Tag: memories

  • A Good Life Remembered

    I am thankful for having known Howard O. “Buzz” Triebold, whose funeral was held 8 years ago today. What I remember is them taking me hunting; I was about 13 or so. Buzz was a great outdoorsman and loaned me a shotgun since we were out for birds–quail, or grouse. It was a monstrous blunderbuss. […]

  • A Pre-Mortem Tribute–Because we should honor folks BEFORE They pass

    I am thankful for the opportunity to visit my high school alma mater today for Alumni Day. In many ways, the school was much the same. In some respects that’s very sad. Some of those classrooms haven’t been renovated since they were built in the ’50s. In other ways, it simply demonstrated the cycles of […]