It happened more than 40 years ago in Jeannette, Pennsylvania, a small city near the center of Westmoreland County and about 25 miles east of Pittsburgh. 14-year-old Joe Stinson and his two buddies from junior high school, left school at 1 p.m.
We rightly wish each other "happy New Year," but we also know that a new year does not start happily for everyone. Our lives lie between sorrow and joy, as Zora Neale Hurston eloquently wrote, "I have been in Sorrow's kitchen and licked out all the pots.
Our son-in-law died 14 years ago – he was 39 years old. A very difficult death for our family. As Family Services Manager of Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery, I was fortunate to be able to help create the Holy Cross Christmas Remembrance Service that has become an annual event at the Cemetery. It
Turkey dinners, cranberries, candied yams, stuffing, mashed potatoes, pumpkin pie and family gatherings - Thanksgiving Day!
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"But first and foremost, I remember Mama” - the concluding lines of “Mama’s Bank Account” the lovely story about a Norwegian family in San Francisco in the early 1900s. For those of us whose mothers are gone, we too will always remember Mama.
Do you know that we honor your loved one with a beautiful tree planted in memory in a National Forest by the Arbor Day Foundation? This tree will be a silent sentinel, an honorable monument to your loved one for decades to come.
The half-scale traveling replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. is coming to the Bay Area April 8-12, 2015 at Golden Gate National Cemetery in San Bruno.
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