Wednesday April 9. Catching up with my U.S. family and friends

Written by Jack van Ommen on April 9th, 2014

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Last Sunday I attended the 8.30 mass at my parish in Gig Harbor and met a number of my old friends there. Saturday is the big party for Lisa’s 50th birthday. She has rented a hall in Tacoma for the evening. All her siblings will be there except her youngest sister Jeannine, who lives in Virginia. But she will complete my family on May 3rd for the wedding of my oldest son, John.

I booked my flight for the wedding, arriving in Long Beach on May 2nd and returning to Seattle on May 13. And in that period I intend to visit with friends in Palm Springs, the San Diego area, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo.

Mt.Rainier from Lisa's home.

Mt.Rainier from Lisa’s home.

My new work area at my Daughter #2 in Federal Way.

My new work area at my Daughter #2 in Federal Way.



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