Aunt Mary

My cousin sent out an email to alert us that Aunt Mary may be approaching the end of her long life.  I thought of her all day, as a result.  I did this page of sketches from photos of her at various points in her life.

and only a couple minutes after I published this, I received word from John that she has died.  😦  RIP dear Aunt.

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About redharparts

Born in Michigan. Attended undergrad and graduate universities there. I've lived in England, Germany, Southern California and now Washington (state). I'm a retired Medical Social Worker with a past specialty in Oncology. I've enjoyed exploring historical re-creation through the SCA. I costume in several fandoms. Lately I've returned to Art and have taken up Urban Sketching, a version of en plein air painting.
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3 Responses to Aunt Mary

  1. miatagrrl says:

    I’m very sorry for your loss, Kate. What a loving way to honor her life — beautiful sketches.

  2. Marilyn Hamilton Goyette says:

    Beautiful sketches. Her funeral was beautiful. I had three of the girls from “The Pines of Lapeer” that cared for her the three years and Jean, her hospice nurse, take up the offertory at her funeral.

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