In these first two segments, we’re going to learn about Jerrie Mock—and about local artists who helped commemorate the 50th anniversary of her pioneering flight around the world.
Local Woman Helps Parents who lose children
A teenager is killed in car crash on a snowy roadway, a baby dies just after it is born, a child is shot in a city alley, a son or daughter is killed while serving in Iraq. What most of these young people have in common is parents left behind to bury and grieve for them. One local woman who knows well the sorrow of losing a child is trying to help other grieving parents in Central Ohio. WOSU’s Marilyn Smith reports.