Marilyn Manthey

Marilyn Manthey

We had Marilyn for 29 years. She was our fourth child and a very important part of our family, especially to our other children. This poem was written by her closest in age sibling for her memorial service and shares how important her life was to us all....
Jared Miller

Jared Miller

Bossy, laughing, demanding, curious, maddening, funny…Jared was all of these things and many more. For 38 years, we had this gift from God living with us. Some days, we thought life couldn’t get worse, some day, we soared through the air with joy! Our life...
Jason Shufelt

Jason Shufelt

I am the parent of a cdls son who is now deceased.  Losing Jason was a loss that cannot be measured.  The sustaining power of God and many fond memories makes life more tolerable.  Jason faced many challenges, but he knew his mama and papa loved him.  Papa is gone...
Joseph (Joey) Haaland

Joseph (Joey) Haaland

Joey is our angel that shared 28 months with us.  He was the second of our three children, that still has unbelievable impact on all of us, especially his older brother, Richie and his younger sister, Amy. While with us, Joey showed us determination and a stubborn...
Natalie Shireen Nikzad

Natalie Shireen Nikzad

Natalie was a joyful and radiant child. When she was born, her doctors did not anticipate her living long. She defied this prognosis, and lived five very vibrant years with her loving family. Born to Jane and Arsalan, Natalie was the 5th of 9 children in the Nikzad...