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A pig gave me 10 more years with grandpa

A pig gave me 10 more years  with grandpa
One-year-old Caitlyn Lamm, above, with her grandpa, Charlie, and during a recent the harvest in Boone County, top right. Lamm got to spend 10 more years with her grandpa after transplant surgery in which he received part of a pig heart.

My husband’s grand­­­pa, a WWII vet and Iowa farm­­er passed away this year just 20 hours short of his 99th birthday.

After the funeral, I called my mom and we remarked upon the incredible life he lived, the things he would have seen and the dedication he had to his still-living wife of 75 years.

I told her that Craig feels lucky to have had his grandpa this long since his...




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