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Foster Father (Hint Memoir)

Picture of Jody Michael Wirawan from around the time he was in foster care.

My brother Jody Michael Wirawan died on this day in 2008, today’s hint memoir is written in his honor:

Foster Father

The neglected child given up to foster care dreamed of someday providing a loving home for six kids.


Special thanks to my wife Jennifer for helping me write this today.

What is a hint memoir?

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Feel free to post your own hint memoirs in the comments too if you want I’d love to read em :).



Biographies And Memorials

This is an ongoing project to make a directory of links to biographies and memorials, with a focus on pages about and maintained by private individuals.

The idea for this directory came when I was working on a memorial site for my brother Jody. While looking for inspiration and ideas I noticed that it was really hard to find biographies/memorials of people who weren’t famous and weren’t maintained by a 3rd party site. (Nothing against memorials maintained by 3rd party sites, they just have a different style than what I was looking for.)

This project is still in it’s beginning stages and is something I’ll be working on in my spare time. As I find more sites they will be added to the top of the list to make it easier to check back and see the newest ones. If you have a site you’d like to see on this list please use this contact form to submit it.

Dan Bartolaba Memorial Blog

Jenny Anne Doenges Memorial

Jody Michael Wirawan Memorial And Biography