For many families, Memorial Day is a somber day of remembrance.
I don’t pretend to understand how devastating it is for military families who lose a loved one. Luckily all of my brothers came home, and my son too.
The closest I came to experiencing it (or ever want to) was in September 2014.
My son was stationed on the USS Carl Vinson as an F-18 Fighter pilot. He was tasked with leaving his family; his wife and two small daughters, to put himself in harms way in service of our country.Continue reading