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Offline wainscottbl

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Passing Away of Fam. Friend's Father
« on: June 25, 2014, 10:27:08 PM »
A family friend, Michael's, friend passed way last week sometime. He was 70, so it is not a complete surprise to his son but his death was not know for a few days and began to turn green and the coffin, if they do no elect cremation (not Orthodox) , will be closed. That can make it even harder. Also his one son is in prison and one in jail, and so the latter will not get to see hie grandfather put to rest and the second it depends. The departed's parents are still living in their 90s so pray for them that they may be comforted in the death of their son. And for his eternal rest.
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Re: Passing Away of Fam. Friend's Father
« Reply #1 on: June 25, 2014, 11:38:06 PM »
Lord,  have mercy. May his memory be eternal.
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Re: Passing Away of Fam. Friend's Father
« Reply #2 on: June 25, 2014, 11:40:28 PM »
Lord have mercy! And memory eternal!
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Re: Passing Away of Fam. Friend's Father
« Reply #3 on: June 25, 2014, 11:57:47 PM »
Lord have mercy.

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Re: Passing Away of Fam. Friend's Father
« Reply #4 on: June 26, 2014, 02:49:56 AM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: Passing Away of Fam. Friend's Father
« Reply #5 on: June 26, 2014, 12:59:56 PM »
May his memory be eternal.
Lord, have mercy on the family and friends.

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Re: Passing Away of Fam. Friend's Father
« Reply #6 on: June 26, 2014, 06:10:53 PM »
Memory eternal.

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