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                                                       307th Bombardment Group Association

              This new Final Flights page was first started following our
                             2014 Family Reunion  in Santa Fe, NM. 
      Seven of our revered veteran members were in attendance, and
    while some of our most devoted may not be able to travel, they are
   always remembered and we are forever grateful for the part they played
in making the 307th Bombardment Group Association a successful, family unit.

          The hardest news to share and to receive is the news of one of our
   own taking their final flight and leaving this world to join
   their freinds and fellow
heroes who have gone before them. 
           This page is dedicated to all our dearly departed.

Berly Eugene FulmerBerly Eugene Fulmer Sr.
                         1925  -  2015

Berly Eugene Fulmer Sr, 90 years old of Lexington went to be with his Lord
and Savior Jesus Christ on Monday, October 26, 2015. 
A Celebration of Life service was held on Thursday, October 29, 2015 at St.
Peter’s Lutheran Church in Lexington, SC.  Interment was held in the church cemetery. 

Berly enrolled at Clemson University in 1943 for studies in aviation with an emphasis in
mathematics and physics.  Then, when the War to end all Wars broke out, he joined the
US Army Air Corps and served in WWII with the 307th Bombardment Group (HV)
as a Flight Maintenance Gunner and Aerial Gunner.

Berly was a long time member of the 307th Bombardment Group Veterans Association and
stayed in touch with many of the members, over the years, by attending the annual reunions.

Following the war, he worked at Shealy’s Incorporated and Southeastern Freight Lines
as a mechanic and shop foreman for over 45 years.  He also served for over 40 years in the
Lake Murray Fire District and the Lexington County Fire Service.  He was a member of
the Masonic Lodge for 60 years, a member of Lake Murray Community Center and a lifetime
member of St Peter’s Lutheran Church where he participated in Lutheran Men, Loving Group,
Bible Study, Sunday School and served on many committees.  Berly loved attending the WOW service. 
He also loved his Atlanta Braves and Clemson Tigers and was a proud member of IPTAY, the Clemson
Tigers' Official Athletic site.

 Berly was the son of the late David Alfred and Corrie Mae Meetze Fulmer.  He is survived by his
loving wife of 67 years Betty Lou Swindler Fulmer, daughters: Pat Fulmer Carr (Ray), Bobbi Fulmer
Buff, Jackie Fulmer Jumper, Cindy Fulmer Evans (Steve) and sons: Gene Fulmer Jr (Theresa)
and David Fulmer (Leigha).  Berly is also survived by his grandchildren, great-grandchildren and a
loving family of 45.  

Memorials may be made to St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 1130 St. Peter’s Rd, Lexington SC 29072.

James WalshJames Valentine Jay Walsh

James Valentine Jay Walsh, 95, of Fannett, passed away June 16, 2015,
of natural causes. Jay was born in Scott, La., in 1919, to Patrick and
Anderea Walsh. From 1942-1945 he served with the Army Air Corps
307th Bombardment Group (HV) in the South Pacific islands as a refueler
of B-24 heavy bomber aircraft.

Jay was a resident of Fannett since 1971
and retired from a career with Gulf Oil in 1981. Jay had a do-it-yourself
spirit, and his incredible resourcefulness yielded numerous unique and
amusing contraptions that adorn his self-built home. He always kept us
laughing with his picking and pranks he pulled. He loved spending time
with his family, especially the children. He was a friend to many, well
known and loved in the community, and never met a stranger.

Jay was preceded in death by his parents, his sisters Dessie Bennett of Port Arthur,
Dolly Richard of Houma, La., Amy Lavergne of Rayne, La., and brother
U.V. of Houston. Jay is survived by wife Rose B. Walsh of Fannett, children
Pauline Jacobson and husband Kent of St. John, USVI, Betty Dismukes and
husband Rick of Fannett, Dana Hargraves and Roger Heider of Greenbrier,
Ark, and James G. Walsh and wife Greta of Spring Hill, Tenn; stepsons
Randy Granger of West Orange, Terral Granger and wife Petra of Lippstadt,
Germany, Michael Granger and wife Cheral of Walker, La, ten grandchildren,
and sixteen great grandchildren. He has numerous nieces and nephews
including Gerald Lavergne and Rickie Lynn Duke.

