A Crown of Righteousness for my Auntie Gin

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    My Aunt Virginia died last week, and it has really affected me. She fought a long hard battle with bone cancer. She was a highly skilled RN and was in charge of the VA hospital in Montana. She was a Christian, and was ready to go when it was her time. In 2 Timothy 4:8 it says that we will receive a crown of righteousness. Auntie Gin, this is in remembrance of you!

    Hopefaithandlove2014~Walk by Faith, Not by Sight~, and 8 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. gabriel_flr 68 months ago | reply

      My deepest sympathy, sorry for your lost!

    2. chaytrogg 68 months ago | reply

      You and your family are in my prayers. My deepest condolances.

    3. Fifi 1968 68 months ago | reply

      My heartfelt sympathy for your loss Laura, be strong...this is a very beautiful and moving tribute to your Aunt...

    4. beautiful sunshine - Have been very busy ! 68 months ago | reply

      Aw Laura I am so sorry for your lose. What a most beautiful way to remember and honor her.

    5. K. Arnold 68 months ago | reply

      My sincere, heartfelt sympathy to you and your family in the loss of your Aunt.... Your tribute to her is one of the most beautiful I've seen. She is looking down on you now with thanks and much love.....

    6. Hopefaithandlove2014~Walk by Faith, Not by Sight~ 68 months ago | reply

      Oh my Dearest Friend.....
      This is the Most Beautiful Honor
      you could Present one with.....
      Your Love for her is undeniable....
      What an Outstanding Image....
      One of Your Best!
      Gorgeous bokeh and Lighting
      in a Powerful Way....
      Praise God she knew Him as her Savior....
      Blessings to you Laura my dear sister.

    7. Scott Schaub 68 months ago | reply

      Wow!! Stunning image. Excellent capture.
      Beautiful colors and bokeh and everything!!!
      Nicely done!!

    8. "Sheer Luck Photography" 68 months ago | reply

      What a lovely crown, only fitting that it is in memory of one who gave so much and was loved by so many

      Your aunt Virginia sounded like a remarkable woman, it's funny, well not really, but l'm sure you'll understand when l say this, you don't realise how much you'll miss someone until they are gone..........

      Thank goodness for our memory's though........

      When l'm feeling a bit down, thoughts go to my dad, who passed away around 13 years ago now, instantly see the cheeky grin he used to have, cheers me up no end, l'm sure you'll have many good memory's of your aunt, so cherish them, as l do, when thinking of my dad.

      Sending you my deepest condolences, my friend,
      take care
      be well

      linda.........hugs !!

    9. lmvphoto 68 months ago | reply

      Wonderful homage
      My deepest sympathy....
      Seen on your photo stream. ( ?² )

    10. ihatefog 68 months ago | reply

      I bet your aunt would have loved this! And you obviously loved and looked up to her very much...a testament to a life well-lived. And just think...in her eyes, you were always a youngster! I'm so sorry that she is gone, but happy for you that you had someone like her in your life all these years, and that she had you in hers.

      Right after my mom died, I wrote down a whole long list of things that I thought of when I thought of my mom, and it ended up being very long, very entertaining, and when I shared it with her best friends, they found much comfort AND laughter in it, too.

    11. BreakingWindPhotography 68 months ago | reply

      So Magnificent and Beautiful, Laura! A marvalous tribute of so much love. You are such a beautiful lady, Laura! Bless YOU! ;-)

    12. Niveditha Prakash [deleted] 68 months ago | reply

      Dear Laura,
      This is a beautiful tribute to your aunt...
      My heartfelt sympathies...
      Take care.

    13. FLgomgom 68 months ago | reply

      A fitting tribute!

    14. Ma.Re.A 68 months ago | reply

      I'm very sorry for your loss...My heartfelt sympathies.
      Your tribute is very moving and shows you are a very sensitive person.

    15. KayleeBlossom 68 months ago | reply

      mom i am very sorry your aunt Gin for passing but it was meant for a reason maybe god wanted her to die so he could dance with her in haven and sing so very sorry

    16. ✈ Great BIG World ✈ 60 months ago | reply

      Very beautiful!

      Sorry to hear of your loss.
      I too have recently suffered the loss of my dad due to cancer. So this also has real meaning to me.

      God Bless You!

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