To The Editor:

We would like to acknowledge the following people and businesses for helping us to replace our son Joe's memorial bench in front of the Litchfield Crossings shopping plaza.

John Doherty of Swenson Granite; Dave White of Ecco Development (Litchfield Crossings); Paul Scalzo of Scalzo Realty Group; Tom Swan of Black Swan Stoves; and Frank Laskey of FSM Services.

Thank you once again for your kindness, generosity and time and effort that you put into making the replacement become a reality for us.

Greg and Debbie South

New Milford