It’s Been Almost a Year Since Dad Died…

I don’t think a day has gone by that I haven’t remembered that horrible last day, and yet the month leading up to that was kind of a trial run for what  Dad would deal with if he ended up in a nursing home… I’d never wish that on him.  There are a lot ofContinue reading “It’s Been Almost a Year Since Dad Died…”

My Earthly Rock…. Part Two

This is the hard part… it’s hard to write these memories, that are so fresh. Dad was transferred to the rehab hospital on March 24, 2016,  three weeks after being admitted to the hospital.   He was very nervous about the rehab hospital not wanting to take him because of various symptoms associated with theContinue reading “My Earthly Rock…. Part Two”

My Earthly Rock… Part One

The last couple of months have been heart wrenching.  My dad died.  He was 83 years young, and until the end, he was very active.  A couple of weeks before he went to the hospital, he drove from south Florida to northern Illinois in two days, covering the distance from south Georgia to home inContinue reading “My Earthly Rock… Part One”