Full circle: Vallonia teen returns to birthplace in Haiti


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Tribune photo by Aaron Piper/ From left, Timothy Ahlemeyer, Pastor Eric Ahlemeyer, Shella Ahlemeyer and Heather Ahlemeyer stand inside the church where Pastor Ahlemeyer serves. The Ahlemeyer family adopted Timothy and Shella from Haiti which also laid the groundwork for area churches to provide mission outreach to Haiti.


Tribune photo by Aaron Piper/ From left, Timothy Ahlemeyer, Pastor Eric Ahlemeyer, Shella Ahlemeyer and Heather Ahlemeyer stand outside the church where Pastor Ahlemeyer serves. The Ahlemeyer family adopted Timothy and Shella from Haiti which also laid the groundwork for area churches to provide mission outreach to Haiti.


VALLONIA

Timothy Ahlemeyer spent his toddler years at an orphanage in Haiti.

The 3-year-old was known to look for visitors, waiting by the door to see who would stop in to visit.

Thousands of miles away, a couple in Colorado struggled to have a baby of their own.

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