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  • Dec 19, 2012 3:18pm

    hi amy dan

    long time no write to you but mom and i have been in contact wiyh you guys by phone and in person.

    we have you in our daily prayers so keep up your good work and pray right along with  us. we hope to see you at our home on Christmas day.













    bill shannon

  • Jul 20, 2012 8:58am

    Uncle Dan & Aunt Amy,
    Miss and love you both! I need to come up with my mom sometime in the next few weeks to see you.

    elise gottsacker

  • Jul 15, 2012 11:43am

    It is so good to read your update, Amy.  You and Dan continue to be in my thoughts and prayers.  Stay strong -- and please keep the updates coming as you have time.

    Penny Haakenson

  • Jul 10, 2012 1:27pm

    Thanks for the update.  I had lunch with Tom last week and learned about your visit to the Windy City!  Are you a Bears Fan yet? LOL I wish I would have known, I would have stopped on my frequent jaunts into the city.  RIC is a fabulous friend.  I had a friend there and she met a few crowns of state who sent their family there!  They are world reknown! 

    Keep up the fight! 



    Johnette Van Dien

  • Jul 5, 2012 8:40pm

    Hi Dan and Amy--

    Just a quick drive-by posting to say thanks for the update.  We think about you both a lot, and hope that the good days outnumber the not-so-good ones.  Cyberhugs and prayers for you both--

    Joy and Jon

    joy hay

  • Jul 5, 2012 8:57am

    Dear Dan & Amy,

    I am so pleased to see the update from you. I was checking every few days to see how you are. You are in my morning thoughts and prayers when my dog and I take our walk...in this heat it is about 5 AM. So, although I have not been consistent writing in your guestbook, I have been consistent in my prayers for you.

    Lorna George

  • Jul 4, 2012 5:11pm

    Dear Dan & Family: I wish I had something more eloquent to say, but I'll leave it simply at .... you are all in my prayers.  Godspeed Dan.  It's clearly a life's challenge and I'm so sorry in that regard.  I wish you all the best and will continue to read the posts.  May God bless your steps forward.

    Dave Albright

  • Jul 3, 2012 9:22pm

    Sounds like a huge improvement!! Congrats! You remain in our thoughts and prayers. Hope you have a Happy 4th!! Nancy

    Nancy Rittgers

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  • Jul 3, 2012 7:48pm

    Hey Dan and Amy,

    We are thinking of you!  It sounds as if you are depending upon the strength of God who loves us in our strengths and our weaknesses!  We have been thankful for that as well during our life trials.  Continued grace to you and continued moments of hope and thankfulness as well.  Lots of love to both of you.

    Celia and Mike Fluekiger

    celia and mike fluekiger

  • Jul 3, 2012 4:20pm

    HAPPY 4th OF JULY to both of you!  Good to hear all the updates.  Glad you're back at work Amy..me too.  Dan sounds loke he's doing good.  Glad he's still going for therapy and hope the botox will work.

    Italian Fest coming up soon.  Hope to see you there.

    Stay cool.  I think we brought some of Florida with us.  We don't mind the hot weather, as we don't hurt as much.  We're old!

    Love to you and your family.  Prayers too.

    Gerry & Gary Lipor

  • Jul 3, 2012 4:09pm

    Hi Amy and  Dan,  We just read your new update.  Thanks for finding the time to keep everyone posted.  We feel so fortunate to receive your phone calls when you are out walking.  We are so proud of both of you!  Most couples are not able to handle the many challenges you face.  But, as you know, your faith in God, gets you through many difficult times.  You also have so many wonderful friends and a great family, if I may say so!!  We love you and will make it a date to see you soon.  Forget about our invite for tomorrow,  I don't think anyone will want to be outside, unless they're in a pool or running through a sprinkler.   Love you guys,  Mom an Dad

    bill shannon

  • Jul 3, 2012 11:51am

    Dan & Amy,

    Thanks for keeping us updated on your progress. As far as challenges go you've faced yours with true courage or as Hemingway described it "grace under fire."

    You always in our thoughts and concerns.

    James Tobias-Becker

  • Jul 3, 2012 11:18am

    Hi Dan and Amy,

    Thanks so much for the update.  Sounds like some good things are happening along with all the challenges.  I think of you both everyday and send my love and prayers.  You are both amazing. 



    Jane Schrimpf

  • Jul 3, 2012 10:20am

    Dan and Amy -  
    Your faith, your endurance, your strength, your love amazes me. You both are saints-on-Earth. 
    Continuing to be in my prayers each and every day,Liz (Casciaro) Gaertner 

    Liz Gaertner

  • Jul 3, 2012 10:18am

    Bravo! You guys just continue to inspire us all. We all take the little things for granted—you are truly amazing. The best to you and your family.


    Cyndy Seitz

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