Patty Satalia talks with Donald Ford, a friend and neighbor for 25 years. He has been married to his wife, Carol, for 61 years. Carol was diagnosed with Parkinson's and Alzheimer's disease about eight years ago. When Carol has difficulty sleeping, Don reads from the archive of family letters that she's saved for more than 60 years.
Stories: Day of Listening: Donald Ford
By PATTY SATALIA • November 27, 2009