Pine Haven Christian Communities Honors Staff

Pine Haven Christian Communities recently held a celebration to recognize staff who reached milestones in their service to the organization in 2012. Twenty individuals were recognized for a total of 175 years of service to Pine Haven’s residents.

Individuals recognized for five years of service include: Jean Loepfe, Orson Najacht, Paulette Mullen, Jennifer Maitland, Courtney Kohlhagen, Brittany Schwinn, ReBecca Frank, Lisa Pahl, Liza Thelen, Charlene Pratt, Linda Ongna and Linda Miner.

Donna Bifano, Dawn Hutchins and Joslyn Lau celebrated ten years of service.

Staff recognized for fifteen years of service include: Christa Gollnick, Pamela Simmelink, Andy Sterzen and Robin Lappegard.

Peggy Eder was honored for twenty-five years of service to Pine Haven.

Pine Haven Christian Communities began in 1950, with the opening of Pine Haven Christian Home in Sheboygan Falls. With multiple expansions, today offers 50 beds in skilled nursing, 136 licensed rooms in the residential center wing, 30 apartments in Oostburg and 40 apartments at Prairie Crossing assisted living facilities. Pine Haven’s mission is to provide quality, compassionate, Christ-centered care. For more information about Pine Haven visit or contact us at 920-467-2401 or email