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Laura (#47040079)
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NEIL ARMSTRONG

"Geologists have a saying: rocks remember."

1930 ~ 2012


For his final task on the Moon,
Neil left a small package filled with items memorializing previously deceased pioneers in space exploration, including Soviet cosmonauts Yuri Gagarin and Vladimir Komarov, and Apollo 1 astronauts Gus Grissom, Ed White and Roger Chaffee.

Now it's Neil's turn, and our turn to memorialize him.

His family released the following statement:


"For those who may ask what they can do to honor Neil, we have a simple request. Honor his example of service, accomplishment and modesty, and the next time you walk outside on a clear night and see the moon smiling down at you, think of Neil Armstrong and give him a wink."

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Don't take life too seriously. You'll never get out alive. ~ Bugs Bunny


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Kym
Jodie W. Stovall Davis #113274921
Hi Lara,

Jodie Stovall Davis was my maternal great-grandmother. We called her "Little Mama" because she was so tiny. I was 15 when she died, so I remember her well.

I have not been able to find anything about her before she married Houston Davis, and I would love to know more about her people. Anything you could tell me would be greatly appreciated.
Added by Kym on Apr 06, 2014 10:44 PM
Martha Shanahan
RE: Iris Iwana Stovall Virgil, Memorial# 117168739
Hi Laura, haven't heard from you by e-mail so thought I'd check in to make sure you saved my address. My friend would love to hear from you, so send me a note and I'll give you details.
Added by Martha Shanahan on Mar 03, 2014 11:27 AM
CJ
Aunt 'Reenie' Mann
Thank you so much for sponsoring Annie Irene Mann's memorial. It is much appreciated. She was my great grandmother's sister. CJ
Added by CJ on Dec 27, 2013 1:13 PM
Martha Shanahan
RE: Iris Iwana Stovall Virgil, Memorial# 117168739
Laura, thank you for sending me the message about Iris and I will certainly delete her memorial. I apologize for that very much. I was doing genealogy research for a good friend of mine who is a descendant of Fannie Virgil. She didn't know much about the Virgil family, other than remembered that Fannie had a brother that lived in Texas. He would send them grapefruit at Christmas. I can't recall right now how I got the info about Iris, maybe a family tree on Ancestry. Again, I'm very sorry about the mistake and will take care of it right away. Would you mind if I made a notation of her name as Virgil Jr's wife on his memorial? Also, please check to see if the other memorials I put on are correct - is Virgil Jr ok? Let me know about adding her name in his bio. If you would rather not have that done, I won't add it. Thank you again for the message and I again apologize. Martha
Added by Martha Shanahan on Dec 27, 2013 9:31 AM
SSG. Peter Duras USAR
Thanks
Laura, I just noticed that sponsored my moms page. I want to thank you from the bottom my heart for sponsoring moms page.
Added by SSG. Peter Duras USAR on Nov 07, 2013 5:33 PM
Andrew Hahn
new friend
please leave flowers for Patricia Schmitz in san diego county
Added by Andrew Hahn on Aug 26, 2013 1:47 PM
Dawn Brady Connor
Agnes Brady (Calvary Cemetery)
I cannot thank you enough for your sponsorship of my Aunt's grave. You are what make this site so very wonderful!!
Added by Dawn Brady Connor on Aug 07, 2013 10:19 AM
William Peel
Sponsorship of Melcher.....
Hello Laura....Oh my..."THANK YOU"!!!! very much for your Sponsorship of Johann (John) and Francisca (Francis) Melcher.
I'm so touched by your kindness and I really appreciate this more then words can say. I have added a "Thank you" to the Memorial Pages.
Again, "Thank you" so much.
Have a "Great Day"!
Will
Added by William Peel on Jul 06, 2013 11:58 AM
Carolyn Hartsell
John and Elma Virgil
Laura, I have transferred these memorials to you as requested and very happy to do so. I am not related to this couple and I am always happy to transfer to someone in the family. I was happy to learn from your email that you have finally gotten the proof you needed on this family line. We have all been there. Carolyn
Added by Carolyn Hartsell on Jul 06, 2013 10:31 AM
Elizabeth Reed
Thank you!!
Thank you for your generous sponsorship of these deserving military service members. What a thoughtful thing to do on their birthday.
Added by Elizabeth Reed on Jul 05, 2013 11:13 AM
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