A Mother’s Story: Reunion After Adoption
In 1955, 17-year-old Patty Lurvey gave birth to a son in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, who was immediately put up for adoption. In 2007, at age 52, he contacted Patty with a request to reconnect. This talk details all of Patty’s experiences during this journey while discussing the countless ways that it has significantly impacted her life.
Patricia held a number of jobs before her retirement at age 65. She is most proud of being the mother of four boys, with her son David reentering her life in 2007.