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Dad’s Funeral: Sorrow & Celebration

Dad’s Funeral: Sorrow & Celebration

The Weeks Leading up to the Funeral From about Thanksgiving, it was hard to get dad out of bed for just about anything. From bed, he would ask for ice cream and Diet Coke. At the beginning, he would feed himself, but as the days went on he would ask to be fed.  Not being […]

Dying for freedom

I have been working this week on a burial service for a soldier whose remains have just been identified from the Korean Conflict.  This process and the ultimate burial service has been a humbling experience for me.  As I have explored the service record and history of this soldier I have learned that he went […]