Families who have lost a baby invited to memorial gathering

On Sunday May 7, 2017,Winona Health Family Birth Center nurses invite parents and families who have experienced miscarriage, stillbirth or infant loss to a memorial ceremony from 3 until 4 p.m. at St. Mary’s Cemetery, 1190 Sugar Loaf Road in Winona.

The memorial ceremony is organized by the Family Birth Center’s Little Ones Remembered committee. “Miscarriage, or losing an infant, is one of the most difficult things a person can go through. We want to honor parents and families who have lost babies and give them a permanent physical place to visit and grieve,” said Amy Frauenkron, RN, one of the event organizers.

Refreshments will follow the ceremony. Parents and family members who have experienced the loss of a child, no matter how long ago, are welcome to attend.

Those who have questions may call 507.474.3042.

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