Dick enjoyed farming and spending time outside. He also enjoyed traveling. He made several trips to Alaska, his favorite destination. Dick also enjoyed investing and following the stock market. Dick is survived by his sister, Patricia Hanson of Eau Claire. (Eau Claire Leader-Telegram)
He was born October 8, 1922 on St. George Island in the Pribilof Islands in Alaska as the first non-native child. He left Alaska as a baby with his parents C. Edward and Georgia Crompton to live in San Francisco, California. Charles was a star athlete in ... (Daily Times)
She loved to dance, especially the polka. She also loved opera, and one of the highlights of her life was getting to see the group Il Divo in 2006 at Cricket (now Ak-Chin) Pavilion in Phoenix. She loved going to the casino with her husband, and she claimed ... (Casa Grande Valley Newspaper)
Survivors include her children: Pam (Roy) Martin of Anchorage, Alaska, Mark (Carol) Lubbers, her granddaughters Ali and Shelby of Billings, Tim Lubbers of Florida, Tracy (Terry) Steinmasel and grandchildren Jessica, Megan, and Chris of Laurel, daughter in ... (Billings Gazette)
Alaska; great-grandchildren, Addisyn and Asher Haussler, Kyson, Aubrey and Avery Haussler, Lola Haussler, and Caitlyn Menze; sister, Judy Huxoll of Cambridge; brother, Don and wife Freda Menze of Hutchinson, Kan.; and nieces; nephews; and cousins. (Kearney Hub)
Over the years I've pondered the meaning of trials and sorrow that my loved ones or I have endured. Some believe there are lessons to learn from hardship. I agree. In many instances we learn compassion, empathy, faith, trust, and humility. Our own choices will often lead to natural consequences that...
I've had a couple of close friends that have lost their mothers in the past few years. We've had many long talks about the loss they feel. What will I do without my cheerleader? Who do I talk to when I struggle with my rebellious child? How can I bring a new child into this world without my mom to s...