Alcestis 'Cooky' Oberg lost her father-in-law unexpectedly on Christmas Day in 1982. For the first few years, it meant that Christmas was a somber time. Oberg, a contributor to USA Today, talks about how the mood of the holidays evolved for her family over time.
When The Holiday Season Is Transformed By Loss
By editor • Dec 26, 2012
Originally published on December 26, 2012 1:54 pm