Tim’s Tribute provides financial assistance to help families and other loved ones of homicide victims cover some of the costs that come with being involved in a major court case.
Expenses like groceries and parking, "may seem small to some people, " Bosma said. "But if the average trial is six weeks ... it starts to add up."
Bosma said she hopes the charity can make a difference for others. She said she wishes her late husband was known for something other than the particulars of his death.
“I'd rather he be known as a great wonderful fantastic guy who could install your furnace or air conditioner at a great price,” said Bosma. “Because that would mean he'd still be here."
Click the video above for an extended clip from our interview with Sharlene Bosma.