Song for a Portland Alzheimer’s patient

Steve Hartman filed this report for CBS Sunday Morning

A screen grab of Steve and Joanie Goodwin of Portland from a story on CBS Sunday Morning, August 13, 2017
A screen grab of Steve and Joanie Goodwin of Portland from a story on CBS Sunday Morning, August 13, 2017

PORTLAND, Ore. (CBS) — While Alzheimer’s may be stealing the memory of 67-year-old Steve Goodwin, he refuses to let the disease steal his music. The cruelest part of the disease was the toll it was taking on the songs he composed for his wife and could no longer remember – until a family friend and professional pianist took note with a rescue mission.

Steve Hartman filed this report for CBS Sunday Morning.

Song for a Portland Alzheimer’s patient