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ilive2craft2
September 27th, 2015, 06:46 PM
My beautiful mom is now at rest. She left this world on Saturday morning. She had a history of heart troubles (in fact had 2 stents put in this year). I know she is in a happier place and is now with my dad, but I am feeling a little lost.

Services are Tuesday and Wednesday, lots to do which will keep me busy, but have been going through photos laughing, crying and remembering....

EsGrandma
September 27th, 2015, 06:49 PM
Lisa, Our prayers are with you. We will be here for you. Linda

Iris Girl
September 27th, 2015, 06:53 PM
So sorry to hear of your loss. Remembering is good for the heart and soul. My Mom always said as long as you have your memories they will always live in your heart. Mine has been gone for 21 years now and I miss her every day. ((((HUGS))))

Connie Jo
September 27th, 2015, 07:00 PM
Hugs to you and your family.

bubba
September 27th, 2015, 07:01 PM
You'll be in my thoughts.

grandma nurse
September 27th, 2015, 07:02 PM
Sorry for your loss.

lapeoples
September 27th, 2015, 07:10 PM
So sorry for your loss. Sending healing thoughts your way.

RiverMomm
September 27th, 2015, 07:11 PM
(((((Lisa))))) My prayers for you and your family.

Lightwriter
September 27th, 2015, 07:22 PM
Lisa, my thoughts and prayers are with you during this stressful time of loss. Celebrate her life and take the love she gave you and share it with others.

dwil23
September 27th, 2015, 07:26 PM
I am so sorry. Prayers for strength and comfort for you and your family.

(((HUGS)))

oldsewer
September 27th, 2015, 07:45 PM
My sympathy for your loss.

Sandy Navas
September 27th, 2015, 07:46 PM
So sorry for your loss. It is never easy, but recall all the good times and share some laughter and know that she's watching over you.

Nidan_07
September 27th, 2015, 07:57 PM
Lisa, so sorry for your loss. I hope you find comfort in your happy memories.

Josephine09
September 27th, 2015, 08:14 PM
Lisa, I'm so sorry for your loss. It is good that you are remembering the good times. Know that we are all sending good thoughts and prayers your way.

easyquilts
September 27th, 2015, 08:18 PM
Lisa, my prayers are with you... I lost my Mom over fifteen years ago.... It's so hard.... Moms are so special...

SewnByBee
September 27th, 2015, 08:26 PM
Lisa,
Your memorials will become true treasures.
I feel your pain, and relate to your grief, I lost my precious Mom and BF, just a while back. I will be thinking of you throughout the days to come.
Call on me if you need a shoulder.
SewnByBee. Aka Bekie

Simply Quilting
September 27th, 2015, 08:29 PM
So sorry for your loss.

Grandma Nan
September 27th, 2015, 08:35 PM
Lisa so sorry to hear of your loss. No words can comfort right now but know people are thinking of you.

shermur
September 27th, 2015, 08:37 PM
I'm so sorry, Lisa...may god comfort you and yours through this time of sorrow and may you lean on those who love you.

stitching woman
September 27th, 2015, 08:45 PM
Sorry for your loss. Hugs

Kgrammiecaz
September 27th, 2015, 08:48 PM
Lisa. So very sorry to hear of your moms passing. Looking through pictures is a great way to remember all that was good. Those memories will always be in your heart. Hugs to you.

Jean Sewing Machine
September 27th, 2015, 08:49 PM
So sorry to hear of your loss, you have my deepest sympathy.

GuitarGramma
September 27th, 2015, 09:14 PM
Dearest Lisa,

I am so sorry for your loss. It sounds like your mother was a wonderful woman, and my heart breaks thinking about hpw much you will miss her.

Bubby
September 27th, 2015, 09:16 PM
I'm so sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you and your family (((HUGS))).

pcbatiks
September 27th, 2015, 09:32 PM
Lisa, sorry to hear of the loss of your mom. Hugs and prayers to you.

buckeyequilter
September 27th, 2015, 09:33 PM
I am so sorry, hugs and prayers for you

Pointeofview
September 27th, 2015, 09:42 PM
I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Please take comfort in all the little things that you remember about her....memories keep our loved ones alive long after they have passed on.

Midge
September 27th, 2015, 09:47 PM
I'm so sorry to hear of your mother's death. She lives on in your heart forever.

JaniceR
September 27th, 2015, 09:49 PM
Lisa, so sorry for the loss of your Mother. May God give you and your family strength and peace.

Snip Snip
September 27th, 2015, 10:04 PM
Oh, gosh! So sorry to hear about your loss. I lost my mom about a year and a half ago, and I still miss her every day. We never outgrow our need for our mothers, do we? Check back in with us after all the rush and family stuff is over. You may feel pretty lost next week, but we will be here for you. Hugs to you and your family.

judimccl
September 27th, 2015, 10:07 PM
Prayers are with you during this terrible time. May God wrap his arms around you and give you comfort.

Judi

jjkaiser
September 27th, 2015, 10:15 PM
I am so sorry. Of all the family members I have lost, when my Mom passed it was the hardest. Wish I could be there to give you a hug and a hankie.

Claire OneStitchAtATime
September 27th, 2015, 10:19 PM
I will be thinking of you, Lisa.

MRoy
September 27th, 2015, 10:44 PM
I'm so sorry for your loss. (((HUGS)))

ozziepuppy
September 27th, 2015, 10:47 PM
I am very sorry for your loss. Thinking of you.

KarenC
September 27th, 2015, 10:57 PM
Sorry for your loss. May the good memories fill your heart with strength.

