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In Memoriam
by Penni Lynn Smith (Weston)

Thursday, February 19, 2009
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On February 28th, 2009, it will be one year since my mother passed away. I sat down yesterday and wrote this out, wishing I could print it in the newspaper, unable to do so right now.





In Memoriam




Edna Loette "Eydie" Smith




February 3, 1923-February 28, 2008




Always our Mother




That we will forever hold dear.




You've now been in heaven




For one short year.




We miss you so much




Tears have not dried yet




We note your absence from sunrise




To glowing sunset.




We're happy you're whole




And reunited with those you so missed




Grandmother, Grandfather,

There is a long list.

We hope the reunion

Is ongoing each day

That makes it a little easier

For your six children to say:

We're happy you're at peace

And we still feel your Mother's love,

We know and count on your watching over us daily 

From your new home above.

Love to you,

Miss you so,

From our hearts to your heart

Feel our love flow.



Penni Lynn Smith (Weston)
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Reviewed by Edwin Hurdle 2/22/2009
Hi Penni,this is a very heartfelt and lovely tribute.I have been reading tons and tons of poetry throughout the years,but I have to say that this poem made me have tears coming down my eyes literally.I am sure she was an amazing mother to you.By the picture,I can tell she was a very sweet person.When you said tears have not dried yet,they don't have to be dried.They will always be wet with grief and with great memories that will last a lifetime.Thank you for sharing this poem.God bless you and my heart goes out to you and your family.Take care of yourself

Reviewed by Regis Auffray 2/20/2009
A most touching tribute, Penni. Love and blessings to you,

Reviewed by Elizabeth Price 2/20/2009
Great mother you had. Let the tears flow. You'll never forget her and rightfully so. Great write. Liz
Reviewed by Karen Palumbo 2/19/2009
A most heartfelt tribute to your mother, may she always be remembered by all the hearts and minds she touched....

Be always safe,
Reviewed by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen 2/19/2009
I am sorry for your loss, my prayers are with you
In Christ's Love

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