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Post by rockygirl » Thu February 3rd, 2011, 10:58 pm

I am sorry to report that this precious little boy passed away yesterday afternoon. As you can imagine, his family's grief is overwhelming.

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Post by Elizabeth » Thu February 3rd, 2011, 11:00 pm

I'm so sorry. Condolences and more prayers for his family.
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Post by MLE (Emily Cotton) » Fri February 4th, 2011, 1:03 am

Sorry to hear that, Rowan.

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Post by Vanessa » Fri February 4th, 2011, 8:29 am

So sorry, Rockgirl. Very sad news. Hugs.
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Post by Madeleine » Fri February 4th, 2011, 12:28 pm

That's so sad Rockygirl, condolences to you and your friend's family.
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Post by SarahWoodbury » Fri February 4th, 2011, 4:56 pm

I'm so sorry.

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Post by LoveHistory » Fri February 4th, 2011, 5:34 pm

I'm so sorry to hear that, rockygirl. I'll keep the family in my prayers.

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Post by LoobyG » Fri February 4th, 2011, 6:07 pm

What a tragedy Rockygirl, he'll be in my prayers tonight x

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