Survivors include her children, Patricia Ann (David) Clendennin of Shelby Twp., Michigan; Sharon Louise (Bernard) White-Wheeler of Anchorage, Alaska; Susan Lynn (Gregory) Aldrich of Terre Haute and David Alan White of Terre Haute; grandchildren ... (Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer)
An extraordinary mom to her children, kind and gentle, loving and open minded. Divorced in 1976, she met and married Monte Warbis, settling in Ketchikan Alaska. Upon Monte's passing, Dianne moved back to Tacoma, Washington where she met and married Robert ... (legacy.com)
He also wrote on the subject. Mr. Johnson and his wife traveled widely, their destinations ranging from Alaska to New Zealand. He approached traveling with excruciating precision. "When I [recently] came across the list he made for every trip, I thought ... (Philadelphia Daily News)
He was a highly respected engineer for the department. A passionate pilot, Mike greatly enjoyed flying his Cessna, especially on family vacations and for distant trips such as one to Alaska. He was a sincere and devoted husband and father. He was a ... (Pantagraph)
In retirement they traveled the country extensively, often by RV, including a lengthy trip to Alaska. They also visited Mexico, Italy, and Switzerland. Particularly important to them were the numerous trips around the country to visit their children and ... (www.news-journal.com)
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...
"Hold faithfulness and sincerity as first principles."- Confucius, The Analects When someone you love loses a loved one, your first instinct is to comfort. Follow that instinct. If you are sincere, your heartfelt words and expressions of love are always welcome. There are a few suggestions I woul...