“This past Wednesday, Jeanie Manning became an ‘Queen Angel.’ She fought a long, hard and often very unfair battle with cancer … We will love, protect and treasure Jake just as we promised. He will live with us forever and we will keep her memory, her love, her determination and her beautiful smile alive in his heart and ours every day! We love you ‘Queen Angel Mom’ … ‘Our boy’ will miss you terribly, but we’ve got this! Bremer, party of 6.” -Kerry Bremer-Facebook pos
Will Maule : Nov 22, 2019 Faithwire.com
[Faithwire.com] A compassionate teacher has adopted her own student after his mom died of cancer. (Screengrab image)
The incredible story began four years ago with a brutally honest conversation between special-ed teacher Kerry Bremer and Jean Manning, a terminally ill mother.
Though the pair had only known each other for a matter of months, their conversation would prove to be life-altering both for Kerry and for Manning’s son, Jake, who has Down Syndrome.
“I said, ‘I may be overstepping here and forgive me if I am, but my family and I would like to offer guardianship for Jake if you need a backup plan,'” Bremer recalled to TODAY Parents…
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