Iowa offensive tackle Tristan Wirfs made his mark on Mount Vernon. Many in town made their mark on him, too. Wirfs and his mother, Sarah, took The Gazette on a tour of his hometown, revisiting scenes around what essentially is the one square mile where he grew up. This story is a little about what can hold you back. This is mostly about what moves you forward.

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Scott Lint

Scott Lint
8/2/1981 10/1/2011


I will always love and miss you and wish that
you were here. I hold you tightly in my heart and
there you will remain.
Life has gone on without you, but will never
be the same.
Happy Birthday.

Love,
Mom
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