To say 86-year-old Diana lives an active “thrive” lifestyle could be an understatement. She volunteers. She hikes. She goes to the gym.
“I’m always on my feet,” said the retired librarian from Lacey.
Unless, of course, she’s on her bicycle.
Diana and her husband, Rod, have just one car. So if they’re headed in different directions, somebody has to get creative.
Diana often chooses pedal power. She rides her bike to the local fitness center, where she does yoga and a Kaiser Permanente fitness program for seniors.
She also volunteers at the food bank once a week and participates in groups and activities at church several days a week. And she often travels there by bike. She even cycles to the grocery store, the bank, and the library to run errands.
She rides for fun, too. Diana and Rod, longtime Kaiser Permanente members, live near the Chehalis-Western Trail, a