Saturday, January 05, 2008

Thankful............

i seen this on kims blog and i thought i would share because its about my grandpa who we buried today i am thankful for you .you have always been special to me and my family you opened your arms to us and loved us without question. i am thankful for lustersheen i think you cleaned you hands with it and you always smelled so nice. i am thankful for the stuffing recipe you always made the best stuffing ever and you were known for it thru and thru .i am thankful for the way you loved my grandma even in her forgetfulness and funny words. i am thankful for the way you have always been willing to help when we needed you no matter what happened. i am thankful for your pickyness because you loved your job as an electrical inspector so much, you were such perfectionist they always hired you to inspect the whoop up days rides and we always felt safe. i am thankful for your love of golf and bowling because i have followed with bowling and i would love to love to golf. i am thankful you always wanted to do things and go places. i am thankful for the fact that even though you turned 80 you still went cross country skiing .i strive for that kind of health i am thankful for your quick witt and good humor.i am thankful for knowing you and loving you and having you in my life and i am very thankful that my children know you and cherish you . my life is better because of you

3 comments:

camport said...

aww. What an awesome tribute to your Grandpa.

:)

Linda said...

this is so beautiful....way to go.

Kimberly White said...

What a great list ... so glad you had such a wonderful man in your life Stacy!
Love Kim