I just returned from my Aunt Jean's funeral. It was at Holy Family Catholic Church in Stow. She was 85. I've always known that we share the same birthday, Aug 2nd, but I don't think I knew before today that we were exactly 20 years apart in age. They didn't have a viewing because she … Continue reading Aunt Jean’s Funeral
I'm back in Ohio primarily to attend my Aunt Jean's funeral, but it's kind of nice that she chose this time of year so that I could also celebrate Thanksgiving with my siblings and extended family. I wasn't aware of any problems that Aunt Jean was having until a few weeks ago when I read … Continue reading Thanksgiving 2017
On Saturday, we visited Holly's family. It was a typical visit in many ways. Upon entering their home, their dog Kenai, began anxiously following me around, jumping up on me and trying to talk. She always thinks I'm going to take her for a walk. Elaine, 7, appeared and wanted me to pick her up. … Continue reading A Visit With Holly’s Family
We had a pleasant visit with the grandkids yesterday, first meeting up with them at their swimming lessons and then taking them to the BioPark where we had a picnic lunch followed by a visit to the Aquarium. Holly had a hair appointment to get ready for a party honoring graduates of the residency program … Continue reading Fun At the BioPark
Susan had been feeling for some time that we were in a rut and needed to make a change. Perhaps the biggest issue was living in the house on the family farm. Although the farm was pleasant and peaceful, the house was not. I was more okay with it than her, probably because I had … Continue reading Our move to Albuquerque
I'm 9 months behind in posting this. Mom died at the end of February and I posted some information at marilynhorning.wordpress.com.
Susan and I just returned from a wonderful mini-getaway. Unfortunately, we had to miss my nephew Will's marriage to Sarah, which also happened this weekend. It was in North Carolina and Susan couldn't get off work. We've also been feeling like we needed to get away on our own - our work schedules have just … Continue reading Our mini-getaway