Celebrating Mom's Life and My 50th BDay!


Today we celebrated my Mom' life.  She passed away on Wednesday.  Today just happen to be my 50th birthday as well.  I will always remember this birthday as the day we said goodbye to my mom.  I am honored to be here to be able to celebrate her life!

From left to right:  My sister Amy, Cousin MaryBeth,
Aunt Beth, Cousin KellyAnne, Aunt Grier, cousin Molly and me! 

Mom's and my favorite flowers!



Emma my cousin and my niece Lindsay
showing off their pictures of my mom they created!

Me and Kevin, my hubby! 

Love you MOM!  Forever!

Comments

Lurline said…
How wonderful that special lady was so dearly loved and spread so much love - Happy Birthday, Stephanie!
Hugs - Lurline♥
Debbie said…
Happy half a century, Stephanie! Isn't it great? Your mother was a wonderful lady and she had a beautiful family. You always have such great family photos, Stephanie.
Pokey said…
Happy, happy birthday blessings to you, Stephanie. Your celebration would be just what your Mom would have wanted for you, and the joy of life for her. You shared many beautiful smiles of her with us all, and it is good that your family and friends could remember her and you this way. hugs to you, pokey
Jackie said…
Happy birthday to you! What a wonderful tribute to your mom! She is surrounded by love, just as you are!
Angela said…
Happy Birthday to you! And hugs to you and your Mom! It's easy to see that she was well loved! I love all the family resemblence!
Barb said…
What a special day....and what a lovely family you have. Your mom would have been very happy with her celebration. Happy Birthday Stephanie...
Dogmom Diva said…
Suzanne, my deepest sympathy on the loss of your sweet mom..she now wears wings and is watching over all of you..

Happy Birthday, and looks like you had a wonderful family gathering..

hugs
Barb
Gene Black said…
Stephanie, I am so glad you chose to celebrate at this time. You carry a part of your mother in you and it shows in your love and generosity.

I know your Mom would have wanted you to have a wonderful birthday. Peace be with you.
Deanna said…
It looks like a beautiful day.
Loris said…
What a sweet celebration of love. Enjoy those wonderful memories of your mom and have a Happy Birthday!
Micki said…
What a lovely tribute to your mom! Happy birthday to you!
Micki
quiltmom said…
Stephanie,life is to be celebrated and it is evident that your mother celebrated the gifts of life. It is a special gift to be able to honor our loved ones with joy in times when we feel sorrow and their loss.
Happy 50th birthday - may you celebrate many more with loved ones.
Warmest regards.
Anna
quiltingnana said…
sorry to hear about your mother...I enjoyed meeting her in DE a while ago...I am sure you have some wonderful memories
julieQ said…
Fifty years more beautiful!!! I wish I could hug you...I know you miss your mom...she is beautiful!!
Chris said…
Happy Birthday - and condolenses. I'm so happy to know you are surrounded by those who knew and loved your mom as you do!
Kim D. said…
Happy Belated Birthday Stephanie! July 9th was my father's birthday. My deepest sympathies on the loss of your dear mom. May you find comfort in your fond memories. Hugs to you!

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