Grand Forks native finds the daughter she was forced to give up as a teen
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. — Before a joyous reunion with a child she lost nearly 60 years ago, Beverly Schlechter had been a prisoner of March 10.
On that day in 1956, the Grand Forks native gave birth to a girl she would wait 56 years to meet, a story told in her memoir, “A Life Exposed.”
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