Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-27-2012, 12:49 PM   #1
Director, FROG
 
F.R.O.G.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Middlebury, IN
Posts: 2,362
A Very Personal Note, If I May...

For the much of the past week I might have been difficult to reach.

Cindy and I have been on the road, and early this past week I received a middle-of-the-night call from the hospice organization that has been helping to care for my Mother.

I made a rush return to St. Louis, and was able to with her for much of the final day and a half of her life. Mom passed away quietly late Thursday afternoon following battles with Alzheimer's and other afflictions. I was at her side along with a couple of other family members.

Mom's funeral will be on Tuesday, May 29. I will be back in the office later in the week.

In the meantime, I've had all of my mail packaged and sent to me here. I'm processing registrations for various trips and rallies, and will send confirmations as quickly as I can. We'll also get sticker and Flying J card requests out later in the week.

Thanks to one and all for your understanding.
__________________

__________________

Bob Byrne
Director, Forest River Owners' Group (FROG)
frog@forestriverinc.com
www.forestriverfrog.com
F.R.O.G. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-27-2012, 12:54 PM   #2
Junior Member
 
Join Date: May 2012
Posts: 9
Sorry to hear about your loss. You and your family will be in many prayer.
__________________

__________________
ron2279 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-27-2012, 01:08 PM   #3
Moderator Emeritus
 
MtnGuy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Shenandoah Valley
Posts: 9,274
Bob, my condolences to you in this time of sorry.

I going to move this thread form the Welcome Mat to General Discussions.
__________________

Chap , DW Joy, and Fur Baby Sango
2017 F350 Lariat CCSB, SRW, 4x4, 6.7 PS
2017 Grand Design Reflection 337RLS
MtnGuy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-27-2012, 01:08 PM   #4
Site Team
 
Terier's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 9,616
Bob,

I'm sorry for your loss. Your family will be in my thoughts & prays during this difficult time.

Take care,
Terie
__________________
Great choice for "Living within my means" and camping for one...

2011 Salem Cruise Lite 20RBXL & 2011 Toyota Tundra Dbl Cab
Camping History: 45 Trips / 133 Nights / 3736 Miles
FRF Social Group: Campers of the West
Terier is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-27-2012, 01:24 PM   #5
Site Team - Lou
 
Herk7769's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: South Eastern PA
Posts: 21,169
Our deepest condolences. Nothing that can be said can heal the loss of a parent. Know only that our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family in this time of grief.
__________________

Lou and Laura with Bella - German Short Hair Pointer
2008 GMC Sierra 2500HD Crewcab SB Allison Duramax
2010 Flagstaff 8526RLWS - Superglide 3300
HAM CALLSIGN - KC3FFW
Herk7769 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-27-2012, 02:07 PM   #6
Senior Member
 
amxpress's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Clayton, NC
Posts: 683
I lost my Mother a month ago. I feel your pain.
Sorry for your loss.
__________________
2013 Palomino Columbus 320RS
2007 Dodge RAM 2500 6.7 Cummins
Reese 15K manual slider
Prodigy
M.I.L. in Florida for good!!
amxpress is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-27-2012, 03:15 PM   #7
Moderator Emeritus
 
Triguy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Southeast Wisconsin
Posts: 6,950
I'm sorry to hear this Bob. I'm sure it was nice for everyone that you and your family were by her side. Take care and God bless.
__________________
Scott
DW, 3 Kids and our Goldens

2012 Shamrock 233S
2008 Toyota Sequoia 5.7L 4WD
Triguy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-27-2012, 03:46 PM   #8
Senior Member
 
Oakman's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Jefferson County, MO
Posts: 5,201
I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your Mother. Your family is in my prayers. I’m glad you made it to St. Louis in time to be at her side before she passed.
__________________


Bob and Joyce
2013 CC Silverback 29RL
2010 Ford F250 XL Crew Cab 6.4 liter diesel
ATU Local 788
Oakman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-27-2012, 07:36 PM   #9
Senior Member
 
pony express's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: massachusetts
Posts: 101
Sorry for your loss thoughts and prayers for you and your family.
__________________
pony express is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-27-2012, 07:52 PM   #10
Senior Member
 
Itsthetwoofus's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Grand Ledge Mi
Posts: 586
Bob, Thoughts and prayers to you and Family. So sorry to hear of your Mother's illness and passing. It's no easy thing to go through but knowing your Mom is no longer suffering is a blessing.
__________________

__________________
2011 Cedar Creek 36B2 ordered with outside kitchen removed and a nice big wardrobe in it's place.
Pulled with a 2011 F-250 Super Duty 6.7 Diesel Crew Cab and 8' box with a Hensley BD-3 Trailer Saver. F R O G members.

<a href=http://www.forestriverforums.com/attachments/signaturepics/sigpic9630_4.gif target=_blank>http://www.forestriverforums.com/att...gpic9630_4.gif</a>
Itsthetwoofus is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
led pad

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by




ForestRiverForums.com is not in any way associated with Forest River, Inc. or its associated RV manufacturing divisions.


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:40 PM.