Today’s Memorial Was Amazing

Today was a very special day here in Cincinnati, Ohio. We met this afternoon at the cenotaph for Patrick and Stephanie, in the Shepard family plot. In addition to Stephanie’s immediate family (brother Tate, niece Alison and her husband Evan, nephew Carl and his wife Brittany, Stephanie’s son Tim and his family Kelly, Zoe, Nicolas, and Jillian) were Kathy, a long-time friend of Tate and of Stephanie, Lee, Patrick’s high-school and college friend, and myself.

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Map of Spring Grove Cemetery

Here’s a map of Spring Grove Cemetery in Cincinnati Ohio, where the US memorial will be held on 21 October 2017 at 1:00 PM. The cenotaph honoring Stephanie and Patrick will be placed in Stephanie’s family plot.

Spring Grove Cemetery

That Very Special House Inhabited by Those Two Extraordinary People

That Very Special House

Sam Jones wrote from the UK about visiting Mallorca over the years, beginning 25 years ago, saying “Mallorca to me has always meant that very special house inhabited by those two extraordinary people” and “All of my friends who met him fell in love with him a little.”  Here’s the full letter.

Thank you so much for letting me know about Patrick.

I’ve had to spend a day digesting the news before contacting you. Continue reading “That Very Special House Inhabited by Those Two Extraordinary People”

Patrick and Stephanie Together

Web Site Created

I have just completed the initial setup of the Patrick-Meadows.com web site, which is dedicated to Patrick and Stephanie.

Over time the site’s content will grow with more pictures and stories, but for now, there are just a few items posted.

Alison and Jennifer both have the necessary access rights to add content as well, and Alison has agreed to manage it over the long haul.

Pat and Stephanie at JP and Donna’s Wedding