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Old 09-13-2018, 02:52 AM
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Death of Larry's Dad

My Dad died this morning.
He was gonna be 80 next week and we were all flying out to celebrate it
He was still working as a local State Farm Insurance agent of 55 years and wrecked on his way home from work a week ago.
In the hospital it Turned out he had an aggressive form of brain cancer and was gone in 7 shorts days.
So sad.

I grew up boating with him on the Chesapeake Bay. It was pretty magical looking back, not quite the same as here in California.

We would always wave to other Boaters passing by on the Bay and Rivers.

I remember this one thing he told me about boaters.
" the people you wave to on the water .... they are the same ones that flip you off on the Road"

I never forgot that.

To this day .. I try to wave to people on the Road.

We all should
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Old 09-13-2018, 03:46 AM
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Old 09-13-2018, 05:39 AM
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Sorry to hear it Larry. Sounds like you and pops had great times together.
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Old 09-13-2018, 06:50 AM
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One can die, but Your dad lives through you and your family, a loss no one will ever forget. Cancer is a terrible thing...Our condolences
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Old 09-13-2018, 06:50 AM
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Sad to hear Larry. RIP Larry’s dad. I’ll have to use his quote. It’s so true.
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Old 09-13-2018, 07:34 AM
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Old 09-13-2018, 08:09 AM
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So sorry to hear this.
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Old 09-13-2018, 08:20 AM
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I am 11 months into this, treatment is brutal. side effects awful. prayers to you all. sorry to hear this.
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Old 09-13-2018, 08:33 AM
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Old 09-13-2018, 08:44 AM
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Larry - your dad sounds like a wise man. Sorry to hear about your loss, and having also lost my dad abruptly 20+ years ago, the wisdom he passed on to me and my kids still lives on - and I suspect the same will take place with your dad. Take care and hug the family often.
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