Foster and adoptive parents recognized at Herman Park event
By Gary Popp
Published in News on November 14, 2010 1:50 AM
Sherry Brubaker plays a mini-version of a snowball bowling game with her adopted daughter Hayleigh Brubaker, 3 during the Wayne County Social Services' celebration of adoptive families at Herman Park. More than 35 kids were adopted in Wayne County last year. Social services held its first celebration to coincide with National Adoption Celebration Month.
More than 50 years after growing up in a foster setting herself, Shirley Deans sought to return that gift, bringing 5-year-old Najeea into her home despite already being in her 60s and having raised six children of her own. And...
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