Special People

This page contains entries about family, friends, and other loved ones. It is a place to cherish what is truly most important in our life: the lives of others who touch us and whom we touch.

Wilma SchultzRemembering My Grandmother

In August 2005 we held a memorial service to celebrate the life of my paternal grandmother, who passed away a month earlier at 92 years of age.

A de facto family reunion, about four dozen people gathered at her church to listen to her favorite poems and psalms, to sing her favorite hymns, and to share stories about her life. Read more…

Happy Birthday to My Mother

As my parents age, I realize that they will not be around forever. This, combined with listening to the drama-filled stories of friends about their families, makes me appreciate what good parents I have. Read more…