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 From left, Alex, 4, Adrian, 4, Chloe, 7, and Freda work in the garden outside their Coleman, Mich. home on July 7. The Jarmons grow corn, various berries, watermelon, squash and more.

From left, Alex, 4, Adrian, 4, Chloe, 7, and Freda work in the garden outside their Coleman, Mich. home on July 7. The Jarmons grow corn, various berries, watermelon, squash and more.

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 Head coverings sit on Freda's nightstand on Nov. 11 in Coleman, Mich.

Head coverings sit on Freda's nightstand on Nov. 11 in Coleman, Mich.

 Sophia, 9, left, and Freda, right, check out Adrian's, 4, sandwich to see if there's meat on it as Freda holds onto Theodore, 5 months, during dinner on July 7 in Coleman, Mich.

Sophia, 9, left, and Freda, right, check out Adrian's, 4, sandwich to see if there's meat on it as Freda holds onto Theodore, 5 months, during dinner on July 7 in Coleman, Mich.

 Freda holds onto Theodore, 10 months, as she talks to Alex, 4, left, while trying to complete her morning devotions but still watching the three youngest children on Dec. 2 in Coleman, Mich. "Our life is a prayer life," she said.

Freda holds onto Theodore, 10 months, as she talks to Alex, 4, left, while trying to complete her morning devotions but still watching the three youngest children on Dec. 2 in Coleman, Mich. "Our life is a prayer life," she said.

 Chloe, 7, swings in the backyard on July 26 in Coleman, Mich.

Chloe, 7, swings in the backyard on July 26 in Coleman, Mich.

 Freda completes a shopping trip at the Country Corner, a Mennonite-owned store, on Aug. 12 in Rosebush, Mich.

Freda completes a shopping trip at the Country Corner, a Mennonite-owned store, on Aug. 12 in Rosebush, Mich.

 Chloe, 7, looks up at Freda as Freda twirls her hair during family portraits on Oct. 11 in Coleman, Mich. Freda often twirls the end of her daughters' braids without realizing it.

Chloe, 7, looks up at Freda as Freda twirls her hair during family portraits on Oct. 11 in Coleman, Mich. Freda often twirls the end of her daughters' braids without realizing it.

 Freda, center, reads to children during a cookie exchange at a friend's house on Dec. 13 in Coleman, Mich. All of the married ladies and soon-to-be married ladies were present, and the women of Salt River Mennonite Church hope to make this a tradition.   

Freda, center, reads to children during a cookie exchange at a friend's house on Dec. 13 in Coleman, Mich. All of the married ladies and soon-to-be married ladies were present, and the women of Salt River Mennonite Church hope to make this a tradition.

 

 Freda kisses Chloe, 7, goodnight as Sophia, 9, reads her book before bed on Tuesday, Aug. 2 in Coleman, Mich.   

Freda kisses Chloe, 7, goodnight as Sophia, 9, reads her book before bed on Tuesday, Aug. 2 in Coleman, Mich.

 

 Freda hangs up laundry in her backyard on Aug. 12 in Coleman, Mich.

Freda hangs up laundry in her backyard on Aug. 12 in Coleman, Mich.

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From left, Alex, 4, Adrian, 4, Chloe, 7, and Freda work in the garden outside their Coleman, Mich. home on July 7. The Jarmons grow corn, various berries, watermelon, squash and more.

Head coverings sit on Freda's nightstand on Nov. 11 in Coleman, Mich.

Sophia, 9, left, and Freda, right, check out Adrian's, 4, sandwich to see if there's meat on it as Freda holds onto Theodore, 5 months, during dinner on July 7 in Coleman, Mich.

Freda holds onto Theodore, 10 months, as she talks to Alex, 4, left, while trying to complete her morning devotions but still watching the three youngest children on Dec. 2 in Coleman, Mich. "Our life is a prayer life," she said.

Chloe, 7, swings in the backyard on July 26 in Coleman, Mich.

Freda completes a shopping trip at the Country Corner, a Mennonite-owned store, on Aug. 12 in Rosebush, Mich.

Chloe, 7, looks up at Freda as Freda twirls her hair during family portraits on Oct. 11 in Coleman, Mich. Freda often twirls the end of her daughters' braids without realizing it.

Freda, center, reads to children during a cookie exchange at a friend's house on Dec. 13 in Coleman, Mich. All of the married ladies and soon-to-be married ladies were present, and the women of Salt River Mennonite Church hope to make this a tradition.

 

Freda kisses Chloe, 7, goodnight as Sophia, 9, reads her book before bed on Tuesday, Aug. 2 in Coleman, Mich.

 

Freda hangs up laundry in her backyard on Aug. 12 in Coleman, Mich.

 From left, Alex, 4, Adrian, 4, Chloe, 7, and Freda work in the garden outside their Coleman, Mich. home on July 7. The Jarmons grow corn, various berries, watermelon, squash and more.
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 Head coverings sit on Freda's nightstand on Nov. 11 in Coleman, Mich.
 Sophia, 9, left, and Freda, right, check out Adrian's, 4, sandwich to see if there's meat on it as Freda holds onto Theodore, 5 months, during dinner on July 7 in Coleman, Mich.
 Freda holds onto Theodore, 10 months, as she talks to Alex, 4, left, while trying to complete her morning devotions but still watching the three youngest children on Dec. 2 in Coleman, Mich. "Our life is a prayer life," she said.
 Chloe, 7, swings in the backyard on July 26 in Coleman, Mich.
 Freda completes a shopping trip at the Country Corner, a Mennonite-owned store, on Aug. 12 in Rosebush, Mich.
 Chloe, 7, looks up at Freda as Freda twirls her hair during family portraits on Oct. 11 in Coleman, Mich. Freda often twirls the end of her daughters' braids without realizing it.
 Freda, center, reads to children during a cookie exchange at a friend's house on Dec. 13 in Coleman, Mich. All of the married ladies and soon-to-be married ladies were present, and the women of Salt River Mennonite Church hope to make this a tradition.   
 Freda kisses Chloe, 7, goodnight as Sophia, 9, reads her book before bed on Tuesday, Aug. 2 in Coleman, Mich.   
 Freda hangs up laundry in her backyard on Aug. 12 in Coleman, Mich.
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