The Walsh family will be forever thankful for the angels who gave their
unceasing love and devotion in the last year and a half as his body and mind
slowly diminished. "There is no way to express our thanks for the loving care
that they gave Sir Jay. He loved his girls. Thank you to Melody Mondy, Ems Velayo,
Frankie Elliott and Beulah Cathey for caring for him like their own father.
We would also like to thank the staff of Harbor Hospice House on Major Drive
for your excellent care and dedication. "

A gathering of family and friends took place on Friday, June 19, 2015,
at Broussard's Mortuary in Nederland.

Funeral services followed on Saturday, June 20, 2015 with Interment at Oak Bluff Cemetery in Port Neches.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the 307th Bombardment Group,
4015 Pendleton Drive, Spring Hill, Tenn 37174 or via The 307th BG Memorial Page or
VFW Post 4820, 1006 Port Neches Ave, Port Neches, Tx 77651.

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Frank QuailaCharles F. "Frank" Quaila                      

Charles F. "Frank" Qualia peacefully passed away June 13, 2015 in Midland, Texas.
Born on September 5, 1924 in Austin, Texas, Frank was the son of Charles B. and Jeanne Qualia.
He was raised in Lubbock, Texas and graduated from Lubbock High School. He then joined the
United States Army Air Corps in 1943 and graduated from air navigation school in early 1944.

A decorated veteran of World War II, he was a member of the 307th Bombardment Group of the 13th
Air Force, serving in the South Pacific Theater of WWII.  After the war, he returned to Lubbock,
where he met Bogan Sneed, the love of his life. Before leaving for Austin to attend the University of Texas,
Frank asked Bogan to wait for him, which she did. In 1949, he graduated with a B.S. degree in Petroleum Engineering.
Frank returned to Lubbock and married Bogan on April 22, 1950.  They moved to Midland where their four
children were born and he began his distinguished career as a Petroleum Engineer.

In 1973, he became an independent oil and gas operator. Frank loved the outdoors, wildlife, and nature.
He was a man committed to faith, family, and friends, and his humor was quite contagious. He is survived by his daughter,
Mary Ann Qualia and her husband Michael Martinez, Charlie Qualia and his wife Beth, Frances Betts and her husband Blake, and Patty Sides
and her husband Fred, and their son Cooper. He is also survived by his many cousins, nieces, and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Bogan; his parents; his sister, Alice Weaver; and his brother, Jimmy Qualia.

For all the years he lived in Midland, Frank was a devout Catholic and faithful member of St. Ann's Catholic Church.
The rosary was recited in the chapel at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 17, 2015.
A Mass was held at St. Ann's Catholic Church beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 18, 2015, followed by interment
at Resthaven Memorial Park. Pallbearers are Cooper Sides, Steve Weaver, John Weaver, Fred Sides, Michael Martinez, and
Blake Betts.

The Qualia family received family and friends to honor and celebrate the life of Frank, at the Midland Country
Club at 12:30 p.m., on Thursday, June 18, 2015.
Our heartfelt thanks to his physicians, Nurses, Unlimited staff and care givers,
and Hospice of Midland.

In lieu of flowers, you can make donations to:
St. Ann's Catholic School scholarship program,
Hospice of Midland, or your charity of choice .


Jacon Shoifet

Jacob Shoifet

March 24, 1920 - June 4, 2015

Jacob Shoifet died peacefully on Thursday, June 4, 2015 in Houston, Texas at the age of 95. He is survived by his beloved wife of 56 years,

Shirley (Abrahamson) Shoifet, his son, Jay Shofet, his daughter, Laura Yaffee and husband, Wayne, and his grandchildren Shani, Nadav,
Shosh and husband Yaron, and Gabi. He is predeceased by his parents, Rose and Benny Shoifet, his sister, Florence Shoifet, and his brother,
Sidney Shoifet. He accomplished many acts of chesed (kindness) and tzedakah (charity) and truly exemplified the expression that actions speak louder than words.

