Elissa offers some suggestions for guiding children through death and dying.
Welcome to Raising Saints. We lost a beloved member of the family over the summer. My husband’s 89-year-old Uncle Dan was one of my favorite people in this world, and a fixture in our home. Dan found something to celebrate in every person he met. If you had been a guest for dinner at my house, or if you waited on him at a restaurant, or if you had the good luck to serve as his nurse, he would have looked you in the eyes and been genuinely interested…