May 13, 2013

Sad Monday



Today is our Auntie El's funeral.  Mom is very sad and is asking for all your purrs and prayers.  She is saying the eulogy and hopes she does okay.  Our Daddy is doing a video and we'll share it if Mom does okay.

In the meantime, we thought we would share Auntie El's obituary.
http://www.beachfuneralhome.com/book-of-memories/1580859/OHare--Elinor-/obituary.php

Obituary for Elinor O'Hare

Satellite Beach, Fl

Elinor Nock O'Hare, of Satellite Beach, passed away May 6, 2013. She was born in Kingston, N.Y. to the late Albert and Winifred Nock. She has been a resident of Brevard County since 2001. Elinor was an elementary school teacher and a member of Ascension Catholic Church.

She is survived by her brother; Albert Nock of Troy, NY, nieces; Arlene Nock of Troy, NY, Catherine Nock of Syracuse, NY, Virginia LoRusso of Camillus, NY, Margaret Lanni of Larchmont, NY and Angela Benedetto of Round Lake, NY, nephew; Richard Nock of Ticonderoga, NY, sister-in-law; Audrey Nock of Camillus, NY, 14 great-nieces and nephews, 1 great-great nephew, close friends; Sharon (Bill) Spiegelhalter, Charlotte Bauer, Donna Brown, Gretchen Lux, Lynn Ludecke, and Trooper the Cat. Elinor was loved by many people for her kindness, sincerity, generosity and lighthearted approach to life. She especially adored (and was adored by) children and pets. She was a woman of deep faith, a lover of music and art, and a true friend to all in her family and her community. She will be greatly missed.

She was predeceased by her brother, Bill Nock.

Gathering will begin from 10-11am on Mon. May 13, 2013 at Ascension Catholic Church with Mass to begin at 11:00am.

Elinor's cremains will be buried in Jonesville Cemetery, Jonesville, NY at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Ascension Catholic Church and Candlelighters of Brevard.

36 comments:

Khyra And Sometimes Her Mom said...

We KNOW she will do fine as Auntie El will be there with her...

She will feel her healthy pain free spirit and know she will be keeping her in her heart fur awhile...

Hugz&Khysses
Khyra

Sparkle the Designer Cat said...

I am sending lots of purrs to your human - I KNOW she will do a beautiful job of the eulogy.

catsynth said...

Sending our thoughts and sympathies. We know your Mom will do a wonderful job today.

Cheysuli and gemini said...

Our thoughts are with your mum-

Spitty-the-Kitty said...

I like to think she'll be listening, with Tamir and Sniffie purring on her lap...and probably a whole bunch of other kitties too. She will be proud and happy that you are doing this for her. XOXOXOXOX You'll do great!

Prancer Pie said...

Sending purrs of encouragement and comforting thoughts for tomorrow. XOXO

Milo and Alfie Marshall said...

Will be thinking about you today and sending prayers and purrs and love to support you. xx

Flynn said...

We are so sorry. We did not know as we have only checked the internet a couple of times in nearly a month.
We are sure your mum will do a wonderful job as she will have Auntie El there in spirit to support her. We send gentle comforting purrs from Flynn and Angel Eric, and our mum sends love and hugs.

Barb and the Gs said...

Speak in love of your dear friend and you will feel her love... and you will be fine. Who better to speak of a dear friend than one who loved her so? Blessings to you.

Sometimes, Cats Herd You said...

Speak from the heart, and everybody will hear it. You'll do fine today, but we're sending many hugs and purrs for you on a difficult, emotional day.

Marg said...

We know you will do just terrific Sharon and no one cares if you cry a little bit. And we agree that Elinor will be watching you and will be thrilled that you are doing this. Big hugs to ya.

Fuzzy Tales said...

We're sending purrs and purrayers to your mom today, and universal Light for whatever she needs to get through the service and the eulogy. We think she'll do just fine, even with tears.

(((Hugs)))

Hannah and Lucy said...

We are sure your Mom will be fine when she says the eulogy at Auntie El's funeral. We will be thinking of her. Take care.
Luv Hannah and Lucy xx xx

Laila and Minchie said...

Thinking of your mom today. Know she will be fine. We will all be with her in spirit.

The Island Cats said...

We are thinking of your mom today. And we hope when she is standing there giving the eulogy, she will feel the collective hug from all of us. Purrs....

Forty Paws said...

Your Mom will do great today. Elinor was a great friend, and it will mean so much to her that your Mom is giving the eulogy. Hugs to all.

Luf, Us and Maw

Gracie=^o.o^= said...

Will keep you in our thoughts and prayers. Know this is a difficult day for you. Sending hugs across the miles.
Gracie & MOM

♥♥♥ The OP Pack ♥♥♥ said...

We know you will do a beautiful job on that eulogy because all that you say will come from the heart. It is easy to tell how special Elinor is to you. All heads bowed for this special service.

The name of our parents' church is Church of the Ascension:)

Woos - Phantom, Thunder, Ciara, and Lightning

McGuffy Ann said...

Peace & prayers to you all.

Terri said...

We are thinking of your mom today as she does the eulogy. Sometimes we humans have strength we're not aware of.

CATachresis said...

Thinking of you today xx

da tabbies o trout towne said...

guys...we bee sendin yur way.. pawsitive purrz ta yur mom; we noe this iza tuff job....but her will due grate N auntie el will be smilin frum above...her obituary iz veree well written...sendin hugs ta yur mom ...& dad two

XOXO

Marilia said...

Receive my condolences!

Brian said...

Hugs, hugs and more higs to your Mom from all uf us.

BeadedTail said...

We're thinking of you today and are sending lots of purrs and hugs. We love that Trooper was included in the obituary. Auntie El was very loved and very special.

Kitties Blue said...

Prayers for your mom and dad and Cousin Trooper. Hope all went well today. We know it was very sad for all of you. Purrs and hugs from the kitties at The Cat on My Head, Lily Olivia, Mauricio, Misty May, Giulietta, Fiona, Astrid, Lisbeth and Calista Josette

Cat Chat With Caren And Cody said...

everyone is in my thoughts and prayers
((((hugs))))

Ginger Jasper said...

Your mum will have found the words because she had such a special bond and Elinor will be with her in spirit.. Hugs to your mum today.. GJ and carol x

Meg & Quill said...

Purrs and hugs to all of you on this difficult day.

Maxwell, Faraday and Allie said...

We can only imagine how difficult this day is for you. Sending you purrs....

Pattyskypants said...

We are so sad and send our deepest sympathy! xxoo Patty & Bhu

Mr. Pip said...

I am so sorry to hear about your Aunt ...sending you lots of love and support across the miles.

Texas, a Cat in New York said...

((((purrs))))

Samantha, Clementine and Maverick said...

Lots of hugs, purrs and prayers for you during this sad time!!!
(((((HUGSSS)))))) from your TX furiends,

mog said...

Hugs and purrs. It is difficult losing a loved one, keeping you in my prayers.

Keisha said...

I am sorry for your loss.