Good Morning Everyone,
I wanted to share with all of you today a poem I have written for my Father below. This poem I am sharing with you reflects how my five siblings and the sixteen grandchildren will remember their Father ~ their Grandfather~ their Mentor ~ and their very Best Friend. The pictures in this post and the music slide show represents my Father's happiest moments in his life flying his powered parachute- he was so adventurous and such a risk taker from his generation. He was a wonderful man and taught me so much about life through his caring ways, his creative inventions, his enduring work ethic, and his love for polka music and dance he instilled in everyone he met, to preserve the family heritage from the old world. I will truly miss him as we lay him to rest today.
My Grandfather's Flight
Whether a family is bound together or scattered far apart,
Loved ones from the past and present are always in our hearts.
Legacies of love and pride are passed down through the years,
Journals kept of triumphs, tragedies and tears.
Tales of great joy, sacrifice and sorrow can be found,
Character traits, personalities and likenesses abound.
Families give us history- roots tied to our past,
And a heritage of My Grandfather's Flight- is one that is sure to last.
~ We love you Grandpa Jack ~