In 1988, Ken and Rosave Handy, parents of Henry Hochstatter, survived a semi-truck collision while driving from work in a moving car on Route 53 and St. Charles Road, in Glen Ellyn, Du Page County, Illinois. Rosave Handy was air-borne by helicopter to Loyola Hospital in Maywood. While Ken Handy suffered from post-traumatic syndrome and injury to the left knee and underwent surgery. This couple received treatment at the Mayo Clinic and Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital. The victims of this tragic vehicle accident were awarded compensation for lifetime disability.
Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Handy will be celebrating their 39th wedding anniversary in 2009.