Carrie J
September 27th, 2015, 10:59 PM
So very, very sorry to hear of your loss. My heart goes out to you, as well as my prayers.

Sonic
September 27th, 2015, 11:02 PM
Lisa I'm sorry to hear this. My thoughts and prayers are going out to you and some hugs too. [[[ HUGS ]]]]

Cathy F
September 27th, 2015, 11:18 PM
I'm so sorry for your loss Lisa, you are in my thoughts and prayers.

SallyO'Sews
September 27th, 2015, 11:25 PM
So sorry for your loss, Lisa. Praying for you and yours. Hugs and blessings,
~ Sally \0/

redcaboose1717
September 27th, 2015, 11:39 PM
Lisa,
You are in my prayers. My Mom passed away in 2006....Dad in 1994. When my dad passed away I had each one of the grandkids ( and we three girls ) make a 12 x 12 quilt square, using colored markers. I gave each of the 12 grandkids, and the 3 son-in-laws and we 3 girls each a white square of broadcloth and asked them to "Draw" me a memory of Daddy / Grandpa ( a couple of the grandkids wrote out a certain "time" they enjoyed with Grandpa instead of drawing.....)
When they were done I asked each of the kids and my BIL's and my sisters to bring their finished square to me, so I could sew it together ( I set up my sewing machine in the dinning room at my parents home ) .....After the squares were sewn together, I put Christmas flannel on as a backing.
(Christmas was my Dad's favorite holiday )
The next day I went to the funeral home a little early, thinking I would just put the "quilt" in the casket with Daddy.....the funeral director who is a personal friend of the family, was already there when I came in and he asked me what I had in my hands. When I showed him the quilt, he was amazed.....He asked me to wait a few minutes and came out with two plant stands, some thumb tacks and a long 1" x 3" board......He took the quilt from me, and tacked it to the 1" x 3". After putting the plant stands up as high as they would go, he then took the quilt ( that was attached to the board ) and placed it ( so that it was hanging from the board ) between each of the plant stands....
Everyone that came to the visitation(s) was amazed........After the funeral we three girls folded up the quilt, and together we put it in the casket with Daddy.....
We also did the same thing for my Mom. Although the first quilt ( for Daddy ) was made in 1994, I have seen "Memory Kits" in fabric stores to make these.....My children still talk about doing their square, and the making of the quilt.

In Sympathy,

laura44
September 27th, 2015, 11:39 PM
So sorry for your loss. Remember the love and the good times.
She will see you again in heaven.

asta
September 27th, 2015, 11:41 PM
Sending up prayers for you and your family.

songbird857
September 27th, 2015, 11:42 PM
Hugs and prayers to you, Lisa...

GrammaBabs
September 28th, 2015, 12:05 AM
Many hugs of condolence to you and your family... losing a parent is something very hard to go thru... just remember the GOOD times:)) GB

sewlucky
September 28th, 2015, 12:30 AM
Bigs hugs <3

stationarymom
September 28th, 2015, 01:52 AM
Lisa I am so sorry for your loss.I will keep you in my prayers.

mommamarsh
September 28th, 2015, 02:25 AM
Thinking of you and sending thoughts for peace.

New York Sue
September 28th, 2015, 05:29 AM
Chica, so sorry to hear!

My BEST to you and your family...

Learner quilter
September 28th, 2015, 05:42 AM
Sorry for your loss, I know how hard it is for you at this time.
Best wishes Christine XX

Blondie
September 28th, 2015, 07:04 AM
Prayers added and some heart felt hugs and much love, Lisa

Monique
September 28th, 2015, 07:09 AM
Lisa, I am so terribly sorry for your loss. May your memories help you through this difficult time.

Granny Fran
September 28th, 2015, 07:43 AM
May you find the peace you need at this sorrowful time. Losing a parent is not easy. Hugs

Suzette
September 28th, 2015, 08:38 AM
Lisa I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Hugs!!!

Ginny B
September 28th, 2015, 08:43 AM
{{{{{Lisa}}}}}} You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

irishrn
September 28th, 2015, 09:30 AM
Lisa, so sorry for your loss.

Shirley
September 28th, 2015, 09:39 AM
Lisa, I hope your loving memories of your Mom will comfort you.

Hailey3656
September 28th, 2015, 09:40 AM
Sorry hear about your loss. Cherish your memories of your Mother.

ceiliam
September 28th, 2015, 11:34 AM
Lisa my deepest sympathies, hard to loose those we love sending a big hug and comforting prayers your way

JCY
September 28th, 2015, 02:11 PM
May you sense God's presence during this difficult times & in the days ahead. Sometimes the harder grieving comes later, when the reality sinks in. It's comforting to know she is at peace with your dad. Thoughts & Prayers are with you. God bless.

SuzyQue
September 28th, 2015, 02:26 PM
I am so sorry to hear of your loss. My own mom passed away just about a year ago. Hold tight to your good memories and know that you will miss her, but it will get better with some time.

alliek
September 28th, 2015, 02:33 PM
Lisa my prayers are with you for peace of mind and heart. Mom IS in a better place and I know that is a cliche, but I truly believe it. How wonderful it is when we can recall the love of another and pass it on through the generations. Those memories and that love is a part of your mom that will always be with you. ((((())))

quiltingtrish
September 28th, 2015, 04:49 PM
Lisa, I'm sorry to hear your news. I will keep you and your family in my prayers - it surely isn't easy losing someone we love so much.

Hulamoon
September 28th, 2015, 06:46 PM
Hugs Lisa.So sorry for your loss.