They fought for our freedom ...

 

Erik Gantt

Staff Sgt. Glenn Worley, of Laramie, stands at attention, as Bobby Chitwood sings "A Soldier's Ballad" at last weekend's Freedom Fest.

Every day, on average, 22 United States military veterans commit suicide. Mia and Steve Roseberry are convinced much of this is because of the need for basic support such as housing, food, transportation and health care.

Mia saw a niche that needed to be filled when she began hearing stories about homeless and suicidal marine veterans. Steve and Mia live in Vista, Calif., and were accustomed to hosting friends of their daughter, Sara, who were on weekend leave from Pendleton and 29 Palms Marine Corps bases. Once Mia decided there was something she could do to help, she formed Wounded Warrio...



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