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Re: Lost my mentor, hunter ed instructor, life guide today
« Reply #25 on: December 25, 2015, 06:44:32 AM »
Sorry to hear this. Prayers for your family in a really tough time!

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Re: Lost my mentor, hunter ed instructor, life guide today
« Reply #26 on: December 25, 2015, 07:19:36 AM »
Man this sucks to here.  Our thoughts are with you brother!
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Re: Lost my mentor, hunter ed instructor, life guide today
« Reply #27 on: December 25, 2015, 07:40:17 AM »
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Re: Lost my mentor, hunter ed instructor, life guide today
« Reply #28 on: December 25, 2015, 07:41:13 AM »
Sorry to hear you lost your Dad.  It is one of the hardest stages in life, especially since you lost your hunting partner at the same time.  My prayers go out to your family.  God bless him.
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Re: Lost my mentor, hunter ed instructor, life guide today
« Reply #29 on: December 25, 2015, 07:53:04 AM »
Sorry for your loss. Stay strong.

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Re: Lost my mentor, hunter ed instructor, life guide today
« Reply #30 on: December 25, 2015, 08:56:07 AM »
Sorry for your loss
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Re: Lost my mentor, hunter ed instructor, life guide today
« Reply #31 on: December 25, 2015, 10:05:24 AM »
sorry to hear  :(
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Re: Lost my mentor, hunter ed instructor, life guide today
« Reply #32 on: December 25, 2015, 10:40:34 AM »
It must be a bittersweet Christmas day. Hopefully you can find some joy and peace in memories you have with him.
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Re: Lost my mentor, hunter ed instructor, life guide today
« Reply #33 on: December 25, 2015, 11:15:05 AM »
Really sorry to hear about your dad. RIP at least he's in a better place now and watching over you and your family. Every hunt you go on he will still be with you in your heart and mind and in the animals your harvest.

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Re: Lost my mentor, hunter ed instructor, life guide today
« Reply #34 on: December 25, 2015, 11:18:26 AM »
Sorry brother.

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Re: Lost my mentor, hunter ed instructor, life guide today
« Reply #35 on: December 25, 2015, 11:36:46 AM »
So sorry for your loss.  I hope I can leave many such memories with my kids when my time comes.  You are a lucky man.
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Re: Lost my mentor, hunter ed instructor, life guide today
« Reply #36 on: December 25, 2015, 12:37:40 PM »
Very sorry for your loss

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Re: Lost my mentor, hunter ed instructor, life guide today
« Reply #37 on: December 25, 2015, 02:03:26 PM »
Sorry for your loss.  I am praying for your family.

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Re: Lost my mentor, hunter ed instructor, life guide today
« Reply #38 on: December 25, 2015, 02:38:45 PM »
I'm sorry for your loss.
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Re: Lost my mentor, hunter ed instructor, life guide today
« Reply #39 on: December 25, 2015, 06:24:51 PM »
Thanks all for your support.  Dad had dementia/Alzheimer the last couple years.  He is in a much better place now.  Today was a roller coaster of emotions, but I'm doing OK.  The rest of the family seems to be OK also.  We all gathered for Christmas today.

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Re: Lost my mentor, hunter ed instructor, life guide today
« Reply #40 on: December 25, 2015, 11:03:10 PM »
You're in my prayers tonight. May you be filled with peace.


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Re: Lost my mentor, hunter ed instructor, life guide today
« Reply #41 on: January 11, 2016, 07:15:32 PM »
laid him to rest today.

I lost it with the bosun whistle.  Just tanked at taps.

Like some one said, taps is like a piece of your heart is ripped right out of your body.....RIP dad!

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Re: Lost my mentor, hunter ed instructor, life guide today
« Reply #42 on: January 11, 2016, 07:45:16 PM »
So sorry for your loss. May you find peace and comfort throughout this season.
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Re: Lost my mentor, hunter ed instructor, life guide today
« Reply #43 on: January 11, 2016, 07:58:42 PM »
My condolences , remember all the good times and live as he would have wished for you !
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Re: Lost my mentor, hunter ed instructor, life guide today
« Reply #44 on: January 11, 2016, 08:00:41 PM »
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Re: Lost my mentor, hunter ed instructor, life guide today
« Reply #45 on: January 11, 2016, 08:29:32 PM »
Prayers for you.
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Re: Lost my mentor, hunter ed instructor, life guide today
« Reply #46 on: January 11, 2016, 08:36:52 PM »
I missed the turn into the church yesterday when MN missed the field goal.  We think dad nudged the ball to miss.

Go Hawks!  Dad had season tickets to the King dome... last games I have seen live

We were just above the nose bleed area (7 rows from the top) but it was the 40 yard line

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Re: Lost my mentor, hunter ed instructor, life guide today
« Reply #47 on: January 12, 2016, 05:28:08 PM »
I am sorry for your loss.
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