Author Archives: jtwofilms

Petty Family

This family lost their mother to breast cancer in 2009. All six of them have special memories with her. Erik chose a family game night as his tradition. He remembered...
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Malik – Family Portraits

Malik’s mother died in 2005 when he was 7 years old. When Family Lives On volunteers came to talk Malik and his father about his favorite memories with his mother,...
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Max & Maddie – Our “Mommy” Garden

Max & Maddie have fond memories of planting flowers in the springtime with their mother, Michelle. As they plant their “mommy” garden each spring, their father Charles assures us that...
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Mikayla, Austin, and Ethan – Continuing Mom’s Traditions

Mikayla, Austin, and Ethan’s mother died n 2007, when they were 5, 3, and 1 respectively. Mikayla recalled her mother’s love for animals, and chose a trip to the zoo...
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Mom’s Special Traditions

This family of 9 children each shared a special connection with their mother, who died of hepatocellular carcinoma in 2005. All of the children remember their mother’s enthusiasm for baking...
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Rebekah – The Angel Garden

Before Rebekah’s mother died of breast cancer, they decided together that Rebekah would plant flowers every year in her mother’s memory. Rebekah and her mother loved to plant, and they...
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Brianna – Remembering the Little Things

Brianna’s mother died from cancer when she was 8 years old. Brianna decided that the perfect way to remember and honor her mom was to choose a tradition about the...
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Emily and Alexis – Hershey Park and the Nutcracker

Emily and Alexis lost their mother to Breast Cancer in 2003. Alexis chose to see the Nutcracker in Philadelphia as her tradition. Her mom and dad had begun going before...
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Daniel and Joseph – A Few of Mom’s Favorite Things

Andrew - Banana Bread
Daniel and Joseph’s mother died of cancer in 2003. Joseph wanted to keep his mother’s memory alive by visiting the zoo and the Academy of Natural Sciences in the spring...
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Andrew – Banana Bread

Andrew and his older brother, Gregory, have very fond memories of cooking with their beloved mother and older brother, both of whom were killed in a family car accident in...
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