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Thursday, February 17, 2011

My dad

Dad passed away quietly.  With a magnificant peacefulness that I had prayed so much for.  With dignity and respect.  With family surrounding him.  I will miss him SOOOOOOOO much but he would not have wanted to remain like he was.  My beliefs allow me comfort in the knowledge that he is in heaven with my God.  His father and mother and so many others that have gone before him.  Love, Elle

7 comments:

Joyce's Journey said...

Elle, I am so very sorry about the passing of your dear father. While we know that is what is best for them, our selfish side has such a hard time letting go. I truly hope you will think often of the beautiful memories of your dad and that those thoughts will give you strength through the coming days. God bless you.
Joyce

Juliep said...

Elle, I am so sorry to hear about your dad's passing. I'm glad that you were able to spend some time with him before his passing. Please know that you're in my thoughts and prayers.

Shelly said...

I'm sorry to hear that you lost your dad. I hope you can always smile when you remember him.

cynstenquist said...

My sympathies to you and your family. May God continue to bless you and bring you peace as you remember your precious Dad through the years. He was blessed to have had you for his daughter!

love, cynstenquist

Jean said...

Elle, I am so very sorry for your loss, but isn't is so very wonderful to know that he was at peace and he died with the dignity and respect he so richly deserved.. I only hope God allows all of us that.. You Keep that knowledge in your heart forever and you will be okay... God bless you and your family.
Hugs, Jean

Card Crazy said...

So sorry to hear about your dad. The time we have with our parents seems so short when we look back, so I hope you can treasure every memory. My sympathies to you and your family, with special prayers for your mother.

Candy said...

Dearest Elle,
I am so very sorry at the loss of your Loving Father.
Having lost my own not so long ago - i know how you are feeling.
I am glad that he is at peace in Heaven with his family, and that he died with the dignity he wanted.
My thoughts and prayers are with you, and your family.
Love, Candy