My parents married in 1972. Shortly after, Mom and several community members were invited to a luncheon hosted by Grandma.
Pat grew up in Lead, S.D. Red grew up in Barnum. Pat went for nurse training to Gustavus Adolphus College, where she was assigned to the Moose Lake psychiatric hospital.
Last month, I visited Mr. Jacobs' fifth-grade class at William Kelley with our school guidance counselor, Mrs. Duke.
My grandma in many ways is remarkable for a 94-year-old. Grandma's mind is as sharp as it has always been.