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Psalm 119: 12-14  Even the darkness is not dark to You, And the night is as bright as the day. Darkness and light are alike to You.  For You formed my inward parts; You wove me in my mother’s womb. I will give thanks to You, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made; Wonderful are Your works, And my soul knows it very well.…

Gayle Neuhaus with mother, Arlene

Gayle with her Mom, Arlene Neuhaus

Gayle Neuhaus with her grandmother, Faye Fredrickson, on her graduation from high school

Gayle Neuhaus with her grandmother, Faye Fredrickson, on her graduation from high school

 

From Shirley Kehne, Winnetoon, Nebraska, six generations of the women in her family.   Clockwise...Top Margaret Ramsey Carrothers Fanny Carrothers Leidy Sarah (May) Leidy Fraka Esther Fraka Vrooman Shirley Vrooman Kehne Peggy Kehne Ebel

From Shirley Kehne, Winnetoon, Nebraska – Six generations of the women in her family.  Clockwise…Top Margaret Ramsey Carrothers, Fanny Carrothers Leidy, Sarah (May) Leidy Fraka, Esther Fraka Vrooman, Shirley Vrooman Kehne, Peggy Kehne Ebel

My Aunt Jackie with daughters, Elaine & Jean (Christmas, 1974)

My Aunt Jackie with daughters, Elaine & Jean (Christmas, 1974)

4 Swedish Generations - My husband's mother (baby) - Ottilia Helen Stratton, mother - Christine Agnes Edlund Stratton, grandmother -  Matilda Gerda Borgeson Edlund, great-grandmother -Christina (?) Borgeson

4 Swedish Generations – My husband’s mother (baby) – Ottilia Helen Stratton, mother – Christine Agnes Edlund Stratton, grandmother – Matilda Gerda Borgeson Edlund, great-grandmother -Christina (?) Borgeson (ca. 1922)

My sister, Marie, with her children - Naomi, Erin, Amy (daughter-in-law), Andrew & Bethany

My sister, Marie, with her children – Naomi, Erin, Amy (daughter-in-law), Andrew & Bethany

My maternal grandparents, Henry Edward Fountain & Sadie Elizabeth Brannon-Hohenstein Fountain, with daughters Rosalie (my mother) and Jackie.

My maternal grandparents, Henry Edward Fountain & Sadie Elizabeth Brannon-Hohenstein Fountain, with older daughter,  Rosalie (my mother), and baby, Jackie (ca. 1937)

Mollie Lavenia White with grandmother, Mary Jane Hutchinson Joynes  ca. 1895

My great-grandmother, Mollie Lavenia White, with her grandmother, Mary Jane Hutchinson Joynes (Baltimore, MD, ca. 1895)

Lorraine R. Forrester Abbott with daughter, Ruth Catherine Abbott

Lorraine R. Forrester (daughter of Wilbur & Catherine Rodey Forrester) with daughter, Ruth Catherine (Baltimore, MD)

My daughters, Adrianne & Emily & grandson, William with me at my mother's 80th birthday celebration, 2012.

My daughters, Adrianne & Emily & grandson, William with me at my mother’s 80th birthday celebration, 2012.

Margaret Helen Weidner (1930-1966), (daughter of Albert Bennet & Katherine Kronesteiner Weidner of Baltimore, MD), holding me, Janet Marie (b. 1960)

Margaret Helen Weidner Pope (1930-1966), (daughter of Albert Bennet & Katherine Kronesteiner Weidner of Baltimore, MD), holding daughter, Janet Marie (b. 1960)

My mother & me, ca. 1963

My mother & me, ca. 1963

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