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Remembering Dad

This is a group for men who have lost their fathers. It is a place to mourn, celebrate, and remember our fathers and a place for men to share experiences and draw strength from one another.

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Started by Hunter. Last reply by Mike McCarthy on Friday. 3 Replies

I just turned 19 two weeks ago. On January 31, 2014, my dad OD'd in his office at work in the middle of the night. I found out from his partner at work who lives in our neighborhood. I came…Continue

My Dad - My first hero

Started by Dave O. Last reply by Michael J. K. Jan 25. 1 Reply

This is my first post I have been reading the board for awhile since my father got sick in Sept of 2014 and we learned it was terminal in Oct of 2014.I do not even know where to start as my father…Continue

Foreclosure of a dream

Started by Ryan James. Last reply by Michael J. K. Oct 20, 2014. 18 Replies

Guys, I have to let it out and please let me apologize to you first, some of you don't have the time or desire to read my story, but that's ok, I know the deal, and life is a busy thing for sure. no…Continue

My Dad and me and the "stair way to heaven"

Started by Max. Last reply by Michael J. K. Sep 9, 2014. 4 Replies

I don' t no if you guys read my 2 discussions on the state of the situations. But my Dad died earlier today. My Dad was a good man he was sick for most of my life but I remember so much and he was a…Continue

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Comment by Edward Warden on November 14, 2014 at 8:35pm

Today I remembered something that my Dad said: We were on the base, and we saw a sign that said, "Free Leann Womack Concert."  "I didn't know that she was in captivity," he said.  He did have a good sense of humor.

Comment by Michael J. K. on November 6, 2014 at 6:27pm

Nov. 9th would have been my father's 77 birthday.

He died in 1975 Jan 21.

Comment by Michael J. K. on October 19, 2014 at 4:35am

I had a friend of the family my moms friend after my dad died and he abused me.   I also had a close male friend about15 years older than me who was like a dad he did not abuse me.

Comment by terry sperling on October 17, 2014 at 2:46am

Guess not.

Comment by terry sperling on September 25, 2014 at 1:46pm

Anyone have any comments of having a step-dad after their father died?

Comment by Edward Warden on September 13, 2014 at 4:49pm

I plan to mention this in church tomorrow: My mother said that, after my father died, she went to see her pastor, Jonathan, to talk about her grief.  Jonathan told her, "Sharon, Ed would come back now, even if he could.  He's with God now, praising God in God's presence."  I think that's the place to be, and I'm glad that my father is there." 

Comment by Michael J. K. on September 12, 2014 at 6:42am

I felt the same way towards my father Ryan.  and the 40 years have not changed any of that. 

Comment by Ryan James on September 12, 2014 at 5:49am

Coming up on the 6 month mark / half a year since my father's passing. In ways it seems like there has been some peace with things, in other ways it's still like day 1. I know this is completely individual for all men, some of us share common threads in losing a Dad.  Mine was that event that seemed like it would never happen..he seemed invincible growing up, looked up to him in many ways.  He was the patriarch, my best friend and hero....could talk to him about things that no one else would understand. He was my man. SO I've had to move along this summer without him and just try to find a sort of peace in memories and thoughts, i know I had to sustain life as my kids and family needed me, so that has helped me get through. Every day is different, time moves us on. I hope everyone else is doing okay..

Comment by terry sperling on September 11, 2014 at 6:01pm

Great memories.

Comment by Michael J. K. on September 9, 2014 at 2:40pm

coming soon upon the 40th anniversary of my father's death Jan 21 1975, I am remembering what a great dad he was. I am so grateful for him and all he did for me while he was alive.

 

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