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May 13, 2010, 02:29 AM
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Bye Dad


I'm up at mum and dad's again. Dad passed away last night. The normal 2 hour drive felt like much more than that when I came up with my sister last night. He looked very peaceful, and even had a cheeky smirk on his face still. I'm just so glad I got the chance to spend some great time with dad last week for a few days. I already look back on that time with a lot of happiness.

Dad spent yesterday afternoon with some people he had worked and trained with in his long career in the airline industry. Although he wasn't talking, mum said he was still smiling and nodding his head while the guys were reminiscing about their younger days.

He gave mum a hug around 8pm, and was gone not long after that. It's nice to know that he was with it and not in pain right until th every end.

Miss you already dad.
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May 13, 2010, 03:01 AM
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I am really sorry for your loss of your father, May he rest in peace
and I hope your family is doing ok too ...............Jim
May 13, 2010, 08:20 AM
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Thanks for posting about your dad, it was great to see him holding the float plane.

He looked like a grand sort of guy!
May 13, 2010, 02:24 PM
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Godspeed to your dad...Here's to his On-Time Arrival.
(from a fellow 'airline brat')
May 14, 2010, 08:22 AM
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Hey JC ,
Just read your post , well done with the float plane , i hope to hear all about your dad when we fly in the future , when the time is right . Celebrate his life , let the tears and the laughs flow , im sure he will be flying with you always .

Regards

Pete.
Last edited by mackone; May 15, 2010 at 02:02 AM.
May 15, 2010, 03:02 AM
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Justin.....I’m glad you spent some time with your dad….....I felt emotional just reading your posts and I can only imagine what you are going through.
If you need anything call me.

Mick
May 21, 2010, 05:47 PM
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Hey Justin, sorry to hear of the loss of your dad.
My thoughts are with you and your family.
Be strong pal.

Malcolm

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