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Charlotte Stafford, Avon

Charlotte Stafford is a resident at Avon Health Center in Avon and her favorite activity is her art class, according to her daughter, Maureen Chapdelaine of Simsbury. "She creates beautiful water color artwork that, when framed, become wonderful gifts for the family, Chapdelaine says. "My mother has Parkinson's disease, but this does not prevent her from enjoying her days. The image on the cover is a watercolor floral in honor of mothers and daughters everywhere.