Posts in category "In Memoriam"

Memories of Her Dad

My husband’s cousin Denise Lassen (who has been a wonderful supporter of Ay, Mama!) recently lost her father, Robert Walsh. She read the following at his funeral, and I feel blessed to share this with you. It is a lovely tribute to his life. When I was first dating my husband Craig, his grandfather passed away at the... Read more »

My Abuelita

My beautiful Abuelita. We will miss you and love you forever.
When I look back at my many childhood memories, I realize that my Abuelita (Spanish for “Grandmother”), Alaida Rodriguez, was there for all the important moments of my life. She was there during my Kindergarten graduation, my first trip to Disney World and all my birthday parties. She went to my high school graduation and even... Read more »