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Life Remembered As It Was Lived


He took a big, almost sob relieving breath.

“My Grandpa loved us. He really loved his girls (his dogs). He had a big smile and really big laugh. He told great jokes. He made us laugh. He took us on the best hikes. My Grandpa could take a nap any where any time.

I love him and miss him.”

Our next door neighbor’s “celebration of life” was today. It was a simple affair, just as he would have wanted it, followed by chili, and wiener and marshmallow roast for the whole community. It was a fantastic fire.

Below was his daily walk with his girls.

Clarence lake