Entries by Mary Farrell

Diane J., 70, Media, PA

Diane Jennings, 70, a resident of Media, PA, had her wish for a reclining chair granted, thanks to Twilight Wish Foundation. Because of her medical condition, she needs a comfortable recliner that she can sleep in and elevate her legs. Having her wish granted will definitely improve her quality of life.

Marlene S., 82, Mt. Pleasant, PA

Marlene Saloom, 82, a resident of Mt. Pleasant, PA, had her wish for a new stairlift granted, thanks to our Westmoreland County, PA chapter. Saloom’s old stairlift is over 25 years old and the parts are now obsolete. She has 28 steps in her home and cannot manage them due to her health issues. A […]

Vera P., 74, Quakertown, PA

Vera Puterbaugh, a resident of Quakertown, Pennsylvania, had her wish for a new heater for her home granted, thanks to Twilight Wish  and All Seasons Comfort Control.  Puterbaugh, 74, lives alone in a mobile home. Her heater no longer works and needs to be replaced, but she cannot afford to pay for it on her […]

Dorothy D., 86, West Babylon, NY

Dorothy Delia, 86, a resident of West Babylon, NY, recently had her wish for dental work granted, thanks to our Long Island chapter. Delia needed dental work done badly.  She hadn’t been able to afford to go to the dentist since she retired and lost her dental insurance. She had begun to lose her teeth […]

Leonard P., 78, Pittsburgh, PA

Leonard Peluso, 78, a resident of Pittsburgh, PA, had his wish for a washer and dryer granted, thanks to our Allegheny County chapter. Peluso has severe COPD and is on oxygen 24/7.  A Vietnam veteran, he is in hospice care. Peluso and his wife have very little resources and no family or friends to help […]

Mary J., 96, Braddock, PA

Mary Johnson, 96, a resident of Braddock, PA, had her wish for a large face clock granted, thanks to our Allegheny County, PA chapter.  Johnson lives in senior housing on her own.  The clock will be helpful for her to keep track of the date and time for her medical appointments. Her wish was granted […]

Maureen H., 85, Prospect, PA

Maureen Hartz, 85, a resident of Prospect, PA, had her wish for hearing aids granted by our Butler County, PA chapter. Hartz has always been very active in her community, even serving as Judge of Elections for several years. Because of her hearing loss, she struggles to be a part of conversations with family and […]

Danny F., 68, Zelienople, PA

Danny Funkhouser, 68 a resident of Zelienople, PA, had his wish for hearing aids granted by our Butler County, PA chapter. Funkhouser was very hard of hearing, but could not afford hearing aids on his own.  His wish was granted on January 15, 2020.

Patricia H., 72, New York, NY

Patricia Holub, 72, a resident of New York City, recently had her wish for a new stove granted, thanks to our Long Island, NY chapter. Holub is a retired social worker who has been blind since birth. She had been using a two burner electric hot plate because she could not afford a new stove […]