We have all lost such a special person, but she left a legacy and instilled her values in her children and her grandchildren. She was a very bright and talented lady. But Ed and I feel strongly that we want people to leave here feeling mostly inspired.
Somehow, it seems that we still should try because Gram always found the time for us. Thank you to everyone who came to honor Gavin today. There we followed in the footsteps of our mothers, fathers, aunts, and uncles and carved our names into the clay and fished off the old pier.
It seems silly to complain about cooking for a family of four after witnessing Gram cook a Sunday dinner for upwards of 40 people in her little kitchen on Burton Drive. I thought my Grandmother was the smartest woman in the world, and I still do.
Grandma will never be too far from us ever again. I personally believe that we all come from this magical, unknown place full of wisdom and knowing. We were all convinced that we were her favorite, because she made everyone feel like they were.
It was the one and only thing that she could ever be called selfish about. Of course part of the joy came from a dozen children tearing into new toys — But a lot of it came from Gram, because she loved to watch how happy it made us all.
Father Kelly, the priest who married us and baptized both boys, gave the most personal and heartfelt homily. We picked up many more honorary brothers, sisters, and cousins as a result of Gram always having an open heart, and an open home.
He went along with anything My Gram was everything I wanted to be as a person — She was my hero. I just feel lucky that I had as many years as I did to spend time with her.
Although it seems like a tragic and cruel irony from the outside looking in - I was able to see it differently. The reason I am standing up here today is to deliver what I feel will be the most important message of my life.
On Christmas morning there were so many presents in there that you literally could not walk across the floor. Gavin was a helper and a healer his whole life.
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We are home and exhausted. Thank you to everyone who came to honor Gavin today.
It meant the world to us to see family from all over, friends from far and wide, familiar faces and yesterday's strangers that are today's friends. Eulogy for a Grandmother: I really don't know if I can do my grandma justice with my view of her, but I am going to try.
This is the last gift that I can give to her, my caring words, and the knowledge that I tried my best to express how wonderful she was.Download