Mark

Jul
7


Those of you who have read here regularly over the years know of my cousin Mark well. He passed away suddenly yesterday afternoon. More about my beloved cousin at another time.

If you’re here, checking here, after I’ve not been here so much, you also know Rodney. He had a very bad wreck almost two weeks ago and has been in the hospital, and is still in the hospital.

Thoughts and prayers for my cousin’s wife Sheryl and their son Madison, and Rodney, much appreciated. I will be back, I promise. It’s a rough time around here.





Comments

  1. Pat says:

    Suzanne, I’m so sorry for your loss. We will keep you and Mark’s family in our prayers. We will keep Rodney in our prayers, as well. Hope he improves quickly and can return home soon.

  2. beforethedawn says:

    So very sorry for your loss, I will be praying for Mark’s family. And I will be praying for Rodney to heal so he can come home, sounds pretty bad if he’s been there two weeks. :( You’ve got a lot going on, praying for you too.

  3. brookdale says:

    Oh Suzanne, I am so sorry to hear this! I remember all your stories of Mark, and how he would write funny comments to your posts. It is so hard to lose someone so close to you.
    And sorry to hear about Rodney’s accident. Wishing him all the best for a speedy recovery.
    Much love to you, and will be praying for you, for Mark’s family, and for Rodney.

  4. Joell says:

    :snuggle:
    Suzanne, I know we are all so sorry to hear of Mark’s passing and wish Rodney a full and speedy recovery. I am certain that you and your family will be in many of our prayers.

  5. Louise says:

    Oh my goodness. I check for posts every day and I have been very concerned. I am so very sorry to hear about Mark and Rodney. My prayers are with you and all of your family. God bless you Suzanne. Thank you so much for the update.

  6. melonhead says:

    Very sorry to hear of both of these events! Sending good thoughts, vibes and prayers from IL.

  7. yvonnem says:

    I am so sorry. It is usually very bad news when someone’s name is the title of your post. Prayers for you and Mark’s family and to Rodney. :heart:

  8. Martha says:

    I am so sorry for the loss of your beloved cousin Mark. Prayers of comfort and strength for all the family. Prayers of healing and strength for Rodney also. God bless you Suzanne.

  9. Charlene says:

    So sorry prayers to you and your family

  10. carla anne says:

    Hi Suzanne: I am very sorry to hear about the sudden loss of Mark and about Rodney’s wreck. I can’t imagine what it is like to have a farm with animals to tend, an Etsy store to run, and workshops to conduct while trying to cope with this terrible turn of life events. May you have lots of love and support during this awful time. Although we have never met, you’re in my heart.

  11. Marla says:

    Prayers to you and your family…

  12. silentgoddess says:

    I have been wondering what was happening. Sending everyone much love. I am very sorry to hear about Mark’s sudden passing. That is never, ever easy. And hoping Rodney is on the mend. Take care of yourself. <3

  13. mtnmedx says:

    Just know that you and your family are well loved. We are praying for all of you.
    E~

  14. cherylinwv says:

    Suzanne, so sorry for your families loss. Prayers of comfort for each of you and prayers for healing for Rodney!

  15. MrsMac says:

    So extremely sorry to hear this news. Sadly I thought something must be wrong . Speedy recovery for Rodney and prayers for your loss, and the whole family. Sad news indeed.

  16. GrammieEarth says:

    Suzanne,

    I am so sorry for your loss of Mark. My heart goes out to Sheryl and Madison…to all that love him.
    Here’s hoping Rodney continues to heal, and gets home soon. :heart: :snuggle: :hug:
    GrammieEarth

  17. dixie428 says:

    I am so very sorry to hear about your cousin Mark and Rodney’s accident. Thoughts and prayers go out to you and all your family and Rodney’s family. God bless you all.

  18. Charlene says:

    Suzanne, I’m so sorry for your loss. You must feel overwhelmed dealing with the grief on top of worrying about Rodney. As someone else mentioned, keeping the farm going and having Rodney in the hospital must be especially hard. I hope you have help. Prayers that Rodney will have a complete recovery and prayers of comfort for you and Mark’s wife and daughter. God bless you all.

  19. bjwzcool says:

    So sorry to hear of the loss of Mark and Rodney’s wreck..Praying for you all and hope to hear that Rodney is better and home…

  20. cincyjojo says:

    I am so sorry to hear about Mark. I still remember the advice he gave. RIP, Mark.

  21. Gingermouse says:

    So very sorry for your family on Mark’s passing. My brother is also Mark so it hits my heart for you. Hope Rodney heals well and can continue on with his life. My prayers and heart to you and your family at this time.

  22. The High Altitude Tea Duchess says:

    I am so sorry for your loss, Suzanne.

  23. Louise says:

    Hey Suzanne, If you have some time to give us an update it would be appreciated. I would like to know how Rodney is doing and how you are holding up. You are in my prayers daily. Hope to hear from you soon. Love you. Louise

  24. Mittened Paw says:

    Suzanne, so sorry for your loss of your beloved cousin Mark. Prayers for the family and for Rodney as he continues to recover.

  25. CATRAY44 says:

    I’m so sorry for your loss. You and Rodney will be in my prayers.

  26. CATRAY44 says:

    I’m so sorry for your loss. You and Rodney will be in my prayers.

  27. jodiezoeller says:

    Suzanne & family: I’m so sorry to hear of the passing of your cousin Mark. What a big shock. From your writings over the years, he was a great guy. I loved your writing about his Mom too. She was a character. And best wishes for recovery for Rodney. I had an accident in July but fortunately I wasn’t injured. Shalom.

  28. Debbie in PA says:

    Suzanne, I am so sorry to read of Mark’s passing. I know how close you were, and I am sending prayers to his family and yours. I hope Rodney is healing and is home.

  29. yvonnem says:

    Miss you Suzanne, and hope you are healing from the painful loss of your dear cousin. Also hoping Rodney is home and doing well. :heart:

  30. Grandma Zee says:

    Suzanne, so sorry for all the troubles in four family, the loss of a family memeber is hard. I do hope Rodney is home and healing. I hope you are doing well and taking care of yourself as much as you can. You have so many dependent on you, family, animals, classes, etc. Stay strong. Prayers going your way.

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