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Old 09-17-2021, 09:30 PM
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Prayers for you and your family. As noted previous very nice post of your wife and your life with her. I am sure she is in the Lords hands.

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Thank you for the nice things you have said about Julie. I take your thoughts and prayers to heart. I read each reply and while thinking of the many past interactions I've had with many of you, it warmed me. I also truly appreciate the folks I have never talked to that offer a kind word.
Thanks also for telling me about your similar experiences. Tonight I truly don't know how to get through this, but it helps a lot to know others like me have..

What hurts is that we were starting "Our next adventure" as she called it. And she was taken before we really could enjoy it.
Thanks again.

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Old 09-17-2021, 11:05 PM
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No words to make it better. She surely would of wanted you to put one foot in front of the other and enjoy your life. Prayers it gets easier to accept.

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My condolences to you and your family...

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Old 09-18-2021, 02:12 PM
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Very sorry to hear about Julie.

Great pictures and memories you shared in her honour. Cherish those memories and I too believe Julie would want you in the new shop spending time with another passion, the Pontiac hobby.

Take care and enjoy time with your family.

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Old 09-18-2021, 02:18 PM
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James,

So sorry to see you lost your wife Julie. My most sincere condolences and prayers go out to you and your familly

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So very sorry. I wish you guys would have had a hundred years together. Sending positive energy your way Brother.

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Iím sorry to hear this but it sounds like the two of you had a beautiful life together that should be celebrated when the time is right
I agree, and add my condolences. You two had an amazing life and you still have all the wonderful memories. Lost my mom last month and am dealing with loss as well. Hang in there.

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Old 09-18-2021, 09:24 PM
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.............What hurts is that we were starting "Our next adventure" as she called it. And she was taken before we really could enjoy it.
Thanks again.

James, you have my heartfelt condolences. As hard as it might be, I think you should take great comfort knowing that your wife was enjoying the next adventure. She was able to see her grandchildren come down that hillside to visit! I'm sure that was priceless in her heart. She was able to see you attain the shop that she wanted for you. And probably hundreds of other small events brought her joy that you might not realize.



You did what you could to make her dreams came true. That is huge. The rest is up to God.

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James, Very sorry to hear of your wife's passing, (after 10 years of a noble fight).
She obviously was a very strong person. You picked a good one and many years and memories were shared with her.

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