'Heart of gold': stranger's act of kindness shines light in widower's darkest hour

Layton Holley
Updated June 14 2024 - 12:44pm, first published June 13 2024 - 4:30pm
Wodonga's John Rooney said a stranger's act of kindness has bought him some solace as he grieves the loss of his beloved wife. Picture by Mark Jesser
Wodonga's John Rooney said a stranger's act of kindness has bought him some solace as he grieves the loss of his beloved wife. Picture by Mark Jesser

A grieving husband has found solace in a stranger's kindness after a young mother anonymously paid for his $400 tyre replacement.

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Layton Holley

Layton Holley

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Layton is a journalist at The Border Mail. He is interested in profiles, features, and hard news. If you have a story please reach out to him at layton.holley@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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