Sunday, June 20, 2010

Happy Father's Day to My Awesome Dad!

~ His name is George and he'll be 85 in September ~
~ Father of 5 daughters, 3 grand daughters and 1 great-grand daughter ~
~ Husband of Anna for 55 years ~
~ 20 year Navy Veteran: served in WWII, The Korean War and Vietnam ~

- Is proud to be an American

- Tony Bennett and Patsy Cline make him swoon

- Loves vacationing on Cape Cod

- Makes any dance partner look like Ginger Rodgers

- Has a soft spot for Boston Terriers

- Prefers his beer in a warm glass

- Tells a joke with perfect comedic timing

- Sings "God Bless America" louder than Kate Smith

- His fried smelts and homemade cocktail sauce are to-die-for

- Never missed a day of work in his life

- Has the proud distinction of having laid a wreath at the tomb of the unknown soldier

- When I show him this post he'll shed tears of pride and joy! :)


Sandi said...

Happy fathers day to your father today Diane! I am glad you had a wonderful father like I did! We are the fortunate ones!

Karen P. said...

What a touching tribute to your dad! Treasure every precious moment with him!