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Ohio woman creates free coloring books featuring kids with disabilities in memory of her son


When Sue Nuenke remembers her son Chris Harmon, who died of Duchenne muscular dystrophy in 2011, she thinks about the good times – how they’d sing together and find happiness in life’s little moments.

“It s a very sweet spot for me,” the 60-year-old from Liberty Township, Ohio, tells PEOPLE. “I know it’s hard for parents, I don’t ever want to minimize that, but there’s so much joy and so much you learn from raising a kid [with a disability].”

Harmon was diagnosed with the genetic disorder that causes progressive muscle degeneration and weakness at just 3 years old. Together, the mother and son did their best to make the most of everyday activities.

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