EssenMED’s 10-year breakfast celebrates Bronx centenarians’ birthdays

Bodon (c) blows out candles with help from her granddaughter Janette Clarillo (second from right) and Dr. Sumir Sahgal (l), founder and chief medical officer of EssenMED House Calls.
Photo courtesy of EssenMED House Calls

Two Bronx centenarians, Antonia Bodon and Melinda Ferrer, each celebrated birthdays during EssenMED House Calls’ 10-Year Anniversary Partner’s Breakfast at Tosca Marquee on Thursday, July 9. The breakfast acknowledged EssenMED House Calls’ decade of service as well as the partners, staff and patients who have contributed to the organization’s success. Bodon turned 107 and Ferrer 106. They are both home-bound individuals who depend on in-home medical care services provided by EssenMED House Calls.

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