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The Moms write: "After a year of gradual decline, Ida Janel left her physical body on January 2, 1997 at 12:02am.  

We lost our Sweet Ida to a myriad of systemic failures, toxic shock, respiratory failure and heart failure all brought on by that vicious virus, HIV."


"Yes, we did choose this path -- we love our children beyond words, and we love our life.  We would give anything if our children were not afflicted with their many illnesses, yet that is why we were chosen as their parents."

Peggy and Alison, the Moms, are, beyond being a gift to their children, a gift to us all.


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