Thirteen Years

People will say that grief diminishes with time. That is not necessarily accurate. Grief is still in our hearts but after thirteen years, that sorrow is wrapped in the love of all the remarkable people that Andy has introduced us to. Because of that love, the pain...

The Folks We’ve Met After Andy’s Death

The Folks We’ve Met After Andy’s Death After Andy’s death, we were visited by a number of politicians who wished to pay their respects. Some were very sincere.  For example, then Senator Mike DeWine simply rang our doorbell and paid a visit.  We welcomed him...

Pouring The Footers

No structure can survive throughout the years without a strong foundation.  It was necessary for us to pour deep footers that would provide the stability needed to make the scholarship effort an absolute reality. Mary from the Lakeland Foundation came to our home to...