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My great grandfather was the most humble and genuine man I have ever met in my entire life. He never judged anyone, he always had a cool story to tell, and most of all he loved his family. This man was so brave and so noble. He served many years in the Marines Corp. Fought in WWII and the Korean War. He is our American Hero. I love this man so much, and now he's up in Heaven with my mom eating grandpa's homemade cookies. They're up there in my mom's new salon and having a great ol' time.
Grandpa, take care of my mom for me. I miss you and her a lot already. We love you both. Rest in Peace. ❤️

rest peacefully grandma

Thousands of wreaths were placed at gravesites at Fort Snelling National Cemetary in Minneapolis today. The Worcester Wreath Company, through a campaign called Wreaths Across America, began donating to veterans in 2006. Photo by our @sharistrib #stribminnesota #onassignment

Just left you at Fort Snelling and filled you in on everything you've missed in the last year. Not a day has gone by in the last year I haven't thought of you. You were an extraordinary grandpa, father, brother and friend to many. Love and miss you more than you know.
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Wasn't home on the best terms but so happy that I got to see these people.

Three years ago yesterday I lost my Mother, 17 years ago today my Mother lost my father. Life is so very important, I've learned I had took things for granted in the past. It's difficult to figure life, without the help of your parents. I couldn't of imagined the life you gave me and David being a single Mother. I do promise one thing, I will give myself the life the two of you would want me to have. I love you Mom and Dad. 💜

I met my great grandparents today at fort snelling after helping place over 10,000 flags for our fallen soldiers. Please keep all who serve in your thoughts and payers for they are why we were able to enjoy this beautiful day.

Sometimes I miss this crazy old man💙

MOST RECENT

Saying a final goodbye to Uncle John.

It's crazy that it's been fifteen years already. With the coming of each spring we celebrate your birth and passing, love you Grandpa Joe! 🌷Oh and I'll never forget the look on both of our faces the day I brought home a goldfish 🐟 in kindergarten ☺️

Visiting Auntie Debbie! ❤️🌹

Grandma and Grandpa, after 12 years apart, may you rest easy in heaven together as the sun sets on the first day of spring 💛
Now you can both enjoy all the pistachio jello up high and no one needs to worry about "What's the fuss?" We love you and miss you 💐

My great grandfather was the most humble and genuine man I have ever met in my entire life. He never judged anyone, he always had a cool story to tell, and most of all he loved his family. This man was so brave and so noble. He served many years in the Marines Corp. Fought in WWII and the Korean War. He is our American Hero. I love this man so much, and now he's up in Heaven with my mom eating grandpa's homemade cookies. They're up there in my mom's new salon and having a great ol' time.
Grandpa, take care of my mom for me. I miss you and her a lot already. We love you both. Rest in Peace. ❤️

Spent some time at the Fort Snelling National Cemetery, reminiscing and missing my brothers who didn't come home. Not a day goes by that I don't think about them and their sacrifice for our country. It was a true honor to walk amongst the thousands of headstones, marking the graves of heroes. It was peaceful in a way. #nationalcemetery #fortsnelling #heroes #veterans #oef #oif #freedom #brothers

Reflection

Hard to believe it's been a year already. Miss you Grandpa.

My Grandpa died one year ago today. He was the sweetest most fair person you could ever meet. I miss you every day grandpa and I know you're watching over all of us. I love you.

Gets me every time. 💜

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