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Message Board > Miscellaneous > saying goodbye to dad ( Moderated by Deepika, EleanorSews, CynthiaSue)

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FirecrackerKTM
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Date: 3/26/10 12:39 PM

he passed away last night (cancer). he was only 56.

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Date: 3/26/10 12:50 PM

I'm sorry for your loss, that is soooo young too!

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Fabric sewn in 2012 ~ 20.5 yds
Fabric sewn in 2012 ~ 50 yds
Fabric sewn in 2011 ~ 65 1/8 yds
Fabric sewn in 2010 ~ 112 1/2 yds
Fabric sewn in 2009 ~ 137 3/4 yds
Fabric sewn in 2008 ~ 218 3/8 yds
Fabric Sewn in 2007 ~ 209 1/4 yds

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Date: 3/26/10 12:51 PM

I am so very sorry.

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Date: 3/26/10 12:51 PM

I'm so sorry about your dad. No matter what the age (yours or his), or the cause, it's difficult to lose a parent. I hope that you and he were able to spend some quality time together before his passing. You'll be in my thoughts.

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Date: 3/26/10 12:55 PM

So sorry to hear of your loss. My Dad was my favorite person and I miss him but was lucky to reach age 63 before his passing at 91 (age doesn't seem to matter in missing though)...thinking of you...

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Date: 3/26/10 12:58 PM

I'm so sorry to hear this. My prayers are with you and your family.

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Date: 3/26/10 12:58 PM

So very sorry to hear about your loss.

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Date: 3/26/10 1:00 PM

Very sorry for your loss.

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Date: 3/26/10 1:05 PM

Thinking of you... so sorry for your loss. That's so young.

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2007 fabric in: 7 1/2 yards; sewn: 7 yds
2008 fabric in, 23 yards; sewn 20 yds; given away 6 yds
2009 fabric in 41 1/4 yds, sewn 29 yds, given away 22 1/2 yds
2010 fabric in 91 1/2 yds, sewn 27 yds, given away 1 1/2 yds;
2011 fabric in: 55 yd.; sewn: 21 yd; given away: 20 yd
2012 fabric in: 60 1/4 yd., sewn 25 1/4 yds, given away 16 yds, thrown away 3 yds scraps; UFOs completed: 7
2013 fabric in: 28 yds; sewn: 25.7 yds.; given away: 5 1/2 yd.s; projects 8, UFOs 4

2014 fabric in: 21.5 yd
2014 fabric sewn: 7 1/2 yd
2014 fabric given away: 8 1/2 yd
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2014 UFOs completed: 8 (5 small gift bags, pieced & quilted table runner, maxi dress, silk infinity scarf)

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Date: 3/26/10 1:11 PM

FirecrackerKTM,
Words cannot express how sorry I am to hear of your father's death. I pray comfort for you at this difficult time.
Sharon

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