Sharlene Bosma

2014 June

Courage and sacrifice will never be forgotten

2017-04-10T21:31:20-04:00June 7th, 2014|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |2 Comments

It was the nightly news and she wore a large summer hat and a smile on her face while she sat in a golf cart and talked to the cameras, but there was pain too, we all know that, because her husband was murdered last summer. And while the wheels of justice turn slowly to [...]

2013 May

Tim Bosma’s funeral: a bittersweet day

2017-04-10T21:29:02-04:00May 23rd, 2013|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , , , , |6 Comments

The children had dental appointments and I was running late and so found myself in the back without a program in hand, a thousand people in front of me, a thousand faces, a thousand hearts, some in black clothing, some not, all coming together for one purpose, to say goodbye to Tim Bosma. We listened [...]

2013 May

Praying for Tim Bosma. Growing young.

2017-07-20T00:27:51-04:00May 14th, 2013|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

It was Mother’s Day, Day 7 of it all, Day 7 since Timothy Bosma left his Hamilton home for a quick test drive of his truck with a couple of strangers and then vanished. And it was my girls who prayed for him. ‘Dear Jesus,’ Liz said. We were on the 401, in the van, in the busyness of the [...]