When Allan Munroe’s wife of 63 years died recently, his family knew they needed to do something to help assuage his deep grief. They decided on a cross-country trip to see a love that was second only to his dear Norma – the Boston Red Sox. It would be Munroe’s first visit to Fenway in 50 years.
As the family worked and planned, their idea took on a life of its own and caught the attention of the very highest-ups at Sox management, notably Linda Pizzuti Henry, the wife of owner John Henry. Read more at BostonGlobe.com and CNN.com.