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Gallery: Book of Life project at the Vincentian Home

Randy Jarosz | For the North Journal - Volunteer Ken Kretchun of Pittsburgh, at right, jots down some notes about 100-year-old Vincentian Home resident Joe Kasunich while he talks about growing up on a farm and going to the famers markets where the stadiums currently stand on Pittsburgh's North Shore on Monday, Jan. 21, 2013. They were participating in the Vincentian Collaborative System's Book of Life project, in which volunteers are interviewing residents of the system's facilities, including the Vincentian Home in McCandless, and writing a Book of Life for residents to keep. To become a volunteer for the program, call Joyce Lewis-Andrews at 412-548-4060.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em> Randy Jarosz | For the North Journal</em></div>Volunteer Ken Kretchun of Pittsburgh, at right, jots down some notes about 100-year-old Vincentian Home resident  Joe Kasunich while he talks about growing up on a farm and going to the famers markets where the stadiums currently stand on Pittsburgh's North Shore on  Monday, Jan. 21, 2013. They were participating in the Vincentian Collaborative System's Book of Life project, in which volunteers are interviewing residents of the system's facilities, including the Vincentian Home in McCandless, and writing a Book of Life for residents to keep. To become a volunteer for the program, call Joyce Lewis-Andrews at 412-548-4060.
Randy Jarosz | For the North Journal - Vincentian Home resident Dolly McClenahan, 93, tells volunteer Joyce Rabinovitz of Allison Park about her time in the Navy on Monday, Jan. 21, 2013. They were participating in the Vincentian Collaborative System's Book of Life project, in which volunteers are interviewing residents of the system's facilities, including the Vincentian Home in McCandless, and writing a Book of Life for residents to keep. To become a volunteer for the program, call Joyce Lewis-Andrews at 412-548-4060.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em> Randy Jarosz | For the North Journal</em></div>Vincentian Home resident Dolly McClenahan, 93, tells volunteer Joyce Rabinovitz of Allison Park about her time in the Navy on Monday, Jan. 21, 2013. They were participating in the Vincentian Collaborative System's Book of Life project, in which volunteers are interviewing residents of the system's facilities, including the Vincentian Home in McCandless, and writing a Book of Life for residents to keep. To become a volunteer for the program, call Joyce Lewis-Andrews at 412-548-4060.
Randy Jarosz | For the North Journal - Vincentian Home resident Marion Kobacik, 97, talks about her honeymoon to Hawaii that was delayed 25 years while volunteer David Briggs of Ross Township's Perrysville neighborhood listens in Monday, Jan. 21, 2013. They were participating in the Vincentian Collaborative System's Book of Life project, in which volunteers are interviewing residents of the system's facilities, including the Vincentian Home in McCandless, and writing a Book of Life for residents to keep. To become a volunteer for the program, call Joyce Lewis-Andrews at 412-548-4060.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em> Randy Jarosz | For the North Journal</em></div>Vincentian Home resident Marion Kobacik, 97, talks about her honeymoon to Hawaii that was delayed 25 years while volunteer David Briggs of Ross Township's Perrysville neighborhood listens in Monday, Jan. 21, 2013. They were participating in the Vincentian Collaborative System's Book of Life project, in which volunteers are interviewing residents of the system's facilities, including the Vincentian Home in McCandless, and writing a Book of Life for residents to keep. To become a volunteer for the program, call Joyce Lewis-Andrews at 412-548-4060.
Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, 9:01 p.m.
 

Vincentian Collaborative System's Book of Life project is bringing in volunteers to interview residents at the system's senior-living facilities, including the Vincentian Home in McCandless, and write a Book of Life for residents to keep. To become a volunteer for the program, call Joyce Lewis-Andrews at 412-548-4060.

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