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My Story

Welcome to our CaringBridge site. It has been created to keep friends and family updated about Anja.

My Story is the introduction to Anja's CaringBridge site.

Be sure to read the latest in the journal, view the photo gallery, and drop us a line in the guestbook.

In brief, as a result of Dick's concern about a language change (she started speaking English when she normally would have spoken Dutch) and word recollection, Anja went to the doctor. Her doctor ultimately ordered an MRI, which revealed a tumor in her brain. She and Dick spoke with a neurosurgeon on Wednesday, October 15th, and she is scheduled for surgery on Thursday, October 23rd. Read the Journal for updates.


Anja Lodge posted a new journal entry.

Today, October 13th, is five years to the day since Anja had the first MRI that her doctor ordered after the problems that had surfaced shortly before. While she was still ... Read more

Bob McCallum signed Anja's Guestbook.

Dick, I'm happy that you are moving on with life. More power to you and your familyAloha & F & S,Bob Read more

Don Reed signed Anja's Guestbook.

I was great to see you, Dick.  I'm glad I made the trip.  I'm also glad to be back home.Don Read more

janet harmon signed Anja's Guestbook.

hi dick,  hope  you had a great time at the reunion.can't believe it was five years or so ago that Anjahad that diagnosis.  thinking very fondly of herand you today.Janet Read more

Angie Abernathy signed Anja's Guestbook.

It is wonderful that you are surrounded by supportive friends and family!  I'm so happy that you have years of wonderful memories with Anja as well. Read more

Diane McCullough signed Anja's Guestbook.

Dick,It was good to read your message from yesterday.  You and Anja have been on my mind more this week than usual - must be the universe is calling.  Take care and ... Read more

Margy McKelvie signed Anja's Guestbook.

Dick,Thank you for taking the time to share this activity and this anniversary. Margy Read more

Astrid Homan signed Anja's Guestbook.

Hoi Dick,These 'moments' will always keep coming, but the pain will lessen!!Know you are not alone - you have many, many friends who are here for you. PS: Rijsttafel...... Read more

signed Anja's Guestbook.

In memory of Anja Lodge. Cindy and I think of her often. We treasure the friendship she showed and believe that she and Dick indeed had something special! Read more

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