Even though Sharon’s possible biological brother had been deceased, he left behind a number of children and grandchildren, who unfortunately wanted nothing to do with her or the investigation when contacted by D’Anna.
Statistics regarding the responses of biological families to an adoptee are non-existent, much like many parts of adoption. However, there are claims that a majority of responses are positive. In Sharon’s case, her decades-old case was sure to bring a whole lot of confusion to the family’s heritage, especially since many people never saw her alleged birth mother, Frida, pregnant around the time Sharon was born.
Regardless of their rejection, he gathered what he could in order to present aging Sharon with something substantial.