Cypress Cove Events
May 10, 2023
Cypress Cove resident Louise Echols

When It Comes to World Travel, Louis Echols Takes the Prize

If Louise Echols had to choose a theme song, the perfect choice would probably be “I’ve Been Everywhere,” which was made popular by singer Johnny Cash. Louise literally has been everywhere—every state in the union, every continent in the world, and, at last count, 124 countries. As if that weren’t enough, she has been to […]
May 9, 2023
Donna Miceli

A Tribute to Mother

Enjoy this beautiful tribute written by Cypress Cove resident Donna Miceli in 1974 when she was writing a weekly column for a local newspaper in Buffalo, New York. Donna is a contributing writer and editor for Cove Currents magazine, a quarterly publication for residents. When I was a baby, Mother was a blurry, disembodied face; […]
May 8, 2023
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Cypress Cove Partners with TriCore Wellness

FORT MYERS, Fla. (May 8, 2023) – Cypress Cove luxury life plan community in Fort Myers, Florida has partnered with TriCore Wellness in neighboring Naples, Florida to expand and optimize resident health and wellness programming. TriCore Wellness provides hybrid wellness solutions for private clubs and communities. They specialize in operations, programming, and staffing. TriCore employs […]
May 1, 2023
Mary Franklin

Cypress Cove Executive Director Receives National Recognition

FORT MYERS, Fla. (May 1, 2023) Mary Franklin, executive director of Cypress Cove luxury life plan community in Fort Myers, has been named a Spirit Award honoree in the McKnight’s Women of Distinction awards, a joint program of McKnight’s Long-Term Care News, McKnight’s Senior Living and McKnight’s Home Care. The program, in its fifth year, […]
April 21, 2023
Cypress Cove Scholar Nick Vanderhei

Scholar Profile: Nick Vanderhei

Nick’s vocational goal was to become a master technician in automotive, diesel and heavy equipment. As a teen, he spent his free time working on cars and studying automotive videos. But in the blink of an eye, Nick’s future was in jeopardy when he was in a car accident that left him with a traumatic […]
April 12, 2023

Dick Schoneker: Key Player in Sending MAN TO THE MOON

April 12, 2023

Cypress Cove in Fort Myers Achieves 95% Occupancy

March 17, 2023

Joan Winokur: A Life of Creative Expression

By Cypress Cove Resident Donna Miceli For someone who claims she never had a “career,” Joan Winokur has lived an extremely busy life filled with a wide variety of interesting and creative experiences— involving both working for pay, and volunteering. “This is what happens when you haven’t had a career and need to find ways […]
March 8, 2023
Cypress Cove Resident Services Manager Greg Madsen

Cypress Cove Welcomes Resident Services Manager

FORT MYERS, Fla. (March 8, 2023) Cypress Cove has welcomed Greg Madsen, M.Ed. as Resident Services Manager. He is responsible for providing non-medical support services with compassionate care to the community’s independent residents in The Harbour and The Villas neighborhoods for their psychosocial and functional needs. He will also assist residents and their family members […]