My Dad is on his way home.

Discussion in 'Bad Dog Cafe' started by Dave_O, Sep 29, 2013.

  1. Tdub

    Tdub Friend of Leo's

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    Best wishes and peace to you and yours. Stay strong.

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  2. stnmtthw

    stnmtthw Friend of Leo's

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    Prayers for you and your family.
     
  3. Bongocaster

    Bongocaster Friend of Leo's

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    Man, I sure hope that you can get there in time.

    My Pops died in his own bed in 2007 under the care of the most wonderful hospice nurses. I tried to get as many of his friends in to say goodbye and was pretty successful at that. He breathed his last in my arms and as tough as that was, I have to count that as a blessing.

    Ya know what? I think I need to kick some things up a notch these days 'cause I know that's what the old man would do.
     
  4. backporch guy

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    Prayers and thoughts sent.
     
  5. R. Stratenstein

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    Dog lover, among other qualities, obviously a great guy. Prayers sent for you, your Dad, and family.
     
  6. refin

    refin Friend of Leo's

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    I lost my dad and greatest supporter on Feb. 19 of this year(2013).....he STARTED me on guitar.
    It is a tough road.....but when the chips fell,there was grace and closure.He went out fulfilled,and at 86,he said it was okay and cool.So.......it was okay and cool with me.
    May you feel that same feeling,and be filled with the great memories and love of your dad.
     
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    Our thoughts are with your Dad and yourself Dave, hope it all turns out for the better mate. S
     
  8. ROADMAN

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    hope he leaves the way he came....peacefully heartfelt thoughts Dave ...and Skully
     
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    Prayers and thoughts to you and your father, Dave.
     
  10. justrfb

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    My Mom is also headed home as we speak. I lost my Dad in '08, my mother-in-law in July and I expect "the call" real soon for my Mom. We went late last night to see her and she was sleeping 28 out of 30 minutes. I will pray for your Dad, you and your whole family.

    Sincerely,
    Rich
     
  11. Dave_O

    Dave_O Friend of Leo's

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    He's gone.

    He went about 2 hours ago, with my older brother beside him.

    Thanks for all your kind words, guys and girls. I do appreciate them.
     
  12. jkrischan

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    Very sorry for your loss
     
  13. Marshall_Stack

    Marshall_Stack Friend of Leo's

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    I was lucky enough to recognise in my mid 20s that if I was half the man my Dad was I would be a mighty man indeed.

    A life well lived. Remember the great times and be happy.

    Peace.
     
  14. Wallo Tweed

    Wallo Tweed Friend of Leo's

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    Very sorry for your loss. Your dad sounds like a great man.
     
  15. Geoff738

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    Dave,

    I'm sorry for your loss.

    Geoff
     
  16. dan1952

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    Dave, so sorry for your loss. Sounds like he was a good guy - dogs are never wrong...
     
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    This is terrible . I have hoped so much you will meet your dad once again .
    So sorry for your loss .
    He looked like the best dad a man can have in this world and i'm sure he was .
     
  18. orangedrop

    orangedrop Friend of Leo's

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    Dave,
    My sincerest condolences.

    May he be with you always, and look at his family from above with a proud and smiling heart.
     
  19. Stubee

    Stubee Poster Extraordinaire Gold Supporter

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    I'm sorry for your loss.
     
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    Sorry to hear that Dave.
     
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