Our Visit to the grave

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Re : Our Visit to the grave

Postby jenn » Wed Sep 08, 2004 03:52 pm

You guys were on my mind all weekend.
Thanks for letting us know how it went.
These are very personal times for you and your family.

And to hear that those things were fixed to your likings I'm sure made it more comfortable.
And Casey got to be near his big sis- what a moment to remember!
Jack-o-lanterns, fall flowers and a blanket to come- what a special girl!

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Re : Our Visit to the grave

Postby ann marie » Wed Sep 08, 2004 10:32 am


Glad your visit was good and that Katlyne's site is looking perfect. I'm sure she was looking down on her pumpkin and smiling.

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Re : Our Visit to the grave

Postby sjs40 » Tue Sep 07, 2004 02:28 pm

So glad your visit went well and things were finally right. I love the pumpkin lantern!

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Re : Our Visit to the grave

Postby heatherbbb » Tue Sep 07, 2004 01:19 pm

I'm so glad it went well and that they finally got everything right. Wishing you the very best,

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Re : Our Visit to the grave

Postby 5thtymachrm » Tue Sep 07, 2004 12:54 am

the jack-o-lantern sounds so sweet. I am also happy that things went better than expected. {{{{{{{{HUGS}}}}}}}}}


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Re : Our Visit to the grave

Postby for faith » Tue Sep 07, 2004 09:37 am

T ~ So glad things went well. That is wonderful that they got things as you have wanted, that is so important. So glad you were able to go and have things for Kaitlyn just as you wanted. That is wonderful about the pumpkins & flowers.

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Re : Our Visit to the grave

Postby julie f » Tue Sep 07, 2004 09:09 am

T, Glad to see that everything was fixed, I know how important it is for it to be perfect. I have been thinking of you and I'm also glad to know that you guys got through the day maybe better than expected.

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Re : Our Visit to the grave

Postby mada » Tue Sep 07, 2004 07:12 am

T~ Glad to hear that thing s went well and that everything was fixed. I think it's great that Drew and Kyle made the jack o latern for Katlyne.

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Re : Our Visit to the grave

Postby mom2tori » Tue Sep 07, 2004 05:08 am

T- I am so relieved that things went well for you. I am also glad to hear that the stone is finally the way you want it and that you found this visit was a good one. God Bless!

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Our Visit to the grave

Postby angelkat » Tue Sep 07, 2004 00:09 am

After thinking how hard it was going to be and how would we all feel it turned out better than we had thought. It was still a very sad day for us but it went well.

We were very suprised to see everything we have been complaining about (grave marker) finally fixed. After three times of resetting the marker it was finally level to the ground. Which took two times being sent back to the marker maker to be re set on different stone. The photo of me holding Katlyne was finally set on the stone correctly (we wanted on the stone and not on the marker- long story and tons of extra money). And they finally planted grass around her site. Not bad for 1 year and 1.2 of complaints. i guess they figured since we lived out of town we wouldn't be there that much and wouldn't complain. Anyway,...I replaced the flowers with all fall flowers and of course had to get her a pumpkin which Drew and Kyle decided it needed to be decorated which they were more than happy drawing a jack o latern face.

Now that the stores are starting to put out the christmas things its time for me to start making her grave blanket which we will bring up at thanksgiving.

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