Jake was born on March 24, 1920 and raised in Sharon, Connecticut, for the first five years of his life in a country house without indoor plumbing.
The son of a shochet (a Jewish ritual slaughterer), Jake spoke Yiddish at home until he started school at a one-room schoolhouse. He graduated
Sharon High School in 1938, and joined the US Army Air Corps in 1941. Jake trained as radio operator and served in that role, and as a wing gunner, with the 307th Bombardment Group
on a B-24 bomber during a four year stint in the Pacific. Among other medals, Jake received the Distinguished Flying Cross with the Oak Leaf Cluster.
A bombing mission he flew in December 1943 from Guam was at the time the longest bombing sortie ever undertaken.

After his army days, Jake opened his own business in Millerton, NY, the Gateway Drive-In Restaurant, 90 miles north of New York City. This hot spot for both
locals and New Yorkers was known for its tasty menu, impeccable cleanliness, and of course, its hard-working and soft-hearted proprietor, Jake who trained teens
with disabilities to work in the restaurant. Jake’s idea caught on, and other businesses trained dozens of youths who needed a good break.

Jake met Shirley, the love of his life, and his partner for the last six decades on a blind date in 1957, but the couple might never have seen each other again as Jake was
scheduled to spend that winter in South Padre Island, Texas. But fate intervened when his father was tragically hit by a train and the dutiful son cancelled his trip; it wasn’t
yet Jake’s time to go to Texas. The two married and raised their family in Millerton. On the Shoifets’ oversized back lot, all the neighborhood gathered to play baseball in the
evening while Jake tended to his vegetable garden.

Jake worked as a school lunch manager from 1960 to 1986 in the Webutuck and Pine Plains school districts. Child nutrition was the cause closest to Jake’s heart, and he spent
many years lobbying in Washington for more nutritious and affordable lunches for school children as an official of the American School Food Service Association. One of his major
accomplishments in that field was when he was invited to testify before Senator George McGovern’s Select Committee on Nutrition and Human Needs at a series of hearings which
eventually culminated in America’s groundbreaking Child Nutrition Act.

A life-long liberal Democrat, Jake was always immersed in Millerton politics. Having lost a mayoral bid by two votes in 1965, Jake sought the office again two decades later and won.
Jake served two more mayoral terms subsequently and proudly gave the “Key to Millerton” to friends and family.

In addition to local politics, Jake, like his wife Shirley was involved in numerous civic and community organizations. He fostered youth baseball leagues, was instrumental in bringing a
public swimming pool to Millerton, and was the Lion’s Club Citizen of the year in 1983. Jake was also a private caterer, serving up spaghetti and meatball dinners and his famous steamboat
round at events all around the area.

Jake’s last job in the northeast was as a site manager at the Senior Nutrition Program in Lakeville, CT, where he showed that his desire to serve nutritious meals to people extended across the generations.

At the age of 88, Jake decided it was time to get away from the cold and snow to move closer to his family; though proud of his son in Israel, and always happy to visit there, Houston was a
more realistic destination and this time he was able to get to Texas! He sold his house and moved to be near his daughter and family. In Houston, Jake retired to a place where he liked the weather
more than the politics and he enjoyed sitting on the porch and playing a little poker. For a change, someone else was making three meals a day. Jake was lucky enough to make a dear friend in
Houston, Bernie Bootin, who was his constant companion in his last years.

When this army airman took his last flight, we lost a husband, father, grandfather, restaurateur, school lunch manager, lobbyist, mayor, civil servant, and tzadik (righteous person).

Tom Pelle Telling a war story to the Associated PressThomas Walter Pelle

Thomas Walter Pelle, born May 24, 1924, passed away at Jacksonville
Memorial Hospital on November 9, 2014.
He is survived by his wife Betty Garrison Cox Pelle; his son Russell Pelle; his
daughters Lu Ann Pelle and Nancy Strother (Tim); grandchildren Katie
Byrum, Sarah Strother, Matthew Strother, Thomas A. Pelle and Tajhe
Pelle; daughter-in-law Eda Antonia Pelle and her  son Oscar,; great
grandchild Emily Strother; sister-in-law Joann Pelle; and many nieces
and nephews.

Tom was preceded in death by his wife of 50 years, Grace
McCracken Pelle and his brother, Raymond Pelle.

Tom was born and raised in Louisville, KY where he graduated from Male
High School. He worked for CSX Company and relocated to Jacksonville in
1980 and retired in 1987.

