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A Friend's Mother
« on: October 24, 2009, 10:15:27 PM »
Mildred, the mother of a close friend, reposed on Thursday after a long and full life of 95 years.  Tough Norwegian stock, she was.

May the memory of the handmaiden of God, Mildred, be eternal!
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Re: A Friend's Mother
« Reply #1 on: October 25, 2009, 03:09:51 AM »
Memory eternal. What a grand old age!
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Re: A Friend's Mother
« Reply #2 on: October 25, 2009, 06:32:02 AM »
Lord, have mercy.
"If you are going to serve the Lord, be prepared for times when you will be put to the test. Be sincere and determined. Keep calm when trouble comes. Stay with the Lord; never abandon Him and you will be prosperous at the end of your days. Accept whatever happens to you. Even if you suffer humiliation, be patient. Gold is tested by fire and human character is tested in the furnace of humiliation. Trust the Lord and He will help you. Walk straight in His ways and put your hope in Him. " Sir 2:1-6

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Re: A Friend's Mother
« Reply #3 on: October 25, 2009, 10:41:16 AM »
Memory Eternal.
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Re: A Friend's Mother
« Reply #4 on: October 25, 2009, 04:47:28 PM »
Blessed Rest Grant thy Handmaiden Mildred, Count Her O Lord Among thy Rightous......
May Mildreds Memory Be Eternal...Amen...
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Re: A Friend's Mother
« Reply #5 on: October 25, 2009, 07:03:30 PM »
Memory eternal! Christ is risen!
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Re: A Friend's Mother
« Reply #6 on: October 25, 2009, 08:30:33 PM »
"Lord have mercy."

"Memory eternal."

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Re: A Friend's Mother
« Reply #7 on: October 26, 2009, 12:28:32 PM »

May Mildred's Memory be Eternal!
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Re: A Friend's Mother
« Reply #8 on: October 26, 2009, 01:49:45 PM »
May the faithfully departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace.
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