Monday, April 7, 2014

Heaven Gained an Angel.

Cameron's grandmother went peacefully to Heaven on Saturday afternoon. I was so lucky to have known her for just 5 short years, and considered her to another grandmother to me. She will be remembered as optimistic, always having a smile on her face, and a fighter. She never once complained of her situation or being in pain. 

Here are some photos to remember the good times.

Her 90th birthday party (where her grandchildren had to run out in the middle of the party to go buy more beer! For a 90th birthday party!!)
Shown below with her two children. 

I love her smile in this picture. 

Cameron and Rara (as he called her) on a cruise in 2011.

Rara and Bill, her husband of 10 years.
They got married when Cameron was in college. It was a home (football) game that day and none of his friends believed that he was really going home for his 80-something year old grandmother's wedding. 
She was previously married to Cameron's grandfather for over 50 years, before he passed. 

Our wedding day. 
She did so well that day walking down the aisle!

Mother's Day 2013.
It is Rara and my Grandma Anna's (second from left) matching china that fills our china cabinet. 

Celebrating her 93rd birthday!

You are so loved and missed, Rara. 

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  1. So sorry to hear about your family's great loss. Thinking about you all during this difficult time. Cherish these sweet memories you have together. xoxo

  2. So sorry for your loss, she sounds like an absolutely amazing woman. What a wonderful tribute! May the memories bring you joy and comfort through this difficult time.

  3. Sending you and your family lots of virtual hugs, along with thoughts and prayers!

  4. Praying for your family! Her smile looks like it just lit up a room. What a beautiful woman!

  5. Aw what a cute lady! So sorry for yalls loss!! She sounds/looks like she was a fun, bright spirited woman!

  6. What a sweet tribute, I'm so sorry for your loss. She is in a much better place now. I hope you and your family are doing well.

  7. Sending love and prayers to your family. What an amazing life to celebrate. Xx.

  8. what a beautiful lady. a loss is so hard no matter the age or time.. may God comfort you all with the wonderful memories of such a fun loving woman!

  9. So sorry to hear about your loss love! sending lots of thoughts and prayers to you and your family!

  10. so sorry for your loss! thinking of you, your husband and his family! xo jillian - cornflake dreams

  11. Such a sweet post Megan. I know you and Cameran will miss her so much. Thinking of you guys!!