Monthly Archives: September 2015

Mom At 97: A Woman, Courage and Transformation

Yesterday was my mother Mary Bova’s 97th Birthday. We celebrated Sunday with a small family gathering. In a call with cousin this AM we reflected on the life my mother has had these 97 years. That conversation sparked the thought to write about her life, courage and transformation. So here goes.   Born in 1918 the seventh child of Italian immigrants, Mary (Marie Kathleen Ribellino) … Continue reading Mom At 97: A Woman, Courage and Transformation »