Caregiving Parents Lose a Daughter Whose Life and Death Offer Cherished Lessons
Fostering Love: Caregiving Parents Lose a Daughter Whose Life and Death Offer Cherished Lessons
After 30 years of caring for a disabled daughter, time for parents to grieve and care for themselves
Thirty years ago, as their newborn foster child, doctors told Tom and Maryjane that Bridgette would die soon. They planned her funeral, picked a delicate burial dress, chose the funeral service prayers and hymns, and fought like warriors to keep her alive with the sheer force of their will, love, faith and extraordinarily difficult 24/7 care their daughter required.
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