Retirement brings a change at The Gardens

The retiring Connie Brincefield, right, director of nursing at the Gardens of Wapakoneta, poses for a picture with her successor, Marylou Mauk, left.
Staff Writer

Friday marks the end of an era at the Gardens of Wapakoneta, as Connie Brincefield will say goodbye to her longtime employer.

Brincefield has spent the past 19 years working at the Gardens, joining the nursing staff just five months after the Wapakoneta nursing home opened in 1999, where, for the last two years, she has overseen the care of the facility's residents as the director of nursing.

Those 19 years at the Gardens span her entire career in the field, as she wound her way to...

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