|Ann H. (#47326761)|
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I am the daughter of Marve L. Strouss and Pauline B. (Caldwell) Strouss. They took me in when I was 8 and adopted me when I was 9. I miss them everyday but I know one day we will be together in Heaven. Heaven is sweeter than ever because they are both with Jesus waiting for me. (Please see a note for prayers for my ilness at the bottom of my page.)|
I am married to a wonderful man Clair. We have 4 grown children, 3 girls,and 1 son. We have 8 grandchildren 4 boys and 4 girls. We have a great grandson coming March 31, 2014.
My son Jim Bradley is now on Find A Grave. He has added many of our blood relatives and I am so proud of him.
My precious Mother Pauline Strouss August 6,1917-Jan. 1, 1997 Wedding Anniversary January 28
My precious dad Marve Strouss June 27, 1921-March 18, 2006 Dad was a Pearl Harbor Survivor. At the time of the attack on 7 December 1941 dad was aboard the USS St. Louis CL-49.
My birth brother whom I was separated from when I was 8 and found him when I was 16. Carl Davis Sept. 8, 1954-Dec. 2, 2007
My birth sister's husband Dennis Lickly July 7, 1948-Aug. 28, 2006 As he was dying I stood by his bed rubbing his face. Tears ran down his face as I told him not to be afraid. He promised he would give all my loved ones in Heaven a hug and he slipped away.
My sister's and Dennis's furbaby Zoey Dec. 10, 2003-May 31, 2013
My wonderful birth grandparents are Goldie 1887-1962 &
Herman Verro 1890-1974
Please if you can token my sweet Aunt's husband. He is so sadly missed. Lex Deraedt Aug. 19, 1926-May 3, 2013
Our Family Pets were like our children.
Our Cat Amber Dec. 7, 1995-April 17, 2011
Our Quaker parrot Chico Jun. 5, 2003-June 21, 2011
Our cat Cinny Oct. 7, 1999-Sept. 14, 2011
Our Miniature Schnauzer Snookie Feb. 4, 1994-Dec. 26th 2004
Our chihuahua Chili Bean Nov. 5, 1994-Nov. 11, 2004
Thank you Rosie for adding me to your page for prayers. I'd also like to thank sr/ks, GeorgiaCA, In Loving Memory, Maggie, Daddy's Girl, Cari & Judy Miller for putting me on their page for prayers. Thanks to all who have done so.
In Oct. 2010 they did a bronchoscopy while I was in the hospital and found I have both MRSA and Pulmonary fibrosis (scarring) in the lungs. I had pneumonia for the second time in 2 months. The MRSA in my bones, lungs and now my urinary tract.
The repeated pneumonia I have had yearly since I was 9 scarred my lungs. The scarring (Pulmonary fibrosis) never stops until the lungs can't get any oxygen. There is no cure, wearing oxygen will not help in the end. Having asthma makes it hard to breath too. I have arthritis pretty bad and my hands and legs give me many problems.
Even the pulmonologist said all I could do was pray and hope for a miracle. He said he has seen miracles before. I wear oxygen 24/7. I am in a power chair because I can't walk 5 feet. Now they say I have congestive heart failure.
I am more afraid than I have ever been in my life. I am not afraid of death because I know I will go to Heaven. I am afraid of the horrible pain I might have as I die. I have been raised in church all my life. I saw miracles and now all I can do is trust God that He will heal me or at least let me slip quickly and quietly away.
This is long but some people wanted to know what I am so ill from. Once again thank you for your prayers, kind words, and good thoughts.
Pray for my healing. But if God chooses not to heal me please pray my end will be fast. The Dr. said I would not be alive past April 2012 and yet here I am. I am blessed and so thankful.
*** I went to an eye specialist when I suddenly could not see. There is no hope for my left eye. The retina detached part way and has been wrinkled up for some time now. The eye doctor said my health is to bad to repair it. The cataract surgery went well on my right eye on October 1st. My eye doctor said it wasn't to good for my eye to be coughing so hard. I cough all the time because of my lungs.***
UPDATE Dec. 6, 2013 I am still struggling to do anything. My lungs are bleeding again, I am coughing most of the time.
♫ Knowing What I Know About Heaven By Guy Penrod♫
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|Cari||Just Stopped By|
I just stopped by to see if you had posted an update! We are continuing our prayers both day and night. I hope it brings you some comfort to know how much we care about you. I just found out that my best friend from college died on November 18th. I didn't even know she was ill. I'm in shock. Her name is Judith Needham. You can find a link on my contributor page for her memorial. I'll miss her smile and her laugh! But, the worst part is, I never got to tell her goodbye! Sorry to bother you with this!
Added by Cari on Dec 09, 2013 9:35 PM
Just a note to tell you that I am keeping you in my prayers! We serve an awesome God! Blessings and peace.... Debbie
|GeorgiaCA||I second that!|
"What a wonderful person you are!" Are are very special.... In my thoughts, always.
|Digger||RE: Cataract surgery|
Ann, thank you so very much for telling me about your cataract surgery. It does help to hear about good results of others.
With all your problems, you take time to try to help me. What a wonderful person you are!
I hope the bleeding in your lungs will stop and that you will feel some better soon.
Thank you for your kindness.
Added by Digger on Dec 09, 2013 1:14 PM
|Gravy||Looking for family|
I noticed that you left a photo of Mildred on her memorial page (#12717739). I (apparently) live in Mildred's old house, and found a small box of personal mementos that belonged to her husband and would have real significance to the family, I'm sure. If you know ANYONE related to Mildred or her husband, please let me know so I can get these items to them. Thanks.
Added by Gravy on Dec 08, 2013 4:42 PM
|purple-lady||* Hello Ann *|
Just visited Rosie & noticed that you are having more difficulties as of yesterday. I think of you & Clair quite often & I sincerely hope the bleeding in your lungs will stop and U will feel a little better.
My prayers are with you, as always.
Thank you so very much for visiting my Dad on his birthday. Please know that you're kindness is very much appreciated.
You are in my thoughts and prayers, Ann.
Added by Digger on Dec 07, 2013 6:23 PM
|Cari||Praying for the bleeding to stop!|
We are praying that the bleeding in your lungs will stop and that you will have a better day tomorrow! God Bless You My Friend! Prayers are coming your way both day and night!
We all love you. Gain courage and strength from all our prayers.
Added by Cari on Dec 07, 2013 4:19 PM
|Mom to angels Bo and Chris||Hope today is better!|
So sorry you are having trouble again.. praying that things will be better soon! God bless you all!
|Rosie♥Mooch||RE: Thank you|
You are welcome. It was a pleasure to visit your brother Carl.
I am sorry you are doing so poorly again. Will continue to pray.
Love & Hugs, Rosie
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