Wednesday, January 11, 2006

Goodbye Mandy

Being an obsessive gardener for many years, I get very attached to some of my favorite nursery workers. The ones who phone to tell when something cool arrives or lend a helping hand as I'm dragging large trees and shrubs to the till. Today as I was reading the obituary section, I learned that dear Mandy had passed away on her way on holidays. A fluke tragic car accident. I am going to miss her. Rest in peace buddy! Posted by Picasa

11 Comments:

Blogger Mrs. Wilson said...

Sandy, I'm still shocked into silence. My thoughts and prayers go out to Mandy's family. I'll miss her as wish her god speed.

7:33 PM  
Blogger Carol said...

Aww how sad! Bless!

3:40 AM  
Blogger Dianne said...

Oh that is so sad!
Even though she wasn't family, she treated you like family by telling you about the nursery goodies. You'll never forget people like that.

9:31 AM  
Anonymous Shannon said...

I'm so sorry to hear such a sweet soul taken so tragically. Sending Blessings to her family and friends.

12:34 PM  
Anonymous Judith said...

My deepest sympathy to you & Mandy's family--this is very sad news. We need our buddies.

4:44 PM  
Blogger Sandy said...

I was so bummed out today I actually went back to bed this morning after driving my son to school. I never do that. Life sucks sometimes.

6:47 PM  
Blogger Dianne said...

Maybe in the spring you can plant something, a tree perhaps, in Mandy's memory.

7:10 PM  
Blogger Jill said...

Sorry for your loss. That is very sad.

(This is the prettiest lily I've ever seen. nice.)

8:02 PM  
Blogger Wendy A said...

Oh My God Sandy,
Was it Mandy that worked up on Dogwood at the new Mystic Woods offshoot. She had at least one daughter in college. If so we played soccer together for several years.

1:17 AM  
Blogger Sandy said...

Yes Wendy. The funeral is on Sunday. I am very upset about it. It is very sad.

7:47 AM  
Blogger Kelli said...

So sad Sandy,

She was really such a nice person, and a really good mom! I'll be sure to say a prayer for her and her family!

6:17 PM  

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