As highlighted in this interview, Harmon Killebrew envisioned dying at home surrounded by those he loved. And he did it. A key opportunity for changing Minnesota for the better, is planning ahead for the part of living called dying. It is a great gift not only to oneself, but a person's loved ones.
For the past couple months, the Citizens League, TPT and the Twin Cities Medical Society have been hosting focus groups as part of the Honoring Choices Minnesota initiative. Through these listening sessions and online at the social networking site CitiZing, they are learning what helps people prepare for difficult end-of-life decisions.