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Don replied to newlife's discussion Staying in the marital home or moving elsewhere?
"MY wife-Maxine- picked out this house and put her love into it so I will stay here and do my best to maintain it.  It's not easy because she did so much that I  cannot do anymore.  But; I shall tough it out as best I can. "
Sep 2
Don replied to Judyrose's discussion New in the group Born in the 40s or Earlier
"No Judy .  I don't have any family living here.  If you were ever up this way I'd enjoy taking you to lunch or dinner"
Sep 1
Don replied to Judyrose's discussion New in the group Born in the 40s or Earlier
"My wife would have been 90 today.  It's been 10 years."
Aug 31
Don replied to Noelene T's discussion Coping with yearning for dead husband in the group Born in the 40s or Earlier
"You never get used to it.  Somehow y99u must learn to live with it"
Jul 11
Don commented on Soaring Spirits's group Born in the 40s or Earlier
"I lived in West Allis , WI but they did not send me to Great Lakes , instead they sent me to Boot Camp at NAS Jax, June , 1944,   In July I had my 18 th Birthday in Boot Camp./. Now I am one of the 450,000 who are dying off at…"
Jun 4

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Would you like to add a statement about you to your profile page? For example, the URL of a blog? This answer will be VISIBLE on your profile page.
Was married for 61 years. Enjoyed it and would like to be married, or significant-othered, again.
Preferably someone from within 200 miles, or less, from Redding, CA

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At 5:08am on October 22, 2017, Patience said…
Thank you for you ur friend request, Don!
At 2:12pm on April 14, 2017, Alexandra said…

Hi Don,  I'm not sure how this comment wall works, but sure, it would be nice to chat with you. Ha ha, no one is too old! We all are in this together. It will be a year since my dear Dave died on April 30th. So it feel both like forever and also like it was just yesterday. I feel like I've come through the very worst, and I hope that is true. 

I'm a full time rv'er so I am presently in New Mexico. I'll be in Denver on Easter to visit with my brother for a week. BTW, I'm 74, so I hope I can stay healthy for a few more years as I love this life!

You must have been pretty young if you are a WWII vet. My dad was a vet and he was born in 1916. Anyway, send me another note! Would love to chat with you. ~ Alexandra

At 1:22pm on May 14, 2016, californiajazzy said…
Hi Don when I fist signed up. Downloads a favorite pic of my hubby and grandchild everyone loves that picture I'll see what kind of luck I have downloading pic of me
Hope your rib heals son I've had a broken rib and was impossible to sleep
At 3:02pm on May 2, 2016, Patience said…

Don, I read about your accident and broken ribs on the "40's'  group page... I am so sorry to hear that you fell while biking!  My husband broke his ribs from  fall. The first few days were the worst then he started to feel better ... Hope you feel better soon!   

At 3:42pm on January 10, 2016, Dianne in Nevada said…

Welcome to Widville, Don. I'm so very sorry for your loss, but pleased that you found us. You'll find caring support and friendship here.

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