Thursday, August 18, 2011

Moms passed away Monday August 15 at the age of 80.

 Mom passed away peacefully on Monday.  Tomorrow we will be having her service and saying our goodbyes.

  I found this recent photo that looks like shes waving goodbye.  She really showing off her new hair do.

Now that I am gone,

remember me with smiles and laughter.

And if you need to cry,

cry with your brother or sister

who walks in grief beside you.

And when you need me,

put your arms around anyone

and give to them what you need to give to me.

There are so many who need so much.

I want to leave you something --

something much better than words or sounds.

Look for me in the people I've known

or helped in some special way.

Let me live in your heart

as well as in your mind.

You can love me most

by letting your love reach out to our loved ones,

by embracing them and living in their love.

Love does not die, people do.

So, when all that's left of me is love,

give me away as best you can.


  1. so sorry to hear this..losing your mom is one of the hardest griefs to go are in my prayers....still miss my mom and she's been gone 9 years now......God bless

  2. Awww! So sorry to hear about your Mom. My thoughts and prayers are with you! Hugs and God Bless.

  3. Pat, my thoughts and prayers are with you. God Bless and I wish I could give you nice big Hug.

  4. I'm so sorry to hear about your Mom. It must be so hard and I'm sure your heart is breaking...our thoughts and prayers will be with you. Blessings.

  5. Prayers going up for you and your family. Be strong and take care. Blessings, Janice-Black Creek Primitives.

  6. This was just so sad to read. I am sorry for the loss of your precious mother. May the Lord comfort you aching hearts and may you find strength in him in the followin days ahead.
    Warm Hugs,

  7. Sending you my deepest sympathies, Pat. So sorry to read of your dear mother's passing.
    May you know God's comfort at this time of loss.

  8. So sorry for the loss of your mom. Praying for your family.

    Blessings from Ohio...Kim<><

  9. Thoughts/Prayers for you and your Family...
    May the Lord comforter your aching heart in your
    lost of Precious Mother

    Blessings...From the Southwest

  10. My prayers are with you. Very sorry for your loss. *hugs*

    Blessings, Jessica

  11. sooo sorry to hear about your mom's will be in my prayers.;)

  12. Love you so much, Pat...keeping you in my heart today, tomorrow, always. XOXO Tanya

  13. sending you (((((HUGS)))) such beautiful words....

  14. Pat I am so sorry for your loss. I am sending many prayers your way. Hugs

  15. Sorry for your loss Pat...Sending your family peaceful prayers,

  16. I am so sorry to hear about your mom, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  17. She is Home now and at peace, I know it doesn't make it any easier to let her go!! You are a true angel on earth for all you have been through with your folks and everything else this summer. Your in my heart always!!

    Love you !!

  18. I'm so sorry to read of your mom passing.Thinking of you.

  19. Dear Pat, I am soo sorry about the loss of your mother. Sending you prayers, hugs, and love....