"I've got a picture of my wife there in my backpack right next to my back,” he said. “I said, ‘I don’t know if I can do this by myself, but I know darn well that the two of us, we can do it.’ There’s nothing we can’t do if we’re together."
Dean Troutman plans to walk 700 miles to raise money for playground equipment on the 5.75 acres of land he donated to the community in memory of his wife, Peggy.
BTW- Mr. Troutman is 84 years old! They were married 62 years.
Article from the myjournalcourier.