Tuesday, January 09, 2007

Yesterday, Thomas's great-grandfather, my dad's dad, passed away. Not unexpected, but certainly unwelcome news. Here is his obituary. I think it's weird to grieve on the internet, but a lot of our readers are family friends, so ...there it is.

As he was facing chemo himself, my grandpa said he kept thinking about how cheerfully Thomas had dealt with his treatments. When he is older, when I am telling Thomas what a tender-hearted and hard-working rascal my grandfather was, I will also tell him that he was my grandfather's hero.


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5 Comments:

At 9:47 PM, Blogger Mrs. Bick said...

Sarah,
We are all very sorry for your loss. Let us know if you, or the family need anything.

 
At 7:27 AM, Blogger Wedding Girl said...

OH! I'm so sorry, Sarah!!!! Sweet grandpa.

 
At 3:59 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

I am sorry for your loss, but you will have a very special angel watching over Thomas and you all. May you find peace and comfort in the coming days.

 
At 9:11 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

agreed.

i love u

rhonda

 
At 3:07 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Sarah, I too am sorry for your loss. I watched the video of your grandfather which was a very sweet tribute. I especially like the big glasses picture! Praying for joy in memories and comfort for you and yours in the future.
Anne Mangefeste

 

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