Tag Archives: aunts

Look Up!

To You I lift up my eyes, Oh You who are enthroned in the heavens! — Psalm 123:1 Today, I am grateful for all my blessings. I dedicate this day to my wonderful Aunt Ethelyn, who at 95 years old,  … Continue reading

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Wow! I’ve Got Kin!

I traveled from California to Jackson, Michigan to celebrate my sweet Aunt’s 93rd birthday! While there, I had the opportunity to meet a whole bunch of cousins whom I had never met before. What a shame to let years go … Continue reading

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For Better or Worse, Richer or Poorer, in Sickness…

My great-grandfather built the house in 1872, in Stony Point, Michigan.  My grandfather was a farmer. He worked his father’s farm, along side his dad, and they grew vegetables together. He made a meager living by selling the vegetables from … Continue reading

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The Lord’s Prayer, My Way!

My father had the most beautiful singing voice. He sang during World War II for the troops in a traveling USO musical called “Winged Victory”. I have a photo of him putting his stage makeup on with Mario Lanza and … Continue reading

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