Who is Addie to Me?

One of the questions I’m most frequently asked is, “How are you related to Addie?” When I gave my talk in Lake Mills on September 4th, I explained that I didn’t even know I had an Aunt Addie until my father died in June 2011. While I was...

Dr. Oatway, Why *Were* You in Such a Hurry?

Doctor Oatway must have been in quite a hurry when he filled out Addie’s death certificate, for he made a number of mistakes on the form. 1)  Addie’s name. Oatway wrote “Adelina,” which he apparently assumed was Addie’s given name. It was...