Another resident of my hometown doing extraordinary things to help people!
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WEST BEND (WITI) — Biking is something that has always been an important part of Judy Steffes’ life. It was Judy’s father, Al, that instilled this passion in her starting back when she was a child.
“He built what we call a baby seat bike. He had four baby seats on one blue, big balloon tire, women’s Schwinn bike and he would take all of us four girls on bike rides,” says Judy.
About 20 years ago, Al starting showing signs of Alzheimer’s disease.
He still has some of his long-term memory, but he’s unable to remember things that happened just seconds ago.
“We are actually very blessed because my father is a happy Alzheimer’s and he`s managed to kind of roll with the punches,” says Judy.
To help her father, Judy decided to bike in his honor.
She’s going on a three-week bike tour across Alaska to…
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