Tom was a lifetime member of the 307th Bombardment Group Veteran's
Association and was a favorite among the membership.  We was also a
member of the 13th Jungle Air Force of the Army Air Corps. He served his
country as a radio operator and gunner in the Pacific Theatre during World
War II aboard a B-24 and was awarded the Purple Heart.

Tom was an ordained Deacon and Elder in his church in Louisville, KY and
a member and past-president of the Optimist Club there. Known as a sweet
and gentle man by all who met him, he was an avid musician who played,
among other things, all fretted instruments, acoustic and classical guitars,
banjos of all kinds, bass, mandolin ukulele and many more.  He was nominated
and voted the honorary position of Music Director of the 307th Bomb Group,
during the Santa Fe reunion in September, 2014.  He was a member of the
First Coast Banjo Band and The Fretted Instrument Guild. He also, enjoyed
being a member of the ROMEOs (Retired Old Men Eating Out).

Below is an exerpt from Tom's interview with the Associated Press in Santa Fe, NM

Pelle Palmer and McGuire
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Thousands of feet above the Pacific Ocean, the bullets were coming fast and the flak was flying. Japanese fighter planes whizzed around like bees as the American forces in their lumbering B-24 bombers tried everything to reach their targets, save fuel and stay airborne for the long trip home.
Tom Pelle, a 20-year-old tech sergeant, was pulling double duty as a machine gunner that October day.

That was 70 years ago, but he remembered the battle like it was yesterday.
“They hit every one of us. They shot down seven, and we were almost number eight,” said Pelle, who lost his leg in the battle. Pelle barely survived the battle on Oct. 3, 1944.

By the time it was over, his plane had 420 holes in it. He nearly bled to death after having his leg shot off. With each beat of his heart, blood from what was left of his limb squirted onto the side of the plane. Between throwing up and passing out, he could see his crewmates working to save his life, using their belts as tourniquets.

Tom agreed the story of the 307th is one of survival. They braved the challenges of navigating the Pacific along with the relentless attacks of the Japanese Zeros. Their focus: Destroying supplies and equipment being used by the Japanese, including refineries and the ships that would transport oil and fuel to enemy installments.

Tom was buried in Jacksonville National Cemetery with full Military Honors.

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Boris HidalgoBoris V. Hidalgo
                             1924 - 2014

Boris V. Hidalgo died of natural causes on Oct. 7, 2014, in Round Rock, Texas, surrounded by his family, just days after celebrating his 90th birthday.

Boris was born to Vicente Vega Hidalgo and Raquel Lopez Hidalgo in 1924, in Brownsville, Texas. In 1929, he moved with his parents and siblings, Hector and Xochitl, to Detroit, Michigan, where his father began work for the Ford Motor Company. Two years later the family returned to Brownsville, where Boris attended local schools and graduated from Brownsville High School in 1942.

After high school, he enlisted in the US Army Air Corp (predecessor to the United States Air Force). He served in the 307th Bombardment Group/13th Air Force, and in the 424th Bomb Squadron as a flight engineer/gunner aboard B-24 bombers, and flew over 40 bombing missions in the Pacific Theatre.

On April 4, 1944, his plane, along with 47 other bombers, embarked on a bombing raid over the Truk Islands. Only 12 of the 48 planes returned from that mission. Boris' B-24 bomber was shot down by enemy fire. He and the rest of his 10 man crew parachuted over the Pacific Ocean amid intense strafing fire from Japanese planes. They remained adrift in heavy seas for 12 hours until they were rescued by
the destroyer USS Anthony. Following that rescue, his crew was ordered to Sydney, Australia, for recuperation, but instead, he and one other crew member immediately volunteered for the next bombing mission. At the end of the war, he re-enlisted and served in the Berlin Airlift. He attained the rank of staff sergeant and received the Air Medal with 3 Oak Clusters, the Good Conduct Medal, the Asian-Pacific Campaign Medal, the World War II Victory Medal, and the Army of Occupation Medal (with C-54 Aircraft Clasp signifying service in the Berlin Airlift)

After discharge from the Army Air Corp, he returned to Brownsville and married Sara Klahn, the daughter of Henry James and Francisca Klahn. Together, they had five children.

