

Midland, Michigan

"Loring and Kathy’s story also demonstrates how each and every moment of life is sacred and should be enjoyed to the fullest."



Dockham, Wesly

Butterfly Means Mama's Love To Him

Wesly Dockham

Son of hospice patient Heather Rohn

Sumner, Michigan

"The morning after she passed, Wesly saw a beautiful butterfly and he said, ‘Bye, Mama.’"

Joe Smith

Hospice Brought Comfort to Patient & Family

Joe Smith, 1989-2008

‘Amazing kid’ and palliative care/hospice patient

Gladwin, Michigan

"He was an amazing kid. While he was the one with the illness, we were the ones receiving constant love from him."

Valerie Stamm

Mother of Twins Finds Peace of Mind

Valerie Stamm

New Mother of Twin Boys and Home Care Recipient

Alma, Michigan

"Our Home Care nurse was heaven sent! She was so knowledgeable and comforting. Just to see her smiling face when I was so tired was amazing."

Allie & Jessica

Sisters Heal at Children's Grief Camp

Jessica and Alissa

Sisters and Campers at ‘Camp Warm Hearts’

Crystal, Michigan

"The most important part of camp was talking to people who understood me and learning how to share my feelings in bad times. I have help now."