Living in senior homes, UWM students create art and friendships

Alice Humphrey announced the title of her piece – “Who Knew?” – from the head of a conference table at Luther Manor, a senior living facility in Wauwatosa.

Six other residents and Thorin Ketelsen, the youngest one by decades, surrounded Humphrey as she read aloud, recalling how she was set up with her late husband because he needed a short date to a fraternity dance.

Ketelsen convenes the story group nearly every Sunday. But Ketelsen, a theater major at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, isn’t just volunteering at Luther Manor. He lives there.

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