Journal

Live Like Mike

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Our friends continue to be AMAZING!!!! Sunday, November 6th our friends put together an awesome day celebrating Mike’s life…they called it the “Szczepaniak Shuffle” and once ag ...

Mike’s Tree

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We have WONDERFUL friends!!! Some of our friends have purchased a tree in memory of Mike. It’s a Red Sunset Maple that Mitch picked out and it’s planted in a park across the street from my ...

Mike Continues to Live On

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I received a phone call this morning that I thought I would share with you. Dr. Cotler (Mike’s liver specialist at UIC) called this morning to check on us & to see how we were doing. He also ...

October 23, 2011

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Mitch, Dustin and I are hanging in there. We miss Mike everyday and still have trouble believing that this has all happened. It feels like a bad nightmare that we can’t wake up from! We try to k ...

Look For Me In Rainbows

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Time for me to go now, I won’t say goodbye; Look for me in rainbows, way up in the sky. In the morning sunrise when all the world is new, Just look for me and love me, as you know I loved you. T ...

October 12, 2011

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Laurie did such an AWESOME job at the funeral yesterday I wanted to share with all of you what she had to say…THANK YOU SO MUCH LAURIE…we love you!! He was born Michael Paul Szczepaniak ...

Tribute to Mike

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Mike’s reffing crew had a moment of silence tonight at their high school football game. I have included the link to this tribute on YouTube so hopefully you all will be able to see it. Thank you ...

October 7, 2011

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Not exactly the celebration we originally had in mind but none the less we will be CELEBRATING Mike’s life on October 10. His wake will be at Hallowell and James Funeral Home, 301 75th Street, D ...

Truly Home

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Our dear sweet Michael Paul Szczepaniak went to be with Jesus this evening. He is in no more pain. He is with his heavenly Father and his daddy. Please continue to pray for Sherri, Mitch and Dustin. H ...

Home Sweet Home

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Mike got his wish and he is home. We got home late this afternoon. Hospice came and thanks to Nick, Laurie and Rick we are all settled in. It’s a very mixed emotion type day…we were glad t ...