Leonor Cruz Gavino passed into the presence of the Lord on September 10, 2023.
Message given by Jim Lonie at the funeral service for Leonor Gavino, 1922-2023
A quiet retreat an hour’s drive from Winnipeg
Doing things together intentionally – a great way to build a lasting bond between grandfather and grandchild.
I admit to anticipating being a grandparent and expecting the event to be a grand epiphany. Then it simply happened: in 2012, my eldest gave birth to my first grandson. Such joy! And each grandchild born since — there are now seven — brought gladness every time. Both my grandfathers were my personal “influencers” in…
My father, Catalino Tamayo Gavino, passed into the presence of the Lord last January 12, 2018. Of the many photographs of him that I have kept, the one above perhaps conveys the man that he was.