Senior of the week
Name: Margaret Brewster
City of residence: Carson City
How long have you lived there? Since 1983
Where did you live before moving to your present home? Reno
How long have you been a volunteer at the present location? Since 1998
How long have you been a volunteer overall? 10 years
Specific job duties: Bussing the dishes in the galley
How much time do you volunteer per week? Twelve hours
Why and how did you become a volunteer? When my husband died I needed something to do and a friend told me about the senior center.
Favorite thing about volunteering: Being around people. I like to be happy them and make them smile.
Family: Eight children
If retired, former profession: Housekeeping at Best Western for 7 years
What are your hobbies? Art.