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Forum topic by Dusty56 posted 03-06-2011 12:43 AM 1679 views 0 times favorited 65 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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03-06-2011 12:43 AM

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I wish we still had the Coffee Lounge here because I can’t find an appropriate spot for my request.

After battling three types of Cancer over the past couple years , my Dad is finally losing the fight.
He is no longer strong enough to have any more Chemo treatments : (
The saddest part is that at 80 years of age , his mind and memory are both still at 100% and he knows that the end is near.He’s not ready to go…He was still cutting and splitting his own firewood just two short years ago when the first form of cancer struck him.
I am asking for your prayers that when his time comes , that he may go peacefully and without any pain to join my Mom up in Heaven : )
Thank you
Len

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!


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#1 posted 03-06-2011 12:48 AM

Sad to hear this. Prayers are coming your way.

-- Janice

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#2 posted 03-06-2011 12:50 AM

Len,

Sorry to hear this.

May peace be with your father, yourself, and your loved ones.

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

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#3 posted 03-06-2011 12:52 AM

Len,
May he and you both have peace at this difficult time.
Ellen

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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#4 posted 03-06-2011 12:54 AM

Prayers will be lifted for your dad and for your family.

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#5 posted 03-06-2011 12:56 AM

He will be in our thoughts and prayers.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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#6 posted 03-06-2011 12:57 AM

We celebrate his wonderful 80 years of life and pray that Heaven is as beautiful as we imagine..prayers are with you and your family.

-- It is better to keep your mouth shut and appear stupid than to open it and remove all doubt.

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#7 posted 03-06-2011 12:58 AM

Your family is in my prayers during this challenging time.

-- Gary; Marysville, MI...Involve your children in your projects as much as possible, the return is priceless.

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#8 posted 03-06-2011 01:01 AM

Will do.

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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#9 posted 03-06-2011 01:04 AM

Take care dude. My best to all of you.

Steve

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#10 posted 03-06-2011 01:11 AM

Your father and your family will be in my thoughts.

Peace be with you.

-- John from Horse Shoe

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#11 posted 03-06-2011 01:12 AM

Len: My prayers are with you, your Dad and your family.

Karson

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia karsonwm@gmail.com †

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#12 posted 03-06-2011 01:13 AM

Peace to you, your dad, and everyone around you.

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#13 posted 03-06-2011 01:15 AM

I will be praying for you and your family Len.

-- life an woodworking is one big experiment

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#14 posted 03-06-2011 01:22 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Roger

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#15 posted 03-06-2011 01:32 AM

Done!

Paul

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