We are grateful to be able to care for and support our veterans and are appreciative for their dedication and service to our country. Read the stories about the veterans/residents who call DuPage Care Center home.

Anton Gross

Anton Gross carried a camera in one hand and a pistol in his holster during his army service in Vietnam, as he documented daily combat activities. He served as both gunner and photographer on reconnaissance missions and entertainment events, including the Bob Hope USO Shows. Learn more about Anton.

Leonard DiForte

Leonard DiForte served as a World War II Army Air Corp Tech Sargent, in charge of top-secret documentation. After the war he became an amateur baseball legend, and still holds the title of President of the Metropolitan Collegiate Summer Baseball of Illinois. Learn more about Leonard.

Rudy Kraus

Rudy Kraus served our country in the Air Force and had a career in the advancement of technology. He is a proud husband, father, and grandfather. He enjoys painting and listening to music, and is an enthusiastic member of the DPCC Veteran’s group. Learn more about Rudy.

Tina Motter playing bingo

Tina Motter has lived in North Carolina, Wisconsin, California and now Illinois. She worked for Ovaltine before joining the DuPage County Government in the Microfilm Department. She raised twin girls and has six grand children. Her friendliness makes you comfortable immediately. Learn more about Tina.