Aloha, folks.  It’s been a week since my mom passed away and it certainly has been a rough ride for me emotionally.  It was really hard losing my dad 4 years ago, but losing mom totally devastated me … I couldn’t function for days and basically withdrew from the world.  I tried searching for her in my heart with no success … I was totally lost.  Then on Saturday morning I woke up with such a warm sense of inner peace that I knew mom was with me and that her spirit was more alive than ever.  I still miss her dearly but I know everything will be ok now.

I want to thank you all for the messages and thoughts of condolence which you sent to me and my family.  We couldn’t get through this without your love & support … love you guys!

Aloha, “D”

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