When the Hispanic family who took care of the afternoon milking was denied fair housing access in a nearby rural community, he bought them a house and they were paying it back — until he deeded it to them as he was dying.
My Dad Was a Successful Republican Businessman Who Worked Himself to Death…and Guess What, He…
Laura Borgendale

Beyond taking care of his civic responsibilities, making sure your grandparents were provided for, your dad changed these people’s lives for the positive. He was a good man. I’m truly sorry for your loss. I lost mine two years ago yesterday. The pain hasn’t gone away but it is better. The memories of him are things I cherish. What your wrote here is a tribute to him. I am sure he would be proud of you.

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