Frances Conover Church finds a passage in a diary her father, Harvey Conover, kept daily during World War I. Church discovered the diaries after her father died. In 2004, she published excerpts from his writings.
Sarah Conover, right, with Frances Conover Church. Church, Conover’s paternal aunt, adopted Conover after a boating accident claimed the lives of four family members. Conover is writing a book about the 1958 tragedy.