This film image provided by Alternate Image Productions, Inc. shows Laury Sacks in a scene from the documentary film, "Looks Like Laury, Sounds Like Laury" as part of the "America Reframed" series, by director Pamela Hogan. The show airs Tuesday, March 10, 2015, on World Channel. (AP Photo/Alternate Image Productions, Inc., Jeffrey Kimball)
Pamela Hogan knew Laury Sachs before, as a talented, big-hearted friend, wife and mother. Connie Shulman knew Sacks after, when she was in the grip of the early onset dementia that would swiftly claim her life.