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A Mother's Final Gift: How One Woman's Courageous Dying Transformed Her Family (2011)
(eBook)


Published: [United States] : BookBaby : Made available through hoopla, 2011
Description:  1 online resource
ISBN/ISSN: 9781626758780 (electronic bk.), 1626758786 (electronic bk.),
Language:  English


A Mother's Final Gift is the story of one courageous woman - Louise Viola Swanson Wollenberg - and of her tremendous love of life and family, and her faith and resolve. But it is also the story of her equally courageous family who, in the process of rising to the occasion and carrying out Louise's long-held final wishes, not only overcame so many stigmas about the process of death but, at the same time, rediscovered what it means to celebrate life itself. This book not only touches the heart in a very powerful, poignant, and joyful way, but reading it was life-changing for me. In writing this book, Joyce and Barry Vissell, and their children, mentor us through an experience that many of us were afraid to even think about it. Louise looked at death as her greatest adventure. So should we all. The title of this book is indeed A Mother's Final Gift but, in truth, this story is an exceptional gift to every person who will read it

Mode of access: World Wide Web

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Additional Credits:
Vissell, Barry
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