Finding hope after tragedy: Wife’s stroke kept dad with newborn triplets an ago year

Charlie Whitmer’s redheaded, blue-eyed triplets giggle and crawl while they explore their western Town house. One compares against a large front window, arms squeezed to the cup, looking off to the street below.

There’s no shortage of men and women to greatly help Charlie — a stay-at-home dad — because of the awesome and inherently chaotic obligation of caring for three infants. their household is oftentimes filled up with site site visitors: friends, family members and nannies. But somebody is lacking.

Charlie’s spouse, Kathryn, died June 8, 2018, at age 31 from complications of a hemorrhagic swing that she suffered per week prior to the triplets’ birth June 4, 2018. Charlie invested their very very first Father’s Day into the neonatal care that is intensive, viewing over their untimely children. (more…)