Josiah and Caroline both suffered an immense tragedy when their younger brother Leland passed away from complications after an open heart surgery. Leland needed the surgery to help increase his oxygen saturation and circulation. Leland passed away in the hospital after his surgery and Josiah and Caroline have both pulled through a devastating loss, and continue to be helpful, kind and loving to others despite going through trauma and missing their brother.
Both Josiah and Caroline have had an incredibly difficult summer and both continue to persevere in the face of hardship and immense loss. Kids Wish Network is honored to award Josiah and Caroline as Heroes of the month.