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Happy Fathers day dad! I miss you everyday I wake up. Enjoy this day in heaven. I know your with me everyday. Love you.


Posted by: Jason Southard - Rochester, IL - son   Jun 15, 2014

Happy fathers day papa I love and miss you I wish you could be here but I'm sure you're up there havin a beer with your dad in heaven


Posted by: Olivia Burrell - Tolono, IL - grandaughter   Jun 15, 2014

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Posted by: Olivia Burrell - Tolono, IL - grandaughter   Jun 15, 2014

Happy fathers day daddy! I love n miss you!!!


Posted by: Melissa Burrell - tolono, IL - daughter   Jun 15, 2014

Happy fathers day papa! I love and miss u very much. I hope you are having a good day spending the day with ur dad :) love always!


Posted by: kayla finley - springfield, IL - grandaughter   Jun 15, 2014

Hey Papa,
Just stopping by to say I love and miss you! I drove out to the TRN club this weekend and sat in the parking lot for a minute and oh the memories just came flooding in! :( it seems like everyday I see something or someone that brings me back to you. Today I saw Ron Mac its just crazy that there is so many things and people out there keeping your memory alive. Even Addison, although she

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Posted by: Kayla Finley - springfield, IL - Grandaughter   May 07, 2014

Happy easter papa I wish u were here with us! I miss you more and more everyday. People say it gets easier with time but I have yet to see proof of that I just want you back :( there is so much i want to talk to you about and I miss seeing that smile that lit up the room and all ur goofy jokes that made all the sadness and stress just melt away like it was never

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Posted by: Kayla finley - springfield, IL - granddaughter   Apr 20, 2014

Papa thank you for coming to see me last night I knew u would never let me down u never have and you made me see things so clear I love and miss you so much hope to see u again soon! :)


Posted by: Kayla finley - springfield, IL - granddaughter   Mar 22, 2014

Part 2 of what I read at his memorial service:

He taught some of us to cut trees, and some of us that we better get another job.
He taught us to have fun
He liked Westerns
He liked naps (Going to bid a job)
He like his golf cart
He liked his dogs, especially Bear I remember sometimes he'd cook breakfast for Bear. They both liked biscuits and gravy. Or he'd come home late, and cook him and Bear something to eat, and half the

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Posted by: John Southard - Chatham, IL - Son   Mar 04, 2014

Part 1 of what I read this at his memorial service:

George My Dad, my dad was 72 years old. This is what I know about him:
Dad didn't like technology, -
He had his own way of keeping track of things, whether it be a bunch of loose papers, or a little notebook in his shirt pocket. Although most of his incomplete notes, only he could understand if he could.
Dad didn't like restaurants He liked diners.
He'd drive an hour out of

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Posted by: John Southard - Chatham, IL - Son   Mar 04, 2014