At 75, Taking Care of Mom, 99: ‘We Did Not Think She Would Live This Long’

At 75, Taking Care of Mom, 99: ‘We Did Not Think She Would Live This Long’

Ms. Faye is 75, and her mother, Yetta Meisel, a widow, is 99. The former art teacher fills her days helping her mother bathe, making her meals, picking up medications, scheduling home aides and transporting a wheelchair for excursions. “Ironically, we did not think...