|Laura Virgil (#47040079)|
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"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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GOD SPEED JOHN GLENN.
1921 - 2016
American Astronaut and Hero
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Don't take life too seriously. You'll never get out alive. ~ Bugs Bunny
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|bkrossjones||RE: William B. Stovall|
I am still researching our mutual Stovall line. I am searching for the father of William B. Stovall who died in Bradley County. I was wondering if you can help.
|Helperkw||RE: Walter E. Janek, #99835846|
Got your msg. about the Janeks. I believe I have added everything you requested. I really look forward to the
"write ups" you plan to send. I most certainly will add them to their respective memorials. I wish I had known the Janeks because I am very interested in that history. I see similar things starting to happen in this country. The country I love and don't want to lose.
Added by Helperkw on Mar 22, 2017 9:14 PM
|Helperkw||Walter E. Janek, #99835846|
Laura, I just now realized you sponsored both Mr. & Mrs. Janek's memorials. Your generosity is very much appreciated. It is obvious these two people were dear to you.
Added by Helperkw on Mar 20, 2017 8:28 PM
|Helperkw||Ruth Janek memorial #99829894|
Laura, I wanted to thank you, so much, for sponsoring Ms. Janek's memorial. That is a very thoughtful thing to do in her memory.
Added by Helperkw on Mar 20, 2017 8:25 PM
|Doug Dugger||RE: Hi Doug|
Hi Laura, I would love to hear from you. doug my email address is firstname.lastname@example.org
|Randy||Virgil Family Connection|
Hi Laura, My name is Raymond 'Randy' Virgil II. I was raised in upstate NY. I'd like to talk with you about our ancestry and see how it fits together. My email: email@example.com
Randy Virgil II
Added by Randy on Feb 15, 2017 8:38 AM
|Lillie Riney||Phillip Hess|
Thanks so much for sponsoring this memorial for my great-great uncle. I really appreciate it.
|Martha Shanahan||RE: Willis Virgil Jr.|
Edit done as requested, have a great day!
|Karen K||RE: Virgil memorials|
I've transferred George, Betty & Fidelia to your care. Sounds like you've had more than your fair share of problems lately. My sincere condolences on the loss of your mom.
Wishing you a wonderful Christmas and a happier New Year.
Added by Karen K on Dec 08, 2016 5:22 AM
|Claudia (Virgil) Harris||RE: Virgil Family|
Laura - Thank you so much for the reply. After adding your family line to my ancestry tree, we are 5th cousins 1x removed ;). Our common ancestor is James A. Virgil (1748 - 1814). I was fascinated with your Virgil history. My line continues down thru William B. Virgil 1775-1859 (brother of Jacob Valentine Virgil) to George William Virgil 1810-1886 to Francis Virgil 1840-1924. Francis "Frank" came to Michigan from Fabius, New York. Around 1894 he left for Seattle, Washington. One of his sons was my grandfather George Virgil 1880-1976. He was born and lived his entire life in Midland, Michigan. His son, my father was Warren Harding "Pete" Virgil 1921-1978. Finding other Virgil family is incredible; love genealogy connections! Feel free to correspond with me thru my email of firstname.lastname@example.org Take care, Claudia :)
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