Grieving man finds peace through gardening: Digging in dirt, support group ease pain after loss of son
Published 07/22/2012, INFORUM
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – In 2008, Michael Palmer, 30, died peacefully in his sleep, the victim of a bad heart damaged by 16 years of drug abuse. He had found hope and a year of clean living through a ministry called Celebrate Recovery, according to his father, but the years of abuse were too much in the end.Word count: 596
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