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Rest In Peace

September 22nd, 2017 Leave a comment Go to comments
A gentle place outside Hampton, South Carolina

A gentle place outside Hampton, South Carolina

Foto by Jorma Kaukonen

Tuesday I drove 580 miles from the Fur Peace Ranch to Hampton, South Carolina where Zach’s mom, Stephanie was to b interred. Zach has grown into quite the young man… he is carrying the weight well!

Nearby cotton fields

Nearby cotton fields

Foto by jorma Kaukonen

She will sleep in peace here…

In the shade of the old live oak...

In the shade of the old live oak...

Foto by Jorma Kaukonen

Fair wind and following seas sister…

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  1. DennisK
    September 23rd, 2017 at 03:05 | #1

    May she rest in peace, sorry for your loss.

  2. Carol Chaney
    September 23rd, 2017 at 07:44 | #2

    “Each night when you look at the sky,do not see them as stars,but as porch lights safely welcoming your loved one home”. Love to Zach from Cousin Carol and the Chaney Gang.

  3. dave g
    September 23rd, 2017 at 16:37 | #3

    Very sad to hear. May she rest in peace.

    I just lost my 90 y.o. mom yesterday, so it is indeed a weight as most will know. She really had a full go-round, a strong faith to the end, and kept the doctors laughing with her stories until the final day. She was also a major volunteer for the disabled in her hometown.
    Given her business skills, Heaven is about to undergo a major reorganization!

  4. Barbara Jacobs
    September 23rd, 2017 at 17:09 | #4

    These photos and your words are elegiac and represent a loving coexistence.

  5. carey georgas
    September 23rd, 2017 at 20:52 | #5

    Your pride of and love for your son is powerfully evident, surely a great solace as he carries that weight.

  6. George Anthony
    September 23rd, 2017 at 23:00 | #6

    Very sorry for Zack, Jorma, Vanessa, and extended Family.

    Prayers, Thoughts and Love from us to you.
    George and Denise

  7. johno
    September 24th, 2017 at 11:20 | #7

    What a beautiful place. So sorry Zach.

  8. Jim
    September 25th, 2017 at 17:15 | #8

    So sorry Jorma and Zach and family – my mom also died of cancer though she made it to her 80s – I think of her most days as I’m sure you will forever –

  9. Steve
    October 9th, 2017 at 14:27 | #9

    Sincere condolences.

  10. October 15th, 2017 at 02:23 | #10

    Jorma has never ceased to amazed me with the Embryonic Journey – what a musical IDEA supreme ! Will never tire of that song,and it my wish it be played at my funeral some day, along with Oya Como Va.