I recently found out that my childhood best friend, Eric, passed away a couple of years ago. I remember the first day he and his family moved into the house next door in Beltsville, when I was about four (Eric was a year younger than me). My family lived on Quimby Ave. until I was 7 and a half, when we moved to Silver Spring. I remember those years with Eric fondly, and fortunately I have many photos of those times. Rest in peace, Eric. Continue reading “Rest in Peace, Eric”
Rest in peace to my grandmother, Margaret Sauka Owens. She made it to 99 years old, certainly a record in my family and the last of her generation. She had five surviving children, six total, 12 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. I last visited her in June in Florida. Continue reading “Rest in Peace to My Grandmother, Margaret Sauka Owens”
My friend Bob Sewell passed away this past Sunday. I played roller hockey with him for about a decade, and we won a championship with him in 2005. He was a fantastic friend and everyone who played with him misses him dearly.
Here are more photos of him over the years with the Screaming Squirrels.