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My grandmother is dying
« on: August 10, 2009, 08:04:44 PM »
I just found out today that my grandmother, Myrtle, who is 87, is dying and should pass in a few days.  Prayers for a peaceful end to her life and strength given to her family who will miss her dearly.
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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #1 on: August 10, 2009, 08:15:25 PM »
Lord have mercy.
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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #2 on: August 10, 2009, 08:16:18 PM »
Lord, have mercy on Thy handmaiden Myrtle and her doting family!


Really sorry to hear this, brother! :(
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« Reply #3 on: August 10, 2009, 08:57:07 PM »
Lord have mercy! :(
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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #4 on: August 10, 2009, 09:13:46 PM »
Lord Have Mercy ! On Your Grandmother God Grant Her A peacefull transition from This Life
and Great Joy In Eternity,,,,Amen Amen...

Lord Grant peace To all the Family Members and Friends...Amen Amen
ГОСПОДЕ ГОСПОДЕ ,ПОГЛЕДАЈ СА НЕБА ,ДОЂИ И ПОСЕТИ ТВОЈ ВИНОГРАД ТВОЈА ДЕСНИЦА ПОСАДИЛА АМИН АМИН.

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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #5 on: August 10, 2009, 09:24:58 PM »
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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #6 on: August 10, 2009, 09:33:53 PM »
Lord, have mercy on Myrtle.
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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #7 on: August 10, 2009, 09:55:42 PM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #8 on: August 10, 2009, 10:42:30 PM »
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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #9 on: August 10, 2009, 11:08:06 PM »
Lord have mercy!
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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #10 on: August 11, 2009, 01:37:17 AM »
Lord, have mercy!

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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #11 on: August 11, 2009, 02:39:30 AM »
My prayers are with you and your family, (((Scamandrius))). May God's Peace be with you all at this most difficult time.
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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #12 on: August 11, 2009, 02:48:06 AM »
Lord have mercy on Myrtle

scamandrius having gone through this only a few months ago I feel your pain, May God bless your family at this time and may Myrtle have a peaceful time on this earth.
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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #13 on: August 11, 2009, 03:03:54 AM »
Christ have mercy!

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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #14 on: August 11, 2009, 06:59:33 AM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #15 on: August 11, 2009, 08:16:33 AM »
Lord, have mercy!

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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #16 on: August 11, 2009, 08:23:40 AM »
Lord have Mercy!
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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #17 on: August 11, 2009, 11:44:57 AM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #18 on: August 14, 2009, 06:42:07 PM »
Lord have mercy on Your handmaiden.
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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #19 on: August 15, 2009, 01:27:07 AM »
"Lord have mercy."

I am sorry to hear this sad news. May Our Lord grant you His peace and grace in this sorrowful time. Remember that "Precious in the eyes of the Lord is the death of his holy ones." [Psalm 116:15 / 115:5]

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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #20 on: August 15, 2009, 02:31:02 PM »
Lord have mercy. 
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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #21 on: August 16, 2009, 10:29:31 PM »
Lord Have Mercy on your Servant
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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #22 on: August 21, 2009, 11:34:41 PM »
Lord, have mercy. Dear Jesus, please bless this family.

Scamandrius, my most sincere sympathies.

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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #23 on: August 22, 2009, 03:54:44 AM »
Thank you all for your prayers.  My grandmother, Myrtle, reposed late Tuesday night near midnight.  There will be no funeral nor memorial service; such are her wishes.  She is to be cremated and her ashes scattered at sea.
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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #24 on: August 22, 2009, 03:57:26 AM »
May her memory be eternal!
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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #25 on: August 22, 2009, 05:13:12 AM »
Blessed Rest Grant Oh Lord ,Thy Servant ...Amen
May Her Memory Be Eternal...Amen

Blessed Are they That mourn For they shall Be Comforted...Amen Amen
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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #26 on: August 22, 2009, 02:31:41 PM »
My sincere condolences.

Lord have Mercy.

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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #27 on: August 29, 2009, 10:39:36 PM »
May the memory of the handmaiden of God, Myrtle, be eternal!
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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #28 on: August 30, 2009, 12:26:10 AM »
Prayers and peace to you and your family.

"Lord have mercy."

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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #29 on: August 30, 2009, 08:22:07 PM »
My deepest and sincerest condolences.

May her memory be eternal.

Lord have mercy on you and yours and ease your grief!

You are in our prayers!

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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #30 on: August 30, 2009, 09:52:03 PM »
Lord have mercy!

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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #31 on: August 31, 2009, 12:22:12 AM »
Lord Have Mercy. Memory Eternal.
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Re: My grandmother is dying
« Reply #32 on: August 31, 2009, 12:47:24 AM »
Prayers and peace to you and your family.

"Lord have mercy."

Selam

Amen.