Thursday, March 31, 2016

Saying goodbye

Today we say goodbye to our friend Tania who passed away last Sunday after a year or so of illness, we shared many happy memories of sewing days, road trips, group gatherings and teaching sessions.

visits to the city

sewing days at the Gisborne Quilt shop..
playing tricks on Shez..


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on the road to Echuca, yes we had a stop at the quilt shop in Rochester..

we met on FNWF evenings and helped each other make the Underground Railroad blocks 

summer gatherings at Tracee's house...

the friendship quilt we made for Tania when she was first diagnosed.
Thank you for the many happy memories Tania.
Rest In Peace.





18 comments:

Julie said...

I was so deeply sorry to read of your friends passing Sue ...I read it over on Shez's blog too .. she was very young. Your photographic memories that you have are a wonderful record of the fun times you had. Sending hugs to you Sue x x x

Fiona said...

xxx
Hugz

Willsquiltnsew said...

A lovely set of memories for our dear friend, RIP dear Tania.
❤️

Ondrea said...

Such a sad and beautiful post. I have only just read Shez' post and I am so sorry you have all lost such a lovely friend. My heart goes out to you all with many angel hugs.

Michelle Ridgway said...

I was so sad to hear about Tania's passing. Sending big hugs Sue xxx

Kim said...

So sorry to hear of Tania's passing. Sending hugs Kim xxx

Melody said...

Tania was such a beautiful and kind person. I will never forget her.

Susan said...

Hold on to those happy memories. X

retdairyqueen said...

So sad
Some lovely memories there
I bet she treasured the quilt you guys made for her

marina said...

Was remembering all the great get togethers today and revisited photos of those times shared too.
Had you gisborne girls in my thoughts too.
So happy to see your collection of photos.
X

shez said...

My dear sweet friend,I know how hard this has been for you I have been thinking of you all day ,you have a beautiful lot of memories there and they will hold a special place in your heart,sending you the biggest hugs .xx

Elyte said...

So shocked and saddened when I heard. We did make some lovely memories.

Jo said...

I feel so much for you at the moment. Nothing said is enough. Tania will be missed. Take care...

rita said...

We ere sorry to hear of Tania's passing. Hugs from MooseS and Rita

Chookyblue...... said...

you and the Gisborne girls provide me with much blog entertainment........always love seeing what you get up to........I have never met any of you but feel I know you all thru the blog posts I read.........so I was so sad to hear Tania had died.........I knew she had been unwell but I didn't expect this at all...........sending love and hugs to you and all the girls.....please pass on my hugs to them also.........

Diane-crewe said...

So sad to read this .. I hope her passing was easy and peaceful and surrounded by family and happy memories x

Farm Gate Creations said...

Well done!

Tracy said...

Sorry to hear of Tania's passing Sue. How lovely for you to have been there for her and have such fun times together.