He then began a long and proud career with the US Civil Service. His first assignment was as a US Customs officer in Laredo, Texas. But when President Eisenhower implemented government budget cuts, Boris, along with other recently hired service men were temporarily laid off. He returned to Brownsville, and joined Pan American World Airways while awaiting reassignment in the civil service system. Within months, he was reassigned to the US Border Patrol in McAllen, Texas. Four years later, he transferred to the US Postal Service in Brownsville, Texas. Then, in 1963, he accepted a new assignment as a US Customs Inspector in Hidalgo, Texas.

His wife and children remained in Brownsville while he commuted to work in Hidalgo. Eventually, he would be transferred to Brownsville and would later be promoted to the newly created position of District Intelligence Officer for the US Customs Service's South Texas region. His pride in his work and his sense of duty and dedication to government service are reflected in the fact that he did not retire from the US Customs Service until 1997 at the age of 73.

Throughout his career, he worked tireless hours, holidays, and double-shifts to provide support and college tuition for his five children so that they could earn the university degrees which he had never attained for himself. He often said that he would not retire until he had put all 5 of his children through college. He stuck to that promise. His children are grateful and duly proud of his commitment to their education and to the lessons he taught them about the importance of strength of character and work ethic.

In 2009, Boris and his wife Sara moved to Round Rock, Texas, to be closer to their children and grandchildren.

A heartfelt memory of Boris:  An exherpt from the Brownsville Herald (March 6, 2005)

The Brownsville Herald

A storm was out when Boris V. Hidalgo was returning with the rest of the B-24 squadron from Truk Atoll in Micronesia.  Japanese fighter planes were hot on their tail. A few bullet holes later and Hidalgos bomber was going down into the choppy waters of the South Pacific.

Hidalgo is glad that, 60 years later, he is able to tell the tale.

During his Army career, from 1942 to 1949, he ascended to the rank of staff sergeant and earned a presidential citation, and medals for good conduct and the various missions he flew.

But all those material accolades have been mere memories since a devastating hurricane struck South Texas in 1967.

"I lost them during Beulah, said Hidalgo, an 80-year-old Brownsville native. My mother had them in the garage so they got so soaked and mildewed."

Four decades later Hidalgo has been reunited with his medals.

On Saturday afternoon his family from Harker Heights visited his Brownsville home and presented him with a replacement set that they collected at military surplus stores and antique dealers.

Boris medals recovered

"We're just acknowledging a first-class hero," said Hidalgos son-in-law Randy Van Dusen, as he presented the medals and a plaque of recognition.

Hidalgo replied modestly, "Now, dont over do it."

Van Dusen, an Army veteran of the Persian Gulf War in the early 1990s, said he admired Hidalgos military service. This admiration prompted he and his wife Sara Van Dusen to research which medals Hidalgo earned and try to track them down.

Presented with the plaque, Hidalgo was almost at a loss for words.

"Now I have something to leave the grandchildren," he said.

Hidalgo and his wife Sara Klahn have five children and 13 grandchildren, all of whom have heard bits and pieces of his military history. Hidalgo wanted to make sure they remembered their family history and why he did what he did.

Hidalgo enlisted in 1942 as soon as he graduated from high school.

My brother was already in the Air Force, and at that time everybody wanted to do their part and I always wanted to be in the thick of things, Hidalgo said.

He got his wish. During World War II Hidalgo flew 600 hours of combat time serving as an aerial engineer gunner on several B-24 Liberators.

After two years working with various training schools in the Army, Hidalgo was sent to the South Pacific in February 1944. On April 4 of that year his plane and 47 other B-24s were called for a bombing raid on Truk Atoll.

By the time they reached the rendezvous only 17 planes had enough fuel to complete the mission. Four of those were shot down on the way back, including Hidalgos plane, he said.

We got shot in our number two engine, he recalled. We got caught in a squall, and thats what saved us.

The sudden thunderstorm kept the Japanese fighter planes at bay while Hidalgo and the rest of the flight crew parachuted out of the crashing bomber.

The zeroes (Japanese fighter planes) were strafing us as we were coming down, he said. We didnt want to give them a fixed target so we started swinging in our chutes like we were trained to.

All 10 men from the B-24 survived the descent and survived for 12 hours at sea thanks to their May West life preservers.

