I first learned of this song as performed by my Great Grandfather, Roland "Jake" Wierman. This recording is dedicated to my Grandmother (my Ahna), Rosemary Krepps (née Wierman).
released September 16, 2021
Piano by Matthew Topping. Words by Dave Nowlin. Music by Earl K. Smith. Special thanks to the Reddit community r/tipofmytongue for helping me to figure out the name of this song, and to acquire its sheet music.