“He was a strong, fit kid. So I really didn't think anything was seriously wrong.”

In 1991, Dennis and Buelah Apple lost their 18-year-old son Denny to complications resulting from mononucleosis.

Nearly twenty years later, they sat down together at StoryCorps to remember him and talk about what their lives have been like since his death.

Recorded in Kansas City, Missouri
Produced by Nadia Reiman
Facilitated by Elizabeth Straight
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