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    To be continued Dannihilator's Avatar
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    Grandpa.

    Can never say this enough.

    Thank you for being there for the good times.
    Thank you for being there to console during the bad times.
    Thank you for instilling in me your work ethic.
    Thank you for being my hero.

    Thank you for serving our country as a staff seargent in the Marines during Korea.
    Thank you for helping the community in ways that you could while you had your Market open.
    Thank you for raising my Mother as such a strong willed individual.
    Thank you for taking me fishing as a kid.

    Though you won't be with us much longer, I just want to say.
    Thank You for being my grand father.
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    Thank you Grandpa for loving Dan and instilling within him what it is to be a man.
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    Dan:

    Right there with you. As long as you carry his memory in your heart, he is not gone.
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    He passed away early this morning.
    Strike like an eagle and sacrifice the dove.
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    Will not say sorry. Will offer your family my prayers.
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    My condolences Dan. It sounds like he meant so much to you. He must have been a very special person.
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    Dan, you have my condolences.
    Remember the good times and keep him close at heart, and he will always be there for you.
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    I'm sorry to hear that. My grand father passed away a few years ago. Being closer to him than my own father it was a hard thing. Whatever you believe, I am sure our grandfathers are in a better place.

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    I know just how you feel Dan. I was there a few years ago.

    A New Year...without Grandpa


    Maybe our grandpas are up there shootin' the bull while fishing or fixing up an old tractor together.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dannihilator View Post
    He passed away early this morning.
    Condolences, Dan, and feel free to call or whatever. OK? Remember this, though, as long as you can remember him, he still exists in some form, through how he influenced your life.
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    My Condolences.

    My granddad was the guy I always wanted to be. I still live by his words and advice after all these years.
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