Friday, January 11, 2013

In memory of Leontien...



Oh heart, if one should say to you that the soul perishes like the body, answer that the flower withers, but the seed remains.  ~Kahlil Gibran

Rest in peace, Leontien.  We will miss you.

37 comments:

Tricia Hays said...

What? She passed? Oh her poor family... I'm so sorry! God bless her & her family & friends

Susan said...

I will miss her too!

Pamela Gordon said...

Beautiful Cheryl. I didn't know her but have heard of her brave battle and that she has passed. So sad but your verse is perfect. Blessings. Pamela

Georgia Stromer said...

A lovely tribute. May she rest in peace. May all who knew her and loved her be comforted.

Vee said...

I did not know...

Your post is so calming and uplifting, Cheryl. All her trials are over, brave dear girl. Am praying for her family and friends and all those in Blogdom who will miss her.

Sandra said...

the flowers are just as beautiful as she was, a perfect tribute.

Debbie said...

Gorgeous flowers, I will miss her so much. She inspired me every single day!

TexWisGirl said...

beautiful.

Chatty Crone said...

I hate that she is gone and yet I know she is in Heaven. So young. I am praying for her family. Sandie

SweetMarie said...

Very nice, Cheryl.
Hugs,
Marie

Betsy Adams said...

Beautiful tribute to a wonderful gal. We will all miss her. But--she is with God and the angels now and is OUT of pain... God rest her soul...

Prayers for her family.
Hugs,
Betsy

Auntie sezzzzzz... said...

Sorry for your loss. I didn't know her, but many are mourning her.

"Auntie"

nancygrayce said...

That really is a beautiful tribute! She fought a good fight and was truly an inspiration!

bj said...

O, dear, I had no idea.

Beth @ E. lizard Breath Speaks said...

gorgeous flowers for Leontien. so lovely. & precious. big big hugs. ( :

Kerin said...

She will be missed.

Beautiful tribute, and lovely thoughts.

Mary Ann said...

Oh, Cheryl, I thought Blog World would all be posting today... so many people had not heard. This was a wonderful tribute.

Sue said...

A beautiful tribute, Cheryl, I had not heard.
Sue

Primitive Stars said...

How heartbreaking......she is a Angel now.....Blessings Francine.

Ginny said...

Amen, Georgous in memory photo.

camp and cottage living said...

Leontian was a beautiful and brave lady. she will be missed.

Dianna said...

I've just seen her name from time to time on others' blogs. So sad - prayers for comfort for her family and friends.

Linda said...

Well done...

Susannah said...

She seemed so very sweet. Sympathy for her family.

Susannah

Happy@Home said...

A very beautiful tribute, Cheryl.
I recall seeing her name on other blogs from time to time, but didn't know her story. I can tell she was a wonderful person who will be missed by so many.

Jeanne said...

I have known this young woman through you and Jill.. I did not intrude. I read her blog and saw she was a fighter. A strong soul.
God bless her sweet spirit.

BlueShell said...

God will take care of her now, I'm sure...

Rest in peace my friend....

GardenofDaisies said...

Oh, this is so sad. Too young.

Coloring Outside the Lines said...

Sweet memorial.

Tanna at The Brick Street Bungalow said...

Well said.

Pix at Under the Oaks said...

It's incredibly sad. She is so missed. Very nice Cheryl. I love the quote.

Grandma Barb's This and That said...

A lovely tribute to Leontien, Cheryl

Munir said...

I wish I had known Leontien.
The flowers are a Beautiful Tribute.

ImSoVintage said...

A beautiful tribute :)

LeAnn said...

Lovely picture of the flowers and beautiful and comforting thoughts.
Blessings to you all!

BECKY said...

Oh, Cheryl. I did not know Leontien, but I just Googled her name and found her blog. What a strong and wonderful woman she was. Thank you.

Nancy Claeys said...

Lovely flowers and I read that quote when I was searching for one myself. It's so fitting. xo