Category Archives: Amazing Seniors

A Role Model, An Inspiration, and the Maker of a Movement: Joni’s Impact

A Role Model An Inspiration And The Maker Of A Movement Joni Impact

You may have heard Joni Eareckson Tada story…the survivor of a tragic diving accident that resulted in quadriplegia, a two-year rehab, and a path ahead of potential hurdles that weren’t yet known. If you know her story, you might have also heard of her triumph over everything that was thrown her way after experiencing a […]

Amazing Senior – Phyllis Lozeau

Amazing Senior - Phyllis Lozeau

Raising a family and maintaining a successful marriage is an accomplishment in and of itself. This month’s Amazing Senior, Phyllis Lozeau, managed both for an astonishing 61 years—that’s 61 years of marriage, six children, nine grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren—despite a heavy burden of challenges. Phyllis and Robert met when they were teenagers. “I was 16 […]

Amazing Seniors – John and Sue Natoli

Amazing Senior - John and Sue Natoli Magazine has featured some truly “Amazing Seniors” in every one of its editions. Those great people have included men like Tom Yarbrough, an “eighty-something-” year old youngster who has retired from two careers and now rides around Daytona on his new Indian Motorcycle, and women like Barbara Anderson and Phyllis Lozeau, seniors who have […]

Amazing Senior – Melanie LaJoie

Amazing Senior - Melanie LaJoie

This issue’s Amazing Senior has been amazing audiences for decades, and she doesn’t let age stop her. Melanie LaJoie, director of A Magi Belly Dance in Orlando, is a truly amazing example of living life to the fullest. Melanie started dancing as a child in the Boston area, and she found belly dance through that. […]

Amazing Senior – Barbara Andersen

Amazing Senior - Barbara Andersen

Many readers will remember Barbara Andersen from last year, when she was the Amazing Senior for the Spring 2018 Edition. We caught up with Barbara to find out what she has been up to since we last saw her. When Barbara was first featured in Magazine, readers learned that she showed tenacity from an […]