Author Archives: jtwofilms

Honoring the Past.

Story Corner: Traditions Chelsea and Shane’s mother died in 2003. Chelsea’s favorite memory with her mother was visiting Ocean City, NJ. The family would go to Wonderland Pier & Castaway...
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Building the Future.

How are we connected to Family Lives On?  I found FLO. And FLO found me. Here’s how it happened. by Stacey Grant There are many ways in which I was...
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Angel – Picnic for Mom’s Birthday

Angel and his siblings joined Family Lives On in 2014, 6 months after their mother’s sudden and tragic death. Before his mom died, she would take Angel and his siblings...
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Jada – Backyard Barbecue

Jada’s Dad Died when she was 13.   After her father died, Jada and her mom had to leave their family home to move to a small apartment. They were no...
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Matthew – Baking Tradition

Matthew was only 4 years old when his mother died from non-smoking lung cancer. Birthdays and Christmas were very special to her– she always enjoyed baking for her family. During her...
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Jozy – Bridge School Benefit Concert

Jozy joined Family Lives On in 2014 after the death of her father. She remembers dad’s love for music- he was a hobby musician and listened to many kinds of...
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Nora & Maggie – The Chicago White Sox

The Fitzgerald’s were the first Family Lives On family to receive a tradition for “dad”. Nora and Maggie’s dad, Ray, died from cancer. During the Skype interview Nora talked excitedly...
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David – Summer Pool Party

David’s Mom died of breast cancer when he was 7.  1 year later David joined Family Lives On. His favorite memories of his mom were family parties at Aunt Shirley’s...
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Roman – San Antonio Zoo

Roman’s dad loved animals and enjoyed taking Roman and his siblings to the San Antonio Zoo throughout the year. They would usually visit in the spring or fall to avoid...
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Katie – Anaheim Ducks

Katie loved going to the Anaheim Ducks hockey games with her Dad. She says it was one of the only things they did together where she felt like they could...
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