That doesn't make it any easier, though.
The tears still flow, even though my mind is filled with great memories of his life.
He dipped my passie in his coffee when I was 1, and I've been addicted ever since.
He was a huge Civil War collector and did question me about the "damn yankee" I brought to meet him. After a beer with the hubs, he gave his stamp of approval.
He has a Purple Heart for his amazing bravery in fighting for our country.
He was a wonderful father, grandfather, and great-grandfather.
East Coast visit tradition - The Cracker Barrel meet-up.
You better believe I will be fashionably dressed for his funeral. Every time I saw him, he would tell me how "in" my outfit was, and all about the trends he read about lately.
Popa, you will truly be missed, by me, and so many others that loved you deeply.
To be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord. - 2 Corinthians 5:8