At around 6 oclock in the evening it started getting dark, Hidalgo said. I thought we would never get rescued and I still had my .45s so I thought I might blow my brains out. Of course, all my ammunition was soaked.

The strong weather conditions continued as the U.S.S. Anthony, a Fletcher class destroyer, came to rescue the crew of the downed plane.

The waves would go 30 feet high, Hidalgo said. Sometimes the destroyer would be up there, sometimes it would be below us.

All 10 men were eventually brought aboard the ship and given the option of leave in Australia.

My assistant engineer Charles Hafko and I decided to go on a mission the very next day because we decided if we waited, we would lose our nerve, Hidalgo said. Since Chuck and I already knew each other, we became great friends.

Hidalgo kept in touch with Hafko, off and on over the years, but he loves sharing stories with veterans he meets at reunions and in veterans organizations.
Boris is survived by his beloved and devoted wife of 63 years, Sara Klahn Hidalgo; 5 children, Boris A. (Norma) Hidalgo of Kingwood, Texas, Sara A. Van Dusen of Harker Heights, Texas, Cynthia A. (Carlos) Rodriguez of Coppell, Texas, Judith A. "Judy" (Joaquin) Hinojosa of Round Rock, Texas, and Henry J. "Rick" Hidalgo of The Colony, Texas; 12 grandchildren, Marc D. (Anne) Hidalgo, Melinda E. (Kyle) North, Joshua K. (Isabella) Van Dusen, Nicolas D. (Marissa) Rodriguez, Victor A. (Rachel) Rodriguez, Briana C. Rodriguez, Lisa N. Hinojosa, Aaron J. Hinojosa, Kevin T. Hinojosa, Christopher R. Hidalgo, Michael A. Hidalgo, and Stephen J. Hidalgo; and 4 great-granddaughters, Sienna K. Van Dusen, Emilia L. Van Dusen, Harper R. Hidalgo and Hayden G. Hidalgo; his younger sister, Xochitl Vega Hidalgo; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins in the extended Hidalgo, Vega, Lopez, Klahn, Zarate, Rodriguez, and Leandro families.

He was predeceased by his parents Vicente Vega Hidalgo and Raquel Lopez Hidalgo, by his brother Hector Vega Hidalgo, and by his granddaughter Analisa Hidalgo.

Boris was buried  in Buena Vista Burial Park, Brownsville, TX

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 Bill Watson                              William Julian "Bill" Watson
                           1925 - 2014

 William J. (Bill) Watson, Jr. 89 of Roanoke went home to be with the Lord Tuesday, December 2, 2014. Bill was a member of the 307th BG Association.  He served his country in World War II as a B-24 Nose gunner with the 307th Bombardment Group's, 372th Bomb Squadron.

Bill was a graduate of Roanoke College, retired from the N & W Railway, and a longtime member of North Roanoke Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his wife Betty Jane Davis Watson, and his parents, William J. Sr. and Delma Langford Watson. Surviving are his sons, Gary W. Watson and wife Robin of Roanoke; Daniel E. Watson and wife Kari of Clayton, N.C.; grandchildren, Gray and Allie Watson; sister, Doris Sue Watson Atkins and husband Tom ; brother, Carl F. Watson and wife Betty Rice Watson all of Roanoke; sister-in-law, Velma Davis of Salem and numerous other family member and friends including devoted friend, Sabrina Thompson.  Bill's family requests memorials be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital P O Box 1000 Dept. 142 Memphis TN 38101-9908, in lieu of flowers.
A graveside service was conducted on Thursday, December 4, 2014 in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens by Dr. Darryl G. Crim.

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James Walsh

 James Valentine "Jay" Walsh 1919-2015

June, 2015

A Memorial Gift was made to the 307th Bombardment Group in
honor of Jay Walsh, on behalf of the "Girls" from Tobin.
Reverently posted by Linda Hyslop, Michele Klein, Anna Moy and
Laurie Semlinger of San Antonio, TX

A Tribute to Jay's Inner Peace

 An unspoken word, and nothing is heard
Thoughts once deferred, float in my mind

Now safe from all harm, Jay is peaceful and calm
Soothing with balm, it's his time to unwind

Jay will be forever and always remembered by the Girls from Tobin