2016-02-18 / Family

In Memory


In loving memory of Grace A. Brady, April 25, 1939 – February 16, 2013:

My Mother My Angel

Once upon a time an angel held my hand,

She wiped away my tears and helped me understand.

Our time on earth is brief, there are lessons to be learned.

Each precious day God gives us another page is turned.

Every chapter full of memories, times of joy and tears,

Triumphs and defeats, through every passing year.

She loved us unconditional, always by our side

When no one else would listen, in her we could confide.

With gentle words of wisdom she led us on our way

Down the paths of righteousness if ever we did stray.

She saw the light in everyone and gave with no regrets

Always from her heart let us not forget.

Angels come in many forms, for me it is my mother,

With love I can say in words there’ll never be another.

Every day I turn the page in my heart will ever remain,

Everything she taught me as I stroll down memory lane.

Thank you God for giving me the most priceless of all treasures,

Help. my Lord. to keep alive her memory here forever.

I pray that I can some day be everything she hoped I would

That’s she smiling down from heaven knowing she did good.

As we gather here today there’s no ending to her story,

Another chapter has begun full of grace and glory.

God’s called her to his heavenly home, part of his great plan,

Although it may be hard, we all must understand.

Faith is what is hoped for, things we cannot see,

Heaven is promised to all of us if only we believe.

We love and
miss you very
much, Mom!
Ralph and girls

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