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For the servant of God CATHERINE
« on: March 13, 2009, 11:11:49 AM »
Please remember in your prayers my wife's grandmother, Catherine, who was admitted to the hospital earlier this week with some heart troubles and has since caught pneumonia.  She's in a real bad way now. 

Lord, have mercy!
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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #1 on: March 13, 2009, 11:14:24 AM »
Lord, have mercy on Your Handmaiden!
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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #2 on: March 13, 2009, 11:16:09 AM »
Lord, have mercy on your handmaid.

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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #3 on: March 13, 2009, 11:16:57 AM »
Through the prayers of the Theotokos, Lord have mercy on Your handmaiden.
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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #4 on: March 13, 2009, 11:19:40 AM »
Lord, have mercy on Your handmaiden, Catherine!
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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #5 on: March 13, 2009, 11:25:33 AM »

Lord, have mercy!
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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #6 on: March 13, 2009, 11:31:11 AM »
Lord, have mercy on Catherine.
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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #7 on: March 13, 2009, 11:53:30 AM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #8 on: March 13, 2009, 12:10:01 PM »
Lord have mercy.
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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #9 on: March 13, 2009, 04:14:43 PM »
Lord have mercy.
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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #10 on: March 13, 2009, 04:38:27 PM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #11 on: March 13, 2009, 05:19:28 PM »
Lord have mercy on thy handmaiden Catherine and grant her healing.
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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #12 on: March 13, 2009, 09:48:13 PM »
Lord, have mercy on Catherine.
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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #13 on: March 13, 2009, 10:12:33 PM »
Lord have Mercy.

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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #14 on: March 13, 2009, 10:41:09 PM »
Hospodi Pomiluj, Lord Have Mercy

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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #15 on: March 15, 2009, 12:38:12 AM »
Lord, have mercy on Your handmaid Catherine!
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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #16 on: March 17, 2009, 12:03:37 PM »
UPDATE:

Word has come to us that if they take "the blower" off (essentially a pressurized oxygen mask), Grandma Kitty will meet God soon after.  She just is not expelling the CO2 efficiently.  My mother-in-law is making arrangement to bring her home so she can at least die with some dignity and in relative comfort as opposed to lying in a hospital bed in a rather loud cardiac care ward.

Please continue to remember Catherine, her daughter Paula and her son Stanley in your prayers as they go through this very difficult time.  We just lost her husband Stanley at Christmastime, so this is particularly hard as everyone is still mourning him.

Lord, have mercy on your servants!
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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #17 on: March 17, 2009, 12:43:37 PM »
Dear Schultz,
Very sorry to hear! My most sincere sympathies. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers.

Lord, have mercy! Lord, have mercy! Lord, have mercy!

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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #18 on: March 17, 2009, 01:31:53 PM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #19 on: March 17, 2009, 03:01:29 PM »
Lord, have mercy! I'm so sorry to hear about this very difficult time for your family, Schultz!!
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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #20 on: March 17, 2009, 03:14:22 PM »
Lord, have mercy on Catherine and her family!
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Re: For the repose of the handmaid of God CATHERINE
« Reply #21 on: March 18, 2009, 02:18:01 PM »
Grandma Kitty died peacefully in her sleep about 30 minutes ago with her daughter and son by her side. 

Eternal memory and blessed repose!
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Re: For the repose of the handmaid of God CATHERINE
« Reply #22 on: March 18, 2009, 02:20:59 PM »
Memory Eternal!
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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #23 on: March 18, 2009, 02:22:40 PM »
Memory eternal!  Lord, have mercy on Catherine's family and friends.
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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #24 on: March 18, 2009, 03:18:45 PM »
Memory eternal.

Lord, receive Catherine into your Kingdom of peace and light and comfort those who weep after her.
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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #25 on: March 18, 2009, 07:54:06 PM »
Blazeni Pokoj Daj Gospode.....Amin...
May Her Memory Be Eternal!....Amen..
Grant Peace Lord,To The loved Ones...Amen....
ГОСПОДЕ ГОСПОДЕ ,ПОГЛЕДАЈ СА НЕБА ,ДОЂИ И ПОСЕТИ ТВОЈ ВИНОГРАД ТВОЈА ДЕСНИЦА ПОСАДИЛА АМИН АМИН.

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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #26 on: March 19, 2009, 09:40:10 PM »
Eternal be her memory! Dear Lord, please grant the eternal rest to Your handmaiden Catherine. Dear Redeemer, please bless her family. Lord, have mercy!

My deepest condolences.

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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #27 on: March 19, 2009, 11:13:15 PM »
O Lord, grant eternal rest to the servant of God, Catherine, and comfort her family during this difficult period.

Amen!
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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #28 on: March 19, 2009, 11:27:26 PM »
Eternal rest and blessed repose, grant, O Lord, to Your handmaid Catherine who has fallen asleep, and make her memory to be eternal!
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Re: For the servant of God CATHERINE
« Reply #29 on: March 19, 2009, 11:29:47 PM »
Memory Eternal.  I'm so sorry for you and your family, Schultz.  :'(
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