Memory Care in Lincoln, NE (70th & O)
Joyful living for those with dementia.
CountryHouse’s third Lincoln location, constructed at 70th and O Street, offers exceptional memory care in a beautiful, historic setting. Constructed on the site of the Leavitt House, which was home to acting chief surgeons of the historic Veteran’s Hospital, our one-of-a-kind memory care residence has been carefully designed to complement the adjacent Veterans Administration buildings and grounds. Not only are we dedicated to providing a beautiful home—we’re also committed to creating and ensuring joy each and every day for our memory care residents.
Check out our beautiful community for yourself by viewing the virtual tour below. If you want to see our community in person, contact us for a tour.
The heart of CountryHouse really shines through in our people. Our team members understand the difference between caring and giving care, and they’re committed to infusing our philosophy of treating people like family into everything they do.
Elizabeth began her journey in the Senior Living industry over 15 years ago and has held a variety of positions that include CNA, LPN and Director of Nursing.
She is a Certified Dementia Practitioner through NCCDP. An Assisted Living Administrator and a LPN. She completed her LPN at Southeast Community College here in Lincoln in October 2018. In March of 2022, she completed the Assisted Living Administrators Certification through Nebraska Healthcare Association.
Rachel brings a wealth of experience and academic achievement to her role as the HR Assistant. Previously serving as a Recruiter at Crete Carrier Corporation from 2021 to 2023, she showcased her talent for talent acquisition and strategic HR practices. Her academic journey reflects a commitment to both anthropology and business, culminating in a Master of Arts in Anthropology in 2021 and a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology in 2019. Currently pursuing a Master of Business in Human Resource Management, Rachel seamlessly combines her academic prowess with practical HR expertise.
Passionate about being an active part of a community, Rachel finds joy in her role as the HR Assistant. Her decision to work in an environment where she could be involved and contribute to a sense of community aligns perfectly with her values. She is dedicated to ensuring that residents feel at home, emphasizing collaboration and welcoming camaraderie among colleagues. For Rachel, the residents’ positive impact on her day underscores the fulfillment she derives from fostering a warm and supportive community environment.
In her role as the District Senior Living Consultant, Becky brings a wealth of experience amassed over a remarkable 25-year career in healthcare and senior care. Her expertise spans diverse domains, including Durable Medical and Respiratory Equipment, Home Health Care, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Independent, and Assisted Living. A graduate of the University of Northern Colorado with a degree in Business Administration, Becky’s academic background complements her extensive practical knowledge.
Becky considers it a privilege to play a crucial role in the lives of residents and their families during significant transitional moments. Her passion lies in helping individuals navigate and transition through different levels of care, witnessing the success and peace they experience along the way—a truly gratifying aspect of her career.
Becky’s decision to join Agemark was deliberate, driven by the company’s sterling reputation for quality and a commitment to a resident-first mentality. Residing in Lincoln with her husband, Jeff, Becky’s family includes young adult sons and a delightful cat named Chuck, who provides more entertainment than expected. Beyond her professional endeavors, Becky and her family are avid Husker fans, relishing the excitement of attending Husker Football games in the fall. Additionally, they share a love for the vibrant atmosphere of Las Vegas. Becky’s multifaceted experiences and genuine passion for enriching the lives of residents make her an invaluable asset to the Agemark community.
“I chose to join CountryHouse and Agemark because they really care about the people who live here. I’m so impressed with our corporate team and all that I have met have been helpful, friendly and they truly set an example for the community leaders to follow.”
Donna Ashenfelter is the Dining Services Manager for CountryHouse. A Certified Dietary Manager since 1987, she brings incredible experience to her role at our community.
Prior to CountryHouse, Donna worked in dining services for multiple senior living communities over a 34 year period. She has experience in all levels of care including assisted living, memory care, long-term care, rehab and skilled nursing. She also has vast managerial experience and in the past, managed teams of more than 45 individuals in cooking and serving roles.
Donna was always drawn to working with seniors and feels she has a lot to learn from them. She enjoys interacting with residents and finds great joy from putting a smile on their faces with a wonderful meal.
“I’m excited to be part of the team here at CountryHouse. I love that we’re a family. I truly enjoy the people I work with!”
Rowell Capasilian is the Maintenance Supervisor at CountryHouse. He keeps our community in tip top shape with his handy skills and attention to detail. Rowell first joined the team at CountryHouse in a housekeeping capacity before earning his current role. He loves working hands on with residents of our community and enjoys helping them with any needs they may have.
He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminology and is a licensed criminologist. He and his wife have been married for three years and recently moved to the United States from the Philippines.
Residents in our care enjoy a variety of life enriching activities. View our activity calendar to see more. Click on the day for more detail.