To: Kathy in Alaska; LUV W; mylife; Old Sarge; BIGLOOK; AZamericonnie; Jet Jaguar; All
Good evening everyone.
Beautiful pics tonight, Ma!
I attended the funeral of my Uncle Ernest today.
He was my Poppas younger brother.
It was a very beautiful service.
He had a long career as an LEO, and had also served in the Air Force.
So, his procession had a full police escort, and also there were two young men from the Air Force there.
One played a beautiful rendition of Taps, then together they unfolded the flag, refolded it, and gave it to my Aunt.
My little family gets smaller every year.
posted on 12/05/2012 6:53:54 PM PST
(Women who behave rarely make history)
Good evening, Ms. B.
Sorry to hear about your Uncle. The GI Generation leaves us one at a time.
Been busy getting my videos and the Christmas stuff ready. Then researching Louis Moreau Gottschalk, Stephen Foster and Scott Joplin for next year. No rest for the wicked.
posted on 12/05/2012 7:01:54 PM PST
(Leadership starts with getting off the couch.)
Ms B, I am so sorry to hear.
posted on 12/05/2012 7:12:27 PM PST
(The Roar Of TheMasses Could Be Farts)
So sorry for your loss Ms B~.
Sounds like Uncle Ernest was a patriot & in service his entire life. Thank you for your service Uncle Ernest & may God rest & keep you.
Prayers of comfort to you & all who knew & loved Him Ms B~.
Let Them In St. Peter
Rest in peace Ms.B's Uncle Ernest
Thanks for your brave service with the Air Force.
So sorry for your loss, Sis! ((((hugs))))
BTW...have y'all gone on the ride with
Wreaths Across America yet?
I've been thinking about you and about
that wonderful service to our fallen!
posted on 12/05/2012 7:22:45 PM PST
by LUV W
(All my heroes wear camos!)
posted on 12/05/2012 7:36:12 PM PST
by Kathy in Alaska
((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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