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Postby parthianbow » Sun February 21st, 2010, 12:46 pm

You and your family have my deepest condolences, SonjaMarie. May your father rest in peace.
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Postby Ariadne » Sun February 21st, 2010, 3:58 pm

Very sorry to hear about your dad, SM. My thoughts are with you and your family.

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Postby Misfit » Sun February 21st, 2010, 4:35 pm

"SonjaMarie" wrote:My father has died. May he rest in peace. I love you daddy!



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Postby Divia » Sun February 21st, 2010, 4:57 pm

"SonjaMarie" wrote:My father has died. May he rest in peace. I love you daddy!


I'm sorry to hear that. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
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Postby Miss Moppet » Sun February 21st, 2010, 5:12 pm

"SonjaMarie" wrote:My father has died. May he rest in peace. I love you daddy!


I'm so sorry to hear this, SM. I know how hard the next few days will be - will be thinking of you.

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Postby LoveHistory » Sun February 21st, 2010, 5:49 pm

My deepest condolences, Sonja. I'll be praying for your family.

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Postby :Sarita: » Sun February 21st, 2010, 6:10 pm

I'm very sorry to hear that, SonjaMarie :( xx
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Postby SonjaMarie » Sun February 21st, 2010, 7:17 pm

Thank you all! It means a lot too me!

My father lived in California and I don't think he's having a funeral (he told me he was donating his body to science) or a memorial, but my sister was too distraught to articulate much on the phone last night. Flying would just be too expensive, not to mention a chore.

Hopefully my sister will call with more information about what is going to happen. It's hard being in the dark.

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Postby princess garnet » Sun February 21st, 2010, 8:05 pm

Chime to what others have said.

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Postby Madeleine » Sun February 21st, 2010, 8:45 pm

Very sorry to hear your sad news SonjaMarie.
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