"Because of Brett" we have learned to lean more on our Lord, we are more thankful, we have learned that each day is a much greater gift than we ever realized before, we have learned that God is ALWAYS in control, we have learned to lean on those around us, and we are better people for knowing him. Being Brett's parent is such a blessing and such a lesson all at the same time. Brett is a gift from God - and we are so grateful and humbled that God has chosen us to love and care for His angel during his time on earth - it is the gift of a lifetime.
Brett was born on November 17, 1999. He was born 8 weeks premature. Remarkably, he was born at a healthy 5 lbs. He stayed in NICU for 11 days until we were able to bring him home.…
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Cole Ruotsala was diagnosed with Adreno Cortical Carcinoma on July 27, 2008. Eight short weeks later his life on this earth ended and his legacy began!
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