I found this out in the Facebook posts about the tragedy. Unbelievable. Unbelievably tragic on, now, yet, another level.
I first met Bill Jarboe as SP5 Jarboe at Ft. Ritchie, MD on my first assignment after AIT. He and I both then got picked for the project Kunia assignment, so went TDY to Ft. Gordon for SATCOM school and then 4 months training at Ft. Meade before going to Kunia, HI. I ran into him in Korea after the Hawaii assignment,… Continue Reading
I searched several times over the years after hearing from someone that Mart passed away. I finally found something.
I think I can honestly say that Mart, of all my teenage friends, has held one of the more significant memories for me. We hung out like thick and thin for a while. I actually learned how to and then… Continue Reading
I don’t know how, but I was killing time and surfing the web and I came across this piece on some web site called Irish Central. The pic… her (old OD green fatigues with the USACC/USAISC patch) Army picture caught my eye (I had that pic linked here from the irishcentral.com site but it disappeared!),… Continue Reading
I knew Richard from junior high school days, and had more ‘extracurricular’ interactions with him as we grew up thru the end of high school. Most of them went from running into each other and hanging out to some of those darker and hazier experiences doing shit that I eventually left home/the island… Continue Reading
Photos and video sent to us by Vangie of Hoben’s funeral services. Praying for you Hoben, and hoping you’re at peace now. Kailo you are one of God’s angels.
We had another celebration of life gathering for Peter, this one being at our house for our family and close friends tribute. We waited this long so that most of the family, our kids in particular since they grew up close to Peter, could attend. Lunch gathering…
When it’s a child, when the family is tangibly real to you, when you know the parent. What to say to them when their child dies by suicide… The saying is real: A parent should never have to experience the death of their child. I simply cannot imagine the horrific thoughts, reactions, parents experience… Continue Reading
Lynn held a small, friends circle kind, celebration of life for Peter at Choi’s Lounge in Pearl City last night/evening (Friday 2/1/19). Nothing formal, no speech or anything. Just friends showing up, mostly her work friends and their close circle, and us. I went, Lou, and then Lina and Justin showed… Continue Reading